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  Twofold attitudes exist in the relationship between the fathers and services, acting as a barrier and not a confirmatory support....   To improve health care outcomes for men, we need to be open to understanding the lived experiences of individual participants, bot...
3/27/2013 10:06:00 AM
  The majority of differences in child outcomes are not associated with having a new father figure per se ...   This report seeks to present information about children's wellbeing in the setting of having a new male present after separation of the biological parents...
9/20/2012 3:36:57 PM
  Information provided during pregnancy needs to filter through not just to expecting mothers but to the fathers. Access to information about fatherhood needs to happen earlier, needs to be father-specific, and must be delivered directly to the father..   ...
8/1/2017 11:27:00 AM
Overview   Fathers have a significant impact on the social, cognitive, emotional and physical wellbeing of children from infancy to adolescence...   We shouldn’t underestimate the vast importance of fathers in children’s lives, not only because children ‘need and love...
2/21/2014 12:31:57 PM
Healthy Lives As Fathers The connections between fathering and health are becoming more evident.Becoming a father provides new motivation for many men to start really thinking about their own health so they can live a full and long life to see their children grow up. For men... 7/11/2012 3:07:23 PM
Introduction Having a new baby can be one of the most joyous times of a man's life, and it is also a time of great change. Author and casual academic at University of Technology, Sydney, Dr Peter West says the role of the father is changing to be less distant and a more hand...
11/13/2015 9:43:36 AM
  It has an easy to read style with plenty of relevant information and images...   The connection between fathering and good health is becoming increasingly clear. Fathers today generally want to be involved with their children and families and there is always room for...
9/10/2012 4:04:04 PM
  Child and family services are often seen as places devoted primarily to supporting women...   This Practice Sheet summarises and builds upon the findings from the Engaging Fathers study (Berlyn, Wise, & Soriano, 2008). It provides ideas for practitioners and policy-m...
7/10/2012 3:55:05 PM
  Some people say like father like son. But I think they are wrong. Like father like daughter. I’m exactly like my Dad. Not in looks. In personality. We both like fishing and picnics.” Emma (Year 6).   Although this resource is from the UK, it can apply to any school s...
3/17/2017 2:21:42 PM
Overview The term 'father' in this guide reflects the different ideas, responsibilities, duties, and activities that men play today in family life. In contemporary society, a father can be both biological and social and described as the significant male role model in a child...
7/16/2014 12:20:46 PM
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