September 14, 2017
In this episode we take a hard look at the substance abuse recovery process. Ms. Glenda Dedmon and Ms. Valencia Donaldson give firsthand accounts of caring for people in recovery. We examine the rise opioid abuse and recover from the emergency room through detoxification to successful recovery. Please listen and share with your friends. This episode is very eye opening.
August 7, 2017
Mr. Simon Lee tells how his father influenced him to become involved with helping others. This episodes explores the many ways you can support vulnerable people in your community.
May 23, 2017
In this episode, we continue with bringing awareness to mental health and celebrating Mental Health Awareness Month. We host Ms. Celeste James, Director of Community Health at Kaiser Permanente and Dr. Amit Patel service Chief and Psychiatrist at Kaiser Permanente. Ms. James and Dr. Patel give a first-hand account of how Kaiser Permanente is working to transform the delivery of health care to underserved people in Maryland, Washington DC and Virginia.
May 9, 2017
Ms. Simone Blanchard, (Certified Professional Counselor, Author and Community Activist) talks about childhood mental health issues, trauma and the effects of abuse. This is an important episode for parents, teachers and caregivers. Ms. Blanchard gives advice on working with schools and other authorities to advocate for adequate mental health treatment.
April 5, 2017
In this episode we explore Volunteers of America the “church without walls”. You will hear from our Chaplain, Rev. Sandra Gray and Rev. David Stancil of Columbia Baptist Fellowship. The ministers will take a deep dive into the role of the church in caring for vulnerable people in our community.