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  • 00:46

    Need Help? Why a Peer Support Group Might be Your Answer.

    in Self Help

    April 16, 2015 - LIVING A RICHER LIFE ~ Life Changing Talk Radio


    THEME: Need Help? Why a Peer Support Group Might Be Your Answer


    INTERVIEW GUESTS: Duana Wilkins, Darryl Walker and Cindy Koumoutzis


    Duana Wilkins is the Co-founder and National Executive Director of Change Addiction Now & President of Washington State C.A.N. 


    Darryl Walker is the National Assistant Executive Director of C.A.N. and Georgia State Leader. 


    Cindy Koumoutzis is the Founder, Regional Director and Ohio State Director


    THIS WEEK’S MESSAGE:


    Peer support for people with similar life experiences has proven to be tremendously important towards helping many move through difficult situations. These similar life experiences may include people who have lost children, people with alcohol and substance abuse problems, and etc.  In general, the value of peer support has been substantiated by the fact that people who have like experiences can better relate and can consequently offer more authentic empathy and validation. A Peer Support Group is a voluntary gathering of people with similar challenges to share experiences, reveal coping strategies and offer understanding. Tonight we will take a closer look at the peer support group concept through the eyes a newly formed organization whose mission is to embrace, educate and empower families and communities impacted by substance use disorder. Can a Peer Support Group be what you have been looking for?

  • 00:29

    Transforming a Life: the Power of Peer Support

    in Health

    In this talk, you will hear Emily Grossman, MA, CPRP Recovery Specialist and Trainer, OnTrackNY, share a first-hand account of her experience living with and recovering from Bipolar Disorder, as well as how she used this experience to help others, first as a Peer Provider in a Community Mental Health Center, and currently as a trainer of mental health professionals.  Emily will explore the definition and role of peer providers as well as her experience working in this exciting field.  Finally, she will talk about how the Center for Practice Innovations is using Peer Providers to advance their work.  The talk will be moderated by Dacia Morris, MSW, New York State Psychiatric Institute/Columbia Psychiatry Research Recruitment Liaison. Please join us for this informative discussion.


    The Center for Practice Innovations (CPI) supports the New York State Office of Mental Health's mission to promote the widespread availability of evidence-based practices to improve mental health services, ensure accountability, and promote recovery-oriented outcomes for consumers and families. The CPI serves as a key resource to OMH by spreading those practices identified by OMH as most critical to accomplish OMH's system-transformation initiatives. For information about the Center for Practice Innovations please go to http://practiceinnovations.org/AboutCPI/tabid/172/Default.aspx or call 646 774-8422

  • 00:24

    What does Accreditation & Certification mean for Peer Support???

    in Self Help

    This will be part  of 2 segments.  We will discuss what Acreditation and Certification means to a Certified Peer Specialist.  Accreditation can be a way that validates the role of Peer Support. And a Certified Peer Specialist can demonstrate how dedicated they are to the field.  Calls will be accepted at 646-668-2478.

  • 00:19

    Who helps the cops?

    in Current Events

    BTB Radio host Kevin Von Luft talks with Orange County Sheriff Regional Peer Support Coordinator Heather Williams about officer wellness and trauma intervention.  Heather is an expert in the field of trauma intervention and the effects trauma can have on your daily life.  She works with law enforcement officers on a daily basis to help them with the emotional difficulties of the job. Please also listen to part 2 to wrap up our discussion we had some technical difficulties.

  • 00:30

    It's our business to tell your business in child support news!

    in Education

    Do you have a problem with family court? Do you have a problem with the judges being partial in judgement when it comes to a child support case? Do you know that there are men and women who are killing their children because they have no way out; no jobs, and out of frustrations decent parents are giving up; because there is nowhere to go to get help. No programs to cushion the fall. Are our system a set up for failure program? Laws that infringe on the rights to have a way out when times are rough; no compassion but more pressure to pay or lay in jail; and have a label of a failure because of a crime of not being able to pay child support. Is our Court system and laws unfair and lumps all decent parent with deadbeat parent? Don't you think it is time do something about it, folks?

    Join me and Alpha C Hales on a journey to unlock a way to relieve the stress of being a decent disadvantaged non-custodial parent obligor in the hustle and bustle of paying child support.

    Call in at 347-884-8684

  • 00:28

    Mental Health ... The Invisible Illness Call In Show

    in Self Help

    We are back ... some much needed time away and now fully refreshed. Where are you at? Do you find you need time to yourself when things just get too much. Also, Intentional Peer Support do you have experience of this, I've just finished a training course based around this and found it inspiring and I had my question answered what is the difference between Peer Support and Intentional Peer Support. The UK is catching up with this concept .. finally!  Want to know more? Photography .. do you find it helps your mood ?  I'd love you to call in and share your thoughts on any of these things or anything else you want to share :)

  • 00:58

    To Breast Feed or Not: Dads' Support Matters

    in Self Help

     


    To Breast Feed or Not: Dads’ Support Matters


    Ladies!  Why do we see a decline in women opting to breastfeed their babies?  Have we gotten so busy or workforce oriented that the best form of nutrition; a mother’s milk is but on the back burner in order to climb the corporate latter?  It is now thought of as the ultimate sacrifice when it was the absolute norm.  Not to mention quite economical.


