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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

Making the World Polio Free with Dr. Erin Stuckey

5/24/2022
In this podcast episode Dr Erin Stuckey tells us more about the presence and eradication of polio by the Gates foundation. She then discusses with us about the resources that can facilitate the eradication of polio. Dr. Stuckey also shares with us about response to COVID-19 and vaccinations.

Duration:00:11:44

The Importance of True Representation in Theater and the Arts with Amy Trigg

5/17/2022
In this podcast episode Amy Trigg tells us more about getting into theater as a person with a physical disability. Amy then discusses with us about playing a Shakespearean character on a wheelchair. Finally, she shares with us about the importance of representation of persons with disabilities in the arts.

Duration:00:11:40

Accessible Travel for All with Sylvia Longmire

5/10/2022
In this podcast episode Sylvia Longmire tells us more about her mission as an accessible travel business agent. She then shares with us some travel tips and important gadgets. She then discusses with us the pros and cons of being a miss wheelchair from the wheelchair pageant.

Duration:00:13:14

Inclusion Through Digital Accessibility with Marla Runyan

5/3/2022
In this podcast episode Marla Runyan shares with us about her parenting experience and the challenges she encountered as a mother who is visually impaired. Marla also discusses with us about the importance of digital accessibility.

Duration:00:13:10

Including PwDs in the Climate Change Decision Making Process with Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse

4/26/2022
In this podcast episode Senator Sheldon Whitehouse tells us more about the importance of universal and accessible design. He then shares with us about the inclusion of people with disabilities in disaster evacuation planning. Senator Whitehouse also discusses with us about the importance of tackling climate change.

Duration:00:10:33

The Importance of Representation in the Entertainment Industry with Jay Ruderman

4/19/2022
In this podcast episode Jay Ruderman tells us more about the disability rights movement in Israel. He then discusses with us about the issues facing the disability community and the role of the Ruderman Family Foundation in tackling these issues.

Duration:00:10:57

Supporting You to Reach Your Independency Goals with Jesi Straham

4/12/2022
In this podcast episode Jesi Stracham tell us more about the Wheel with Me Foundation. She then discusses with us about the importance of representation through her series about a wheelchair user by a wheelchair user. Jesi also shares with us about her passion for adaptive sports.

Duration:00:13:58

Tackling Climate Change While Growing the Economy with Gwen Buck

4/5/2022
Gwen Buck joined me in this podcast hour, to share her thoughts about climate change, how this passion for the environment started and the inclusion of the disability community in the climate change discussion.

Duration:00:13:11

Fighting Climate Change Through Solidarity with Bill McKibben

3/29/2022
Bill McKibben honored me by joining me in this podcast hour to share with us his passion for the environment and where it came from, he also shares with us about 350, their rallies and how they are more accessible for people with disabilities.

Duration:00:13:05

Together We Can Solve the Climate Crisis with Juliet Davenport

3/22/2022
Juliet Davenport joined me in this podcast episode to share her passion for atmospheric physics, her involvement in the climate change fight as well as her achievements in this arena.

Duration:00:12:30

Climate Change and the Impact on People with Disabilities with Erik Solheim

3/15/2022
Erik Solheim joined me in this podcast to discuss climate change issues and solutions, the win win win policies, his involvement in disability advocacy and the impact of climate change on people with disabilities.

Duration:00:11:08

Empowerment through Goal Orientation with Curtis McGrath

3/8/2022
In this podcast episode Curtis McGrath tells us more about the attitudinal barriers and discrimination faced post injury and how he overcame these challenges. He then discusses with us about the physical barriers encountered in the "real" world. Curtis also shares with us about his relationship with an able-bodied person and the obstacles faced post injury after transitioning to becoming a person with a disability.

Duration:00:13:26

Representation of People with Invisible Disabilities with Dana Vollmer

3/1/2022
In this podcast episode Dana Vollmer discusses with us about the advantages and disadvantages of having an invisible disability and the misconceptions and discrimination faced. Dana Vollmer also shares with us about her misdiagnosis experience and how it affected her life.

Duration:00:11:44

Accessible Tourism in Morocco with Jeremy Schmidt and Erik Neufeld

2/22/2022
In this podcast episode Jeremy Schmidt and Erik Neufeld tell us more about their accessible tourism company. Erik then discusses with us about his disability advocacy work in morocco. Finally both Erik and Jeremy share with us about the accessible cities in Morocco.

Duration:00:11:01

Overcoming Physical and Attitudinal Barriers with Ade Adepitan

2/15/2022
In this podcast episode, Ade Adepitan shares with us about the physical and attitudinal challenges faced in travel journalism and how he overcomes them. He then shares with us his working experience as it relates to his physical disability. Ade also tells us more about the innate and inherent skills needed to be a journalist. He also shares with us about the impact of climate change on the disability community.

Duration:00:11:32

Empowering People with Disabilities through Sexual Orientation Diversity with Chella Man

2/8/2022
In this podcast episode Chella Man shares with us about his transition journey and process into becoming the person he Identified into. Chella then discusses with us about his advocacy work for the LBTQ and disability communities and its impact on his life. Chella also shares with us about the behind the scenes story of the superhero story, Titans and what it's like to be an actor in that show.

Duration:00:11:38

Dating from a Disability Perspective with Ashley Lyn Olson

2/1/2022
In this podcast episode Ashley Lyn Olson tells us more about her injury and how that impacted her life. She then discusses with us about dating life as a person with a physical disability.

Duration:00:04:00

Advocating for the Increase Employment of the Disability Community with Janet Labreck

1/25/2022
In this podcast episode Janet Labreck tells us more about her disability and how it impacted her life. She then shares with us the challenges she faced as a person of color and with a disability. Janet also discusses with us about the importance of technology in improving the life of people with disabilities.

Duration:00:10:28

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