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ASK Dr Applewhite

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ASK DR. APPLEWHITE Radio Talk Show (formerly STUDENT2TEACHER) is sponsored by White Apple Institute. The show is hosted by Danita Applewhite, PhD, CRC. She is a Counselor, Educator, and Army Veteran. Since 2009, the show has helped thousands "accept the challenge to change the perception of 'dis-abled' to 'differently-abled". The show focuses on ways Adult Students/Learners and Employees, including Veterans, can effectively manage disability, pain, emotional stress, learning and motivation issues, independent living, and vocational rehabilitation challenges. HEAR "down to earth”, controversial discussions, and success stories with professionals in education, health care (mental and physical), and employment (Human Resources) that will improve performance and success at school and work! Your tax deductible DONATIONS at www.whiteappleinstitute.org helps pay operating costs and provide financial resources and outreach to underserved persons with disabilities. Learn more about Dr. Applewhite’s Self-Rehabilitation Program™ at www.askdrapplewhite.com

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Do mass shootings cause students and employees feelings of shame to admit to mental illness? White Apple Institute staff and students send condolescences to those affected by the senseless violence on college campuses in Oregon and... more

The term discrimination is too often associated with racism versus disability. In addition, racism and discrimination are frequently related in the U.S. media to the victimization of African-Americans and other Non-White groups by White... more

September Is Suicide Prevention Month. If you know someone who is feeling depressed and expressing suicidal thoughts thoughts we recommend contacting the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention www.afsp.org... more

How are Veterans and other Adult Learners managing stress at school and work? Ask Dr. Applewhite about how she helps fellow Veterans from Vietnam era to the present Middle Eastern conflicts manage stress in the civilian classroom and... more

Host, Dr. Applewhite and the staff at White Apple Institute are frequently asked about how Veterans, students, and employees diagnosed with mental illness (i.e. Depression, Bipolar Anxiety Disorders) can feel comfortable seeking counseling... more

The shame and embarrassment about any form of disability can be found in most ethnic groups. However, there is a higher prevalence of stigmas over mental and physical disability in African-American,Native American and Hispanic groups.... more

Most teachers, from elementary to college levels, are able to identify when students have difficulty learning, within the first weeks of a semester. However, employers and co-workers are not able or qualified to identify employees with... more

When most people hear the term ?DISABLED? do they perceive a productive employee?, a college graduate with honors? business owner? ASK Dr. Applewhite about how we are helping others ?change the perception of disabled to... more

Veterans and Adult Learners/Students Ask Dr. Applewhite (aka Professor Applewhite), about why many Religious Teachers do not address the real issues surrounding pain, suffering, and disability. Hear real issues and stories shared... more
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