Welcome to the podcast space for The Growth and Resilience Network®.

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The underlying theme of these podcasts reflects the importance of professional and personal growth and resilience.  You have three ways to access the podcasts:

1. Click here to go to my podcast channel (http://www.piscitellipodcasts.libsyn.com/).
2. OR Go to iTunes Podcasts.(https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/growth-resilience-steve-piscitelli/id1033281375?mt=2).  
3. OR Click on the links below. These will take you to the same presentations as above--but with a few images of my guests.


Episode #1: Powerful (Mindful) Preparation. Powerful Presentation
      Guest: Entertainer and songwriter Mike "Shack" Shackelford (June 2015)


Episode #2: Transformational Leadership (Part 1)
      Guest: Dr. John Wall  (July 2015)


Episode #3: Transformational Leadership (Part 2)
      Guest: Dr. John Wall (July 2015)


Episode #4. Creativity (Part 1): Listening to the Internal Dialogue
      Guest: Songwriter and visual artist Shawn Eager (August 2015)


Episode #5. Creativity (Part 2): Seeking Inspiration & the Road to Your Heart
      Guest: Songwriter and visual artist Shawn Eager  (August 2015)


Episode #6: Balancing Career and Life: A Working Mother's Perspective
      Guest: Business woman Katie Mahan  (September 2015)


Episode #7. Resilience: Thriving in the Thin Place
      Guest: The Reverend Don R. Lynn  (October 2015)


Episode #8. Inspiration and the Potential to Make a Difference
      Guest: Award-winning reporter Matt Soergel (November 2015)


Episode #9. Physical Fitness and Mental Discipline
      Guest: Charles Bailey, personal trainer (December 2015)


Episode #10. Personal Growth and Resilience Through Personal Challenges
      Guest: Eileen Crawford, LMHS  (January 2016)


Episode #11. Career-Balance: A Working DAD's Perspective
      Guest: Brian Crawford, businessman  (February 2016)


Episode #12. Entrepreneurship: The Art of Intentionality, Growth and Resilience
      Guest: CEO Pepper Lindsey of Lindsey Films (www.lindseyfilms.com) (March 2016)


Episode #13. Children FACE Their Future with Resilience
      Guest: Kirk Farber, Executive Director of F.A.C.E. (www.face4kids.org)  (April 2016)


Episode #14: Overcoming Adversity Among Disabled Clients with Prader-Willi Syndrome
      Guests: The Arc of Alachua County (www.arcalachua.org)  (May 2016)


Episode #15: Building Resilience for Ex-Offenders, Their Families, and Their Communities
      Guest: Kevin Gay, CEO and President of Operation New Hope (www.operationnewhope.org/) (June 2016)


Episode #16: The Brucci's Conversations About Music and Resilience (recorded on location).
      Guests include the musical host for the evening, Mike Shackelford and a number of performers and audience members. (July 2016)


Episode #17: Growth and Resilience Through Reflective Practice
      Guests: Award-winning educators Emily Moore and Lori Dees from Wake Technical Community College (August 2016)


Episode #18: Children Are Homeless, Too
      Guest: Maxine Engram, Program Manager for The Sulzbacher Center of Jacksonville, Florida  (September 2016)


Episode #19: Living and Thriving with a Dual Sensory Impairment
      Guest: Krista Waters (October 2016)


Episode #20: Life is Not About Me, It's About Others. (100 Years of Insight)
      Guest: Centenarian Dr. Frances Bartlett Kinne (November 15, 2016)


Episode #21: Resilience and the Media
     Guest: Melissa Ross, radio host and producer ( December 15, 2016)


Episode #22: The Earth is Fine: We Have Work to Do
      Guest: Adam Hoyles, scientist and environmental consultant (January 15, 2017)


Episode #23: Listent to Your Heart
    Guest: Neil Dixon, singer-songwriter  (February 15, 2017)


Episode #24: Women and Community Development: Don't Wait to be Asked
    Guest: Chris Hoffman, City Council Member, Business Owner, and Executive Director (March 15, 2017)


Episode #25: Enhancing Life Through Sports and Recreation
    Guest: Alice Krauss, Occupational Therapist and Program Manager (Brooks Adaptive Sports and Recreation) (April 15, 2017)


Episode #26: Middle School Resilience: Do We Build or Do We Mend?
    Guest: John Louis Meeks, Jr., Middle School Teacher (May 15, 2017)


Episode #27: The GRN Second Anniversary Celebration: The GRN Second Anniversary Celebration
     Guest: A retrospective from episodes over the last two years.  (June 15, 2017)


Episode #28: In Their Own Voices: A Conversation with Student Leaders
     Guests: Four 5th Grade Student Leaders from Atlantic Beach Elementary School  (September 15, 2017)


Episode #29: In Their Own Voices: It Can Start with a Light Bulb. Student Accommodations and Activism
     Guest: Elijah Armstrong, College Student and Advocate for Student Accommodations  (October 15, 2017)


Episode #30: In Their Own Voices: Disabilities, Sports, Recreation, and Community
     Guest: Four participants in the Brooks Adaptive Sports and Recreation program  (November 15, 2017)


