Negotiating custody is often a contentious task. You must communicate with your ex and find an arrangement that works for both of you and your child, too. Needless to say, this can be stressful, so it is important to consider all of your options when you are contemplating a modification to your custody agreement. You should also consider whether a modification is the best option for your situation.
There are a few reasons why a modification might be necessary. In each case, you should discuss the proposed changes with your ex and your child before proceeding with any changes. The following are some of the most common reasons why you might consider a custody modification.