Fathers' Risk Factors and their Implications for Healthy Relationships and Father Involvement.

Page Count
4
Year Published
2007
Author (Organization)
Center for Research on Child Wellbeing
Resource Type
Brief
Resource Format
PDF

This brief uses both quantitative and qualitative data to examine how risk factors such as physical abuse, substance abuse, and incarceration are related to father involvement and relationship status among unmarried couples. The authors also examine how parents' relationship status and quality mediate the association between fathers' risk behaviors and involvement with children.

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