Resilience and Resistance Podcast
Resilience and Resistance Podcast
Marisol Solarte-Erlacher
The Resilience and Resistance podcast is about successful Black, Indigenous and Women of Color who are overcoming trauma and becoming resilient.The vision for this podcast is to illuminate the dichotomy that many BIPOC female-identified individuals face in their daily lives; holding space for healing or managing past and present trauma, while maintaining a "professional" identity as they strive towards their work and other goals.Follow Us on IG @Resilience_and_ResistanceMusic: Inte-Gritty by Bianca MikahnArt: Maite Nazario | http://www.maitenazario.com
Juliette Lee:  Loving Yourself Again After Trauma
Sueyeun Juliette Lee works as the Program Director at Chinook Fund, a social justice funder dedicated to supporting community led change across Colorado, where she directs a community leadership program in social justice philanthropy called The Giving Project. A writer, scholar, and video artist, she is a former Pew Fellow in the Arts and her fifth book of poems is forthcoming with Nightboat books in 2021. Juliette was a keynote speaker for the Smithsonian Institute's inaugural Asian American Literature Festival, and has held international residencies in video art and poetry. She has exhibited installation, performance, and video work locally at Artworks Center for Contemporary Art, the Denver Art Museum, Leon Gallery, and Georgia Gallery. Her scholarship specializes in contemporary poetics, the avant-garde, and Asian American writing. She grew up outside of metro DC; her parents are survivors of the Korean war, orphans, and immigrants.  If you are interested in Marisol Solarte-Erlacher supporting your business or organization by speaking or training on topics such as Work Trauma for BIPOC women, Racial Battle Fatigue, supporting mental health in traumatic times, and building resilience in employees and resilient leadership in BIPOC women. Contact her directly at marisol@marisolerlacher.com if you want to learn more. Juliette Lee Website: https://silentbroadcast.com/  Order No Comet, That Serpent in the Sky Means Noise (Kore) Order Solar Maximum (Futurepoem) Juliette's Poetry Foundation profile Juliette's Pew artist profile Follow the podcast on Instagram @Resilience_and_Resistance Art: Maite Nazario | http://www.maitenazario.com Music: Inte-Gritty by Bianca Mikahn Podcast Production: https://www.theplug-agency.com Click THIS LINK for an exclusive offer from The Plug - https://www.theplug-agency.com/theplug-xclusive-offers See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Nov 18
47 min
Quandra Chaffers, LCSW -  Going Deeper Childhood Sexual Abuse
As a trauma specialist, Quandra Chaffers helps teenagers and adults overcome intimate partner violence and sexual abuse. Quandra is also a kink & poly knowledgeable sex therapist. She specialize in areas of sexless marriages, painful sex, and problematic sexual behaviors. For over 10 years, she has honed her skill set in cutting edge therapies such as Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR) in order to mitigate the effects of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and other mental health issues that result from exposure to trauma.  Quandra is a powerhouse sexpert because she attacks the issues of sexual violence as a trifecta—community educator, therapist consultant, and psychotherapist. Before transitioning into private practice, Quandra worked for 3 semesters at Washington University in St. Louis as an Adjunct Professor. She taught graduate students a better understanding of developmental psychology as it applies to sexuality across the life course. For 4 and half years, Quandra treated on average 90 survivors per year as a Case Manager-Therapist at the YWCA St Louis Regional Sexual Assault Center. As a volunteer of Rape and Violence Ends Now (RAVEN), She co-facilitated batter’s intervention programming for 6 years, working to rehabilitate men who have been abusive. IG: @sasstherapy Twitter: @sasstherapy www.sasstherapy.com If you are interested in Marisol Solarte-Erlacher supporting your business or organization by speaking or training on topics such as Work Trauma for BIPOC women, Racial Battle Fatigue, supporting mental health in traumatic times, and building resilience in employees and resilient leadership in BIPOC women.  Contact her directly at marisol@marisolerlacher.com if you want to learn more. Follow the podcast on Instagram @Resilience_and_Resistance Art: Maite Nazario | http://www.maitenazario.com Music: Inte-Gritty by Bianca Mikahn Podcast Production: https://www.theplug-agency.com Click THIS LINK for an exclusive offer from The Plug - https://www.theplug-agency.com/theplug-xclusive-offers See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Nov 11
43 min
Marcia Romero: Building Resilience Through Hardship
Marcia Romero is the Community Affairs Manager at U.S. Bank based in Denver overseeing a multi-million-dollar community investment and social impact portfolio supporting the Colorado and Utah markets. Her professional experience spans more than 20 years with an extensive background in corporate social responsibility, financial services, marketing and communications in the private, public and nonprofit sectors. She is actively engaged in many of U.S. Bank’s Business Resource Groups and serves as a mentor through the Bank’s MentorConnect program. Her professional growth is fueled by a personal commitment to serving the community as both mentor and leader. A Colorado native, Marcia passionately volunteers for many organizations and serves on the boards of Latin American Educational Foundation (LAEF), Latinas First Foundation, the Newman Center for the Performing Arts at the University of Denver and Fiesta Colorado Dance Company. She is an alumna of the prestigious Latino Leadership Institute at the University of Denver and the Colorado Hispanic Chamber Foundation’s Leadership Program. She has an impressive performing arts background as a trained dancer that has taken her from the stages in the Southwest U.S. to Sydney, Australia. Marcia is staunch advocate for education as a first-generation college graduate with a degree from the University of Denver in International Business and a minor in Spanish. She resides in Denver with her greatest pride and joy – her identical twin sons.  