The Dad Central Show

Tools to Help You Raise Confident and Successful Kids

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What the Dad Central Show is About

Dads love to see their kids grow into confident and successful adults. The problem is most dads feel unsure how to get there and lack trusted resources to help.

The Dad Central Show sponsored by Dove Men+Care connects and coaches you to be your best, while bringing out the best in your family. Our candid conversations with fatherhood role models, topical experts and real dads give you the tools you’ll need for the job.

Dad, you play a critical role in helping your kids succeed in life and your influence is needed right from the start. Listen and subscribe to join a community of like-minded dads on the adventure of fatherhood. When you do, you’ll leave feeling ready for dad life!

What Dads Need to Know From Our First 12 Shows

What Dads Need to Know From Our First 12 Shows

In this episode Ed and Drew review select moments from the first 12 shows. Each guest provided memorable takeaways that, when applied, can make a big impact in the journey of fatherhood. As the conversation evolves they add personal reflections, stories or research that aligns with the guests message.

Dr. Charles Daniels: Turning Pain into Purpose as a Father

Dr. Charles Daniels: Turning Pain into Purpose as a Father

Dr. Charles Daniels explores the reality of what men and fathers need to be involved in their children’s lives. Built off his foundational work in communities, he explores the importance of parenting structures and how they contribute to or create barriers for dads.

Dad Tired Founder Jerrad Lopes: Defining Success as a Dad

Dad Tired Founder Jerrad Lopes: Defining Success as a Dad

In this episode of The Dad Central Show we talk with Jerrad Lopes, a Christian author, speaker and founder of Dad Tired. Jerrad is a father of four who knows the challenges of being a husband and father while trying to juggle the demands of life.

Roger Dundas and Matt Prestbury: Black Fathers Raising Confident Kids

Roger Dundas and Matt Prestbury: Black Fathers Raising Confident Kids

This conversation explores the fatherhood experiences of Roger Dundas and Matt Prestbury. Roger Dundas is the Managing Director at Konvo Media and the Publisher/Co-Founder of ByBlacks.com. Matt Prestbury is the Founder of The Black Fathers Foundation.

From hearing about foundational childhood experiences that formed their perspective on fatherhood to the importance of structure and discipline to be at your best, this conversation is packed with insightful stories, humour and wisdom.

Niigaan Sinclair Talks About Resolving Anger Towards Your Father

Niigaan Sinclair Talks About Resolving Anger Towards Your Father

In the new episode of The Dad Central Show, we welcome a very special guest, Niigaanwewidam James Sinclair. This conversation is about the revolution of vulnerability and love. We invite all dads and parents to “listen” in on this enlightening talk that touches on deep and meaningful elements of Indigenous cultural practices.

Derick Grant: How Losing Everything Helped Him Become a Better Dad

Derick Grant: How Losing Everything Helped Him Become a Better Dad

This week we’re joined by former Harlem Globetrotter and founder of coaching firm DGMindset, Derick Grant. In this conversation, we discover the power of being intentional as a dad; the importance of recognizing, processing, and communicating emotions; and how to connect with your children to help them build strong habits

Shannon Carpenter Talks About the Power of Showing Up as a Dad

Shannon Carpenter Talks About the Power of Showing Up as a Dad

Author of The Ultimate-Stay-At-Home Dad, Shannon Carpenter shares his humour and wisdom to help dads navigate everything fatherhood. Whether it’s the powerful story of his father, or the hilarious anecdote about helping his kids build a working guillotine, this conversation has something for everyone.

The Challenges of Being a Stay At Home Dad and How to Overcome Them

The Challenges of Being a Stay At Home Dad and How to Overcome Them

Members of the National At Home Dad Network share stories of becoming stay at home dads and the power of finding community. This episode explores the unique experience of five different stay at home dads – all current members of the National At Home Dad Network leadership team.

Sportsnet’s Donnovan Bennett On Being Very Intentional as a Dad

Sportsnet’s Donnovan Bennett On Being Very Intentional as a Dad

Sportsnet personality and author Donnovan Bennett talks about his father’s influence, important lessons learned from his dad and other important men in his life, and how he applies them to his role as a dad of two young children. Filled with his unmistakable wit, this episode drops important insights about what it takes to be an intentional dad while managing the rest of life’s demands.

What the The Dad Central Show is All About

What the The Dad Central Show is All About

Dads love to see their kids grow into confident and successful adults. The problem is most dads feel unsure how to get there and have nowhere to turn for help. The Dad Central Show coaches you to be your best, while bringing out the best in your family.

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