The Post-Divorce-Parenting Glossary

Divorced-Parenting Term


A separation always preceeds a divorce.

A separation can happen without a divorce.

For alimony payment calculations, the standard of living at the time of separation is the status quo for the alimony award.


How can CustodyZen Help divorced or separated parents raise happier children? is an amazing website that helps divorced parents communicate the important issues related to raising thier children.

With simple, web-based tools, divorced parents can do things like:

  • Share & Change Schedules
  • Have Discussions Online
  • Coordinate parenting Strategies
  • Share Contacts
  • Share Photos
  • Share Documents
  • and much, much more!

Click here to learn more about how can help your divorced or separated family.