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The Re-Entry Journey: Attacking Recidivism

The Re-Entry Journey: Attacking Recidivism

By Kardell Sims
This podcast highlights returning citizens journey before, during, and after prison along with those who workin the re-entry fields. Kardell Sims, the host, is a prison expert and re-entry coach, who has done state and federal prison time.
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The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 38 - Travis Richey(AccomplishED Ventures)
Travis shares his amazing journey of fulfillment and the process after being in the financial world then going to prison.
54:53
October 19, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 39 - Quenten Sims(Living life on life's terms)
Quenten shares his story of join back and forth to prison. Doing a total of 27 years, Quenten talks about the changes he had to make in order to not go back to prison
56:54
October 19, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 37 - Angela Antoine(House of Dreams)
Angela shares her story and her upbringing, criminal lifestyle, prison, and how she overcame it all
38:04
October 10, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 36 - Joseph P Langdon(Win or Lose)
Joseph P Langdon shares his story from the sandbox to the cell block
49:46
October 5, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 35 - Adam Grant(obstacles as opportunities)
Adam shares his story with us along with Journey
54:21
October 5, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 30 - David Garlock(The multi faceted advocate)
David shares his story of redemption
43:50
August 19, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 34 - Tony Wolf(The Great Injustice)
Tony shares his story of wrongfully convicted getting released and reaching back
52:23
August 18, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 31 - JoyBelle Phelan(Rising from the ashes)
Belle shares her story on how she bounced back after a couple trips to prison
42:07
August 12, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 33 - Shaun LeFlore(Finding Power in Saying NO)
Shaun shares his journey and finding the power in saying no
40:37
August 12, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 32 - Andre Peart( Con Connect)
Andre shares his story from prison to building an social media platform for formerly incarcerated individuals and agencies who work along side of them
36:09
August 12, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 29 - Dr. Bahiyyah Muhammad(Mothering from the field)
Dr. Muhammad is founder of Project Iron Kids, an initiative to educate and empower children of incarcerated parents. She co-published the first coloring book for children of the incarcerated, titled The Prison Alphabet: An Educational Coloring Book for Children of the Incarcerated. Her work has been translated in Spanish, Arabic, Chinese and French. In addition, Dr. Muhammad is the author of two criminal justice textbooks, is working to complete a manuscript on success and resilience among children of the incarcerated and a co-edited anthology titled “Mothering From The Field”.
46:34
July 21, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 25 - Dancin Dave(Surviving The System)
Dave Kucinsky shares his story
58:52
July 16, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 27 - Princess Brownfield(Rebuilding & Flourishing)
Princess shares her story about going from prison to creating the crown elevate project
50:26
July 16, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 28 - Aaron Smith(Escaping the Odds)
Aaron shares his journey from federal prison to starting escaping the odds
36:02
July 16, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 26 - Helen "Skip" Skipper(Creating a Justice Peer Initiative in NYC
Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better.
46:22
June 15, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 24 - Ken Vick(Gaining Success)
"This is what Recovery looks like. “Are they stumbling block or stepping stones? It’s your choice.”
33:40
May 25, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 23 - Johnny Allen(My Testimony)
Johnny Allen shares how he overcame addiction and prison after being told to leave his dreams and hopes behind
29:21
April 22, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 22 - Jonathan Smith-El(Wrongfully Convicted)
Smith-EL shares his story with us
35:40
April 13, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 21-Sean Oliver(Jails to Jobs)
Sean Oliver shares his story and knowledge of how he bounced back after doing almost 3 decades inside of prison
47:57
April 6, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 20 - Latourous Pritchett(Staying Out Of The Way)
Just know that the Streetz don’t love no one. Don’t be like me and find out to late that it’s a better life just by working hard and knowing who is real and who is not.
49:37
March 23, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 19 - Blossom Rodgers(Watch God Work)
Blossom shares her story about her journey that led to her addiction then to her criminal lifestyle to prison and her recovery
41:58
March 16, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 18 - Adena Harmon(Back to my roots)
Adena shares her story from Inmate to Entrepreneur, Prison to Patent
54:01
March 11, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 17 - Matt McMullen(Police-Prison-Paralegal)
Matt shares his story of how he went from one side of the law to the other side of the law
45:51
March 2, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 16 - Michael Hirschman(TrackTechLLC Ceo)
Michael Hirschman shares his company information and how it changes the community supervision world
01:00:55
February 23, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 15 - Ed Hennings(The Comeback Coach)
Ed shares his story of doing 20 years in prison then getting out and grinding hard to secure his comeback.
55:47
February 16, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 14 - Tracy Stanton(Prison to Empowerment)
Tracy shares her story from addiction to ambition
01:00:46
February 9, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 13 - Coach T(Felon To Phenomenal)
Coach T talks about her journey being labeled a felon
23:13
February 2, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey:Episode 12 - Tiffany Gibson(Prison Reformer & Social Justice Advocate)
Tiffany Gibson shares her story and knowledge on her life before, during, and after prison.
39:45
January 26, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey:Episode 11 - Frederick Wilson (Max Prison to Max Purpose)
Frederick share his story and purpose on The Re-Entry Journey podcast 
45:33
January 19, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 10 - Rojonah Harris(Prison suit to Power Suit)
Rojonah Harris shares her story before, during, and after prison.
41:33
January 12, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 9 - Sheena Renea(Prison did not beak me)
Our guest Sheena Renea shares her story of being sentenced to death by incarceration and overcoming that then trying to make a trasition back into society after being in prison for 25 years
40:47
January 5, 2021
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 8 - Jennifer Brown(All odds against me)
Jennifer shares her story from being a drug addict to going to prison and getting out and become an substance abuse counselor
40:16
December 29, 2020
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 7 -Dr. Craig Waleed(Prison To Promise)
Join us as Dr. Craig Waleed share his story from incarceration to attaining 4 degrees
58:20
December 22, 2020
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 6 - Kardell Sims (Inmate To Inmate)
Episode 6 I decided to share my story for the audience.
41:06
December 16, 2020
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 6 - Kyle Hollins (Service=King)
Kyle Hollins breaks down his journey from prison to becoming a business owner
59:51
December 16, 2020
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 4 - David Hopper (Be Unstoppable)
My interview with David Hopper as he talks about his life and transition
01:05:46
December 16, 2020
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 3 - Lester Young - Stages of Re-Entry
Episode 3 of The Re-Entry Journey Podcast our guest was Lester Young. He shared powerful information and gave us his story how he overcame the odds by writing his vision down and following the blueprint
51:42
December 16, 2020
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 2 - Marissa Matthews (Fallen Felon)
Marissa Matthews shares her story with us and how she became a fallen felon
48:19
December 16, 2020
The Re-Entry Journey: Episode 1 - Michael Monroe(Stay down til you come up)
Michael Monroe went from being a drug kingpin to working for McDonald's for minimum wage
01:12:10
December 16, 2020