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The Remnant by Reclaim611

The Remnant by Reclaim611

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The Remnant by Reclaim611 Podcast is hosted by Carrie Schirato and Paula Son. Carrie is a Nurse Practitioner with 15 years of experience in Emergency Nursing. She is the Executive Director as well as the Co-Founder of Reclaim611. Paula is a Licensed Clinical Pastoral Counselor with over 10 years of experience in Mental Health. They unite with the same heart and passion to help those who have been enslaved to this nefarious crime of human trafficking. Through this podcast, they want to enlighten those who have similar passions about rescuing other from human trafficking.
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Ep. 28 Interview with Jason Dyke

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Ep. 30 Interview with Dr. Rhiannon Bell (A21)
In coordination with "World Day Against Trafficking in Persons," Carrie & Paula sit and chat with Dr. Rhiannon Bell, Director of Aftercare for A21. Dr. Bell tells us about her background and her position at A21. She also shares the vision and mission of A21, along with the services provided by the organization. She explains the extent of A21's reach as a global organization against trafficking. She shares challenges, as well as victories. She shares with listeners the lessons she has learned that have been powerful for her experience. To find out more information about A21, go to their website at https://www.A21.org. Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us as we #stepintothefight to help #endhumantrafficking. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
40:04
July 30, 2021
Ep. 29 Interview with Deliver Fund
In this episode, Carrie & Paula sit and talk with Jeremy Mahugh and Sandy Storm of Deliver Fund. Jeremy is the Co-Founder and Senior Vice President of Deliver Fund. Sandy is the Director of Strategic Impact. Deliver Fund equips, trains, and advises law enforcement partners with state-of-the-art technology and artificial intelligence platforms. They use data and intelligence to identify trafficking in many different industries. Sandy is responsible for building the Thrivers Department, which will help train service providers on how to talk to medical professionals and law enforcement officers in order to give more services to human trafficking victims. To get more information about them and their work, visit their website at www.deliverfund.org. Also, Sandy's books can be purchased on the website.  Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us as we #stepintothefight to help #endhumantrafficking. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
47:25
June 15, 2021
Ep. 28 Interview with Jason Dyke
May is Mental Health Awareness Month. In this episode, Paula & Carrie introduce the listeners to Jason Dyke. Jason is the Founder of Carson's Village. Carson's Village helps families navigate the journey to healthy grieving after the loss of a loved one. Jason shares vivid details of his son Carson's suicide. He walks listeners through the events of that day, from leaving home to go to a neighbor's house, to returning home and finding Carson unresponsive. Carson's Village is responsible for helping over 900 families across America through the journey of death and loss. To find out more information about Carson's Village, go to the website at www.carsonsvillage.org, or contact them at 877-789-0722. Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us as we #stepintothefight to help #endhumantrafficking. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
36:27
June 8, 2021
Ep. 27 Discussion on Brain Trauma with Carrie Windham
In this interview, Paula reconnects with Carrie Windham. Carrie works as a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Associate providing psychotherapy to adult, adolescent, and child victims of violent crime at the Regional Victim Crisis Center in Abilene, TX. Carrie shares insight as to how trauma impacts the brain and affects memory. She talks about a healthy brain and how the "thinking brain" and "feeling brain" work in tandem with each other. She also shares what happens to a brain after trauma and how victims of violent sex crimes brains respond during a traumatic event. In addition, she shares how victims' brains respond after experiencing trauma. Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us as we #stepintothefight to help #endhumantrafficking. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
38:17
June 1, 2021
Ep. 26 Surviving with Chelsey pt. 3
In this episode, Carrie & Paula continue the conversation with Survivor Chelsey. This segment captures Chelsey's life from being trafficked in California to moving back to Kentucky. Chelsey explains how she left California and returned to Kentucky with one goal in mind, to get high! Chelsey also explains how she continued to be involved in trafficking in Kentucky as a result of her drug addiction. She shares how one encounter with a man named Ricky saved her life.  Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us as we #stepintothefight to help #endhumantrafficking. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
51:44
May 25, 2021
Ep. 25 Surviving with Chelsey pt. 2
In this episode, Carrie & Paula continue the conversation with Survivor Chelsey. This segment captures Chelsey's life from middle school through early adulthood and the beginning of her trafficking experience in California. Chelsey shares how her abuse ended with her father. She also shares how she began to use her sexuality as a way to fit in and be accepted with her high school male friends. She explains how she was recruited by a friend to move to California and how the abuse and trafficking escalated. Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us as we #stepintothefight to help #endhumantrafficking. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
55:58
May 20, 2021
Ep. 24 Surviving with Chelsey
In this episode, Carrie & Paula introduce the listeners to Survivor Chelsey. This segment captures Chelsey's life through early childhood. Chelsey shares her story and how she was introduced to sex trafficking through her father. She shares how her sexual abuse from her father and his friends lasted for approximately 7 years. Chelsey informs listeners about "grooming" and how it can happen to children unexpectedly.  Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us as we #stepintothefight to help #endhumantrafficking. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
39:58
May 11, 2021
Ep. 23 Interview with Dr. Suzanne Dakil
April is Child Abuse Awareness Month. In this episode, Carrie & Paula have an opportunity to talk to a Child Abuse Pediatrician, Dr. Suzanne Dakil. Dr. Dakil shares her story and how she chose the specialty of Child Abuse in Pediatrics. She shares how clients are referred to her through Law Enforcement or CPS. In addition, she talks about normal bruising versus bruising from physical abuse. Finally, she shares how to have age appropriate conversations with children about their genitals and self-exploration of their own bodies.  Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us as we #stepintothefight to help #endhumantrafficking. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
43:26
April 29, 2021
Ep. 22 Catching up with Whitney & C.J.
