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Making a difference one conversation at a time:- Real talk about Social, Cultural, and Mental Health issues related to real-life experiences and challenges. Subscribe to your favorite podcast app to receive new episodes every Friday.

Making a difference one conversation at a time:- Real talk about Social, Cultural, and Mental Health issues related to real-life experiences and challenges. Subscribe to your favorite podcast app to receive new episodes every Friday.

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Making a difference one conversation at a time:- Real talk about Social, Cultural, and Mental Health issues related to real-life experiences and challenges. Subscribe to your favorite podcast app to receive new episodes every Friday.

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English

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Episodes

Financial Investments for a Secure Future - Lane Kawaoka

2/26/2021
LANE KAWAOKA has been investing for over a decade and now controls 4,200+ units. As the owner of CrowdfundAloha.com, SimplePassiveCashflow.com, and ReiAloha.com, Lane is responsible for finding investment opportunities, analysis, and marketing. Mr. Kawaoka obtained a BS in Industrial Engineer and MS in Civil Engineering and Construction Management from the University of Washington. In addition to an analytical engineering background, Lane has real-world experience in working as a project...

Duration:00:53:19

Cannabis: Does it have a place in society? - A conversation with filmmaker Jeremy Norrie

2/19/2021
My name is Jeremy Norrie and I am an independent documentary director & producer for Amazon, FOX, and CBS streaming platforms among various others. We approach each filmmaking project with a serious attitude and an open mind. We explore both hard-to-believe counterculture as well as very serious mainstream subjects. Many of our films also have an ongoing theme of empowerment and overcoming adversity. In the future, we will continue to bring our audience new topics and fascinating stories...

Duration:00:51:58

Anxiety, Worry and Self-Doubt: A discussion with Author David Stone

2/12/2021
I-fearless was co-founded by David Stone and Gail Hulnick. David Stone: David is the public face of i-fearless. He is a life coach and transformational speaker and leader, dedicated to helping people overcome the anxieties, worries, and self-doubts that keep us all from achieving our highest potential. In 2009, in spite of a highly successful international marketing career, he worried himself into homelessness. Then, fed up with the fear, anxiety, and self-doubt that got in the way of...

Duration:00:57:44

"Fear is A Choice" - A discussion with Author Jim Case

2/5/2021
R. James Case is the author of “Fear Is A Choice: Unravelling the Illusion of Our Separation from Love”. He is the host of Adventures in Truth Livecast and podcast, and he created the program The Science of Transformation- His passion is the transformation of fear. His powerful insights, unique approach, and clarity have been assisting people for three decades to change their relationship with fear, in order to achieve the Quantum shift and change they desire.

Duration:01:11:17

Cultivating Better Curiosity - Kimberly Spencer

1/29/2021
Kimberly Spencer is an award-winning high-performance coach and trainer, Amazon best-selling co-author, international motivational speaker, and the founder of CrownYourself.com, helping visionary leaders build their empire and stand out in their full potential in their bodies, businesses, and relationships. From her entrepreneurial beginnings at five selling bags of glitter-water to her neighbors, to becoming an award-winning screenwriter, certified Pilates instructor, Miss Congeniality,...

Duration:01:09:26

The Green Wall - Donald "DJ" Vodicka

1/15/2021
The career of Donald “D.J.” Vodicka encompassed the rapid expansion of the prison system in California. For sixteen years, he was a prison guard in California’s highest security and most notorious correctional institutions Daily duties included serving meals to gang leaders, proctoring serial killers in lockdown cells, or patrolling exercise yards filled with violent felons while unarmed and outnumbered 1000-to-2. He belonged to an elite unit called the Investigative Services Unit (Internal...

Duration:00:50:03

He was Once the Most Notorious Pimp in the Midwest: The True Story - Ramon Darnell

1/8/2021
I am a new author of the book Human Earthquake Book 1 (available on Amazon) and I have a unique story that I detail in my book. My life story is told with humor, raw emotions, and the uncensored truth of how I became the most notorious pimp in the Midwest for over 20 years with encounters with over 400 women. I say that not boastfully but just stating a fact of my journey in the business of selling sex. My story does not start or nor stop there but this book is the first book of a three-part...

Duration:00:58:21

Supporting Victims and Survivors of Traumatic Events - Tamara Cherry

1/1/2021
Tamara Cherry is the author of All the Bumpy Pebbles, a fictional novel based on her years of reporting on the domestic sex trafficking of women and girls. Tamara was an award-winning crime reporter for CTV News Toronto, as well as the Toronto Sun and Toronto Star newspapers, before founding Pickup Communications, a public relations firm aimed at supporting victims and survivors of traumatic events. She has lectured widely on the topic of human trafficking and assisted in the training of...

Duration:00:42:38

Bridging the Communication Gap via Journaling with Jeremy Jenkins

12/25/2020
Jamey Jenkins is a native of Hazlehurst, MS, a graduate of Alcorn State University. A member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Incorporated, a professional photographer who shoots under the alias Big Pretty Pictures, a long-term employee at Nissan North America, an amazing father, and a phenomenal person. His most recent accolade and venture is the launch of Hello Black Man enterprises. Hello Black Man originated as a Journal series, to restore communication within the black community and...

