Aggravation and Stress in Parenting: Associations with Coparenting and Father Engagement Among Resident Fathers

Publication Date:

July 13, 2009

Examines whether paternal aggregation and stress in parenting is associated with father engagement and co-parenting and whether this association differs by father’s socioeconomic status. Findings suggest that policies aimed at decreasing parenting stress may be especially beneficial to fathers living in poor families.