Did you know that children with an involved father tend to have higher self-esteem, greater achievement in school, fewer behavioural problems and greater ambitions? And their fathers are generally happier, lead fuller lives, and become better leaders and managers even outside the home. In this easy read, Michael Grose addresses many of the challenges and benefits of fathering today.
Grose demystifies common myths about fathers and gives tips to becoming a great father. He explores the major roles fathers play in the family and show them how they can nurture their relationships with kids while tackling the sensitive issues of discipline, handling emotions and maintaining work-life balance. Any father – whatever age or stage in his fathering journey – will be equipped with valuable, practical tools.
First published on 14-04-2011.