Parenting Resources

Adolescents Benefit from Quality Time with Dad

Adolescents who live with their fathers are less likely to experience high risk sexual activity, depression, violence, and are less likely to use drugs.

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Elementary-age Children Need Father Figures

Children whose fathers are involved and caring have better educational outcomes, with better verbal skills and intellectual functioning.

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A Father's Presence and Emotions Affect Toddler and Preschooler Health

Fathers should be aware of their facial and emotional responses to their children. If there is marital separation or divorce, parents should agree to allow fathers to have overnights.

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How Dads Affect Child Health Pre- and Post-Natal

Fathers often feel unnecessary to the care of their newborn though their presence and their health affect children inutero and during infancy.

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The Importance of Fathers

When fathers are involved with their children, the children are more likely to excel academically and they have better physical and emotional health.

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Helping Teens and Adolescents Build Quality Friendships

Though screen time can negatively impact an adolescent's ability to make friendships and interpret others' emotions, there are simple measure parents can take to help their teens better understand the meaning of friendship and establish quality relationships

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Helping your Elementary Age Child Develop Emotion Regulation

Emotion regulation is a crucial skill for the development of relationships and friendships because allows a child to regulate and react appropriately to his or her own emotions.

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Encouraging Preschoolers to Begin Building Relationships through Empathy and Friendships

Preschool age is a perfect time for parents to help their children learn social skills and develop empathy through role modeling

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Building Relationships with your Infant or Toddler

Even infants and toddlers can practice relationship building and begin developing language when parents are deliberate about speaking to them and describing things to them.

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Technology Use & Screen Time Impacting Relationships

The research on how technology and excessive screen time are negatively affecting relationships and what parents can do about it

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