Nonresident Fathers and Child Development : Late Adolescence (15-18).

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National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse.
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NRFC Quick Statistics and Research Reviews
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This fact sheet includes information and research findings on the child development of adolescents who are ages 15 through 18 years and do not reside with their fathers. Research results are shared on father-child contact, father engagement, and father financial support and their impact on externalizing and internalizing behavior problems, academic performance, and the social development of the adolescents. References are provided for the statistics cited.

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