Online Grooming: The Grooming of Adults | with Dottie Laster
Online Grooming: The Grooming of Adults | with Dottie Laster: On today’s episode, Dottie Laster returns with a truly shocking story about an adult being groomed. As parents, we pour our hearts and souls into raising our kids. Spending countless moments filling them with love and building an unbreakable trust. A trust we believe will stand the test of time and will be impervious to anyone trying to break that bond. As parents raising our kids in the world of smartphones, tablets, and online...
Human Trafficking | with expert Dottie Laster
Human Trafficking with Dottie Laster: This year on the Awareness podcast, I have interviewed some amazing people. Christine O’Donnell (a journalist featured on episodes 1 &2 about child sex trafficking), Dr David Perrodin (a safety expert and host of The Safety Doc Podcast featured on episode 3 about Bullying), Crista Miller (a Parent advocate and mother of a survivor, featured on episode 4 about child sex trafficking ), and Alicia Kozakiewicz, a survivor of a grooming kidnapping,...
Online Grooming: Internet Safety | with Alicia Kozakiewicz
Online Grooming: Internet Safety with Alicia Kozakiewicz: In 2002, the internet was budding and the world was creeping into our households. Browsers like Lynx, Netscape, Opera, Internet Explorer and Mozilla were being turned on. It was the equivalent of advertising to the world that our front doors are unlocked and everyone is welcomed without restriction and the online groomer was born. Social Media Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AwarenessPod/ Twitter:...
Online Grooming: Gaming | Breck Bednar
Online Grooming: Gaming | Breck Bednar: A summary of an article posted on psychologytoday.com published February, 10th 2014: [In the United States alone, an estimated 99 percent of boys and 94 percent of girls play video games. Video games have become an important part of popular culture. Dutch researchers suggest that not only do the newer video games provide young people with compelling social, cognitive, and emotional experiences, they also can potentially boost mental health and...
Child Sex Trafficking: Story 2 | with Crista Miller
Child Sex Trafficking: Story 2 | with Crista Miller Social media has connected us in ways we could never have imagined. We are now connected, even if we are physically away from our friends and family. Our lives on are display for the world to see, our proudest moments, our deepest sadness. The times of self-reflection and isolation to regroup ourselves, are a thing of the past, as we turn to the internet for comfort and a sense of belonging. Cause, after all, it is easy to share our...
Bullying: Awareness with Dr. David Perrodin
Bullying: Awareness with Dr. David Perrodin Growing up ragging, teasing, bullying or whatever you want to call it was part of everyday life in the school hallways. Most adults have either seen bullying or have been bullied at some point in their lives. Inoculated by our parent’s comments to toughen up or blow it off. We have been indoctrinated to minimize the behavior, to remove its power by convincing ourselves that it’s boys being boys or girls being girls. We have this belief that we...
Child Sex Trafficking: Story 1 | Part 2
Child Sex Trafficking: Story 1 | Part 2 On today’s episode, we are continuing the discussion about Child Sex Trafficking - Story 1 and we are joined by Journalist and Host Christine O’Donnell. On last week’s episode, we heard about Christine O’Donnell reporting on a story where Bianca, a survivor, bravely came forward to raise awareness. In the many hours of doing research on story after story, Christine is the only reporter I found who continued the discussion by calling out the people...
Child Sex Trafficking: Story 1 | Part 1
Child Sex Trafficking: Story 1 | Part 1 Thousands of news stories are delivered to us daily, an amalgamation of words, written or spoken, that give us insight into a moment in time. Most of us only hear a summary of the story presented to us, the 2-minute version of a tragedy that has unfolded. To say we are only exposed to the tip of the child sex trafficking iceberg is a vast understatement. On today’s episode, we aim to expose a bit more of that iceberg, we are going beyond the...
Child Sex Trafficking: Story 1 - Trailer
Child Sex Trafficking: Story 1 - Trailer The inaugural episode is 7 days away! On Thursday 10/12/2017 episode 1 drops! Available in your favorite podcast player! Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AwarenessPod/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/AwarenessPod Website: https://www.awarenesspodcast.com
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