    Dia Michels, Author and Breastfeeding Guru promotes healthy families through attachment, safe infant sleep and breastfeeding. Find out how fathers weigh in on this major decision.


     


    So, Let’s Talk!


    Knowledge Always Empowers


    TONIGHT, Wednesday, July 29, 2015 @ 10PM EST


    CALL IN LIVE (347) 838-8992


    OR


    TUNE IN ONLINE


    http://www.blogtalkradio.com/talkswithsheba/2015/07/30/to-breast-feed-or-not-dads-support-matters


    LEARN MORE ABOUT:


    Dia Michels


    Website:  www.PlatypusMedia.com 


    Email:  Dia@PlatypusMedia.com


    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PlatypusMedia


    Twitter: www.Twitter.com/PlatypusMedia


     


     

  • 00:36

    "The Sacred Path…Sedona ~ A Spiritual Adventure" with Kay Wiltse

    in Spirituality

    Join us for a weekly discussion with Kay Wiltse, Founder of The Lighthouse Foundation ~ Center for Spiritual Living. Kay is a mentor, teacher and gifted intuitive. With over 22 years experience in the holistic spiritual field in southern California, Kay is now a resident of Sedona, Arizona and the facilitator for our weekly program.


    We invite our listeners to call the show for spiritual support and guidance, discussion, questions and individual messages. Whether you are new to the spiritual path, or are a seasoned Lightworker wishing to connect and network with a growing spiritual community…


                                  You are Welcome … You are Supported…We are Here for You.


                                             ** Our BlogTalk listeners are invited to call -- (516) 387-1984 **


    Ms. Wiltse is available as a guest speaker, and is available for private phone sessions by appointment.


    Her contact info:  (928) 862-2086   www.thelighthousefoundation.org


     


                          Please Like Us us on Facebook at:  www.facebook.com/thesacredpathsedonaradio

  • 00:33

    Listen to R4Alliance Leaders - Recreational Therapy Works & Announcements

    in Military

    Listen 24/7 to Chuck Steele, Air Force Veteran and Executive Director R4Alliance, Bill “Potter” Potter, Vietam Veteran and Chairman Board of Directors/R4 Alliance and Eva Stimson an award-winning marketing/communications specialist, member of De Anza DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution). Hear about the incredible growth of R4Alliance, about the effectiveness of Recreational Therapy and more. Please SHARE


    For More Info go to: http://thankyouforyourservice.us/issue/july-2015/article/listen-to-r4alliance-leaders-recreational-therapy-works-announcements   


     

  • 00:44

    HELP ME HELP YOU

    in Radio

    2CLEANENT.COM building a empire for family & friends but 50% won't help, I need 100% support from everybody cause once I make it we all make it,.. I would love 2 throw free events for y'all, play your part help me build #2CE empire bring something 2 the table not just your apitiet, don't look for handouts trying get in my shows free when I blow up If you didn't help the movement, please believe I'm watching who's hitting like leaving comments & sharing my status, flyers, videos & music!! Appreciate the love I feed my people positive energy,...... Check out my videos A-Town B Ballin Official Video -->http://youtu.be/v9F6EM1SogI /  We Winning Official Video --> http://youtu.be/Z2yzvvoSk-c / It Is What It Is Official Video --> http://youtu.be/865T3qtM1Lk / Download Free Music --> https://soundcloud.com/CrowdsFavorite2clean All my people love me @10pm dial 516-531-9831, since y'all like my positive post tune in Bless Others You Get Bless hear me live on air--> http://www.blogtalkradio.com/MotivationShow 
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  • Consciousness Caffeine: What's in the Stars for August 2015 with Sharita Star

    in Spirituality

    Show is live Tues./Thurs. 10:00 pm-12:00 p.m. EST...7/30/15:  Sit back, relax, and join Rainbow Warrior GodDess Lisa for a Rocksome dose of Consciousness Caffeine and Conscious Community with topics regarding Re-Education, Healing, Empowerment, Inspiration, Dominion, & Conscious Co-Creation. On today's show Lisa hosts regular guest Sharita Star, Astrologer, Numerologist, Lexigramist, and Author.  Every last Thursday of the month Sharita empowers us with an Astrological Update for what's coming up in the next month.  Yes we are switching it up on you again thanx to Mercury Retrograde this month as it is Tuesday...Get with the program...be adaptogenic.  Come join the Big Picture Party to listen, learn, be Inspired, facilitate Remembrance, and share your soul where all are honored in our Rainbow Warrior Circle.  Please call in and join our Rainbow Warrior Circle to ask questions and share if you are so Inspired.  This show was created with the intention to gather other Rainbow Warriors together to Co-Create from Unity Consciousness so...Let's Get This Party Started!!!


    For more from Sharita Star go to: http://sharitastar.com/


    For more from Rainbow Warrior GodDess Lisa visit her website:  http://www.transcendance.us/


    To donate to support the show and Random Acts of Love & Kindness go to:   https://wesharecrowdfunding.com/RainbowGodDess