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Why ADHD Is a Gift and How Dads Are Especially Equipped to Nurture the ADHD Child

Randell Turner with J. Michael Hall

pic We often speak about ADHD as a learning disability, but Dr. Randell Turner says that ADHD is actually a gift that can be developed into exceptional talents and career options. Further, Turner who has ADHD himself, whose daughter has ADHD and who has been treating children with ADHD for two decades and says that the parenting style of most dads is well suited to bringing out the best in ADHD children.
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Fear of Men In Early Childhood Education

Rae Pica with Lylah Alphonse, Ron McGuckin, and Bryan Nelson

pic Whether it's on the quiet or in your face, the fear of men in early education is widespread. Yes, it's difficult to quantify and talk about, but it's real. From parents to administrators, the fear of men who work with young children has a significant impact in classrooms and beyond. We brought together a parent, a male educator and an early education attorney to look at the fear and the reality of men in ECE.
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Hey Dad! Here's How You Can Make a Difference

Chuck Saylors with J. Michael Hall

pic How can we get more dads involved in the education of their children? What practical ways can dads be engage with their children to make a significant difference. This segment offers practical tips and advice from a father of five and first male president of the National PTA.
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3 Things Every Dad Needs to Know to Raise Strong Daughters

Joe Kelly with J. Michael Hall

pic Girls' development and experience of the world is very different than boys and fathers have a very special role to play. Adolescence is an especially critical time and Kelly provides guidelines on how to affirm their daughters, value them and show them that you are there. Kelly speaks to sensitive issues including why touching your daughter is critical and what appropriate touch looks like.
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Five Keys to Helping Your Daughter Navigate the Sexual Minefield

Dr. Meg Meeker with J. Michael Hall

pic Yes, we all survived the sexual revolution and turned out okay. News flash: The sexual landscape for teenagers today is exponentially more dangerous than what most fathers experienced in the '60s and '70s. Meeker shares solid, practical advice for fathers on everything from helping your daughter set sexual boundaries to helping her delay sexual activity and teaching her how to respect and protect her mind, body and heart.
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