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Beyond The Scars

By Beyond the Scars
Beyond the Scars Podcast shares stories from people from all walks of life. Stories that resonate deeply with us all, that tell the truth behind the pain, uncertainty, obstacle, and stark reality that life has to offer. The guests on Beyond the Scars share how they turned a sour situation bitter-sweet, and are more inspired now than ever before. Tune in to new episodes every Wednesday, and Subscribe to have a library of stories to listen to.
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Family Ties: Jeanell's Story of Her Parents Separation & Reconciliation

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Ch 9 (Pt 2): Stripped of Innocence - Lynn's Story...
LISTENER DISCRETION ADVISED: Sexual and explicit language is used during the duration of this audio.  Dallas, TX- Native Lynn Meyer discusses her own excruciating story of sexual abuse that she experienced as young as a year old….. how it shaped her life in every way imaginable, and what life looks like now. Lynn is a licensed counselor for 20+ years she’s working facilities and also been in private practice helping multiple families. When Lynn is not helping women heal you can find her spending time with her family and whipping up a mean dish! Stay Tuned for Pt 2 Next Wednesday! For resources or any information contact Lynn at info@lynnmeyer.com or www.lynnmeyer.com
37:22
March 26, 2022
Ch 9 (Pt 1): Stripped of Innocence - Lynn's Story...
LISTENER DISCRETION ADVISED: Sexual and explicit language is used during the duration of this audio. Dallas, TX- Native Lynn Meyer discusses her own excruciating story of sexual abuse that she experienced as young as a year old….. how it shaped her life in every way imaginable, and what life looks like now. Lynn is a licensed counselor for 20+ years she’s working facilities and also been in private practice helping multiple families. When Lynn is not helping women heal you can find her spending time with her family and whipping up a mean dish! Stay Tuned for Pt 2 Next Wednesday! For resources or any information contact Lynn at info@lynnmeyer.com or www.lynnmeyer.com
47:23
March 17, 2022
In the Streets of South Central L.A; Surviving Youth Homelessness Dr. Kuanda's Story Part 2
Listener Discretion Advised: This Audio contains explicit language.  Detroit-native Dr. Tayari Kuanda shares the true-life story of homelessness in South-Central L.A … After being uprooted as a teen from Detroit in the ’70s to drug-infested South Central LA in the 80’s, and surviving homelessness, gang pressure, violence, racism and, much more. Ultimately, using his adversity to preserve into excellence and help children, and teens as an Educator.   Subscribe to the Beyond The Scars Podcast on Spotify, Facebook, Google, Apple Podcasts, or…. anywhere you listen to podcasts… or you can simply go to Www.BeyondTheScars.show. Below are links to Dr.Kuanda’s non-profit mission statement, a program created for 2020 graduates, Dr.K’s ‘Let’s Chew the Gum’ podcast, and Roku Television Channel. Instagrad2020.net https://anchor.fm/protkall Onwatchtv.net
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February 26, 2022
TEASER In the Streets of South Central L.A; Surviving Youth Homelessness Dr. Kuanda's Story
Listen to the short snippet of Part 1 of Dr.Kuanda's Story of how he ended up homeless as a teenager in South Central, L.A More from Dr.Kuanda at score501c3.net
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February 24, 2022
In the Streets of South Central L.A; Surviving Youth Homelessness Dr. Kuanda's Story Part 1
Listener Discretion Advised: This Audio contains explicit language.  Detroit-native Dr. Tayari Kuanda shares the true-life story of homelessness in South-Central L.A … After being uprooted as a teen from Detroit in the ’70s to drug-infested South Central LA in the 80’s, and surviving homelessness, gang pressure, violence, racism and, much more. Ultimately, using his adversity to preserve into excellence and help children, and teens as an Educator.  Subscribe to the Beyond The Scars Podcast on Spotify, Facebook, Google, Apple Podcasts, or…. anywhere you listen to podcasts… or you can simply go to Www.BeyondTheScars.show. Below are links to Dr.Kuanda’s non-profit mission statement, a program created for 2020 graduates, Dr.K’s ‘Let’s Chew the Gum’ podcast, and Roku Television Channel. Instagrad2020.net https://anchor.fm/protkall Onwatchtv.net
56:38
February 16, 2022
Decades of Abuse: Shermonica Breaks the Cycle
