Even though Father's Day is a nationally-recognized holiday, it's often a difficult time for kids who've experienced grief or abandonment and women who experience high-conflict relationships with their ex's.
In fact, you may wonder whether it's better to ignore the holiday or "force" your kids to initiate some type of celebration. Fortunately, there's a lot you can do that falls in between those two extremes. For a list of suggestions for getting through the day, read When Father's Day Opens Old Wounds.
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