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First Look: Daddyless Daughters, Part 2 - Video
In the second part of this discussion, Oprah and Iyanla Vanzant address an audience of fatherless daughters who are ready to heal, and coach the women through that process of forgiveness and letting go.
3 Ways Women Become Daddyless Daughters - Video
Expert Iyanla Vanzant says a father acts as a role model for his son. For a daughter, she says, a father teaches a girl how to be with herself as a woman and how to have nonsexual relationships with men. Watch as Iyanla explains the importance of a father in a girl's life and the three ways women become daddyless daughters.
Two Painful Ways a Father's Absence Can Impact a Woman's Life - Video
Shanon didn't know her father until she was 15. Then as an adult, she stayed in a toxic relationship so her three girls didn't grow up without a father like she did. Iyanla says Shanon is exhibiting one of the ways daddyless daughters manifest their pain. The second-most common way is promiscuity. Find out why expert Dr. Steve Perry says promiscuity is a form of self-mutilation.
First Look: Daddyless Daughters, Part 1 - Video
Oprah and Iyanla Vanzant address an audience of fatherless daughters, who reveal how their lives have been affected by their fathers' absence.
Iyanla Coaches an Absent Father and His Teenage Son - Video
When Aveion Cason had a son of his own, this former NFL player and fatherless son was absent in his child's life, continuing the cycle. With Iyanla's support, Aveion's 13-year-old son, Aveion Jr., opens up to his dad for the first time.
Experts Redefine the Role of a Father - Video
Traditionally, fathers are thought of as disciplinarians and providers, but according to our panel of experts, men need to rethink their roles. Watch as Iyanla Vanzant, Geoffrey Canada and Dr. Steve Perry redefine what it means to be a father.
8 Ways Fathers Can Reconnect With Their Sons - Video
Whether you're an absent father or a dad who feels disconnected from his son, Geoffrey Canada says there are concrete action steps you can take to reestablish the father-son bond. Watch as he walks through eight things you can do today.
How Healing Our Men Can Solve Heal Society's Problems - Video
Dr. Steve Perry says many of the little boys he's worked with over the years are filled with rage. Some of these young men go on to join gangs, but not for the reasons you may think. Watch as Dr. Perry reveals the number one reason boys turn to crime.
Filling the Void Left By an Absent Father - Video
Geoffrey Canada and Dr. Steve Perry are renowned educators and loving fathers, but like so many men in America, they grew up as fatherless sons. Watch as they describe how they moved past the pain and taught themselves to be good dads to their own children.
Fatherless Sons: The Conversation Continues Sunday, July 7
The fatherless sons epidemic: Where do we go from here? Tune in as Oprah, Iyanla Vanzant, Geoffrey Canada and Dr. Steve Perry continue the conversation.
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