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A Research Paper by Yale University and ARC at SRCD Biennial Meeting, March 2019

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Lebanon

A joint research paper of Yale University Child Study Center and the Arab Resource Collective (ARC), “Father Involvement and Parenting”, is accepted to be presented during the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD) that will be held on March 21-23, 2019 in Baltimore, USA.
The paper will be presented in the Meeting within the Symposium “Fathers, Family Processes, and Early Child Development: Studies from Lebanon, Pakistan, and Vietnam”.
The mentioned study, Father Involvement and Parenting, sought to examine the associations between mothers’ perceptions of their husbands’ involvement, their parenting, distress, and well-being. The study also observed mother-child interactions in families in disadvantaged communities, namely Burj Brajneh Palestinian Camp in Beirut, Lebanon.
The research was part of the “Mother Child Education Program” (MOCEP) that was conducted as a joint project between the Arab Resource Collective (ARC) and a team from Yale University Child Study Center in the Palestinian Camps in Lebanon.
For more on SRCD and the coming biennial meeting, please go to the following link:
https://www.srcd.org/meetings/biennial-meeting