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The Helping Professional Podcast

The Helping Professional Podcast

By Thompson Charles
Do you live or work with difficult children? Listen as your host, Thompson Charles, discusses important topics related to handling emotions, challenging behavior, trauma-informed care, and so much more. Each episode is filled with encouragement and advice from successful teachers, leaders, child care workers, and Therapists aimed at helping you, succeed with your children.
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Episode 3: Self Care Part 2

The Helping Professional Podcast

Episode 3: Self Care Part 2
Bethany Mallino shares practical strategies for Self-Care. She references the book, Transforming the Pain: A Workbook on Vicarious Traumatization. If you're interesting in connecting with Bethany, you can visit her website: or on social media @SlowDownSnails 
January 20, 2020
Episode 2: Self Care - Part 1
Recent shifts in education make this an encouraging and exciting time in this crucial field. Fairfax County Public Schools continues to lead the way with initiatives such as Cultural Proficiency, Ignite, Portrait of a Graduate, and STEAM, to name a few. In her classroom, Bethany Mallino always creates a safe, nurturing environment where students feel confident to develop their critical and creative thinking, see the value in making mistakes, and show the resilience to get back up and try again. In this podcast, she shares about her Trauma-informed journey shapes her ability to care for herself and her children. Check out the links below to connect with her:  Website: Youtube:
January 5, 2020
Episode 1: The Journey Begins
In this episode we are will answer 4 questions:  (1.) Who is Thompson? (2) Who is the Target Audience for this program? (3) What is the focus of this podcast? (4) What types of guest will be on the show? If you're interested in being a guest on the show, or have a topic you want us to explore, feel free to email me: THOMPSON@ENVESTISOLUTIONS.COM  Like, Comment, Subscribe, and Share this podcast with your friends, loved ones, and anyone you know who can benefit from the content.  Check out my website: WWW.ENVESTISOLUTIONS.COM for more information about how I can support your agencies needs. 
December 29, 2019