DUE TO THE CURRENT COVID-19 SITUATION, IN PERSON SESSIONS ARE CURRENTLY PAUSED. TELEPHONE AND ONLINE THERAPY SESSIONS NOW AVAILABLE.

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Due to the current covid-19 situation, in-person sessions are currently paused. Telephone and online therapy sessions now available.
Episode41_Laimina
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Episode 41: A Personal Struggle + A Single Decision, led her to Success in the Making

Guest: Laimina Methuselha Laimina’s story goes well beyond her journey through taking leaps of faith and entering career success, she took the time to take us down memory lane and share what it was like to find a way to support her young son’s inability to hear from a very tender developmental age. She detailed […]
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Salima and Ifeoma Dare to Share Your Untold Story
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Episode 40: The Stay-At-Home-Mom Identity Loss, Now Recovered

Guest: Ifeoma Ngwudike Ifeoma describes what it was like for her to transition from a highly successful and driven young professional and pausing her career for a decade to raise her four children. She expressed what it was like for her to watch her former classmates progress in their careers and finding herself constantly questioning […]
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Salima and Zak Dare to Share Your Untold Story
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Episode 39: A Depression + the Trenches followed by Infinite Inspiration

Guest: Zak Lioutas Zak dives right in to talk about how her life had been impacted by depression and how some of it was rooted in fear of how she would be judged or interpreted by others, which resulted in the fear of showing up authentically and being seen. She unveils that the depression brought […]
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Episode38_Felicia
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Episode 38: Introduced to the Foster Care System + the Quest for Questions Began

Guest: Felicia Carty Felicia openly shares that her upbringing began with a mother who suffered with undiagnosed schizophrenia, and when she was the tender age of 6, one day at school, she met her two older brothers at the school office where they were then taken and placed in foster care. She remained in the […]
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Salima and Marnie on Dare to Share Your Untold Story Podcast
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Episode 37: Living in the Present in Full Vulnerability When 9/11 Turned it all Upside Down

Guest: Marnie Sigmar Marnie’s story is all about bringing her son, Joe, into the world as the dust was settling in New York from the 9/11 attacks which became a transformative experience for her. Her story circles around her experience of getting pregnant and having a scheduled delivery on that same day, while residing in […]
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Salima and Dr. Naira on Dare to Share Your Untold Story Podcast
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Episode 36: Dreams Do Come True When You Breakthrough ‘Your’ Shackles

Guest: Dr. Naira Velumyan Dr. Naira takes the time to convey what it was like to be a child of divorce from the age of three being brought up in Moscow, Russia. Expressing that her mother was busy with her personal life and her father oblivious to her needs, Dr. Naira felt alone from this […]
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Salima and Karima on Dare to Share Your Untold Story Podcast
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Episode 35: Traumatically Segregated on Multiple Levels Due to Her Divergent Personality

Guest: Karima Jaffer Karima voices what it has been like to be caught in a system she believes has failed her by giving her a false mental health diagnosis leading to a life altering narrative, combined with the difficulties that come along with her identity as an ethnically mixed Muslim woman of colour. She shares […]
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Salima and Christine on Dare to Share Your Untold Story Podcast
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Episode 34: The Devastation + Stigma of a Parent’s Divorce and the Unknown Mental Health Crisis

Guest: Christine Yerrill Christine openly shares how she has struggled with depression since her teen years, undiagnosed, with some re-occurrences post-partum. She explains that her parents’ marriage had fallen apart and the narrative that was created in her mind was that her family had fallen apart. The breakdown of the family unit was a major […]
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Salima and Maria on Dare to Share Your Untold Story Podcast
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Episode 33: Disruption + Chaos Endured, and Now She Soars Above It All

Guest: Maria Morvai At around eight years of age, she identifies as the last generation born in Estonia, Maria was raised in the Soviet Union, taught the Russian language, and brought up amidst chaos where the country was re-starting from the ground up, in addition to being abandoned by her father. At the age of […]
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Salima and Cindy on Dare to Share Your Untold Story Podcast
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Episode 32: A Marriage + Divorce, Both Behind Closed Doors

Guest: Cindy Stibbard Cindy conveys that no one really understands what a marriage is going through behind closed doors and what it is like to be married to a ‘covert narcissist’. She shares that this is a difficult personality to identify and has a grave impact on a person’s sense of worth and mental well-being. […]
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