Parenting strategies
That Work

Family Man is a research-backed online parenting program designed with dads in mind.

Fun, free, fast and interactive, it’s proven to work and has been developed alongside leading global child behaviour experts.

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Episode 1
It's quiet, too quiet
Encouraging positive behavior
Episode 2
War and peas
Managing misbehavior at home
Episode 3
Into the wild
Managing high risk situations

Fast &

Family Man is a Movember-funded program that’s free of charge.

Designed for Dads

We've built Family Man to get more dads involved. It's also great for mums and other caregivers.


We use evidence-based strategies developed by child behaviour experts.

We've partnered with a leading university

Professor Mark Dadds (yep, his real name!) and Dr Lucy Tully are the masterminds behind Family Man. They’ve spent decades researching parenting techniques that work.

Take the quiz and lock in your learnings

Check your new parenting skills by taking the quiz after each episode.
Caring for kids
Positive behaviour

Should your kids play video games?

Video games can boost creativity, problem solving and social skills. Learn how to ensure a positive gaming experience for your child.

Reviewed by: Professor Mark Dadds and Dr Lucy Tully

Caring for kids

What is stimming?

Learn more about stimming (self-stimulatory behavior), its effects, and why many children with autism stim.
Caring for children

Autism and children: how to cope with challenging behaviors

What triggers challenging behavior in kids with autism and how can you help them cope?
Caring for kids

Types of parenting styles: the pros and cons as listed by the experts

Learn more about the four main styles of parenting and their long-term effects on children.

Reviewed by: Professor Mark Dadds and Dr Lucy Tully

Caring for kids

How to help a child with ADHD

Read eight practical tips on caring for a child with ADHD and helping them thrive.

Reviewed by: Professor Mark Dadds and Dr Lucy Tully

Caring for kids
Positive behavior

How to help a child with their homework

How to trade the nightly homework battle for more positive experience with your grade-school child

Reviewed by: Professor Mark Dadds and Dr Lucy Tully


What Dads Say


Father of 2

"Family Man was everything that I wished for. It's Research-based and that ties into changing behaviours."

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