Family Transitions is here to support individuals, couples and children who are experiencing problems within the family. We’ve equipped people throughout Sussex with the tools they need to enjoy their family again, or to embrace a positive different future.

Raising children can be a joy, yet at times is a relentless task and sometimes we can find ourselves caught up in unhealthy patterns, where communication seems impossible, family members stop listening to one another and resentment grows. Read More
Separation can be a very painful process and when emotional states are working overtime we can be overwhelmed by the practicalities necessary to move forward. Issues such as how, when and what to tell the children are usually a stumbling block for parents who are trying to ensure minimum disruption and disturbance for their children. Interim contact arrangements, bridging maintenance and holidays may need to be agreed upon and when emotions are raw, this can be difficult to do alone. Read More
Sometimes we can find ourselves feeling very trapped within a relationship. It creeps up on us and suddenly we feel we don’t know the other person anymore. It can seem an overwhelming prospect to do anything about it, as the consequences could be scary, so we get through each day as best as we can. Read more
For any issues including but not limited to:

  • Relationship breakdown
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Grief/loss
  • Substance misuse
  • Stress
  • Identity
  • Life planning
  • Cultural issues
  • Therapy with interpreters
  • Bullying
  • Self esteem

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Family consultancy works hand in hand with Collaborative Law and Mediation.

Traditionally people approach lawyers for divorce, embarking upon a legal procedure to separate from their partner. Unfortunately relationships are not legal entities and the emotional issues responsible for the breakdown of the relationship will continue if not increase during a divorce, causing more anguish, hostility and greater distress for all concerned. Read more