FRPN Webinar: Testing the Use of Cellphones and Online Resources to Engage Fathers and Improve Parenting

Jun 2019

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

3 – 4:30 p.m. EST

Please join us for the next FRPN learning community webinar. It will feature four FRPN-funded studies that explored the use of text messages and online parent education programs to engage and retain fathers and/or deliver information about parenting and coparenting. Presenters will focus on the interventions, key findings and implications for fatherhood programs.

Webinar presenters include:

  • Anna Hayward, State University of New York at Stony Brook. “An RCT to examine the impact of cell phone technology on engagement and retention of fathers in a fatherhood program”
  • Shawna Lee & Joyce Lee, University of Michigan. “Testing the feasibility of an interactive mentor-based text messaging program to increase father’s engagement in home visitation”
  • Selva Lewin-Bizan, University of Hawaii. “A text-messaging intervention to deliver parenting ideas and support to low-income fathers”
  • Amy Holtzworth-Munroe, Indiana University. “A qualitative study of facilitators and barriers to accessing online parenting programs among parents filing a paternity case”

Register for the June 25 webinar here.



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