WhiteFlag WarriorsJun 16, 2023
010: More Than an Athlete
WhiteFlag Ambassador Natalie DeMasi discusses her triumph over anxiety, stomach issues, bullying, advocating for herself in her mental health journey, and the pursuit of finding a diagnosis. Gain insights from our WhiteFlag ambassador who is much more than a student-athlete. Listen as Natalie explores the intricacies of mental health with resilience and hope.
009: Who heals the healers?
Who heals the healers? The physicians, surgeons, nurses and paramedics that keep our world turning are the true definition of heroes. However, a hero's burden often goes unnoticed. Dr. J Mack Slaughter. joins us as our guest in episode 9 in a discussion of mental health and the healthcare industry as you've never heard it before. Hear about the intricacies of medical burnout, outdated and stigmatized working conditions, expectations of the healthcare industry, the relationship between mental health and caregiving, and the detailed personal accounts of these topics from our newest WhiteFlag Warrior, Dr. J Mack.
008: Dear Everyone...
Listen to our special guest and newest team member, Matt Raekelboom show true vulnerability in telling his truth about major addictive issues, ADHD, loneliness, family struggles, self-image issues, and his journey through it all. Hear his incredible triumph, and learn how his pain has turned into purpose in the amazing advocacy work he does on his social media platforms.
Podcast host: @jonnymccoy_law
007: Ending the Stigma
WhiteFlag Warriors newest guest, Christina Kimbrough, discusses her journey through her addiction to alcohol, sobriety, inpatient and outpatient treatments, medication, and getting diagnosed with her mental illness. Hear Christina share her incredible journey through it all and learn more about her amazing new company Free Life LLC, that is changing the narrative about addiction and mental health.
006: Magical Medicinal Ketamine
Hear first hand from a Ketamine doctor and a patient discuss what this life changing procedure can do for your mental health. Hear our CEO’s personal journey with Ketamine and what the magical medicine can do for you or your loved ones.
005: To the Edge and Back
004: Finding Yourself after Addiction (Brave Dave)
Our guest Brave Dave tells his story of addiction and recovery, and its effect on his outlook of mental health and the value of family. Hear how those experiences shaped his mission to promote peer support and mental health acceptance through social media.
003: Rock Bottoms and Silver Linings
Multi-million dollar settlements, police corruption, love hindered by immigration, the Murdaugh murder case, FBI, and the jagged rock bottom of a Xanax addiction; Hear the third and final chapter in the trilogy of Jonny McCoy's story and discover how against all odds, hope can be found, even in the darkest depths.
002: When the Worst Case Happens
Police misconduct, lies, suicide and pain. When the worst case scenario happens to someone with a predisposition to mental illness, fighting for their life consumes their every move.