“Children experienced less stress as guardianship will be evenly divided,’
Children of divorced parents seem to be less stressed out if the custody fair is divided. The positive aspects of shared custody also applies when parents have a bad relationship.
That comes to the fore in a Swedish study among eight-hundred children.
According to researcher Jani Turunen Stockholm University, children lose that a parent be the contact with relatives and friends of the other parent. He quotes also the earlier studies, which showed that children were concerned about the parent that they are less often seen.
The study was specifically about the stress that children of divorced parents experienced. The stress increases, according to the Swedish researchers, as children with both parents in good contact. That the parents themselves may have a moderate relationship, allows for the stress level of the children according to this research.