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Mothers Need Fathers, and Fathers Need Mothers: Recognizing of the Important Role Both Parents' Hold.

A Highlight of Supporting Each Parents' Role and their Crucial Contributions Towards Raising Children

In this article Wheatley Fellow, Jenet Erickson, delves into the distinct yet complementary roles of mothers and fathers in parenting. She highlights how mothers are inherently geared to provide emotional comfort and cognitive stimulation, while fathers encourage independence and guide children through discipline. Emphasizing the importance of recognizing and valuing both parents' contributions, this article advocates for a cultural shift towards equal partnership in parenting, underscoring the irreplaceable role of both mothers and fathers in nurturing and raising children.

Read the Deseret News article