Blending a family is easy, right? Find a new spouse, get married, work out a few living details and introduce your stepchildren…that’s it! You’re golden, right? Blended Family Counselor Ron Deal says “not so fast”. Blending two families is a lot slower, more complicated and more fraught with challenges than anyone expects.
Ron L. Deal is one of the most widely read and viewed experts on blended families in the country. He is Director of FamilyLife Blended® for FamilyLife®, founder of Smart Stepfamilies™, and the author and Consulting Editor of the Smart Stepfamily Series