Resident Fathers and Child Development: Infants and Toddlers (0-2).

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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 young children who are ages birth through 2 years and reside with their fathers. Research results are shared on father warmth, sensitivity, and closeness; father cognitive stimulation; father engagement; and father restrictiveness, harshness, and controlling behaviors and their impact on cognitive development, social and emotional development, infant health, and motor development of the children. References are provided for the statistics cited.

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