The Heart of a Father Author:Ken Canfield, Ph.D. Connecting with your child's heart is one of the most satisfying experiences in life. Every father has a hidden desire for his children--to see them surpass him. How can this come about? Ken Canfield gives a three-part blueprint: First, a dad should examine his own heart. Next, he should take steps to improve the way he connects with his childre... more »n. Then he should take a longer-range view and plan specifically for a lifetime of involved fathering.
This solid reference tool is based on years of careful research involving thousands of fathers. Canfield's three-part blueprint addresses:
A father's past. A father should resolve his relationship with his own father in order to effectively build a relationship with his children.
How to make a dad's house a home. Canfield explains how to build the four "walls," or dimensions, of fathering:
A plan for the future. From being a new father to being a grandfather, dads face challenges at every stage of life. With the long-range perspective this book provides, fathers can anticipate and prepare for the changing situations they'll face.
Never underestimate your power as a father. You undoubtedly will influence and shape future generations.« less