The Kate Spade Suicide And Understanding Depression

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June 14th, 2018 . Jackie Pilossoph

This week's Love Essentially is my interview with therapist, Marjorie Newman in regards to the Kate Spade suicide. I asked Newman to talk about depression, signs, and what we can do to help others or ourselves if we think we might be having thoughts ...

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Trying To Get Custody Of The Kids?

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June 5th, 2018 . Jackie Pilossoph

There is nothing more heartbreaking than custody battles—two parents each trying to get custody of the kids. This is a guest post by Ft. Worth based divorce attorney, Deborah Bankhead, who offers tips of increasing your chances of getting custody.Â...

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Who Pays For College In A Divorce?

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May 28th, 2018 . Jackie Pilossoph

In this week's Love Essentially, I offer a look at Illinois law when it comes to who pays for college in a divorce. Unfortunately, divorced people are required by law to contribute to their kids' college education, while married couples are not. Does...

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My Husband Cheated on Me. Why Do I Feel Guilty for Leaving?

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April 12th, 2018 . Jackie Pilossoph

A reader recently wrote to DGS: "My husband cheated on me. Why do I feel guilty for leaving?" Here are are the bullet points of her situation: She was married for 20 years when she found out her husband had two affairs: first he cheated with a good f...

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What Divorce Stress Can Do To Your Body

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April 9th, 2018 . Karen Malkin

By now, you probably know that stress--including divorce stress, takes a tremendous toll on your body, often showing up in the form of headaches, intestinal issues, weight gain, hypertension, insomnia, and other health problems. Did you know stres...

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