Conflict between divorced or separated parents increases the risk of children developing physical and mental health problems.

A new study from the Arizona State University Research and Education Advancing Children’s Health (REACH) Institute has found that  experience fear of being abandoned when their divorced or separated  engage in . Worrying about being abandoned predicted future mental health problems in children. The work will be published in Child Development on January 12.

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