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 71: Self-regulation & Psychosocial Well-being

Episode 71: Self-regulation & Psychosocial Well-being

Posted on February 8, 2019

In our final episode in our heart rate variability (HRV) series, Matt, Curt, and Jerry examine the c…

Episode 70: Autonomic Regulation and Cooperation

Episode 70: Autonomic Regulation and Cooperation

Posted on January 28, 2019

Podcasters: Matt Bennett, Curt Mower, & Dr. Jerry Yager Trauma-related symptoms have been demons…

Episode 69: Matt has some Questions about this HRV thing!

Episode 69: Matt has some Questions about this HRV thing!

Posted on January 22, 2019

Podcasters: Matt Bennett, Curt Mower, & Dr. Jerry Yager We are taking an opportunity to hit the…

Episode 68: Heart Rate Variability & Social Engagement

Episode 68: Heart Rate Variability & Social Engagement

Posted on January 15, 2019

In this episode, we continue our exploration of trauma and heart rate variability. This week we expl…

Episode 67: Heart Rate Variability & The Fear Response

Episode 67: Heart Rate Variability & The Fear Response

Posted on January 10, 2019

Conditioned fear responses and learning safety cues are critical components of both the etiology of…

Episode 66: New Year’s Special

Episode 66: New Year’s Special

Posted on December 25, 2018

Podcasters: Matt Bennett, Curt Mower, Dr. Jerry Yager Welcome to our second annual New Year’s Specia…

Episode 65: Physiological Markers & Individual Differences in Response to Intervention

Episode 65: Physiological Markers & Individual Differences in Response to Intervention

Posted on December 19, 2018

Over the past decade or so, research within the field of behavioral health has given rise to a wide…

Episode 64: Heart Rate Variability & Trauma Continued

Episode 64: Heart Rate Variability & Trauma Continued

Posted on December 11, 2018

Your Podcasters: Matt Bennett, Curt Mower, and Dr. Jerry Yager Building on the discussion from last…

Episode 63: Autonomic Nervous System & Trauma

Episode 63: Autonomic Nervous System & Trauma

Posted on December 4, 2018

Podcasters: Matthew Bennett, Curt Mower, and Dr. Jerry Yager In several past episodes of the Trauma-…

Episode 62: Heart Rate Variability & Trauma

Episode 62: Heart Rate Variability & Trauma

Posted on November 27, 2018

The first podcast in a series focused on the relationship between heart rate variability and trauma,…

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…