David Worford

Journalist, Stay-at-Home Dad




Colorado State University



David Worford is a former writer for Verywell Family covering issues concerning stay-at-home dads. He has years of full-time stay-at-home dad experience under his belt and has been virtually the primary caregiver of his children since day one while working nights and other varying hours.

He also has been charged with caring for the boys while his wife has spent many crazy hours away from home training to become a doctor. Away from the house he has more than nine years experience in print and online journalism, including stints as a news reporter, sports reporter, copy editor and online editor for newspapers and magazines in Arizona, Colorado, Nebraska, and Wyoming.


BA in journalism from Colorado State University

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