Duration:00:46:35

A Serious Message with a Funny Twist - Jamie Alcroft

12/18/2020
Jamie has been entertaining audiences as one half of the comedy duo, Mack & Jamie, for over 35 years. His appearances with Mack on The Tonight Show both with Johnny Carson and Jay Leno lead to 125 original episodes of the syndicated half-hour COMEDY BREAK WITH MACK & JAMIE. Jay Leno said, “…Mack and Jamie are at the top. They are the funniest duo, working today!” Since the amicable end of Mack and Jamie, after 35 years, Jamie has entered the elite corps of LA Voice Actors. Providing voices...

Duration:00:55:36

"You can succumb to the debilitating discomfort and misery, or you can learn to embrace it and use it to make you a stronger and better human being. I chose the latter" - Terry Tucker

12/11/2020
In many ways, I believe I am just like any of the billions of people existing on this planet. ​I have reinvented myself frequently over my professional career. After I graduated from college at The Citadel (where I played NCAA Division I basketball), I was employed in the Marketing Department at the corporate headquarters of Wendy’s International in Dublin, Ohio. From there, I worked in hospital administration for Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. After getting married and...

Duration:00:55:43

Overcoming Lifelong Mental Health Issues - The Meagan Copelin Story

12/4/2020
Meagan Copelin is an international speaker, author, empowerment coach, blogger, contributing writer, and podcaster. Mental health is her passion which is why she founded Mental Rich, a mental health movement dedicated to helping young girls and women who suffer from mental illnesses, steaming from abuse, abandonment, and rejection. Meagan’s goal is to become a trailblazing voice for young girls and women worldwide. Drawing on her own experiences of mental illness, loss, and trauma, Meagan...

Duration:00:47:38

Winning the Game of Work - Terry McDougall

11/27/2020
Terry McDougall is an Executive and Career Coach and author of Winning the Game of Work: Career Happiness and Success on Your Own Terms. Prior to becoming certified as a coach, I was a long-time marketing executive in financial services. Today I work with high-achieving professionals who are "successful but not satisfied" to optimize their professional success AND personal happiness. I've found that way too many "successful" people are not very happy and are feeling stuck and/or burnt out....

Duration:00:55:44

Coming Out: The Cuyla Coogan Experience

11/20/2020
Cuyla Coogan is a Queer Life Coach helping people in the LGBTQ+ community become more confident and comfortable so they can achieve their full potential. Pulling from her own experiences, Cuyla’s practice highlights the value of self-awareness and self-acceptance so her clients can be all of who they are, without reservations. To check out my personal website: www.cuyla.com To check out my free online community called THE COMING ALIVE COMMUNITY: www.comingalivecommunity.com

Duration:00:55:46

Mini Series - Losing a Child to Homicide - Episode 2: featuring Kevin McCall

11/13/2020
Kevin McCall is a husband and father. He spent his career as a plumbing professional and business owner. Kevin was born and raised in Pennsylvania. He continued to live in Pennsylvania after marrying, and this is where his three children, Kimberly, Kevin, Jr., and Ryan, were born. Kevin moved his family to Florida in 2007, where he currently resides with his wife of 40 years, Joanne. Following Ryan’s murder in 2009, he founded the Ryan P. McCall Foundation, Inc. to honor his son’s memory...

Duration:01:21:43

Winning the War Against Covid - The Scott Milne Perspective

11/6/2020
My Name is Scott Milne and I am the author of the new book WIN THE WAR ON COVID-19 Virus Defense Strategy for Home and Business. I am a facility engineer and have been reducing contagion with strategy and equipment for many years before Covid-19. My Book also discloses an important study that was done in Madrid Spain using Ozonated Saline Solution. The outcome was remarkable with all treated patients recovering.

Duration:01:07:51

The Reality of Substance Abuse - Jay Shifman

10/30/2020
I live by one mantra: Choose Your Struggle. For much of my early life, I was told that I was living with a debilitating issue of Mental Health. As my condition worsened, I was prescribed more drugs at ever higher doses until, in my early 20s, I was daily taking more than the estimated lethal dosage for multiple drugs and living with a full-blown Addiction to prescription pills. At 23, after two suicide attempts, an overdose, and time spent in an inpatient hospital and a rehab facility, I...

Duration:00:43:57

Serious Mental Illness - The Amanda Webster Story

10/23/2020
An in-depth conversation with Amanda Webster about her Serious Mental Illness (SMI) diagnosis and her victory which included being decertified. Amanda Webster: I used fitness, nutrition, and lifestyle changes to go from a hotel ledge where I was ready to end my life to being decertified as having a Serious Mental Illness (SMI) by the very professionals that told me it was impossible. I am now able to be happy with my nine-year-old, have the energy to chase my dreams and live every day as...

Duration:01:13:16

Human Trafficking - The Canadian Story told by Tamara Cherry

10/16/2020
Conversation with Author and Crime Victim Advocate Tamara Cherry (on the phone) about human trafficking in Canada. Tamara Cherry is the author of All the Bumpy Pebbles, a fictional novel based on her years of reporting on the domestic sex trafficking of women and girls. Tamara was an award-winning crime reporter for CTV News Toronto, as well as the Toronto Sun and Toronto Star newspapers, before founding Pickup Communications, a public relations firm aimed at supporting victims and...

Duration:00:47:46