Dads have a huge impact on their daughters’ wellbeing, influencing how they feel about their bodies, their talents, and what they will tolerate in a partner. “When dads take a genuine interest in and advocate for their daughter as a person – without trying to change her – that’s when we see strong and confident women emerge,” says psychologist Megan Tuohey.
“A father’s role-modelling sets the clarity and expectations she should have when it comes to choosing whom she surrounds herself with.”
In the age of the #MeToo movement, it has never been more important for dads to model a healthy masculinity. Sunday Life spoke to three fathers about their relationships with their daughters, how they raise them to fearlessly tackle the world, and their hopes for a fairer future. Read the full article here