Divorce rates continue to rise in South Africa, especially in the Western Cape, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal and Eastern Cape.
Divorce mediation attorney Manndi Schuld says some of the main reasons for divorce include poor communication, finances and challenges with adapting to changing gender roles and boundaries.
After more than 20 years spent litigating divorces, Schuld now focuses on mediation and life coaching and shares her advice.
The impact of divorce in our society is huge.— Manndi Schuld, Attorney - The Divorce Centre
One of the reasons for the break up of marriages is communication. There is not enough courage to have difficult conversations.— Manndi Schuld, Attorney - The Divorce Centre
It's place where conflict can grow if we don't have a third party to talk to or facilitate difficult conversations.— Manndi Schuld, Attorney - The Divorce Centre
Listen to the discussion with the divorce expert:
This article first appeared on CapeTalk : What's causing so many married couples to split? A divorce mediator weighs in