Fathers often underestimate how important they really are to their children. You might think that a mother has a key role when it comes to a child’s development, especially in the formative early years, but you would be wrong. Fathers are just as important as mothers.
Why is the importance of fatherhood frequently underestimated? Research has shown that fathers are just as good as mothers at recognising and responding sensitively to the needs of their newborn babies, and just as able to care for older children.
Explore the insights into the journey of fatherhood in this article from Fathers Matter magazine titled simply – “Fatherhood