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Overview Perhaps the most important benefit of father-inclusive practice is the enormous rewards this has for children. Positive and consistent father-child interaction brings the support and protection needed to increase social, emotional and cognitive development. Childre...
4/22/2015 9:42:25 AM
Better Methods For Involving Fathers In Health Services Since when did 'families' just mean women and children? Fathers play an immensely important role in health outcomes and as role models for their children. Fathers also play an important role as carers and supporters of ... 6/12/2014 11:29:35 AM
  Addressing mail to both parents results in greater responses from fathers and mothers...   The Fatherhood Institute is the UK's leading expert in father-inclusive practice, with a significant body of knowledge and research around improving the rates of involvement by...
7/10/2012 12:21:33 PM
  Services need to be conscious that men approach and reach to fathering in different ways....   Services that adopt an active approach to engaging with men typically achieve better outcomes overall. Engaging with male clients as well as with female clients takes only ...
6/12/2014 1:56:13 PM
Joseph Fleming graduated in 1995 from the University of Western Australia with a Bachelor of Social Work (post-graduate) with the majority in child protection, adult and youth mental health, tertiary education and corrections. As a result of his practice, Joseph had develope...
6/12/2014 10:49:27 AM
  We need to understand the factors that support or interfere with men’s ability to effectively assume the evolving role of father...   This resource provides a useful review of father-involvement in the Canadian context, with many principles valid to Australian se...
9/25/2012 1:28:52 PM
Introduction This is a great program and deserves to be copied throughout the country One of its good aspects is that, in the light of the appeal for "Male-friendly" health services by the National Male Health Policy it recommends not just more action from the fathers but...
10/27/2015 9:04:38 AM
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
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
  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
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