The Top Five Ways that Parents Can be Considerate and Child-Focused in Parenting Plans

Part Four: Parents communicate positively with each other by:

  • agreeing on and using workable methods of respectful communication with the other parent.

  • letting the other parent know about the child’s activities and appointments as soon as possible.

  • giving as much advance notice as possible to the other parent about special occasions or requested changes to the schedule.

  • providing the other parent with travel plans and how the child and the parent can be reached.