Listener Discretion Advised: If you or someone you know is experiencing, or is a victim of domestic violence, don't wait to get help. Go to Domestic Violence Support or Call at 1.800.799.7233 Today's storyteller is Mobile, Alabama native Shermonica Slaughter, who will take us on an emotional journey of her own abuse and how she turned her turmoil, her pain, her hurt into triumph. Shermonica is a survivor of domestic abuse and, has been on a mission to advocate and teach other survivors there is life after abuse. Shermonicia provides the tools for women to never go back to abuse through her non-profit organization Help me Help you. To contact Shermonica Slaughter for services and assistance email monaannslaughter@yahoo.com
56:58
February 02, 2022
The Effects of Suicide: Advocating Mental Health
Sensitive Subject: The following content contains verbal depictions of suicide and mental issues. It is intended for mature audiences, viewer discretion is advised.  If you're experiencing suicidal thoughts, depression, anxiety, or self-harm please call the Suicide Prevention Hotline 1-800-273-8255 The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention, and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals in the United States. Ontario native Rob tells the story of his experience as a suicide survivor. He brings us through a traumatic time in his past, battling his own adversity, and recovering from the pain of losing his only brother. Rob discovers within his family the lack of conversation on real issues of mental health, depression, and suicide. 
36:37
January 26, 2022
Behind Closed Doors: Breaking the Cycle of Incest and Abuse
Sensitive Subject: The following content contains verbal depictions of sexual abuse and incest. It is intended for mature audiences, listener discretion is advised. If you or someone you know has been sexually assaulted, help is available. Please call 1-800-656-4673. Baltimore native Neicee J brings us to a part of her otherwise joyful childhood, where we discover she was molested by her biological grandfather from ages 7-11. She opens up about how she felt powerless as a child, as she grew up the suppression of her pain turned into issues within her relationships. Neicee calls out to God after she's been through so much, and decides to let go of the hurt and, find love within helping others heal their pain. She creates the book detailing her abuse experiences and a journal for those looking to heal themselves from their own trauma. 'Behind Closed Doors To experience Neicee Jordans full story purchase today at https://www.iamneiceej.com/
40:11
January 23, 2022
30 Years Away : Ephraim Travels Back Home to Ethiopia
You won't want to miss this very special episode! Ethiopia-native Ephraim brings us on the heart-warming journey of traveling back to his home country of Ethiopia after nearly 30 years. Ephraim speaks on troubles with his past as he had a son he hadn't known. Ephraim gets emotional, real, and drops gems as to what really matters in life.  To discuss the story more visit the Beyond the Scars FB Group 
39:31
January 14, 2022
Family Ties: Jeanell's Story of Her Parents Separation & Reconciliation
Jeanell recounts her childhood that was once loving and, full living in Vancouver, Canada with her two parents and siblings. At a young age, things turned in her family structure due to infidelity, separation and, reality. Jeanell brings us through the journey that inspired her to pursue her calling, and find the love of her life. Join us in this awe-inspiring story, where love conquers all. If you have questions or want to engage with Jeanell join the Beyond the Scars Facebook Group! 
23:48
January 13, 2022
A Broken Heart: Doug's Story of Surviving an Aneurysm
Michigan-native Doug noticed his breathing was irregular, and he wasn't acting like himself. After visiting his Cardiologist he discovered he had an aneurysm. Doug experienced immediate open-heart surgery despite most people waiting weeks or months, Doug went in for open-heart surgery less than a week after he discovered his aneurysm. Doug remains active, and successful today.  Learn more of Doug's Story on this episode of Beyond the Scars, and to connect with Doug, get to know your hosts Olivia and Gianni, or just share how you're feeling, join the Beyond the Scars Facebook Group!  Go to: www.BeyondTheScars.show Follow your Hosts:  Olivia: https://www.facebook.com/rebekaholiviabelew  Gianni: https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100077065680238 
25:01
January 13, 2022
Beyond the Scars Introduction: "The People's Podcast"
Thank you for joining! Stick around, you may find that you relate more to the stories that people tell than you think. Beyond the Scars Podcast shares real people and their stories!  Interested in being a Sponsor or Guest? Email: beyondthescarspod@gmail.com  ~  Facebook
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January 10, 2022