Podcast by ShantiDas
Silence The Shame Ep. 17 - Pick Yourself Up (ft. Big K.R.I.T.)18/12/2018 Duración: 27min
Shanti Das, and her co-host Free The Vision, speaks with Hip-Hop sensation Big K.R.I.T. about his journey with mental health, self medicating, depression and its influence on his life and music. They are also joined by Dr.April Amstead who provides a deeper dive into the conversation with her clinical knowledge. Be sure to RATE, SUBSCRIBE, & SHARE the podcast!
Episode 16: Michelle Williams on Overcoming Depression & Suicidal Ideation11/07/2018 Duración: 01h04min
Silence the Shame podcast host Shanti Das and co-host Free The Vision speak to Grammy award winning singer Michelle Williams and licensed professional counselor Dr April Umstead to discuss depression, suicidal ideation and how to cope and the importance of seeking treatment. Please rate, review, & subscribe to our podcast.
Episode 15: Got Mental Health? (Feat. Brandi Harvey & Tichina Arnold)04/05/2018 Duración: 01h28min
Host Shanti Das and Co-Host, Free The Vision, speak with Brandi Harvey the founder of the Beyond Her platform about her journey to healing after experiencing the emotional affects of child abandonment & her new found love of therapy. As well as actress Tichina Arnold talks about the importance of self-care and Dr.Ayanna Abrams gives her clinical guidance on the topic. Be sure to Subscribe, Share & Rate our Podcast!!
Episode 14: Faith in Mental Health30/03/2018 Duración: 53min
In episode 14 Shanti Das, & co-host Free The Vision, speak with Senior Pastor of Ebenezer Baptist Church, Dr. Raphael G. Warnock and Professor, Minister and Psychologist Dr. Anita Phillips and we talk about Faith, mental Heath and the Church. Is your faith being tested when experiencing mental health challenges? What does the Bible say about mental health? Should you seek clinical and/or is church enough of a mental health treatment? Tune in to episode 14 for the answers! Be sure to RATE, SUBSCRIBE, & REVIEW our podcast!
Episode 13: Understanding PTSD09/03/2018 Duración: 01h37s
Shanti Das, & Co-Host Free The Vision, speak with Dr. Felicia Berry-Mitchell as they uncover the signs, symptoms and affects of PTSD. The show dives deep to discuss how sexual abuse can trigger mental health issues and we take a look at mental wellness within the #Metoo movement. Also, did you know there is therapy to reconfigure triggering dreams, or freezing can be a natural response to trauma? Listen in as Silence the Shame unpacks these details. Be sure to rate & subscribe.
Episode 12: GIANTS Fall21/02/2018 Duración: 54min
Shanti Das and Co-Host, Free The Vision, sit down with the creators of the acclaimed web series GIANTS. James Bland (creator and actor) Takara Joesph (director and producer) and Vanessa Kelly (character Journee) discuss the role mental health plays in the series and millennials. Vanessa also opens up about her personal struggles with Depression and Anxiety. GIANTS is available exclusively on Issa Rae's Youtube channel. Be sure to subscribe & rate our podcast!
Episode 11: "911 Sane Jane" with Paige Gaines12/02/2018 Duración: 49min
Silence the Shame speaks with millennial mental health advocate Paige Gaines about her fight with Bipolar Disorder 1 and her organization 911SaneJane that helps others forge through the hardships and challenges of mental health.
Episode 10: Staying Alive "The Rate of Teen Suicide"06/11/2017 Duración: 01h11min
In this episode host, Shanti Das and co-host Free The Vision discuss the rising rate of teen suicide, and how to combat and recognize the challenges of mental health in teens. They are joined by Child Psychiatrist, Sarah Vincent and founder/creator of The Crying Voice Project Bianca Danielle.
Episode 9: Girl Disrupted05/09/2017 Duración: 42min
Singer/Songwriter Sevyn Streeter speaks with host Shanti Das & co-host Free The Vision about her silent battle with depression. Sevyn gives a detailed account of how faith, family, and music helped her heal through some of the darkest times of her life. In this very candid interview you will hear the music star open up about the perils of depression, including experiencing suicidal ideation and how it ultimately helped inspire her new album, Girl Disrupted.
Episode 8: Viceland's "The Therapist" Discusses Celebrities & Mental Health12/08/2017 Duración: 37min
It is no secret that addressing mental health is often a taboo subject, and for someone like Dr.Siri to break down the barriers with Hip-Hop and Pop artists is a revolutionary act. Giving the agency to individuals to address the strong holds over their minds is to give freedom to the potential of their future. We have to advocate the coolness of releasing our mental disparities in a healthy and positive environment that will lead to better life practices. Silence The Shame was honored to have Dr.Siri divulge his knowledge and let us in on what it’s like to dig into the minds and lives of some of our favorite entertainers. You can catch the new season of “The Therapist” on Tuesdays at 10:30pm EST on the Viceland network.
Episode 7: "My Life DEPENDS on My Mental Health!"04/08/2017 Duración: 50min
Check out this thought provoking episode as we speak to millennial Benjamin McAfee. He shares his journey and story of recovery of dealing with bipolar disorder. He talks very candidly about his time of first being diagnosed in college and how he has been able to cope and now thrive using his daily medication and other practices. We also welcome Free the Vision as our official co-host!
Episode 6: Brothers Get Your Mind Right: A look at African American Men and Mental Health20/07/2017 Duración: 01h07min
July is minority mental health month! Take a listen to Episode 6 of the Silence the Shame podcast as we uncover truths and myths about black men and mental health. Our new guest host Free the Vision joins in and we talk to Vaughn Gay, the Asst Director of Counseling Services at Morehouse School of Medicine.
Recovery Stories in Mental Health05/06/2017 Duración: 56min
Join us for episode 5 of the Silence the Shame podcast as we speak to Mental Health advocate Terresa Ford as she shares her journey of recovery. We also speak to author/writer/podcaster Free the Vision about the importance of African American men understanding/taking care of their mental health.
Shame No More30/04/2017 Duración: 01h02min
Tanya Waldon shares her story of a family member that attempted suicide and by the grace of God lived... also Dr. Bakari Vickerson from Morehouse school of medicine shares his expertise as a psychiatrist. Come with us as we continue to Silence the Shame around mental health!
Finding Strength in Vulnerability03/04/2017 Duración: 01h06min
Episode 3 of the #silencetheshame podcast features domestic abuse advocate and survivor Christy Tucker Sims, life coach/entrepreneur Christina Johnson and therapist Warren Mitchell ... we talked about finding that happy place after traumatic life experiences of domestic violence, divorce, etc that can lead to depression/anxiety and more. There is a light at the end of the tunnel and we will silence any shame of being embarrassed to seek help or treatment from a mental health issue. Tune in and continue to silence the shame!
Silence The Shame Episode 221/03/2017 Duración: 57min
Silence the Shame podcast episode 2 features Camryn Simmone sharing her experience with depression and Xavier Peoples sharing his family experience with Schizophrenia. Join us as we continue to peel back the layers of shame and stigma around mental health.
Silence The Shame Podcast Episode 106/03/2017 Duración: 41min
Silence The Shame podcast episode 1. Silence the Shame is an initiative created to peel back the layers of shame and stigma on mental health. This episode features Rhonda Morgan and discusses suicide and ways to deal with depression for family members of victims of suicide and more.