Couples Therapy: What If Only One Of You Wants To Go?

It’s not exactly happily-ever-after for the boomers entering empty-nesterhood in their 50s and beyond. According to a new study, the divorce rate among adults ages 50 and older is at a record high — doubling between 1990 and 2009. Roughly one in four divorces in 2009 — totaling more than 600,000 people — happened to those in the age 50-plus group, according to “The Gray Divorce Revolution,” an analysis of federal statistics conducted by researchers at Bowling Green State University. …