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 95: Big Idea Series: Meaning of Life

Episode 95: Big Idea Series: Meaning of Life

Posted on August 20, 2019

Podcasters: Matt Bennett & Dr. Jerry Yager In this episode, we continue our exploration the inte…

Episode 94: Big Idea Series: Higher Powers and Experiences

Episode 94: Big Idea Series: Higher Powers and Experiences

Posted on August 13, 2019

Podcasters: Matt Bennett & Dr. Jerry Yager In this episode, we continue our exploration the inte…

Episode 93: Big Idea Series: Virtue

Episode 93: Big Idea Series: Virtue

Posted on August 6, 2019

Podcasters: Matt Bennett & Dr. Jerry Yager In this episode, we continue our exploration the inte…

Episode 92: Big Idea Series: “What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger”

Episode 92: Big Idea Series: “What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger”

Posted on July 30, 2019

Podcaster: Matt Bennett & Dr. Jerry Yager In this episode, we continue our exploration the inter…

Episode 91: Big Idea Series: Love and Attachment – Through the Lifespan

Episode 91: Big Idea Series: Love and Attachment – Through the Lifespan

Posted on July 22, 2019

In this episode, we continue our exploration the intersection of some of the biggest and most powerf…

Episode 90: Big Idea Series: Environment and Happiness

Episode 90: Big Idea Series: Environment and Happiness

Posted on July 16, 2019

Podcasters: Matt Bennett & Dr. Jerry Yager In this episode, we continue our exploration the inte…

Episode 89: Big Idea Series: Hypocrisy

Episode 89: Big Idea Series: Hypocrisy

Posted on July 9, 2019

In this episode, we continue our exploration the intersection of some of the biggest and most powerf…

Episode 88: Big Idea Series: Reciprocity

Episode 88: Big Idea Series: Reciprocity

Posted on July 2, 2019

In this episode, we continue our exploration the intersection of some of the biggest and most powerf…

Episode 87: Big Idea Series: Changing Your Mind

Episode 87: Big Idea Series: Changing Your Mind

Posted on June 25, 2019

In this episode, we continue our exploration the intersection of some of the biggest and most powerf…

Episode 86: Big Idea Series: The Divided Brain

Episode 86: Big Idea Series: The Divided Brain

Posted on June 18, 2019

Welcome to the first podcast in our Big Idea Series where we explore the intersection of some of the…

Episode 85: Trauma-Informed Systems, Chronic Stress, & Shared Trauma

Episode 85: Trauma-Informed Systems, Chronic Stress, & Shared Trauma

Posted on June 4, 2019

Podcasters: Matt Bennett & Dr. Jerry Yager In this episode, Matt and Jerry wrap up our Trauma-In…

Episode 84: Trauma-Organized Systems and Parallel Processes

Episode 84: Trauma-Organized Systems and Parallel Processes

Posted on May 21, 2019

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

Episode 83: Shared Leadership in Trauma-Informed Organizations

Episode 83: Shared Leadership in Trauma-Informed Organizations

Posted on May 14, 2019

Podcasters: Matt Bennett, Curt Mower, & Dr. Jerry Yager In this week’s episode Matt, Curt, and J…

Episode 82: Structuring a Trauma-Informed Transformation Process Part 3

Episode 82: Structuring a Trauma-Informed Transformation Process Part 3

Posted on April 30, 2019

Podcasters: Matthew Bennett, Curt Mower, and Jerry Yager In this episode, we conclude our investigat…

Posted on April 23, 2019

Podcasters: Matthew Bennett, Curt Mower, and Jerry Yager We continue our investigation on how progra…

Episode 80: Structuring a Trauma-Informed Transformation Process

Episode 80: Structuring a Trauma-Informed Transformation Process

Posted on April 15, 2019

The research on trauma leads us to our 80th hour of podcasting. While all this research might seem o…

Episode 79: Setting up a Trauma-Informed Transformation Process

Episode 79: Setting up a Trauma-Informed Transformation Process

Posted on April 8, 2019

How do you become Trauma-Informed? As the paradigm continues to spread, more and more organizations…

Episode 78: From Punishment to Discipline to Accountability in Trauma-Informed Organizations

Episode 78: From Punishment to Discipline to Accountability in Trauma-Informed Organizations

Posted on April 2, 2019

Podcasters: Matt Bennett & Curt Mower Due to high levels of stress, helping organizations are al…

Episode 77: Stress, Burnout, & Traumas: Why Helping Organizations are Unique

Episode 77: Stress, Burnout, & Traumas: Why Helping Organizations are Unique

Posted on March 26, 2019

Podcasters: Matthew Bennett & Curt Mower In this episode, Curt and Matt explore the differences…

Episode 76: Emotional Labor, Emotional Intelligence, & Working with Trauma

Episode 76: Emotional Labor, Emotional Intelligence, & Working with Trauma

Posted on March 19, 2019

Podcasters: Matthew Bennett, Curt Mower, & Dr. Jerry Yager Pain, shame, self-doubt, suffering, d…

Episode 75: Role of Supervision in Trauma-Informed Workplaces

Episode 75: Role of Supervision in Trauma-Informed Workplaces

Posted on March 12, 2019

Podcasters: Matt Bennett & Dr. Jerry Yager In this episode, Matt and Jerry explore the role of s…

Episode 74: Affect in Helping Organizations

Episode 74: Affect in Helping Organizations

Posted on February 26, 2019

Podcasters: Matt Bennett, Curt Mower, & Dr. Jerry Yager Do emotions play a role in organizationa…

Episode 73: Small t trauma

Episode 73: Small t trauma

Posted on February 19, 2019

Podcasters: Matt Bennett, Curt Mower, & Dr. Jerry Yager What is small t trauma? Does it exist at…

Episode 72: Interview with Dr. Robert T. Muller Author of Trauma & The Struggle to Open Up

Episode 72: Interview with Dr. Robert T. Muller Author of Trauma & The Struggle to Open Up

Posted on February 12, 2019

Podcasters: Dr. Robert T. Muller, Matt Bennett, & Curt Mower Dr. Robert T. Muller joins Matt and…