Mental Health Issues And Your Divorce Case

A divorce can be the cause or result of serious mental health issues for one or both parties. Many divorce cases involve depression, anger, substance abuse and other mental health issues that greatly impact the lives of the spouses and their children. If mental health concerns are part of your family law dispute, it is vital to choose an attorney with the specialized training necessary to address the situation.

At Laura Dale & Associates, P.C., a family law-focused firm based in Houston, we have handled numerous cases involving mental health concerns. We can protect you and your family though knowledgeable and compassionate representation.

Understanding Mental Health Issues

Texas attorney Laura Dale has a master's degree and a doctoral degree in psychophysiology. She knows what to do in cases involving mental health and family law concerns. She understands the impact these issues have on children and knows how to take the proper steps to address them in family law proceedings.

Our firm has represented clients who were suffering from depression and other health conditions, as well as clients who were seeking a divorce from a spouse with mental health concerns. We understand what needs to be done to protect your best interests and the best interests of your children. We can help guide you through the divorce process with the respect, care and skill you deserve.

Child Custody And Visitation Concerns

If you are concerned about the safety of your children due to mental health issues, you need to take action. It may be necessary to ask the court for supervised visitation or even to deny visitation in cases where your former spouse is unable to provide proper care. Documenting and presenting your case are vital to your child's welfare.

Contact us to schedule an appointment with our team. We can answer your questions.