Join us for a full hour of news, starting with some of the big stories making headlines. We then move into a conversation on how to combat the demand for sexual exploitation. Closing out the hour, we hear from a Rabbi who believes Jesus is the Messiah. Join us for a fascinating hour of conversation.
Millions resist getting treatment for depression, addiction, and other health issues because of the stigma of "mental illness." Our guest wants to change that! Challenging outdated psychiatric paradigms, he replaces them with a modern brain-based, whole-person approach. Discover how to identify your "brain type"; prevent or reverse problems that are making you sad, mad, or bad; and much more. Come, join the conversation and get your questions answered.
Dr. Michael Shively is the Senior Advisor on Research and Data Analysis at the National Center on Sexual Exploitation where he is dedicated to supporting those working to prevent and respond to exploitation and abuse. Throughout his 30-year career in applied research, he has provided practitioners, legislators, agency managers, and advocates with information and tools used to advance their efforts to address human trafficking, sexual violence, and other forms of victimization. Between 2003 and his joining NCOSE in 2020, Dr. Shively received a continuous series of federal awards to lead research on the perpetration of human trafficking and sexual exploitation, victimization, and system responses to both survivors and offenders. He has been at the forefront of efforts to prevent sex trafficking and exploitation by attacking their root cause: consumer demand for commercial sex. He directed a rigorous evaluation of a model program designed to deter sex buyers, and founded Demand Forum, a website documenting prevention tactics used in over 2,100 communities throughout the U.S.
Jonathan Bernis is president and CEO of Jewish Voice Ministries International (JVMI) and has been a leader in Messianic Jewish ministry for more than thirty years. He hosts JVMI's syndicated television show, Jewish Voice with Jonathan Bernis, aired in nations throughout the world. JVMI's mission is to proclaim the Gospel to the Jew first and also to the nations, according to Romans 1:16. He is a sought-after speaker at conferences and seminars and has authored numerous books, such as his A Rabbi Looks at . . . series which includes A Rabbi Looks at the Last Days and A Rabbi Looks at Jesus of Nazareth. Jonathan is the founding Rabbi of Congregation Shema Yisrael in Rochester, New York. He also founded and pastored the Messianic Center of St. Petersburg, Russia, where he lived and ministered from 1993 to 1996.
Dr. Amen is a physician, double board certified psychiatrist, television producer and ten-time New York Times bestselling author. He is the Founder and Medical Director of Amen Clinics in Costa Mesa and San Francisco, California, Bellevue, Washington, Reston, Virginia, Atlanta, Georgia and New York, New York. Amen Clinics have the world's largest database of functional brain scans relating to behavior, totaling more than 125,000 scans on patients from 111 countries.
Dr. Amen is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association, the highest award given to members, and is the lead researcher on the world's largest brain imaging and rehabilitation study on professional football players. His research has not only demonstrated high levels of brain damage in players, he also showed the possibility of significant recovery for many with the principles that underlie his work.