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Do kids owe dad respect?

Do kids owe dad respect?

A psychologist, John Rosemond has two...

POSTED: December 31, 2017 5:30 p.m.

Do kids owe dad respect?

Living with children

Is a father owed respect from his children? Actually, the question, from a father, was rhetorical: Isn’t a father owed his children’s respect? The dad in question maintains that because he loves his children unconditionally, provides their standard of living (he is the sole breadwinner), and has made many sacrifices — financially and otherwise — on their behalf that he is owed their respect. By the way, his children are 6, 10 and 14, and the disrespect at issue — sass, ignoring, demands, emotional outbursts and the nebulous but widespread "bad attitude" — is emanating primarily from the older two but the ...

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