Fathering a Teen Aged Son

 Teaching Positive Masculinity 


What happens around 16 years old... helping with feelings of belonging. 


The challenge of fathering an adolescent son. Fathering an adolescent son requires downsizing the dad.  Published on November 22, 2010 by Carl E. Pickhardt, Ph.D. in Surviving (Your Child's) Adolescence


Good News for Fathers of Teen Boys

“I took advantage of the invitation and asked them for some tips on raising an adolescent. In particular, I wanted to know: Is the fabled struggle between fathers and teen-age sons avoidable? (At this meeting, the group focused almost exclusively on the father-son relationship; the father-daughter relationship must be equally puzzling.)


Parenting Preparation: What To Do Before You Talk About Sexuality with Your Son


Deep Secrets: Boys' Friendships and the Crisis of Connection   A book that describes the emotional life of teen aged boys and their code of silence about their emotions.  



Dads matter and how relationships change Your young son hung on your every word and now he talks back. 


Dads of Teens: Connect with your teenage son It is not easy but you need to connect. 



Fathering Your Teen: Thriving in Times of Change



 Fatherhood: What Fathers of Teenage Boys Need to Know The Surprises Boys Throw a Dad's Way



 Boys Need to Feel Independent Child and Youth Counselling (ICYC) is a service that is much needed in our communities and it is different, I am different. I am Julie Clarke...