Dr. Karen Finn is a divorce coach and the owner of The Functional Divorce. She works with people through all the different life changes divorce creates so they can get to living the best of their lives.
One piece of advice almost everyone going through divorce hears is "You've got to create a budget". Although this is extremely practical advice, I think it sucks.You've just ended your marriage. You might have just moved. You might not have your kids all the time. You might be looking for a job. And, oh yeah, you feel like CRAP! Yet now you're... READ MORE
Heartbroken. Sometimes that's the only way to describe the tidal waves of grief that come with a breakup.Ending a relationship with someone or, worse, having someone break up with you causes incredibly painful feelings because of all the losses. You grieve the lost connection with that person. After all, you loved them so much. But let's get... READ MORE
Divorce changes everything — especially your feelings about your ex. Far from the love you felt on your wedding day, now you probably feel something closer to frustration, anger, or even downright hate.Hostile feelings during divorce are common but we all know NOT to expose our children to that toxic resentment, right?In my experience working with... READ MORE