News

Five Ways Fathers Impact Their Children

By ANNA-MEGAN RALEY, CBS Houston
View Comments
(credit: MICHAL CIZEK/AFP/Getty Images)

(credit: MICHAL CIZEK/AFP/Getty Images)

Featured Items

Small-WttNEW College Football Playoff System

Small-WttTinder Fun With Arian Foster Tweets

77820352_8Hot Cheerleader - Funny Faces 2014

From Our CBS Music Sites

77820352_8Awesomely Ugly Christmas Sweaters

77820352_8Houston Astros Tweet: Taylor Swift Concert Will Be Moved If They Make Postseason?!

459651046 Five Ways Fathers Impact Their ChildrenThese Names Tend To Land On Santa's Naughty List

77820352_810 Weirdest Requests From Kids To Santa

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

Just in time for Father’s Day, psychotherapist Mary Jo Rapini explains on FOX 26 Morning News Extra how a child is affected by the lack of a father. When a child is raised without the male influence of a father, the results can be detrimental.

Rapini also emphasizes that the love for children should outweigh the lack of love between parents who are divorced.

Rapini’s list of the five ways fathers impact their children notes the main ways they can affect their interpersonal skills.

Here are the ways fathers impact their children:

1. a sense of protection
2. help with development and play
3. model of respect for women
4. inspiration for wiser relationship choices
5. teaching morality and values to sons

mjrapini Five Ways Fathers Impact Their Children

(credit: KRIV-TV)

Full Story Here

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 26,095 other followers