Join me for conversation with and about the impacts of growing up with an absent or distant father. I will share my personal journey, how I and others have learned to traverse the impacts of growing up fatherless. We will also discuss the role of the modern father and how it influences self-confidence, success, money and relationships.

Absent Father Podcast

Uncovering, healing and overcoming the impact of an absent father.

Why Do Dad’s Leave? Part 1

March 16, 2018

In this episode we tackle the big question: “Why Do Dad’s Leave?” If you have a child, or a dog that you love, you might have thought about that one. How could someone abandon someone and something so great? 

In some ways, it may be a simple answer. That we avoid things in our lives that remind us of our shame or what we believe is not good enough about ourselves. The more shame and pain, the more we are absent.

This is true for the absent father, this is true for me. 

So my question is no longer, “Will I abandon the people I love someday?” instead, it’s “How do I abandon the people I love?”

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Theme song written and performed by Scott Ginsberg.


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