3 Ways to NOT Bully Your Kids

3 Ways to NOT Bully Your Kids as told to Brock Griffin   We are just finishing up National Bullying Prevention Month, and it’s definitely worth recognizing in today’s world. We would all be wise to learn more about the challenges related to bullying and find ways to...

Just Demonstrate Healthy Emotions. Just Be DAD.

by Sam J. Jones   Fathers find it difficult to show emotions to their children and spouses. That’s what I have noticed after more than a decade of training fathers through the National Center for Fathering “Quenching the Father-Thirst: Developing a Dad” curriculum....

Just Be a Life-giving Voice in her Head. Just Be DAD.

Use Words to Affirm Your Daughter by Michelle Watson, PhD, LPC You may have heard that females speak approximately twenty thousand words per day, while males use about seven thousand. Is that a crazy variance or what?! Louann Brizendine, author of The Female Brain,...

26 Ways to be a Championship Father

What is a Championship Father? It is a dad who is dedicated to living out the five fundamentals that our research at NCF has identified in great dads: Loving, Coaching and Modeling their own children; Encouraging other kids; and Enlisting other dads. How exactly can...

The Power of Words and “Because I said so”

 The Championship Fathering blog by Brock Griffin   [tweet_dis]Have you ever used “Because I said so” with your kids? And should a dad ever use that line?[/tweet_dis] I have some thoughts on that as I step in for Carey this week. But first, some context and a...

5 Ways to Support Your Student During Finals Week

Finals week can be stressful for a student driven for success! But you as a dad can help by doing a few simple things to let them know you care and you believe in them. Utilize some of NCF’s tips on How to Support Your Collegiate During Finals to help them get...