What if you could use your voice to change the world?
The story is also available as a podcast.
In the podcast, a listener calls in with their concerns and the callers tell their stories.
A caller with PTSD says she has spent years fighting the PTSD diagnosis, but she’s been told she needs to stop.
She asks for help finding a therapist and finds a place on the call that will help her with that.
A woman with multiple sclerosis says she is terrified of losing her house, but when she goes to the bank, she sees a security guard who says, “I’m not going to take care of that.”
The caller asks how much of a problem that is.
The guard says, it’s a matter of safety.
Another caller asks what can she do to get her house back.
She tells the caller to find someone who is willing to help her.
A man with cancer says, he’s been denied health care because his insurance won’t pay for it, and he says, if I can’t get care, how can I be a good person?
A woman says she was sexually assaulted in college and didn’t report it, but now she has PTSD and can’t work because of the stress.
She wants to find a counselor who will help them.
A friend of a friend who’s been abused in school says she wants to be a “good person,” but she can’t because she’s not a good enough person.
A mom says her daughter, who has been diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder, wants to change her life.
Her daughter has an eating disorder and she wants her to help.
A parent of a young child says, I’m worried that my child will grow up to be something else.
He says he doesn’t want to be anything like his mother, who was abused and had to fight to survive.
A caller tells of how her boyfriend told her she’s a “bad person” because she did something wrong, but he also said he loved her.
The caller wants to know if he can help her figure out if she’s worth loving.
A couple asks what they can do to find therapy that will change their lives, and a woman says, they need to talk to a psychologist.
A man asks if he could be a role model to his son, and his son asks what he could do.
A caller says, my daughter has a really difficult time with the idea that she might not be able to find help.
A woman asks if she can find a therapist who can help.
She says, she wants someone to be with her every day and listen to her, so she can get the help she needs.