Then you'll know that it's a time where huge changes meet hope and excitement for the future.
Take up a new hobby, invite friends around, throw yourself into your career: the main thing is to work on being strong and happy by yourself, rather than trying to get that from someone new. Only date someone if things really are over with your ex You might have begun the process of cutting financial and domestic ties with your partner but as clinical therapist Sherry Amatenstein, LCSW advises, you’re not ready to date someone new until you’ve cut the emotional ties too.
It’s ok to feel blue sometimes, it's ok to feel free and happy.
As long as you have the legal go-ahead, don't rush back into dating, and are honest when you do meet someone, chances are your feelings will become increasingly more stable and positive.
Additionally, while every state is now a no-fault divorce state, marital misconduct can still be considered in some situations.
Marital misconduct can encompass a wide variety of actions, including adultery and cruelty.