Episode #31: Art, Empowerment, and Resilience
     Guest: Gary Mack, Artisit  ( December 15, 2017)


Episode #32: A Conversation about Public Education
     Guest: Mark Johnson, former educator and Steve Piscitelli  (January 15, 2018)


Episode #33: Innovation Law: Protecting and Sharing Your Intellectual Property
     Guests: Camille Wilson and Fernando Dutra, Attorneys at Law (February 15, 2018)


Episode #34: Promoting, Supporting, and Sustaining Local Music (March 15, 2018)
     Guests: Music promoter Ray Lewis and singer songwriter Mike Shackelford


Episode #35: Confidence from the Inside Out While Hanging Upside Down: The Power of Pole Dancing
      Guests: Entreprenuer and fitness guru, Shannon Baker Burbridge with Carol Cullen and Christie Loesch (April 15, 2018)
      Sneak Peak #1: The Attraction, Challenge, and Magic of Pole Dancing (153 second teaser clip).
      Sneak Peak #2:  Feminine Energy (164 seconds teaser clip)
      Sneak Peak #3: Pole Dancing + Confidence = Resilience


Episode #36: How Can You Heal the World?
      Guest: Reverend Elizabeth (Liz) Teal (May 15, 2018)
      Sneak Peak #1: Basics About Animal-Assisted Intervention 
      Sneak Peak #2: Be Mindful About Whom You Are Serving
      Sneak Peak #3:  Facilitate a Little Piece of Healin


Episode #37: The GRN Third Anniversary Celebration
    Guests: A retrospective from episodes over the last twelve months.  (June 15, 2018)


Episode #38: The World Needs More Improv
    Guests: Improv artists and founders of Mad Cowford Improv Rachel Stromberg and Johnny K. (September 15, 2018)
     Sneak Peak #1: Yes, and--The Basis of Improv
     Sneak Peak #2:  Improv and Flexibility
     Sneak Peak #3:  What Improv Teaches Us


Episode #39: Facing the Worst. Preparing for the Best (Breast Cancer and Resilience)
    Guests: Bobbi de Cordova-Hanks, Founder of Bosom of Buddies and Award-winning TV reporter and anchor Jeannie Blaylock  (October 15, 2018)
     Sneak Peak #1:  The Importance of Mindset
     Sneak Peak #2:  Surviving and Thriving
     Sneak Peak #3:  The Echo of a Voice

Episode #40: Community as a Safe Place to Land (Relationships)
    Guests: The Reverend Billy Hester of the Asbury Memorial United Methodist Church and Preston Hodges, Jr. (coming November 15, 2018)
    Sneak Peak #1:  The Importance of "I Don't Know"
     Sneak Peak #2:   Vulnerability and Growth
     Sneak Peak #3:   Connect and be Relevant


Episode #41: It's Easy to be Left Behind (Relationships as a Community's Most Important Resource)
    Guests: Gloria Niec, Mary Pat Rosenthal, and Eileen Crawford-all from the Celebration Foundation (Celebration, FL). (coming December 15, 2018)
     Sneak Peak #1: Thriving In Place (coming December 1)
     Sneak Peak #2: The Value of Coordinated and Consistent Volunteers (coming December 7)
     Sneak Peak #3:  Lead by Listening  (coming December 14)


Episode #42: Helping a Village Finds Its Voice
    Guests: George Maxey, Executive Director, New Town Success Zone (coming January 15, 2019)
     Sneak Peak #1:  What is the New Town Success Zone? (coming January 1)
     Sneak Peak #2:  Building Trust  (coming January 7)
     Sneak Peak #3:  Building a Two-Generational Model  (coming Janaury 14)  


Episode #43: Trust as a Core Value (Relevance) [Coming February 2019]
     Guest: Ju' Coby Pittman, CEO/President, The Clara White Mission
     Sneak Peak #1:  Listen and Remain Relevant
     Sneak Peak #2: Authentic Belief and Caring
     Sneak Peak #3:  Understanding Life Purpose


Episode #44: Mentors for Music, Hope, and Rainbows (Rainbows) [Coming March 2019]
     Guests: Singer-Songwriters Mike Shackelford and Izzy Moon Mayforth
     Sneak Peak #1: Neighbors Helping Neighbors
     Sneak Peak #2: Confidence Building
     Sneak Peak #3: Replicating a Community Event


Episode #45: Be the Grownup in the Room (Reflection) [Coming April 2019]
     Guests: Linda an Michael Lanier, Community Activits and Leaders
     Sneak Peak #1: Truth to Power
     Sneak Peak #2: Live the Mission
     Sneak Peak #3: Kindness Over Righteousness


Bonus Episode: Compilation podcast of The Seven Rs for Purpose and Growth [Details to come]

See my book Community as Safe Place to Land (due to be released in January 2019) for more on the 7 core values of resilience, relationships, resources, responsibility, relevance, rainbows, and reflection.

Please let me know what topics (under the growth and resilience umbrella) you would like for my guests and me to explore.