Category: For You Dad

Fatherhood and Depression In Children Can be Linked

Adolescents whose fathers have depressive symptoms are more likely to experience symptoms of depression themselves, finds a new study.

Atlanta Fatherhood Institute (AFI) to Launch Partnership with the University For Parents

The University For Parents is an ideal platform for AFI to deliver its evidence-informed and model-based curricula on responsible fatherhood.

Are Dads Hitting these Educational Checkboxes for their Children?

Fathers are becoming more and more active with the daily life of their children since mothers are just as busy with their careers.

Why Dads Should Invest In Their Child’s Future At An Early Age

Fathers are keenly aware of how our time and attention shape our children. The effect a doting father has on their children stretches far more than just the emotional.

Dads: Can You Still Get A Good Job Without A BA Degree?

30 Million Workers Without a Bachelor’s Degree Have Good Jobs Says New Georgetown University Research The jobs are shifting from blue collar to skilled-services industries (Washington, D.C., […]

More Children Live With Just Their Fathers Than a Decade Ago

Over One-Quarter of Children Under Age 18 Live With One Parent NOV. 16, 2017 — The percentage of children living with one parent who live with just their […]

6 Websites to Develop Literacy Skills for Young Children

Children love to hear classic fairytales over and over again. Even as an adult, it is something that we really don’t outgrow.

African Americans live shorter lives due to heart disease and stroke

American Heart Association Scientific Statement October 23, 2017 Categories: Heart News, Stroke News, Scientific Statements/Guidelines Statement Highlights: African Americans carry a higher burden of cardiovascular diseases compared with white Americans. Risk […]

What It Takes to Be A 21st Century Man and Father

As more women are entering the workforce and taking the world by storm, men are now expected to be equal partners at work, raising children, and performing household duties.

How to Survive Grocery Shopping with a Young Kid

by Shannon Serpette for Dadpadblog.com You might be a beast in the gym, the top dog at work and ordinarily cool under pressure, but if the thought of […]

Parental Incarceration and the Transition to Adulthood

The United States has the highest imprisonment rate in the world. Although the rates of incarceration have essentially leveled off since around 2002, the United States lead the world in imprisonment: 2.2 million people were incarcerated in 2015.

Why You Should Put Yourself First Sometimes

by Shannon Serpette for Dadspadblog.com When you do it right, parenting can leave you with very little time for yourself. The challenge to carve out any free time […]