In this segment, we catch up with Whitney and she introduces her fiance', C.J. They share their journey through recovery and the importance of honesty and support. They also share challenges to recovery. CJ explains how fear contributes to addiction. He also explains his role as a sponsor with another program. Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us as we #stepintothefight to help #endhumantrafficking. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
45:12
April 13, 2021
Ep. 21 Interview with Sarah Phillips
In this episode, Carrie introduces the listeners to Sarah Phillips. Sarah is the Director of Rescue Her. Rescue Her is an anti-trafficking organization that exists to empower survivors of sex trafficking. Sarah shares her journey of how this initially started as an international operation. After facing challenges in India and being forced to leave that country, Rescue Her then focused on educating hotel staff to recognize victims of sex trafficking. After working with hotels, Rescue Her then became the organization it is today. To find out more information about Rescue Her, visit their website at www.rescueher.org. If you are a victim of sex trafficking call the hotline at 817-891-2093. Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us as we #stepintothefight to help #endhumantrafficking. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
49:02
March 23, 2021
Ep. 20 - Interview with Carrie Wright
In this episode, we introduce the listeners to Carrie Wright. Carrie is the Director of MDT at Dallas Children's Advocacy Center. She also served as Director of High-Risk Youth, where she supervised the coordination of child sex trafficking cases and high-risk youth identified within the MDT in Dallas County.  Carrie serves as DCAC’s Care Coordinator, continuing to oversee the coordination of child sex trafficking and high risk youth within Dallas County’s Care Coordination Team. Carrie serves on the  Executive Committee for the North Texas Coalition Against Human Trafficking, representing Internal Training. Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us as we #stepintothefight to help #endhumantrafficking. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
44:48
March 16, 2021
Ep. 19 Interview with Dr. Stephanie Streat
In this episode, Paula and Candace introduce the listeners to Dr. Stephanie Streat. Dr. Streat has a Doctorate of Social Work and she is employed as a school social worker. She shares information about the Inaugural Sorority Pageant and talks about her platform of Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking. Dr. Streat shares what she believes is critical to getting students to open up to her. She also walks the listeners through how to create a Safety Plan if you suspect a child will be harmed as a result of reporting suspected abuse. Dr. Streat can be reached via email at Drstreat2017@gmail.com.Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us as we #stepintothefight to help #endhumantrafficking. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
29:27
March 9, 2021
Ep. 18 Interview with Carrie Windham
In this interview, Paula and Carrie introduce the listeners to Carrie Windham. Carrie W. works as a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Associate providing psychotherapy to adult, adolescent, and child victims of violent crime at the Regional Victim Crisis Center in Abilene, TX. Carrie shares insight as to how trauma impacts the brain and affects memory. She also shares information about how victims become comfortable in the "survival brain." Carrie gives insight into how to help victims recall certain details by using sensory questions. Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us as we #stepintothefight to help #endhumantrafficking. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
42:49
March 8, 2021
Ep. 17 Interview with Bryn Stonehouse
In this interview, Paula and Carrie sit and talk with Bryn Stonehouse. Bryn Stonehouse is a Licensed Master Social Worker with Regional Victim Crisis Center.  At Regional Victim Crisis Center, Bryn serves as the coordinator for the local anti-trafficking coalition, an advocate and case manager for victims of violent crime, and a counselor.  Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us as we #stepintothefight to help #endhumantrafficking. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
36:05
March 8, 2021
Ep. 16 Interview with Dr. Jordan Greenbaum
In this episode, Paula and Carrie sit and talk to Dr. Jordan Greenbaum.  Dr. Greenbaum is a child abuse physician in Atlanta, GA and has worked in the field of child maltreatment for over 20 years. She is the medical director of International Centre for Missing and Exploited Children and the medical director of the Institute on Healthcare and Human Trafficking at the Stephanie Blank Center for Safe and Healthy Children at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us as we #stepintothefight to help #endhumantrafficking. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
27:25
January 26, 2021
Ep. 15 Interview with Abby Germer
