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The Impact Of Mental Health On Divorce And Custody

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Going through a divorce can be difficult and emotionally draining. The end of a committed relationship can bring emotional upheaval. For emotionally stable people, divorce and child custody disputes can be stressful enough to affect mental health. For individuals who already live with depression or other mental health conditions, the process can cause changes in their existing conditions.

Whether you are a parent who lives with mental health conditions or you are a parent who is concerned about your ex-spouse’s ability to care for your children in his or her current mental health state, it’s important to work with a family law attorney who understands the interplay between mental health issues and divorce or custody matters.

At the law office of Amy M. Levine & Associates, we represent individuals throughout Ohio and West Virginia in divorce and custody matters when mental health is a concern for either party. The common mental health conditions we see include:

  • Bipolar
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Depression
  • Schizophrenia
  • Narcissistic

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Family Law

Amy M. Levine
View Profile

Our Latest Blog Posts

Comparing personal bankruptcy options

When you think of bankruptcy, what comes to mind? Is it financial salvation? Probably not. More than likely, thoughts of overwhelming debt and wondering how you will recover from this financial pitfall without descending into financial ruin are filling your mind....

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Have or someone you know been pulled over by the police for suspicion of drinking and driving? Then the officer asked you to take a breath test to measure your blood alcohol concentration, and you blow way higher than you expected? You can honestly claim that you...

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