The situation of divorce is never easy for the children, who stuck between their parents. After divorce children have to choose either mother or father to stay with. Such situation can be very difficult for the children and can result in negative impact on their mental and physical health. In the American culture, the number of divorces and single parent families is increasing. Divorce is becoming a common experience for children and their parents. The situation is still complicated for children, because the main negative impact of the divorce is not caused by the separation of the parents. The negative impact is mainly due to the uncertainty of what is going to happen after divorce, due to the level of conflict among the parents. Millions of children in America are facing the consequences of divorce every year. The thesis for this essay is that divorce can be very difficult for children and can leave negative impact on them if parents choose the wrong way to deal with divorce.