Breaking News

Most New Fathers Experience “Dad Shaming”


Study: Most New Fathers Experience “Dad Shaming”
by Christopher Bergland, Psychology Today

Although “mom shaming” has been openly discussed in public forums in recent years, until now, “dad shaming” has stayed under the radar. That said, a new national poll released today, “Parenting Put-Downs: How Criticism Impacts Fathers,” reports that over half of all fathers (52 percent) say they’ve been criticized for specific parenting choices such as play style, diet, and discipline…more

Read more

Previous: Lori Loughlin May Use ‘Parenting on Steroids’ as Defense in Bribery Scandal & We’re Confused
Next: Children Have Energy Levels Greater Than Endurance Athletes, Scientists Find


DullesMoms.com is not the author of this content. All authors and sources are cited with links back to the original source. We’re sharing because we think it’s important, relevant, and shareworthy to moms, dads, and families!


Related Articles

Screentime Is Making Kids Moody, Crazy, & Lazy

Children or teens who are “revved up” and prone to rages or — alternatively — who are depressed and apathetic have become disturbingly commonplace…

Scouts’ Recruitment War Raises Questions About What It Means to Be a Girl or a Boy

It wouldn’t be the first time. In recent months, the Girl Scouts in the D.C. region have sent representatives, in uniform, to sit in on dozens of recruitment events hosted by Cub Scout and Boy Scout troops…

‘The Worst Model of Parenting Imaginable:’ Phones Keep Us Physically Present, Emotionally Removed

“The Dangers of Distracted Parenting” sounds an alarm about the gradual decrease in the quality, if not the quantity, of the time we spend with our children…

Child Drownings Linked to Phone-Distracted Parents Who Fail to Look Up

The world’s largest lifeguard organization claims there’s a direct link between child drownings and the smartphones parents hold in their hands…

Case Dismissed Against Mom Who Let Her Toddler Pee in Parking Lot

Charges have been dropped against a mother who let her 3-year-old pee in a gas station parking lot…

The Perils of Pushing Kids Too Hard, & How Parents Can Learn to Back Off

A group of parents is trying to shift the culture to balance the focus on achievement with an emphasis on well-being. Part of the equation is…