ESP-437: Parent Fact Sheet: Fostering Emotional Development Among Boys
Emotional Development Among Boys information sheet

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Publication Date: 2011 Aug

Product Code: ESP-437

Electronic download only. A boy code--a widely accepted and very rigid gender stereotypes--requires young boys to hide emotion, use violence to solve problems and emotional issues, and disregard anything deemed girly.  To correct thisboy code and support healthy development, adults must allow boys to feel supported when sharing their feelings. This publication explains how parents can encourage healthy emotional development in boys. 1 pp. By: Kate Cromwell    YDI - Youth Development Initiative