In this episode, Paula and Carrie sit and talk with Abby Germer, Executive Director of Refuge for Women in North Texas. Abby shares how her work as a missionary overseas prepared her to work with the trafficked population. Abby gives talks about each phase of the program: Healing, Life Skills & Employment, and Aftercare/Employment. Abby shares the challenges associated with getting the ladies to work together and not compete against each other. Abby also shares information about how to support the program. It can be found on their website at https://www.rfwntx.org. Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us as we #stepintothefight to help #endhumantrafficking. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
32:47
January 19, 2021
Ep. 14 Interview with Carrie Schirato
In this episode, we highlight January as Human Trafficking Awareness Month.  Carrie is the Co-Founder and Executive Director of Reclaim611. Carrie shares her experience with a young lady who was trafficked and how Reclaim611 was able to assist the young lady. She also shares her personal story of having a miscarriage and how a conversation with God after the miscarriage led her on her journey of adoption. Carries shares how she was able to adopt a baby from a lady who was trafficked. Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us as we #stepintothefight to help #endhumantrafficking. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
33:40
January 12, 2021
Ep. 13 Interview with Col. Sarolyn Morgan
In this episode, Paula and Carrie sit and talk with Col. Sarolyn Morgan from the United States Department of Homeland Security.  Sarolyn is an LCSW-S and she is the Victim Assistance Specialist for Homeland Security Investigations Immigration and Customs Enforcements. Colonel Morgan currently serves in the United States Army Reserves as the Commander for a Combat Operation Stress Control Detachment. During this episode, she shares how she was able to work through her trauma, heal, and better serve the population she helps to rescue. She also shared the information about recovery and how the time frame varies for each individual. She shared the importance of identifying perpetrators of sexual abuse. She ends the interview with statistics that will help the listeners. Feel free to contact her through email at sarolyn.morgan@ice.dhs.gov. Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us as we #stepintothefight to help #endhumantrafficking. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org. 
01:00:08
January 5, 2021
Ep. 12 Interview with Lindsey Speed
In this episode, Paula and Carrie sit and talk with Lindsey Speed, Executive Director of Traffick911. Traffick911 has over 10 years of freeing youth from sex trafficking by building trust-based relationships. Lindsey shares how she transitioned from corporate America to grass roots efforts with Traffick911. She also shares the meaning behind the name, Traffick911. Lindsey shares challenges of working in this space of darkness with trafficked victims, but she also shares stories of success. In addition, she shares how to become a volunteer or advocate with the organization. Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us and #stepintothefight to help #endhumantrafficking. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
32:45
December 15, 2020
Ep. 11 Interview with Bill Bernstein
In this episode, Paula and Carrie sit and talk with Bill Bernstein, Deputy Director of Mosaic Family Services.  Bill is a founding member of the North Texas Anti-Trafficking Team, consisting of federal and local law enforcement, prosecutors, and social service providers. Bill shares specific information about labor trafficking and how his agency serves those who have been trafficked. He shares information about the services offered at his agency. Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us to help #endhumantrafficking. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
52:57
December 6, 2020
Ep. 10 Interview w/ Alicia Bush
What do you do when God tells you to quit your thriving career? Do you say YES immediately to God? In this episode, Paula and Carrie sit and talk with Alicia Bush, CEO of Treasured Vessels. Alicia shared her story and how she transitioned from corporate America to being the CEO of a non-profit organization. She shares her journey of being informed about sex trafficking and how Treasured Vessels serves victims of sex trafficking. Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us to help #endhumantrafficking. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
42:05
October 27, 2020
Ep. 9 Interview with Carrie Taylor
In this episode, Paula and Carrie Schirato sit down and talk with Carrie Taylor. Carrie T. is also a Co-Founder of Reclaim 611. Carrie T. shares stories of how she initially met Carrie S. in Nursing School and how she met Paula in a sauna at a local fitness center. Carrie T. shares some amazing stories and how God is calling her and her family to international missions. Carrie T.'s heart for God and heart for helping the hurting exudes through this very candid interview. Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us to help #endhumantrafficking. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
