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Divorce Facts - Part 3 Divorce rate falling

Contrary to all the doom and gloom reporting, marriages ending in divorce has fallen in recent years.  I bet you are as surprised as we were to hear this fact.  If you married in the most recent years, since 2000, the percentage of marriages ending in divorce appears to be…

Divorce Facts - Part 2 Longevity

The chance of divorce is greatest between the 4th and 8th wedding anniversaries.  This is obvious when you think about it.  Couples are settling into their lives, responsibilities are being shared (or not), and life is changing (jobs, children, dependents). People are learning to rely on each other, or not,…

Divorce Facts - Part 1 Divorce rate

Given Cathy’s latest interview on 'Regrets after Divorce' was based on statistics generated from a recent survey, we thought we’d share with you the latest divorce figures in a mini-series of four articles. The most recently available statistics from the Office for National Statistics were published December 2012. These estimate that…

Regrets after Divorce - Interview

Cathy Foster of Duo Coaching has just been the ‘Expert’ on Julian Clegg’s Breakfast Show on BBC Radio Solent, commenting on the results of a recent survey of 2000 Britons who had ended a marriage or committed relationship, and whether divorce was ‘too easy’.   This found that after the…

Reconciliation in Rwanda

Came across this photo essay by Hugo Pieter, published by the New York Times under the sub-title '20 Years after the genocide in Rwanda, reconciliation still happens one encounter at a time.' So often, what Neil & I do in Duo Coaching is about getting to peace.  These photos and…