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The Secret To Raising ‘Good’ Children

The Secret To Raising ‘Good’ Children

A new wife wanted to prepare her first Thanksgiving dinner. The night before, she remembers to put the turkey in the sink to thaw overnight. She places the turkey in the sink and places a dish rack over it. Her husband asked her about the dish rack, and the wife...
Effects of a Father’s Depression

Effects of a Father’s Depression

When a father is struggling with depression, it can have a far-reaching impact on his life, the development of his children, and even place his job in jeopardy. The effect of a father’s depression on his children Depressed dads may have difficulty bonding with...
Can Men REALLY get Postpartum Depression?

Can Men REALLY get Postpartum Depression?

Are men¬†REALLY¬†affected by postpartum depression? This is the question that I am either asked or perceive others to be thinking when I tell them about my specialty. Really? Postpartum… in men? I am frequently met with enthusiasm and intrigue when I discuss this...
How to Be a Dad

How to Be a Dad

Becoming a dad is easy. Unless it’s not, then the whole thing is just hard. But most of the time, becoming a dad is easy… and fun. BEING a dad, on the other hand, is hard. Being at my wife’s side through her pregnancy was easy. I would rub her feet...