Summary of the findings from studies of post-separation parenting outcomes, including family law case files analyses and surveys of separated parents.
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Children and young people in separated families: Family law system experiences and needs: Final Report 2018
This Research Report investigates the experiences and needs of young people whose parents have separated and have accessed the family law system.
Explores the behaviour of separated parents by exploring the psychology of post-separation parental disputes and then interrogating three data sets.
Does life satisfaction improve or decline as people grow older? What happens to people's outlook as they pass through the common events of life?
Estimates for men and women are derived from longitudinal data from Australia, Germany, Korea, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the United States
This report analyses trends in family law court filings over a nine year period between 2004-05 and 2012-13
This AIFS book explore some of the complexities of the child and family issues facing those working in social policy and legal systems
Using data from the HILDA survey, this article provides estimates on the impact of divorce on wellbeing for older Australians aged 55-74 years
The evaluation assessed the extent to which, by 2009, the changes to the family law system had been effective in achieving the policy aims
This summary report provides an overview of the evaluation findings