Episode 129: Amanda Cruse | Equine Therapy
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by Clint Davis
1w ago
In this conversation, Clint Davis and Amanda Cruse discuss equine therapy and the importance of being present and authentic in relationships. They explore the challenges of owning and caring for horses, as well as the unique dynamics of working with horses in therapy. They also delve into the concept of congruence and the tension between being consistent and evolving as individuals. The conversation touches on themes of self-worth, vulnerability, and the need for healthy boundaries. They discuss the impact of technology and media on our lives and the importance of curating our experiences to a ..read more
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Episode 128: Caitlyn Anders | Understanding Teen Suicide
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by Clint Davis
3w ago
In this conversation, Clint Davis and Caitlyn Anders discuss the topic of teen suicide. Caitlyn shares her personal experience as a teenager struggling with suicidal thoughts and how she found help and support. They discuss the importance of open communication and listening to teenagers who express suicidal thoughts, as well as the role of parents in providing support and understanding. They also explore the factors that contribute to the increase in teen suicide rates, such as pressure, stress, social media, and the changing dynamics of the modern world. The conversation emphasizes the need f ..read more
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Episode 127: Sarah Moreno | Overcoming Addiction
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by Clint Davis
1M ago
Sarah Moreno shares her story of overcoming addiction and finding redemption through her faith. She experienced trauma at a young age, including a rape, which led her to seek solace in drugs and alcohol. She spiraled into addiction, eventually turning to heroin. Despite her addiction, she managed to maintain a job as a nurse, showcasing her resilience and ability to function. However, she reached a breaking point when she overdosed on heroin. This scare prompted her to seek help and surrender her life to God, leading to her recovery and transformation. Sarah shares her journey of addiction, re ..read more
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Episode126: Cole Westhoff | Understanding Addiction
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by Clint Davis
1M ago
In this episode, Clint Davis interviews Cole Westoff, a counselor specializing in addiction and trauma. Cole shares his personal journey and how a family tragedy led him to become a therapist. They discuss the definition of addiction, the moralization of certain substances, and the myths surrounding addiction. They also emphasize the importance of empathy and understanding in supporting individuals in recovery. In this conversation, Clint and Cole discuss addiction and the factors that contribute to it. They explore the role of genetics and environment in addiction, as well as the importance o ..read more
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Episode 125 : Ashley Rachal | Intuitive Eating
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by Clint Davis
1M ago
This week, Clint Davis interviews Ashley Rachal, a registered dietitian and certified intuitive eating counselor, about intuitive eating and its difference from diet culture. They discuss the origins of intuitive eating, the impact of diet culture on our relationship with food, and the importance of self-care and body trust. They also touch on topics such as counting macros, the keto diet, and the role of parents and society in shaping our views on food and body image. In this conversation, Clint and Ashley discuss the relationship between food, body image, and faith. They explore the impact o ..read more
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Episode 124: Jennifer Beich PLPC | Brainspotting
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by Clint Davis
1M ago
In this conversation, Jennifer Beich discusses brain spotting, a newer modality of therapy that focuses on trauma, anxiety, and depression. She shares her personal journey and the integration of neuroscience and Christian counseling. The conversation delves into the concept of spiritual bypassing, the role of the brain in healing, and the unique approach of brain spotting in addressing trauma and developmental issues. They also discuss the concept of brain spotting and its therapeutic impact, emphasizing the role of the Holy Spirit in the healing process. It explores the integration of faith a ..read more
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Episode 123: Special Agent from the Texas Department of Public Safety | Combating Human Trafficking
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by Clint Davis
2M ago
In this episode, Clint Davis interviews a special agent from the Texas Department of Public Safety who works in the Criminal Investigation Unit. They discuss the difference between human smuggling and human trafficking, the importance of a victim-centered approach, and the prevalence of child exploitation online. They also highlight the need for parents to educate and equip their children about the dangers of social media and the importance of consent and privacy. The conversation covers various topics related to human trafficking, trauma, and the role of law enforcement in combating this issu ..read more
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Episode 122: Ben Whalen | Clean Slate Botanicals (Entrepreneur Life)
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by Clint Davis
2M ago
Ben Whalen, owner of Clean Slate Botanicals, shares his journey as an African-American small business owner in Shreveport, Louisiana. He discusses his background, including his experience in corporate America and his passion for natural skincare products. Ben talks about the challenges and successes of starting his own business, his focus on creating products for all people, and the role of faith in his journey. Clint Davis shares his journey of faith and entrepreneurship, discussing the importance of finding balance and relying on God's guidance. He talks about the transformation of his busin ..read more
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Episode 121: Taylor Jopling & Jo Ellen Gilliland | Tribe 31 Training
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by Clint Davis
2M ago
In this episode of the Asking Why podcast, host Clint Davis interviews Jo Ellen Gilliland and Taylor Jobling about their fitness business, Tribe 31. Jo Ellen shares her personal journey of struggling with an eating disorder and finding healing through weightlifting and macro tracking. Taylor talks about her passion for fitness and how she transitioned from real estate to becoming a trainer. Together, they started Tribe 31 to create a community for women to find strength in all aspects of their lives. The business is rooted in faith and aims to equip women with physical, mental, and spiritual t ..read more
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Episode 120 | Dr. Jo Anne Lyon | The Role of the Holy Spirit in Healing
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by Clint Davis
2M ago
In this conversation, Clint Davis interviews Dr. Jo Anne Lyon, the former general superintendent emeriti of the Wesleyan Church. They discuss topics such as the Wesleyan Church's history and beliefs, Dr. Lyon's experience as the first female general superintendent, the role of the Holy Spirit in healing, and cultivating a relationship with the Holy Spirit. They also touch on the topics of suffering, worth and value, and how change happens. The conversation highlights the importance of understanding the Holy Spirit's role in counseling and the need to move beyond cultural stereotypes and embrac ..read more
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