Research shows a 1/4 of parents, living with their partner and children think about separating from their partner for some time and in secret, before taking any action.
I don't find this surprising; Many of my clients have thought long and hard before deciding what they want to do.
It shouldn't be a rushed decision because more often than not, they're about to take life changing actions.
Quarter of parents living with partners ‘secretly consider separation or divorce’ OnePlusOne urges couples to seek early help A quarter (26%) of British parents who currently live with their partner and children have secretly considered separating from or divorcing their partner, according to new research from relationships support charity OnePlusOne. The OnePlusOne poll found that although 6 in 10 people in a relationship admit to having experienced relationship problems, a quarter (23%) have never sought help from friends, family or professionals or any other source to help them manage these. The most often turned-to sources of support are friends (23%), family (16%) and the internet (7%).