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Traipsin' Global on Wheels Podcast Hour

Health & Wellness Podcasts

The Traipsin’ Global On Wheels Podcast Hour is dedicated to being a definitive resource for new insights and perspectives in disability advocacy, fitness and health, and accessible travel. Our mission is to build a community of healthy, global-minded, and informed advocates willing to take on both emerging and age-old issues within disability rights. Each week on our podcast, we interview someone with a disability or someone whose work advances the disability rights movement locally and internationally. If you have any questions/inquiries about the podcast please email traipsinglobalonwheels@gmail.com

The Traipsin’ Global On Wheels Podcast Hour is dedicated to being a definitive resource for new insights and perspectives in disability advocacy, fitness and health, and accessible travel. Our mission is to build a community of healthy, global-minded, and informed advocates willing to take on both emerging and age-old issues within disability rights. Each week on our podcast, we interview someone with a disability or someone whose work advances the disability rights movement locally and internationally. If you have any questions/inquiries about the podcast please email traipsinglobalonwheels@gmail.com

Location:

United States

Description:

The Traipsin’ Global On Wheels Podcast Hour is dedicated to being a definitive resource for new insights and perspectives in disability advocacy, fitness and health, and accessible travel. Our mission is to build a community of healthy, global-minded, and informed advocates willing to take on both emerging and age-old issues within disability rights. Each week on our podcast, we interview someone with a disability or someone whose work advances the disability rights movement locally and internationally. If you have any questions/inquiries about the podcast please email traipsinglobalonwheels@gmail.com

Twitter:

@TGOW082018

Language:

English


Episodes

Confidence: the Key to Success with Miles O'Brien

1/18/2022
In this podcast episode Miles O’Brien shares with us about his post injury life experience and equipment/tools used to support him in his daily life. He then discusses with us about confidence and ways to cultivate it.

Duration:00:12:32

Including People with Disabilities in the Climate Change Discussion with El Gibbs

1/11/2022
In this podcast episode, El Gibbs tells us more about Australia’s immigration policy and discrimination. She also discusses with us about climate change and its impact on people with disabilities.

Duration:00:11:55

The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on People with Disabilities with Dr. Dinesh Palipana

1/4/2022
In this podcast episode Dinesh Palipana shares with us some advice for people with disabilities regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. He then tells us more about his post-injury experience and the way that changed his view towards human nature. Dinesh also gives us some advices about dating for people with spinal cord injury.

Duration:00:11:19

Raising Awareness on Disability Challenges at NASA with Dana Bolles

12/28/2021
In this podcast episode Dana Bolles tells us more about her career as an engineer and the role model that helped her pursue that path. She then discusses with us about the role of her family in shaping her career trajectory. Dana also shares with us about employee resources group and their mission.

Duration:00:11:17

The Key to Accessible Travel with Eric Lipp

12/21/2021
In this podcast episode Eric Lipp explains to us in details about his disability and its impact on his life. He then tells us about the services provided by the Open Doors organization. Moreover, Eric shares with us about the United States Air Carriers Access Act and his involvement in its implementation.

Duration:00:11:47

Disability Empowerment in the Middle East with Karen Saba

12/14/2021
In this podcast episode Karen Saba tells us about disability advocacy work in the middle east. She then discusses with us about the biggest barriers to equal opportunities and access for people with disabilities in the Middle east. Karen also discusses with us about the key to collaborating with a diverse group of people in an international level.

Duration:00:10:27

The Importance of Adaptive Fitness with Devon Palermo

12/7/2021
In this podcast episode Devon Palermo tells us more about DPI adaptive fitness. He also discusses with us about the skills needed to create a useful adaptive fitness program for people with disabilities. Devon also shares with us some tips on staying fit for people with disabilities.

Duration:00:10:11

Empowerment Through Social Media Representation with Steph Aiello

11/30/2021
In this podcast episode Steph Aiello tells us more about her passion of doing makeup. She also shares with us about social stigma towards people with disabilities and changes needed to shape the image of the disability community. Steph then discusses with us about her responsibilities as a role model and influencer for people with disabilities.

