Podcast focusing on all aspects diversity, inclusion and cultural competence in our daily lives.
Elijah Nicholas – The Future is Trans Positive – Spreadi...
Join us for some wonderful conversation with Trans Advocate and Author, Dr. Elijah Nicholas, as he shares his journey of owning his truth as a transgender man and how it opened up his pathway to freedom. Dr. Nicholas shares his personal goal to prescribe an injection of hope into the lives of the members and allies of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, and Asexual (LGBTQIA+) community. Dr. Nicholas also shares the journey behind his recent book, entitled “Madoodle.” You don’t want to miss this episode!
Sandy Chavarria – Cultural Competence as an Applied Strategy for Mitigating Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACES)
Join us for this highly informative conversation with Sandy Chavarria, as she shares her experience as a youth advocate and community outreach coordinator to mitigate human trafficking and helping survivors heal from sexual abuse. We also discuss ACES (Adverse Childhood Experiences), how they are measured and her role in helping raise awareness on trends, implications, determinants of health, brain development, prevention strategies and opportunities. You don’t want to miss this episode!
Stacie Elam – Exploring Cultural Bias and Inequitable Norms Within the School System
Join us for this riveting conversation with Stacie Elam, Founder of School Dismissed, LLC, as we discuss her experiences as a student and educator, systemic practices and cultural bias within the school system, equitable access to academic advancement, advocacy and her film, Robbed: A Mother’s Peril - The Kelley Williams-Bolar Story. You don’t want to miss this episode!
Aisha DeBerry – Empowering Communities on the Margins Through Intentional Allyship
Join us for the great conversation with Diversity & Inclusion Strategist, Social Justice Advocate, Facilitator and Law Lecturer, Aisha DeBerry, as she describes her work with organizations to build equitable and inclusive workplaces through her social justice framework approach that encompasses community organizing principles, cultural competency training, and leadership development strategies. Aisha further discusses how understanding intersectionality and allyship can empower communities on the margins. You don’t want to miss this episode!
Saurel Quettan – The Journey to Becoming an Inclusive Leader
Join us for this great conversation with Saurel Quettan, as he shares his insight on evolving into the leader you want to become by shedding the ego and creating equity through intentional actions and inclusive measures. Saurel shares his core beliefs on inclusive leadership by demonstrating how compassion and vulnerability are the characteristics of courageous leadership. You don’t want to miss this episode!
Punam Saxena - Empowering Parents to Navigate the Education System
Join us for this riveting conversation with Punam V. Saxena, as she shares her experience and insight on parenting, language, culture, special education and navigating the school system. Punam serves to empower parents and teachers to help them build authentic and proactive relationships to help children become more engaged and thrive in school. You don’t want to miss this episode!
Insightful and actionable
I love this podcast and the lessons it has brought me. Berthine is an eloquent speaker, and her guests bring a wide range of perspectives and passion towards the journey of embracing inclusion and diversity.
Informative and interesting
I enjoy listening to Berthine’s insight on The Global Fluency Podcast. The diversity, equity, and cultural competence conversations are relatable. It’s great to learn from other professionals about topics that I’m not familiar with. Great work!