The Modern Dad

What Dad Wants for Father's Day

By Kit Yarrow Ph.D.
Three dad-endorsed rules for fool-proof Father's Day gift-giving

A Child of a Single Parent Asks, Why the Hurtful Digs?

By Bella DePaulo Ph.D.
Are the children of single parents doomed to a lesser life?

Get Married or Get Pummeled: Actual Claim in Washington Post

By Bella DePaulo Ph.D.
This time, a false claim about marrying is met with scorn.

A Father's Day Remembrance

By Kenneth Barish Ph.D.
Why my father did not need parenting books.

When Men Ruled the World

By Laura Betzig Ph.D.
A Short History of Patriarchs

Good Father vs. Bad Dad

By Gina Barreca Ph.D.
Was your father your friend? Your enemy? Or was he just a man doing his best?

A Most Amazing Man: My Truly Remarkable Dad

By Marty Nemko Ph.D.
I’m biased but I can’t conceive of a more inspiring man.

What Makes Men Weep?

By Susan K Perry Ph.D.
Poetry is one emotional stimulant that stirs both men and women.

The Heroic Father

By Brian A. Kinnaird Ph.D.
In life and death, fathers teach us what it means to love sacrificially.

The Greatest Challenge of Fatherhood

By Krystine I. Batcho Ph.D.
Is a father's love special?

When Dad Wiped Away My Tears

By Stephen Murphy-Shigematsu Ed.D.
Accepting a Child's Vulnerability

The Secret Superpowers of Fathers

By Eva Ritvo M.D.
Learn how neuroscience proves that today's fathers are superheroes!

Adolescence and the Positional Power of Parents

By Carl E Pickhardt Ph.D.
The superior standing of parent over teenager is hard on them both

He Never Plans a Date!

By Melissa Orlov
ADHD distractibility and planning issues change the rules of dating.

Co-Parenting Infants and Very Young Children II

By Edward Kruk Ph.D.
A Response to New Critiques of Shared Parenting of Babies and Toddlers

Up Next On MythBusters: Race And Parenting

By Jesse Marczyk Ph.D.
"It isn't raining outside, so therefore it must not be cloudy..."

Disappointing Dads

By F. Diane Barth L.C.S.W.
What happens when you disappoint your dad? Or when he disappoints you?

What Happens When Mothers Don't Feel Motherly?

By Stanton Peele Ph.D.
Has the role of parent become so confining that it is making us sick?

The 4 Roles Fathers Play When Mothers Are Unloving

By Peg Streep
Taking a close look at how Dads shape their daughters

Will Fame Buy Me Love?

By Robert Evans Wilson Jr.
What is it in your past that motivates you today?

Fathers, Sports, and Developing Children Into Leaders

By Ronald E Riggio Ph.D.
How to develop leadership potential in your children.