Trauma-Informed Lens Podcast

Matthew Bennett, Curt Mower, and Jerry Yager

The trauma-informed paradigm is challenging traditional views and approaches in education, social work, psychology, and public health. Each week the Trauma-Informed Lens Podcasters Curt Mower, Jerry Yager, and Matthew Bennett explore aspects of the trauma-informed paradigm and how it challenges traditional views of service delivery and current events. Join the revolution!

Episode 61: Creating Trauma-Informed Communities w/ Mary Donnelly-Crocker

Episode 61: Creating Trauma-Informed Communities w/ Mary Donnelly-Crocker

Posted on November 13, 2018

Podcasters: Mary Donnelly-Crocker, Matt Bennett, Dr. Jerry Yager Mary Donnelly-Crocker joins Matt an…

Episode 60: Memories: The Way We Were

Episode 60: Memories: The Way We Were

Posted on November 6, 2018

Podcasters: Matthew Bennett, Curt Mower, & Dr. Jerry Yager Memories and traumatic memories are i…

Episode 59: The Role of Employment in Recovery

Episode 59: The Role of Employment in Recovery

Posted on October 31, 2018

Matt, Curt, and Jerry recorded this episode together after their keynote address and workshop at the…

Episode 58: Role of Staff Supervision in your Trauma-Informed Journey

Episode 58: Role of Staff Supervision in your Trauma-Informed Journey

Posted on October 23, 2018

Podcasters: Matthew Bennett, Curt Mower, & Dr. Jerry Yager In this episode, Matt, Curt, and Jerr…

Episode 57: Matt’s Argument for the Role of Staff Supervision in your Trauma-Informed Journey

Episode 57: Matt’s Argument for the Role of Staff Supervision in your Trauma-Informed Journey

Posted on October 16, 2018

Podcaster: Matthew Bennett Due to technical difficulties, this is a mini episode where Matt makes hi…

Episode 56: The Trauma-Informed Life. Are you ready for some football!

Episode 56: The Trauma-Informed Life. Are you ready for some football!

Posted on October 9, 2018

Podcasters: Matthew Bennett, Curt Mower, & Dr. Jerry Yager In Episode 56 we introduce to a new t…

Episode 55: Talking Trauma Across the Atlantic with Jay Levy & Robin Johnson

Episode 55: Talking Trauma Across the Atlantic with Jay Levy & Robin Johnson

Posted on October 2, 2018

Podcasters: Jay Levy, Robin Johnson, Matthew Bennett, & Dr. Jerry Yager Jay Levy and Robin Johns…

Episode 54: Finding the Center: Personal Values & Post-Traumatic Growth

Episode 54: Finding the Center: Personal Values & Post-Traumatic Growth

Posted on September 25, 2018

Podcasters: Matthew Bennett, Curt Mower, & Dr. Jerry Yager Personal values speak to the core of…

Episode 53: From Corn-dogs to Diplomacy!

Episode 53: From Corn-dogs to Diplomacy!

Posted on September 18, 2018

Podcasters: Matthew Bennett, Curt Mower, & Dr. Jerry Yager Matt has been busy working on another…

Episode 52: The Trauma-Informed Lens Podcast Turns 1-year Old!

Episode 52: The Trauma-Informed Lens Podcast Turns 1-year Old!

Posted on September 11, 2018

Podcasters: Matt  Bennett, Curt Mower, & Dr. Jerry Yager Matt, Curt, and Jerry reflect back on t…

Episode 51: Trauma, Post-Traumatic Growth, & Spirituality with Dr. Olga Vera

Episode 51: Trauma, Post-Traumatic Growth, & Spirituality with Dr. Olga Vera

Posted on September 4, 2018

Podcasters: Dr. Olga Vera, Matthew Bennett, Curt Mower, & Dr. Jerry Yager Reconnecting to spirit…

Episode 50: Trauma & Hope

Episode 50: Trauma & Hope

Posted on August 28, 2018

Podcasters: Matthew Bennett, Curt Mower, & Dr. Jerry Yager Trauma makes everything about survivi…

Episode 49: A Future without Traumatic Memories. A Thought Experiment

Episode 49: A Future without Traumatic Memories. A Thought Experiment

Posted on August 21, 2018

Podcasters: Matthew Bennett, Curt Mower, & Dr. Jerry Yager A wide range of technologies are evol…

Episode 48: Serve and Return Communication

Episode 48: Serve and Return Communication

Posted on August 14, 2018

Podcasters: Matt Bennett, Curt Mower, & Dr. Jerry Yager In earlier episodes, we introduced the c…

Episode 47: Talking Trauma & Resiliency with Dr. Allison Sampson-Jackson

Episode 47: Talking Trauma & Resiliency with Dr. Allison Sampson-Jackson

Posted on August 7, 2018

Podcasters: Matthew Bennett, Curt Mower, & Dr. Allison Sampson-Jackson We are excited to welcome…

Episode 46: Trauma & Growth Mindsets

Episode 46: Trauma & Growth Mindsets

Posted on July 31, 2018

Podcasters: Matthew Bennett, Curt Mower, & Dr. Jerry Yager Following up last week’s discussion o…

Episode 45: Trauma & Fixed Mindsets

Episode 45: Trauma & Fixed Mindsets

Posted on July 24, 2018

Podcasters: Matthew Bennett, Curt Mower, & Dr. Jerry Yager Carol Dweck’s groundbreaking research…

Episode 44: Trauma & the Heart

Episode 44: Trauma & the Heart

Posted on July 17, 2018

Podcasters: Matthew Bennett, Curt Mower, & Dr. Jerry Yager Trauma’s impact goes well beyond the…

Episode 43: Connecting Paradigms

Episode 43: Connecting Paradigms

Posted on July 10, 2018

How can we use the trauma-informed lens to help people make meaningful life changes? This question i…

Episode 42: Trauma-Sensitive Mindfulness with Dr. David A. Treleaven

Episode 42: Trauma-Sensitive Mindfulness with Dr. David A. Treleaven

Posted on July 3, 2018

Podcasters: Dr. David A Treleaven, Matt Bennett, Curt Mower, & Dr. Jerry Yager Author of Trauma-…

Episode 41: Sensitization & Tolerance

Episode 41: Sensitization & Tolerance

Posted on June 26, 2018

Podcasters: Matt Bennett, Curt Mower, & Dr. Jerry Yager In this episode, we build upon our recen…

Episode 40: Microaggressions & the “isms”

Episode 40: Microaggressions & the “isms”

Posted on June 19, 2018

Podcasters: Dr. Melody Brown, Matt Bennett, Curt Mower, & Dr. Jerry Yager Dr. Melody Brown joins…

Episode 39: A Personal Journey

Episode 39: A Personal Journey

Posted on June 12, 2018

In this episode, Curt turns the tables and asks Matt questions about his life, career, and how this…

Episode 38: Rethinking Resiliency

Episode 38: Rethinking Resiliency

Posted on June 5, 2018

Podcasters: Matt Bennett, Curt Mower, & Dr. Jerry Yager Resiliency is a word that gets thrown ar…