by Christian Dashiell Updated: Feb. 20, 2024 Originally Published: Feb. 5, 2024 in Fatherly And how to raise them so they have more…
While more men attend therapy than ever, it’s still a hard sell for many. Here, five once-reluctant men who decided to make the leap share their experience.
Published Sat, Jan 7 202310:09 AM ESTUpdated Sat, Jan 7 20235:47 PM EST Margot Machol Bisnow, Contributor Some parents…
Parenting is continuously evolving with time and it has never been more clear than if we look at Generation Z and their core values. The strategies our parents used are no longer valid and parents need to get with the times and adopt a better approach to raising kids.
What’s the most fascinating, new area of fatherhood research?
For a research nerd like me, it’s the biological connection between dads and their children. I’m not talking about the DNA dads contribute to their offspring.
Indifferent. Working. Absent. Stereotypes of fathers as disengaged and unloving are common, and generally underscored with longstanding cultural images of dads as incompetent in the role as parent.
Recently, my husband and I had a talk with our teen boys about phones. There was too much mindless scrolling going on, and we had an idea. What if, we said, you plug your phones in downstairs, in the basement? And when you need them, you go downstairs, do what you need to do, come back.
Don’t be stingy with how often you tell your son, “I love you.”
By teaching them how to play and offering a particular kind of emotional and
social support and dads are crucial to pave the way for kids’ friendships.
Resentment is corrosive. Here’s how to stop it from eating away at you. Resentment is like a drinking buddy. It keeps you company and lets you tell your story of being wronged.
Divorced parents almost always find the issue of co-parenting as one of the stickiest challenges of all in their new and uncharted relationship. In virtually every case, children suffer as a result of a divorce. They feel torn between two parents and the parents’ now separate lives.
These days, there’s no shortage of parenting styles. But after working with thousands of families for more than 20 years, I’ve…