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Feel, Look, And Do Good, with Melanie Pederson

12/10/2018
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Julia chats with Melanie Pederson, the Founder and Designer of FREE REIGN. Melanie shares her story of battling widespread chronic pain from several injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident in 2014, which occurred nine days following the birth of her son. A journey that had taken her to dark, lonely, and harrowing places.

Duration:00:47:48

How to Be in Charge of Your Therapy, with Yasaman Madanikia RCC

11/26/2018
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This week on "The Self Advocate..." Julia chats with Yasaman Madanikia, a Registered Clinical Counsellor (RCC), Play Therapist, and Art Therapist.

Duration:01:00:23

Navigating Divorce Mediation, with Mike Shebib

11/12/2018
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This week on "The Self Advocate..." Julia chats with Mike Sebib, a divorce mediator at Fairway Divorce Solutions.

Duration:00:46:01

Breaking The Cycle: Surviving Child Abuse, with Joyelle Brandt

10/29/2018
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This week on "The Self Advocate..." Julia chats with Joyelle Brandt, a speaker, mothering coach, and multi-media creator who works to break the silence that keeps childhood abuse survivors stuck in shame and self-hatred.

Duration:00:49:04

A Resilient Mother’s Journey to Support Her Children’s Mental Illnesses, with Maureen Towns

10/15/2018
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Julia chats with Maureen Towns and how one mother's journey to support her children's mental illnesses led her to creating a business that helped reclaim her life, and that of others.

Duration:00:58:01

Lyme disease: One Survivors Story, with Danielle Mclean

10/2/2018
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Julia chats with Danielle Mclean. Danielle Mclean's lyme disease diagnosis was fought hard for. You'll be gripped by her story of multiple misdiagnosis and lack of treatment options.

Duration:00:46:33

What It’s Like to Live with Depression, with Joanna Brailsford

9/17/2018
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This week on "The Self Advocate..." Julia chats with Joanna Brailsford. Joanna joins Julia to share a deeply personal story of dealing with chronic depression and what it's like to live with bipolar disorder.

Duration:00:44:33

Mental Hacks to Up Your Self Advocacy, with Lisa van Reeuwyk

9/3/2018
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Julia chats with Lisa van Reeuwyk, a business coach, speaker, and workshop leader. Lisa specializes in showing entrepreneurs how to turn their passion into a profitable business.

Duration:00:38:22

The Many Faces of Addiction, with Lencha Nastova

8/20/2018
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Julia chats with Lencha Nastova, who is one of the many faces of drug addiction. Now in recovery, Lencha helps people overcome addiction and reclaim their life through self-empowerment.

Duration:00:35:36

Understanding Art Therapy, with Ladan Rahbary

8/6/2018
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Julia chats with Ladan Rahbary, an art therapist. Alternative therapies are often dismissed or given no merit. Ladan shares some personal stories about how art can bridge the gap when conventional therapy doesn't work.

Duration:00:42:32

Creating Boundaries Brings Freedom, with Deidre Sirianni

7/23/2018
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Julia chats with Deidre Sirianni--a speaker, author, and women's empowerment business coach--about learning to create boundaries in your personal relationships and life.

Duration:00:38:19

Your Gut Is More In Charge of Your Health Than You Think – With Jennifer Lloyd

7/9/2018
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Julia chats with holistic nutritionist, Jennifer Lloyd at "Eat For Living." They take a deep dive into explaining what holistic nutrition is and is not, how the food you eat affects your gut microbiome, and what you can do to improve your health by making tweaks to what you put in your body.

Duration:00:46:08

Reclaiming Your Body, with Lyndsy Pahl

6/25/2018
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Lyndsy Pahl is a mother of two who physically and mentally wanted to feel and look better. She created a program to reclaim her body that allowed her live life by her design. Now she wants to teach others the same.

Duration:00:39:48

The Health Benefits of Moringa Oleifera with Kumusta Moringa Founder Dehara September

6/18/2018
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Learn about a mother who turned her difficulties with producing breastmilk into a wellness business to transform the health and lives of others.

Duration:00:40:28

The Healthcare Practitioner You Didn’t Know Existed

6/10/2018
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Known as the jack of all trades in the healthcare system, Occupational Therapists are widely unknown or poorly understood. What is an Occupational Therapist and when should you see one?

Duration:00:39:04