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Peter Jon Mitchell

Program Director, Family (Acting)

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Pandemic throws a curve at couples
REPORT June 13th

The COVID-19 crisis will highlight the value of the marriage bond in a way that will surprise many, notes Peter Jon Mitchell, acting director of Cardus Family. Marriages won’t merely survive, he believes, but thrive.

The value of the marriage bond in times of crisis
REPORT May 31st

Headlines warn that Canadian family courts will be overwhelmed with couples seeking post-COVID-19 divorces. But Canadian marriages won’t just survive the COVID-19 crisis, writes Acting Director of Cardus Family, Peter Jon Mitchell in Calgary's Business. They’ll thrive.

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