Avoid the good cop, bad cop trap

If you are separated from your partner, disciplining your children can become more difficult.

  • Don’t avoid disciplining your children
  • Be a parent not a pal
  • Avoid doing the good cop, bad cop routine – consider what is best for your kids


What Children Need from Their Dads

Children need to be accepted and supported as individuals regardless of their academic success, physical ability, sporting prowess, personality, moods, morals or beliefs. This acceptance is often difficult for high-achieving fathers.


Fathering is self-sacrificial

As a father your child's needs come before your own.