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Study: Prison Yoga Makes Incarcerated Dads Better Parents
4 years ago

Study: Prison Yoga Makes Incarcerated Dads Better Parents

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If your August edition of the Californian Journal of Health Promotion has gotten buried on your coffee table, as I know it does, then you missed an article about how prison yoga is making incarcerated fathers into better parents. Because duh. And double duh that this came from a Californian scholarly journal.

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Episode 013: Hashtag Dad
8 years ago

Episode 013: Hashtag Dad

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Episode 013: Hashtag Dad

This week’s episode covers the following stories on 8bitdad.com for the week leading up to January 16th, 2012: A Toddler Learning To Walk, Goodfellas Style; Father & …
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Study Claims Teen Daughters Unaffected By Lack of Father
8 years ago

Study Claims Teen Daughters Unaffected By Lack of Father

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So, long story short: A study by the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research, helmed by director Deborah Cobb-Clark, states that while teenage boys without fathers are more likely to turn to crime, teen girls are unaffected.

And as the studies always find, having an involved dad is great, but just having a dad in the home cuts down boys’ involvements in criminal and delinquent activity.

Wait, wait, wait. But…what about daughters?

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Rutgers Confirms NFI’s InsideOut Dad Program Works
8 years ago

Rutgers Confirms NFI’s InsideOut Dad Program Works

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National Fatherhood Initiative’s InsideOut Dad is a hit, according to a study at Rutgers University.

The NFI’s InsideOut Dad program was launched in 2005 to help inmate fathers re-connect …
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‘Father to Child Summer Camp’ Puts Kids in Jail (with Their Dads)
8 years ago

‘Father to Child Summer Camp’ Puts Kids in Jail (with Their Dads)

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Father to Child Summer Camp, a program started in 2000 by Washington D.C.-based nonprofit Hope House, aims to re-connect kids with their fathers. Problem is, the fathers are in …
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