51:11
October 21, 2020
Ep. 8 - Interview with Candace Rich
In this episode, Paula and Carrie sit down and talk with Candace Rich. Candace is the Co-Founder/Director of Operations for Reclaim611. Candace is also a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. Candace shares how she felt the urge to step into the fight to end human trafficking. She also shared information about Texas laws as it relates to sex trafficking and minors. Candace shares insight on how to navigate through pediatrics to ensure you are creating a safe space for potential victims to speak.  Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
40:12
October 13, 2020
Ep. 7 Interview with Dr. Tomi Grover
In this episode, Paula and Carrie sit down and talk with Dr. Tomi Grover who serves the Office of the Governor, Child Sex Trafficking Team as the North Texas Regional Administrator. Dr. Grover shared how she was drawn to the fight to end human trafficking. She also shared the mission of the child sex trafficking team. She gave insight about identifying children who have possibly been exploited. In addition she explained the 5 points under the star of  the Child and Youth  Sex Trafficking Team. Here are websites to gain more information about child sex trafficking: https://gov.texas.gov/cstt , https://ncmec.org , https://A21.org.   Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
34:14
October 7, 2020
Ep. 6 Part 2 Interview with Survivor April
In this episode, Paula and Carrie sit down and talk with April. April shares how life looked after she completed high school. She shared how she was involved in sex trafficking and how she considered her position to be powerful. She shared how she recruited other young women. She also opens up about an overdose and how she accidentally escaped the life of  sex trafficking.  Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
24:07
September 29, 2020
Ep. 5 Interview with Tiffany Parker
In this episode, Paula and Carrie sit down and talk with Tiffany Parker.  Tiffany is the Director of Community Outreach and the First Responder Liason with Reclaim611. Tiffany shares stories about family members that were being groomed and recruited online. She also shared what drew her into being an advocate for human trafficking victims. Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
22:42
September 22, 2020
Ep. 4 - Part 2 Interview with Survivor Whitney
In this episode, Paula and Carrie sit down and talk with Whitney. Whitney shares what life looked like after being released from the juvenile justice system. She also opens up about how she became exposed to sex-trafficking through her boyfriend, who then turned out to be her pimp.  Her story gives you a glimpse into how the approach to trafficking is progressive, aggressive, and violent. Whitney opens up about vulnerabilities as well as past drug abuse. Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
26:02
September 15, 2020
Ep. 3 - Interview with Survivor April
In this episode, Paula and Carrie sit down and talk with April. Carrie and April share how they met and then April opens up and shares her childhood trauma. April shares how she is introduced to drug abuse as well as sex trafficking. She also talks about excelling academically while being trafficked. April shares a powerful perspective about drug abuse. Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
28:08
September 8, 2020
Ep 2. - Interview with Survivor Whitney
In this episode, Paula and Carrie sit down and talk with Whitney. Carrie and Whitney share how they met and then Whitney opens up and shares her childhood trauma. Whitney shares experiences of childhood abuse, as well as how she initially got involved in the juvenile justice system.  Whitney opens up about vulnerabilities as well as past drug abuse. Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
32:03
September 1, 2020
EP. 1 - Catching Up with Carrie & Paula
In this episode, you will learn about the backgrounds of Carrie & Paula and how they met. Carrie will share how Reclaim611 developed from an idea into an organization. They both share how their unique experiences brought them together for a common purpose. Carrie & Paula will also share their heart as it relates to human trafficking, focusing more on sex trafficking. Carrie gives insight into the healthcare profession and gives us one simple question we can ask to anyone we believe is involved in trafficking. Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
27:35
August 25, 2020
Introduction
In this episode, I share the meaning, purpose, and slogan of Reclaim611. I give a brief overview of what the podcast is about in addition why we chose to name the podcast The Remnant. This podcast is specifically about human trafficking and the harsh realities associated with this nefarious crime. Share this podcast, subscribe to it on your favorite media outlet, and come along on the journey with us. To learn more about us, visit our website at www.reclaim611.org or email us at support@reclaim611.org.
01:29
August 20, 2020