- 3 years ago
Join Denise as she has a mom talk with Deesha Philyaw. After their marriage ended, Deesha and Michael D. Thomas became the poster-children for divorce amongst their circle of friends and colleagues. While they wished they could have been the poster children for successful marriage, but it didn’t work out that way…
Despite the problems that ended their marriage, Deesha and Michael managed to established a congenial co-parenting partnership that allows their two daughters to thrive. In 2008, they founded co-parenting.org to connect with other co-parents and to offer advice, support, and encouragement. In 2013, their book, Co-Parenting 101: Helping Your Kids Thrive in Two Households After Divorce, was published by New Harbinger Publications. Both their book and the site are resources for those who find themselves parenting after a divorce or break-up.
Speaking engagements, workshops, and their Blog Talk radio show “Co-parenting matters” are other ways Deesha and Michael support pare