What about the dads? : issues and possibilities of working with men from a child and youth care perspective.

Journal Name
Child and family services.
Journal Volume
25
Page Count
19
Year Published
2003
Author (Individual)
Smith, Mark.
Resource Type
Journal Article
Resource Format
Unbound
Resource Language
English
The importance of fathers in their children's upbringing is increasingly recognised in child and youth care practice. Yet professional interventions in families often focus on men as problems. The experiences of fathers in community settings are applied to a child and youth care context. Workers are challenged to consider the role fathers play in their children's lives and how CYC principles might provide a basis for including men in their thinking about their work with children, youth, and their families. (Author abstract)

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