Results of the Parents and Children Together Responsible Fatherhood Program Evaluation

by McKell Jorgensen and Alan J. Hawkins

The Bottom Line First: While this blog focuses on healthy relationship and marriage education, an important, parallel field of responsible fatherhood education also exists. Researchers, however, have not given a lot of attention to the effectiveness of responsible fatherhood programs. But a recently released, large-scale, rigorous study – Parents and Children Together helps to fill that void. The study found that these programs increased fathers’ engagement and nurturing behavior with their children, but struggled to have other impacts. Continue reading “Results of the Parents and Children Together Responsible Fatherhood Program Evaluation”