FB: https://www.facebook.com/romeromarcid LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/marciadromero/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/marciadromero/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/marciarsandoval If you are interested in Marisol Solarte-Erlacher supporting your business or organization by speaking or training on topics such as Work Trauma for BIPOC women, Racial Battle Fatigue, supporting mental health in traumatic times, and building resilience in employees and resilient leadership in BIPOC women.  Contact her directly at marisol@marisolerlacher.com if you want to learn more. Follow the podcast on Instagram @Resilience_and_Resistance Art: Maite Nazario | http://www.maitenazario.com Music: Inte-Gritty by Bianca Mikahn Podcast Production: https://www.theplug-agency.com See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Nov 4
49 min
Reverend Nicole M Garcia: Resilience in Spirituality
The Rev. Nicole M. Garcia, MA LPC, is an ordained minister in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) and has been called to be the Pastor for Mission Development at Westview Church in Boulder CO. Pastor Nicole has a Master of Divinity from Luther Seminary in St. Paul MN and a Master of Arts in Counseling from CU Denver. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Colorado and continues to work quarter-time as a therapist and clinical supervisor with the Umbrella Collective in Boulder. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Nicoleg152 Twitter: @nicoleg152 Church: https://www.westviewboulder.org/ Counseling practice: http://www.umbrellacollective.org Follow the podcast on Instagram @Resilience_and_Resistance Art: Maite Nazario | http://www.maitenazario.com Podcast Production: https://www.theplug-agency.com See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Oct 28
55 min
Jennifer Samuel: Fostering Resilience is a Team Effort
Jennifer is the co-owner and managing director of Bodies By Perseverance, a health and fitness club located in Denver, CO. She’s been involved in sports, fitness and health her entire life and loves helping her clients achieve their health and fitness goals. In 2020, Jennifer was invited to serve as an adjunct professor in the Entrepreneurship program at the University of Colorado, Denver campus. In this teaching role, she mentors, coaches and leads her students in ways that mirror her role in personal training. Prior to taking an entrepreneurial leap to follow her passion in teaching and fitness, Jennifer excelled as a marketing consultant that helped small businesses create lean marketing plans in a digital landscape. Her background spans 30 years of corporate work in marketing, project management, and business operations.  Follow the podcast on Instagram @Resilience_and_Resistance Art: Maite Nazario | http://www.maitenazario.com Podcast Production: https://www.theplug-agency.com Jennifer Samuel (Pronouns: She/Her) Owner and Celebrity Trainer Bodies by Perseverance 2860 Welton St. Denver, CO 80205 Twitter: @jsamfitness Website: www.mybbp.com LinkedIn - Jennifer Samuel Instructor of Entrepreneurship Jake Jabs Center for Entrepreneurship | CU Denver Business School JS Consulting Digital Marketing Strategist See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Oct 21
49 min
Going Deeper Intergenerational Trauma
Dr. Mariel Buquè is a Columbia University-trained Psychologist, disruptor, and sound bath meditation healer. Her work focuses on the advancement of culturally responsive therapeutic practices that affirm the lived experiences of Black & Indigenous People of Color (BIPOCs). Her clinical work centers on healing wounds of intergenerational trauma, holistic mental wellness, and centering indigenous healing practices. She started the Soul Healing Collective in order to create a community space for people to heal together, as she believes in the liberation of both our minds and of oppressive systems as necessary qualities of our collective wellness. You may find her work at and follow her on Instagram at @dr.marielbuque.  Social Media for Dr. Mariel Buquè IG: @dr.marielbuque TikTok: @dr.marielbuque YouTube: https://rb.gy/fdkneo Twitter: @drmarielbuque Website: www.drmarielbuque.com If you are interested in Marisol Solarte-Erlacher supporting your business or organization by speaking or training on topics such as Work Trauma for BIPOC women, Racial Battle Fatigue, supporting mental health in traumatic times, and building resilience in employees and resilient leadership in BIPOC women.    Contact her directly at marisol@marisolerlacher.com if you want to learn more See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Oct 14
32 min
Lori Lizarraga: The Higher You Go, the More You Owe