Duration:00:10:16

Courage and Activism with Kings Floyd

11/23/2021
In this podcast episode, Kings Floyd shares with us about the importance of representation. She also tells us more about her role as the co-chair of the Dc Metro Adapt. Kings also discusses with us about her experience of protesting with ADAPT and being arrested at the Capitol Building.

Duration:00:11:38

Making a Change Through Representation with Amy Currotto

11/16/2021
In this podcast episode Amy Currotto shares with us her dream of becoming an opera singer. Amy also tells us more about her international disability advocacy work as well as Model UN Program. She also discusses with us about how her family and friends advocated for her with her specific disability.

Duration:00:10:42

Empowerment Through Social Networking and Confidence Building with Charlotte McClain-Nhlapo

11/9/2021
In this podcast episode, Charlotte McClain-Nhlapo shares with us about her post injury experience and the role models that helped her overcome and embrace her disability and shaped her identity. She also discusses with us about the tools that helped her succeed in life. Charlotte McClain-Nhlapo also shares with us about people’s misconceptions and fears towards disability.

Duration:00:12:54

The Inclusion Movement in Adaptive Clothing with Lucy Jones

11/2/2021
In this podcast episode, Lucy Jones tells us more about her dream and how working with people with disabilities helped her achieve it. Lucy also discusses with us about her takeaways from her exposure to the disability community. She also shares with us about her company Ffora, its mission and gives us some insights on how to grow a startup.

Duration:00:13:09

Empowering People with Disabilities through Senate Legislations with Sen. Tom Harkin

10/26/2021
In this podcast episode, Tom Harkin discusses with us the laws that could help people with disabilities live a fulfilling life. Tom also tells us more about his work at the United States Senate and his choice of working in public service. He also shares with us about empowering youth with disabilities to get involved in politics.

Duration:00:13:00

Pushing the Disability Rights Movement Forward Globally and in Guatamala with Silvia Quan

10/19/2021
In this podcast episode Sylvia Quan discusses with us in details the challenges faced by people with disabilities in Guatemala. She also tells us more about disability advocacy at a global level. Quan also shares with us her motivation and inspiration to pushing forward with disability rights work.

Duration:00:13:38

The Importance of Universal Design in Our Infrastructure with architect, Karen Braitmayer

10/12/2021
In this video, Karen Braitmayer shares with us about her parenting experience as well as the adoption process. Karen also discusses with us about her disability advocacy work as well as her proudest achievements. She also gives us some advices in terms of gaining economic stability and finding a career path.

Duration:00:10:41

Accessibility and Inclusion in Adaptive Clothing with Grace Jun

10/5/2021
In this segment, Grace Jun shares with us about Open Style Lab, its mission and long term vision. She also tells us more about her passion for creating adaptive clothing. Grace also discusses with us about the importance of adaptive clothing for people with disabilities.

Duration:00:11:58

Including People with Disabilities in International Exchange with Susan Sygall

9/28/2021
In this podcast episode Susan Sygall joined us to share with us about Mobility international USA, its mission, the founders and the reasons for founding it. She also shares with us about her disability advocacy work and compounding discrimination women with disabilities face. Susan Sygall also share with us about accessible travel -- the challenges and advantages of traveling in a wheelchair.

Duration:00:09:51

Empowerment Through Integration from the Ford Foundation with Noorain Khan

9/21/2021
In this podcast episode Noorain Khan shares with us about how she continues on trying to help marginalized communities while islamophobia is increasing in America. She also discusses with us about her disability advocacy work with Ford Foundation. Noorain Khan also explains to us how every movement needs to integrate the disability movement.

Duration:00:13:01

Pushing Forward Towards Change of Perception with John Lancaster

9/14/2021
In this podcast episode, John Lancaster shares with us about the impact his injury has had on his life as wells as the hardest part of transitioning from being an able bodied person to a person with a disability. John also discusses with us about the importance of fitness and about the changes needed in regards to employment of people with disabilities.

Duration:00:14:40

Inclusion for People with Disabilities with Jeff Meer

9/7/2021
In this podcast episode, Jeff Meer tells us more about his passion for helping marginalized groups such as individuals with disabilities. He also discusses with us about his work as an executive director as well as his multilingual skills. Jeff also shares with us about the mission of the INGO he works for, Humanity and Inclusion.

Duration:00:14:03