Now displaying: June, 2015
Jun 26, 2015
Charles Matt and Gregg discuss how to deal with impossible events, highlighting Charleston and El Salvador, and moving to hope through the idea of holding and containing the events, and bearing witness to them. The incredible photo essay of current day El Salvador, with photos by Manu Brabo: http://blog.apimages.com/2015/06/22/salvador-violence/ An interview about the elderly survivor from the church in Charleston: https://youtu.be/WFaHa9jxtlo The moving poem called: Every Day I Bear Witness: Did You Write This Poem by Phillip Carr-Gomm http://www.philipcarr-gomm.com/every-day-i-bear-witness-did-you-write-this-poem/
Jun 19, 2015
Charles Rotramel, Matt Russell and Gregg Taylor talk about communities of redemption, focusing on Matt's research into trauma and recovery, how people who have experienced enormously difficulty move to change, and how we can respond.
Jun 12, 2015
Charles Rotramel and Gregg Taylor talk about how people change their lives, with a focus on the Readiness for Change model, the five stages of change, and the ways forward to hope. James Prochaska and collegues developed the Readiness for Change model, officially known as the Transtheoretical model (TTM). Details are here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transtheoretical_model James Prochaska's best known book is Changing for Good: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/46680.Changing_for_Good Dan Gilbert's TED Talk, The psychology of your future self http://www.ted.com/talks/dan_gilbert_you_are_always_changing Dan Gilbert is professor of Psychology at Harvard University. His best known book is Stumbling on Happiness: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/56627.Stumbling_on_Happiness
Jun 5, 2015
Charles and Matt and Gregg are joined by Dr. Shadd Maruna for the second part of our discussion of how our society labels those in the criminal justice system and processes them out of society. The group then envision rituals of reintegration that will heal and reconnect. Shadd is Dean of the School of Criminal Justice at Rutgers University and is one of the world's leading criminology researchers, particularly on re-entry. Shadd is author of the book "Making Good: How Ex-Convicts Reform and Rebuild Their Lives." He joins the podcast from Ireland. More information about Shadd is available here: http://rscj.newark.rutgers.edu/faculty/member/dr-shadd-maruna/ The special issue on judicial rehabilitation can be found here: http://www.ejprob.ro/index.pl/january_2011 Some of Shadd's papers can be found on this website: http://rutgers.academia.edu/ShaddMaruna His Twitter is @Criminology And is on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Rutgers-School-of-Criminal-Justice/817859181614106?fref=nf We continue to work on audio quality as we include important guests on our podcasts, and we appreciate your continued patience. We continue to work on audio quality as we include important guests on our podcasts, and we appreciate your continued patience.