Join self-trust coach Shohreh Davoodi for a podcast that celebrates what’s possible when you commit to being brave. Conjuring Up Courage navigates the complexities of power, privilege, and personal growth to explore how to build a more fulfilling life and create a better world for everyone. Through educational solo episodes and vibrant interviews with diverse guests, Shohreh engages in conversations about identity, self-doubt and shame, boundaries, vulnerability, resilience, self-care and community care, social justice, and more. This podcast invites you to stop living according to "shoulds" and step into your motherf*cking magic instead. New episodes are released every other Tuesday.
Reproductive Justice and Beyond with Sabia C. Wade | #114
Meet Sabia C. Wade: CEO, revolutionary doula, educator, reproductive justice advocate, and financial activist. In this episode, Sabia and I discussed some of the inequities in reproductive healthcare, helpful info for pregnant people to have, the importance of using gender-affirming language, and more. You can find the show notes and a full transcript of this episode at https://shohrehdavoodi.com/114.
How To Supercharge Your Thoughtfulness | #113
Contrary to popular belief, thoughtfulness is not a trait you either have or you don't; it's a skill you can improve on with practice. As the self-proclaimed queen of thoughtfulness, I thought I would use this solo episode as an opportunity to share some of my best-kept secrets for how to be more thoughtful. You can find the show notes and a full transcript of this episode at https://shohrehdavoodi.com/113. The show notes also include a free, downloadable list of 50 ways to be more thoughtful.
Risks and Rewards of Visibility with Danielle Cohen | #112
This episode features visibility coach and brand photographer Danielle Cohen who knows that being seen can be scary in a world where only some are celebrated. Danielle and I discussed the risks and power of visibility, the deeper worries that may be fueling a fear of being seen, the importance of sitting with and growing from our mistakes, and more. You can find the show notes and a full transcript of this episode at https://shohrehdavoodi.com/112.
Finding Freedom By Embracing Your Truth with Ty Deran | #111
Fellow professional unicorn Ty Deran is on the show today! Ty is a nonbinary actor, singer, and content creator committed to creating entertaining, educational, and queer-affirming content. We discussed the power of confidence, Ty's journey on social media, the freedom that comes from staying true to yourself, and more. You can find the show notes and a full transcript of this episode at https://shohrehdavoodi.com/111.
Personifying Your Body with Jamie Lee Finch | #110
I had a fantastic time chatting with embodiment coach Jamie Lee Finch about our innate bodily wisdom in this episode. Jamie explained why she thinks you should view your body as a person, and we talked about transitioning from our upbringings in high-touch religions to now having much more connected relationships with our bodies. You can find the show notes and a full transcript of this episode at https://shohrehdavoodi.com/110.
What I've Learned From 2 Years Of Podcasting (+ Announcement) | #109
This week I'm celebrating the two-year anniversary of the podcast! To commemorate that milestone, I'm sharing five of my biggest takeaways from hosting and producing the show. This episode also includes an announcement about the future of Conjuring Up Courage. You can find the show notes and a full transcript of this episode at https://shohrehdavoodi.com/109.
Here to serve
In the first few minutes of listening to Shohreh speak with a guest, you can tell that she’s genuinely here to serve. She brings depth and intention to every piece of content that she curates.
Thoughtful and empowering
Today from this show I learned about the power of the ask and setting healthy work life boundaries! I’ve been listening for months and have been consistently amused and felt well seen and represented in the choice of her guests and show topics.
Brighten your day
This podcast is a great way to help brighten your day in dark times.