Fathers Raising Daughters
Why do girls giggle so much? Why does everything have to be pink? Why are they so scary once they hit puberty? How can I stop her from marrying an idiot?
All this and more is revealed, with some surprising conclusions about what we think we know about the differences between girls and boys, and taking a few bulls by the horns along the way. With practical examples and case studies to help all fathers raising girls, there's particular comfort for single fathers worried about the lack of women in their daughters' lives. First published February 2010.
Respected clinical psychologist, bestselling author and now television personality, Nigel Latta specializes in working with children with behavioural problems, from simple to severe. He is a regular media commentator and has presented two television series adapted from his books - Beyond the Darklands (which screens in both Australia and New Zealand) and The Politically Incorrect Parenting Show. He also has a regular parenting segment on National Radio's Nine to Noon.