68 episodes

Podcast by Mathew Portell

Trauma Informed Educators Network Podcast Mathew Portell

    • Education
    • 4.6 • 30 Ratings

Podcast by Mathew Portell

    Episode #69: Beth Tyson - Trauma Informed Educators Network Podcast

    Episode #69: Beth Tyson - Trauma Informed Educators Network Podcast

    Beth Tyson, MA, is a childhood trauma consultant, 3x best-selling author, and an advocate for children in the child welfare system. She founded Beth Tyson Trauma Consulting in 2019 based on her experience as a childhood trauma therapist. Beth provides trauma-responsive training and guidance to organizations that work with children and youth. She is currently consulting on a trauma-informed animated series for teens and young adults aging out of the foster care system. Beth's children's book, A Grandfamily for Sullivan, is a therapeutic resource for kinship families and is available on Amazon. Most importantly, Beth is the mom of a spirited little girl with a secret stash of chocolate in her room, just like her mama.

    • 57 min
    Episode #68: Brad Kammer - Trauma Informed Educators Network Podcast

    Episode #68: Brad Kammer - Trauma Informed Educators Network Podcast

    Brad Kammer, LMFT, LPCC, is a California Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist and Professional Clinical Counselor. Brad trained as a Somatic Psychotherapist and has worked in the field of trauma for over 20 years, specializing in working with Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and Complex Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (C-PTSD).

    Brad began his career as a Humanitarian Aid Worker in Asia which introduced him to personal and collective trauma. He became passionate about supporting individuals and communities in the transformation of trauma. Brad has since focused his work on the integration of Somatic Psychology, Interpersonal Neurobiology, Relational Therapies and wisdom from Spiritual Traditions and Traditional Cultures. He has a special interest in the fields of developmental, cultural and intergenerational trauma.

    Brad is passionate about bringing trauma-informed work to individuals and communities outside the clinical setting. For nearly 20 years, Brad has taught as a college professor at both undergraduate and graduate levels. He has been involved in community education, outreach and consulting to numerous communities and organizations. Brad has also been a trainer for Somatic Experiencing® (SE®). And more recently, he began producing a podcast entitled: Transforming Trauma.

    Brad is the Training Director and Senior Trainer of the NARM Training Institute. He teaches the NeuroAffective Relational Model® (NARM®) internationally and has provided consultation to thousands of therapists and other helping professionals around the world.

    Brad lives in a small town in Northern California with his family where he enjoys anything involving nature, travel, music, food, and learning about and connecting with new people.

    • 54 min
    Episode #67: Jessie Graham - Trauma Informed Educators Network Podcast

    Episode #67: Jessie Graham - Trauma Informed Educators Network Podcast

    Jessie is a Certified Master Coach who has been studying and practicing Speech Language Pathology with a Master’s Degree in Communication Science and Disorders, since 1991. She believes that effective communication and healthy relationships are the keys to happiness and a fulfilled and purposeful life. By undertaking and understanding her own self-empowerment process, she supports others through their transformational journey. Her practice in Speech Pathology working with children and families has helped her to understand that people’s lives change when they choose to.

    Jessie chose to focus her career on inspiring and empowering others to explore their potential for change and focus their actions toward success.

    Jessie has experience working in the fields of Mental Health, Early Childhood Care and Education, Public Education as well as with Individuals who want to explore their personal creative expression.

    She lives in Maine, near her daughter and family and enjoys exploring, being at the beach, gardening, reading and writing.

    • 57 min
    Episode #66: Dr. Caren Baruch-Feldman - Trauma Informed Educators Network Podcast

    Episode #66: Dr. Caren Baruch-Feldman - Trauma Informed Educators Network Podcast

    Caren Baruch-Feldman Ph.D. is a clinical psychologist and a certified school psychologist. She has authored numerous articles and led workshops on topics such as cognitive behavioral therapy techniques, helping children and adults cope with stress and worry, helping people change, and developing grit, resilience, and self-control. Providing in-services and writing, The Grit Guide for Teens and The Resilience Workbook for Kids are the highlights of Baruch-Feldman’s professional life. She is a Fellow and Supervisor in Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT), a type of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Visit her online at www.drbaruchfeldman.com.

    • 53 min
    Episode #65: Natalia Rachel - Trauma Informed Educators Network Podcast

    Episode #65: Natalia Rachel - Trauma Informed Educators Network Podcast

    Natalia Rachel is an award-winning expert on trauma and trauma-informed culture, who has transformed thousands of lives through her work as a speaker, writer, clinic director, and somatics teacher from the powerful perspective of a patient-turned therapist.

    • 45 min
    Episode #64: Franklin Willis - Trauma Informed Educators Network Podcast

    Episode #64: Franklin Willis - Trauma Informed Educators Network Podcast

    Franklin Willis, music educator and instructional coach with Metro Nashville Public Schools equips teachers with instructional support and necessary resources to strengthen their professional acumen and enhance their classrooms. Through his work, he has developed a passion for the cultivation of musicianship for young minds as every child has musical potential and deserves a music teacher who will see the best in them. Willis believes that music education is a vital tool to teach students about other cultures, create community, and inspire a love for learning. Willis has created and facilitated professional development sessions for music teachers of all grade levels sharing his unique and relevant teaching practices. Through his, work Willis has received national recognition for his commitment to student learning, his passion for the profession and his innovative teaching practices. He is a three-time recipient of the CMA Foundation Music Teacher of Excellence Award. (’16, ’18, ’19)

    • 52 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
30 Ratings

30 Ratings

Health_ Coach ,

The power of connecting Trauma informed educators and the amazing change this could do to the world!

It's so important to connect educators to share their ideas but TRAUMA INFORMED EDUCATORS! this is powerful! I love what you are presenting Mathew!

mellomandy74 ,

Thank you

Special thanks to you, Mathew, for being a leader in this journey. Especially loved Dr. Perry’s concentration on specific insight for educators.

CrieveHall26 ,

Real talk

I’ve learned so much hearing experts and people in the work be open and vulnerable. There are so many great stories in this podcast. Thanks!

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