The effects on children and adults who have not enjoyed a positive relationship with their father has life-long consequences. It is important to understand these consequences and symptoms of a fatherless or poor father-child attachment pattern. The Fatherhood Crisis points to the concerns of relational poverty. In looking at what research has found, it can allow for individuals to begin to understand their past and current functioning. For counselors and clinicians working with these individuals, it will also be important to further recognize and begin to assist in their process of healing. This book lays the foundation to inspire fathers to appreciate the importance of their relationship with their children as it truly has life-long outcomes.

The Fatherhood Crisis