Psychologists, Social Workers, Counselors, MFTs

Stepfamilies: Facts for Family

February 05, 2017

This Facts for Family provides a brief guide to help educate clients about stepfamily research.

When a stepfamily is formed, the members may have no shared family histories or shared ways of doing things, and they may have very different belief systems which may include a different ethnic or educational background, or religion. In addition, a child may feel torn between the parent they live with most (more) of the time and their other parent who they visit (e.g. lives somewhere else) ... (view this Facts for Family below for the full story).