Not only is there the stress of court hearings, but there is also an emotional toll as well.
“When matters as important as custody and marriage result in court proceedings, feelings of overwhelm feelings of the loss of control, feelings of the loss of power can trigger a host of other reactions”, said Attorney George.

George said those reactions could be anxiety and anger or worse
The divorce proceedings and custody hearings take place at the Erie County Courthouse, Attorney George said even though there is a number of people involved from the judge to both parties and lawyers, it doesn’t make it any less draining or emotional.