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The Connected Father: Understanding Your Unique Role and Responsibilities during Your Child's Adolescence

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Parenting Expert Carl Pickhardt Shows How the Bonds Between Fathers and Teens Can Be Strengthened

Many fathers feel unprepared for their child's adolescence, in their denial, often times preferring to believe that it will only happen to other people's children. In this sensitive and forthright book, Carl Pickhardt stresses that fathers need to become informed about changes
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ebook, 240 pages
Published May 15th 2007 by St. Martin's Press
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Douglas Lord
Aug 27, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
A psychologist and father of four, Pickhardt (The Everything Parent's Guide to the Strong-Willed Child) stresses that teens "need the supportive, salient, and stabilizing presence of a father to help anchor, structure, and guide" them through life. Like Mark O'Connell in The Good Father: On Men, Masculinity, and Life in the Family, Pickhardt makes much of the different roles of mothers and fathers while warning that teen daughters often suffer nasty effects from paternal criticism, however well ...more
Serhan Ulga
Dec 25, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Simple and helpful guide

Takes you through the stages of adolescence with ease and grace. A must read for every father. Good for moms too.
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