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A traumatic brain injury (TBI) occurs when a jarring from something like a vehicle accident or sports injury causes the brain to hit the skull. The injury can range from a mild concussion to severe brain injury.  Sustaining a brain injury can lead to loss of control of emotions andContinue Reading

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It’s not easy being a blended family. As the divorce lawyers in Oklahoma City at Strange Law Firm can attest, it can sometimes put a lot of strain on the family dynamic and tear a family in multiple directions. At the same time, blended families are becoming more and moreContinue Reading

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Ask a divorce lawyer, in Riverside, Corona, or anywhere else for that matter, and they’ll be able to tell you that dissolving a marriage is a tough situation. That situation becomes even more difficult in families that have special needs children. In these situations, stress can be even more intenseContinue Reading

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As human beings, we see horrible acts of violence every day. We try to make sense of it all and wonder how a person could commit such acts. More often than not, the media portrays the offenders’ family lives as unstable and dysfunctional, often telling a tale of severe childhoodContinue Reading

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The idea of the “typical” or “nuclear” family was outdated the moment it was introduced. In reality, there have always been millions of families with separated or single parents. The stigma around these scenarios implies that kids cannot be raised properly or be happy, but that simply isn’t true. ItContinue Reading

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Parents lead busy lives, which has made it difficult in the past to take your child everywhere they need to go. Thankfully, rideshare companies offer a reliable alternative for everything from band practice to hanging out with friends.  While there are other companies working to address this specific need, mostContinue Reading

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From family counselors to Spanish speaking family law attorneys, experts can attest that co-parenting is a challenge even in the best of times. During a quarantine situation, those challenges become even more difficult to navigate.  With social distancing protocols in effect, what’s typical when it comes to co-parenting isn’t alwaysContinue Reading

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Vacations are one of the best ways to unwind and leave the worries of day-to-day life behind you. For parents, however, the need to protect their children never ceases. While this is a fun time for you and the family, it’s natural to worry about their safety when traveling somewhereContinue Reading

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The effects of PTSD (Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder) can be devastating. In addition to the physical consequences (depression, anxiety, etc.), which can take a toll on personal health, the disorder can also wreak havoc on an individual’s relationships and family life.  These adverse outcomes can be even worse for children andContinue Reading

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Children are our future, and if those children are yours, it’s your responsibility to keep them safe while driving them to and fro. Driving with your kids can be stressful, but thankfully, there are some simple precautions you can follow to ensure you’re all properly protected from potential harm. Here’sContinue Reading