A very special 6-week "Warriors of Hope" event will begin this Sunday night on the "Breaking the Silence with Dr. Gregory Williams" radio program. This 6-week event will feature six very special guests that will offer their insight on the power of HOPE in their lives and provide encouragement, wisdom and insight on the need for resilience in lives today.
The 6 week schedule will feature these guests:
*April 5th, Christian Moore, LCSW and author of "The Resilience Breakthrough". Christian is an internationally-renowned speaker, licensed clinical social worker, and advocate for youth. He was a commencement speaker in the School of Education at John Hopkins University and spoke at a White House convening for the Reach Higher Initiative. He created the WhyTry Program, which has been implemented in over 25,000 organizations.
*April 12th, Lt. Col. Consuelo Castillo Kickbusch (US Army, retired), author of "Journey for the Future." Consuelo Castillo Kickbusch is a renowned, charismatic, passionate and influential speaker with a mission to empower the next generation of leaders. Throughout her career, Consuelo has shared her personal knowledge on becoming an effective leader in today’s global marketplace with hundreds of schools, colleges, universities, corporations, and government institutions both in the U.S. and abroad.
*April 19th, Roy Juarez, Jr, author of "Homeless by Choice." Roy Juarez Jr. was recently featured on CNN with his mentor in a segment leading up to Latino in America. His spell-binding story has also caught the attention of the well-established, New York Times best-selling Chicken Soup for the Soul series. Roy's Story was featured in Chicken Soup for the Soul: Extraordinary Teens. As a young entrepreneur, Juarez has been able to develop a successful career, lecturing to thousands of youth, educators, and parents throughout the United States and abroad. Once a homeless teenager, Juarez fought the battle to leave the streets, only to return to them after becoming a graduate of Hardin-Simmons University.
*April 26th, Judge Steven C. Teske. Judge Teske is the Chief Judge of the Juvenile Court of Clayton County, Georgia. The Georgia Governor has appointed him to the Children and Youth Coordinating Council, Governor's Office for Children and Families, DJJ Judicial Advisory Council, JDAI Statewide Steering Committee, Georgia Commission on Family Violence, and the Georgia Criminal Justice Reform Commission.
*May 3rd, George E. Miller, II, Child Advocacy Artist. George is a child advocacy artist, guest speaker and classroom presenter whose artwork reflects his abiding love for children and tremendous respect for those who educate and care for them. A gifted conceptual artist, George creates strong, loving images using fun, bold colors, to help solve problems that plague our communities, schools and families. For example, George has created the wonderful masterpiece “Each One Teach One: Bringing Down the Walls of Illiteracy”, to help bring attention to the huge problem of illiteracy. In 2015 this work of art was selected by Florida First Lady Ann Scott to be displayed in the Governor’s Mansion in Tallahassee.
*May 10th, SPECIAL LIVE 2-HOUR TV/WEBCAST EVENT. This 2-hour LIVE event will feature all the guests above and will focus on HOPE and resilience. The program will take viewer calls and will give viewers encouragement and inspiration to those that have experienced trauma, abuse and pain in their lives.
All of these 6 programs will feature a special "co-host" to the program: Joe and Dardi Hendershott. The Hendershotts are authoring a new book called, "Warriors of Hope" which will feature a chapter each on these guest along with Dr. Gregory Williams. Joe and Dardi have also authored the book, "Supporting the Wounded Educator." Joe and Dardi founded "Hope 4 the Wounded" conferences, training and workshops.
The "Breaking the Silence with Dr. Gregory Williams" is heard LIVE each Sunday evening at 8:00 pm Central Time with over 1.65 million listeners tuning in each week. The program is then released to over 115 podcast outlets the following Tuesday for ON-DEMAND listening around the world. For more information or if you are interested in being a guest on the show, contact Dr. Gregory Williams at firstname.lastname@example.org