[E132] War and Resilience: How Ukrainians are Teaching the World Pt 3

Episode 132 March 14, 2023 00:33:34
[E132] War and Resilience: How Ukrainians are Teaching the World Pt 3
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[E132] War and Resilience: How Ukrainians are Teaching the World Pt 3

Mar 14 2023 | 00:33:34

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Show Notes

As the War in Ukraine passes the one year anniversary of its' bloody start, we sat down with 3 very special individuals who have been on the front lines of caring for the Ukrainian people.

Part 3 of our series features our friend Raya Shelashska. Raya is a Ukrainian, a PhD Student at the Karyn Purvis Institute of Child Development (KPICD) and a mom working to begin bringing hope and healing to her country's people. She talks with us about life in Ukraine, what family and friends are facing in major cities like Kiev as well as small villages being targeted by Russian shells daily. Raya also shares her vision for helping bring therapeutic, trauma-informed care to families and individuals in post-war Ukraine and her thoughts on why Ukrainians are SO inherently resilient.

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