Christina McGhee Media
Christina McGhee, dubbed the “divorce coach by the UK press, gained worldwide attention for her work with three British families in the Channel 4 documentary “How to Divorce Without Screwing Up Your Kids.” She has been featured on television, radio and in print around the US and abroad, including the BBC, HLN with Kyra Phillips, Fox Family, LA Talk Radio, the Dr. Laura Berman Radio Show, Parents Magazine and The Times.
Today she spends much of her time doing outreach, promoting and speaking around the documentary SPLIT. For more in-depth information, a quote on current issues, interview or other media inquires,
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sample interviews and features
“Twelve Rules of a Healthy Separation” The Times
“How to Be a Good Divorced Parent – What the Expert Says” The Times, Saturday edition
“Forming a New Family” Argus Leader
“The Post Divorce Parenting Guide” The Independent
“Divorce Webinar Part of Texas PTA’s Push to Help Families at Home Too.” The Dallas Morning News
RADIO AND TV
“Kids: What Will This Do To Me” HLNTV’s Kyra Phillips from Raising America
“Should Parents Tell Their Children About Infidelity?” Interview with Dr. Laura Berman
“Two Homes After Divorce” Interview with Vicky and Jen on What Really Matters
current and past projects
SPLIT – A film about divorce for kids and their parents
Each year millions of children are left to manage their parent’s divorce, often on their own or with little support. Because kids listen to kids, SPLIT is made exclusively from the children’s point of view. Both with great honesty and courage 12 kids share the difficult truth about how it feels when parents part.
As captivating as it is charming, this unique documentary offers straight from the heart wisdom. Candid, moving and some times even funny, SPLIT dives headfirst into many tough issues, covering topics such as guilt over mom and dad breaking up, worries about being fair, how it feels to be caught in the middle and meeting new people. As children openly talk about difficult moments, this touching production will provide kids and their parents the opportunity to move forward with healing and hope.
Parenting Apart: How Separated and Divorced Parents Can Raise Happy and Secure Kids.
Unlike other experts, who get bogged down in elaborate theories about divorce and child development, Christina McGhee’s PARENTING APART presents practical tips for meeting your children’s needs. This essential “go to” resource shows how to give your children the support and guidance they need and offers immediate solutions to the most critical parenting problems divorce brings, with tips on every aspect of divorce and separation, whether gently explaining things to your children or maintaining a sense of stability while taking care of yourself.
Eighteen Top Experts Share Proven Strategies for Raising Confident, Kind, Resilient Kids February 2015.
From toughLOVE, a unique online community: balanced, practical advice for parents of school-age children from child psychology experts on how to handle everything from picky eating to media consumption to the homework wars.
The challenges of parenting evolve as the world becomes more complex. How do we set limits on what our children are exposed to without sheltering them too much? How do we raise them to be resilient, empathetic, upstanding adults? How do we get them to put down their smartphones and have a conversation with us?
toughLOVE offers advice from top parenting professionals who address all sorts of issues, from the timeless (picky eating, homework battles, how to have The Talk) to the timely (social media safety, feelings of entitlement, ways to balance schedules). Helping parents build a commonsense framework for approaching all kinds of dilemmas it shows them how to help their kids become capable, responsible, and productive from the first day of kindergarten through the first day of college…and beyond. Available February 2015
Parenting Apart Webinar Series:
With over one million kids each year becoming a part of a separated, divorced or blended family, parents and teachers are looking for more meaningful ways to help kids get through the process and thrive in a secure and happy world.
Helping every child reach their potential takes teamwork. That’s why the Texas PTA teamed up with Christina McGhee to offer the Parenting Apart webinar series to help support families dealing with the complex issue of parenting children together while living apart.
These LIVE interactive presentations offer key strategies and tips for addressing the most critical parenting problems divorce brings. Interested in bringing some support to your organization or company? Get in touch with Christina.
How to divorce without screwing up your kids
Documentary from Channel 4/Twenty Twenty Productions.
How to Divorce Without Screwing Up Your Children
This three part UK documentary series follows three British couples as they make a last ditch effort to minimize the damage that their divorces are doing to their children.
They’ve all signed up to work with American Divorce coach, Christina McGhee, where they must learn to love their kids more than they hate each other.