Tag Archives: Parenting

The Importance of Grandparents

Grandparents play a very important role in the lives of their grandchildren. We are seeing a rise in the number of grandparents caring for the younger generation for a variety of reasons. These grandparents are apt to be more youthful, vigorous, … Continue reading

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On Being a Father

Whatever the extent of their involvement, fathers do appear to influence their children’s development, both directly by means of interaction and indirectly by virtue of their positive and negative impact on the family’s social and emotional climate. Attitudes concerning appropriate … Continue reading

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Fathers are Important to their Children’s Development!

Years ago in graduate school I wrote a paper about the importance of a father on a daughter’s development. This topic was important to me because I knew that my own father had a very positive influence on my life. … Continue reading

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