ProjectCiv: Promoting Civil Political Discourse In High School with Librarian Amanda Smithfield on The Carleena Show Podcast

How do you engage teens in civil political discourse? One librarian in Nashville created a program called ProjectCiv, which seeks to promote monthly discussions between high school Republicans and Democrats. Amanda Williams Smithfield joins me on the podcast to discuss her work. The Carleena Show features in-depth conversations with guests from around the world. HostContinue reading “ProjectCiv: Promoting Civil Political Discourse In High School with Librarian Amanda Smithfield on The Carleena Show Podcast”

Podcast #15: Two Friends. Different Politics. Attend A Trump Rally Together.

Two Friends. Different Politics. Attend A Trump Rally Together. And then they talk about it. Listen as two friends discuss their recent trip to see the president speak in Chattanooga, Tennessee. They discuss their motivations for going, fears, observations, the general tenor of the crowd, surprises, and overall impressions. The intent with this conversation is toContinue reading “Podcast #15: Two Friends. Different Politics. Attend A Trump Rally Together.”

Podcast #13: Sherry Campbell: Demystifying Death And Dying

“Part of my job as a Hospice social worker was to discharge people back to their home. Many times there was no place to discharge people to. And that really bothered me.” Sherry Campbell shares her journey of opening a hospice home in Tennessee. Sherry is a social worker and director of a nonprofit Hospice HomeContinue reading “Podcast #13: Sherry Campbell: Demystifying Death And Dying”

Podcast #2: Stephanie Jones: Trauma Survivor and Wounded Healer

As a trauma survivor and wounded healer, Stephanie Jones personally understands the mind-body-spirit journey of trauma recovery, and she firmly believes that healing from trauma is possible. Stephanie is an experienced yoga teacher with a Master’s Degree in Counseling, specializing in grief and trauma. Her passion for trauma recovery inspires her to support countless traumaContinue reading “Podcast #2: Stephanie Jones: Trauma Survivor and Wounded Healer”