Today’s post was written by my friend and colleague, Terry Gaspard, MSW, LICSW. Terry has been a guest on my radio show, Beat the Odds: Successful Second Marriages. I think you’ll enjoy her well-thought out comprehensive article on how to repair trust after divorce.
Rebuilding trust is one of the biggest challenges that individuals face after divorce. Experiencing the breakup of your marriage can intensify trust issues. Because of your past experience, you might approach relationships warily and come to expect the worst. It may seem at times as if you’re wired to recreate the past. However, with courage and persistence, you can learn to trust again and restore your faith in love.