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Our award-winning, interview-style podcast features a special guest along with our hosts, Jennifer Teague Ritter (Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations) and Josh Moore (Communications and Public Relations Coordinator). Join us as we talk with our guests about their experiences with mental health stigma.

The Impact Stigma Podcast is available on: iTunes Podcast app, Spotify, Amazon Music or listen right here on the Frontier Health Foundation website.

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Athletes, Injuries and the Elephant in the Room

Athletes, Injuries and the Elephant in the Room

Are you a parent, coach or physician of a student athlete? Dr. Emily Campbell, physician with Holston Medical Group, shares about the importance of including mental health in every aspect of physical health practice. Her refreshing perspective on the effects of physical injury on the mental health of student and professional athletes is one that should be shared with every parent, coach and physician. She is Board Certified in Family and Lifestyle Medicine and fellowship trained in Sports Medicine. Dr. Campbell is also the lead sports medicine physician at King University and Virginia High Schools. She serves on the Holston Medical Group Board of Directors and has also served on the Board of Directors for Girls on the Run Northeast Tennessee. Dr. Campbell has received the Tri-Cities Business Journal 40 Under 40 award and her primary work is serving patients in both Primary Care, Non-Surgical Orthopedics, and Sports Medicine. Thank you to Food City for sponsoring this episode of Impact Stigma.

May is Foster Care Awareness Month

May is Foster Care Awareness Month

Join us for Season 3, Episode 3 of Impact Stigma as we host Brandy Milhorn, Master Scheduler with Bell Helicopter. May is Foster Care Awareness Month so tune in as she shares her personal journey as a foster parent with all of our listeners. Her story is as informative as it is inspirational. You don’t want to miss this moving episode and be sure to subscribe for more! Thank you to our sponsor, Food City!

Meet Them Where They Are!

Meet Them Where They Are!

Season 3 of Impact Stigma is all about sharing stories with familiar names and faces from our local community leaders! We are connecting with community leaders from NETN and SWVA with laughter and stories while we shed light on mental health stigma. For Episode 2, our special guest grew up in rural South West Virginia and graduated with degrees in business management and mass communications from Emory & Henry College. She has more than 21 years of experience working with nonprofit organizations and served on several boards and committees in the community, including United Way Bristol and Kingsport, and was named a 40-under-40 honoree. In addition, the Grundy, Virginia, native served as Marketing Director for William King Museum and the Program Director for Keep Bristol Beautiful at the Bristol Chamber. Before becoming the new CEO of the Boys & Girls Club of the Mountain Empire, she served as regional director of Big Brothers Big Sisters of East Tennessee. We are honored to host Kathy Lowdermilk on Episode 2 of Impact Stigma.

The Small Things Come First

The Small Things Come First

Our new season of Impact Stigma brings new voices to our listeners! We have invited community leaders from all over Southwest Virginia and Northeast Tennessee to share their stories for Season 3 of our Impact Stigma podcast! Our first special guest keeps us laughing the whole time while he shares his love for Tillamook Strawberry Ice Cream, yoga and his personal journey to sobriety after years of addiction. Join us for this real conversation about stepping out of the past and discovering a true passion for helping others see that recovery is possible.

That’s A Wrap!

That’s A Wrap!

This past year was one for the books and we are so grateful for the support of our fans, our guests and our sponsors. Join Jennifer and Josh as they say goodbye to Season 2 with a few laughs, grateful hearts and some great news about the upcoming Season 3 of our award-winning podcast, Impact Stigma!

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