Lori Lizarraga is an Ecuadorian-Mexican-American journalist from Texas and a Murrow and Emmy-award winning international reporter. She is best known in Bakersfield, California and Denver, Colorado for her community-focused reporting. But this year, Lizarraga gained national attention for her reporting on diversity in the media. Her piece, LatinXed: 9NEWS Got Rid of Three Latina Reporters This Past Year, Including Me, has seen tremendous outcomes for the media industry – including new standards of immigration coverage at more than 60 TV stations across the country. She has gone on to receive awards from the National Association of Hispanic Journalists and the ACLU of Colorado this summer for her ‘outstanding work to further civil rights and liberties for the citizens of Colorado and Latinos across the country.’ https://www.westword.com/news/9news-latina-reporter-kusa-media-discrimination-diversity-11925702 If you are interested in Marisol Solarte-Erlacher supporting your business or organization by speaking or training on topics such as Work Trauma for BIPOC women, Racial Battle Fatigue, supporting mental health in traumatic times, and building resilience in employees and resilient leadership in BIPOC women.    Contact her directly at marisol@marisolerlacher.com if you want to learn more Instagram: @LoriLizarraga  Twitter: @LoriLizarraga Facebook: @LoriELizarraga  Website: LoriLizarraga.com  Follow the podcast on Instagram @Resilience_and_Resistance Art: Maite Nazario | http://www.maitenazario.com Podcast Production: https://www.theplug-agency.com See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Sep 23
56 min
Tasha L. Jones: Learn To Trust Yourself | Work Trauma Is Real
Tasha L. Jones is the President and Founder of LV Jones Consulting, LLC – a diversity marketing consulting firm proudly engaged in public-private partnerships, real estate developments and local communities in creating synergy between shareholder priorities and community stakeholder interests. She is the former Senior Director of Marketing + Community Relations for Brookfield Properties Development: Mixed-Use Division. She is also the former Director of Marketing for Forest City Realty Trust – cultivating productive relationships with thought leaders and influencing decision-making through assuming ownership over critical areas within the marketing strategies for community redevelopments ranging from multi-family to affordable housing, and market rate to luxury homes. Highly adept at building a strategic marketing operations structure to refresh a client’s brand to reflect diversity, equity, and inclusion; and nurturing long-standing community partnerships. If you are interested in Marisol Solarte-Erlacher supporting your business or organization by speaking or training on topics such as Work Trauma for BIPOC women, Racial Battle Fatigue, supporting mental health in traumatic times, and building resilience in employees and resilient leadership in BIPOC women.    Contact her directly at marisol@marisolerlacher.com if you want to learn more. Connect With Tasha Website: https://lvjonesconsulting.com Instagram: @lvjones74 and @lvjonesconsulting LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/tasha-jones/ and https://www.linkedin.com/company/lv-jones-consulting/ Follow the podcast on Instagram @Resilience_and_Resistance Art: Maite Nazario | http://www.maitenazario.com Podcast Production: https://www.theplug-agency.com See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Sep 16
56 min
Sonya Ulibarri: We Deserve Rest | Work Trauma is Real
Welcome to Work Trauma Is Real, a capsule podcast from Marisol Solarte-Erlacher and the Resilience and Resistance podcast. This project is focused on the trauma that successful BIPOC women have to experience in the workplace in hopes to facilitate a dialogue for change. Sonya Ulibarri is the President & CEO of Girls Inc. of Metro Denver (GIMD), an organization that inspires over 2,000 girls annually to be strong, smart, and bold. She is a seasoned executive and successful fundraiser with 20 years of experience in the nonprofit sector. Prior to joining GIMD in 2012, Sonya served as the Executive Director of YouthBiz and the Grassroots Institute for Fundraising Training.  An active leader in the community, Sonya is on the Girls Inc. National Board, serves as a Denver Public Library Commissioner, and is on the Board of Advisors for the Graduate School of Social Work at the University of Denver. She is a Bonfils Stanton Foundation Livingston Fellow, NYU Women of Color Policy Institute Lead the Way Fellow, Latino Leadership Institute Fellow, and Hispanas Organized for Political Equity (HOPE) Bi-National Fellow. Sonya is a Colorado native, CU Denver alumna, and mother of two who speaks frequently on issues that include: equity and inclusion, leadership development, fundraising and philanthropy, social enterprise, girls and women’s empowerment, and youth development. Thanks for listening! Follow the podcast on Instagram @Resilience_and_Resistance Learn more about Marisol & EMDR Therapy | Start Your Treatment Today via Teleheath Art: Maite Nazario | http://www.maitenazario.com Podcast Production: https://www.theplug-agency.com See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Sep 9
48 min
Work Trauma Is Real: The Intro
Welcome to Work Trauma Is Real, a capsule podcast from Marisol Solarte-Erlacher and the Resilience and Resistance podcast. This project is focused on the trauma that successful BIPOC women have to experience in the workplace in hopes to facilitate a dialogue for change. Thanks for listening! If you are interested in Marisol Solarte-Erlacher supporting your business or organization by speaking or training on topics such as Work Trauma for BIPOC women, Racial Battle Fatigue, supporting mental health in traumatic times, and building resilience in employees and resilient leadership in BIPOC women.  Contact her directly at marisol@marisolerlacher.com if you want to learn more Follow the podcast on Instagram @Resilience_and_Resistance Learn more about Marisol & EMDR Therapy | Start Your Treatment Today via Teleheath Art: Maite Nazario | http://www.maitenazario.com Podcast Production: https://www.theplug-agency.com See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Sep 2
8 min
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