The Today Show recently featured a segment on the rise of the SAHD (stay-at-home Dad). “Mr. Moms” have become a regular fixture on playgrounds and playgroups, many of whom have had to take on their new role after being laid off from their company jobs. A psychologist featured on the show said this shift is at first shocking for the dad, but then can actually be a life-changing experience that can ultimately make them a better person. Watch the video and tell us what you think! Should the traditional caretaker roles be reversed permanently? Should more moms go back to work and dads stay at home? Leave your comments below.
More men are staying at home to take care of their children. What are the psychological effects of this social change?