recoupled families

Stepfamily 101--The Insider Outsider Dynamic

Did you know that according to the US Bureau of Census over 50% of families in the USA are re-coupled or remarriages? In fact 1 out of every three children will spend some or all of their childhood growing up in a stepfamily. Although stepfamilies are common today, not many of us are aware of how the structure and dynamics of stepfamilies and recoupled families are different than first time families.