Sole Source is brought to you by Red Shoes Inc. and brings you the stories you will only hear here. This podcast is hosted by Emmy award-winning former journalist, Raquel Lamal and it shares stories that are influencing our world today. A new episode of Sole Source drops each Monday going straight to the source of the information to give you the best insight and to show you what's being done about the issues facing our world and how you can help make a difference!
Coming out of quarantine and dealing with the stress of the past few months has taken a toll on all of us and one of the biggest battles besides trying not to get sick has been trying not to gain the dreaded COVID 15. Those pesky pounds that seem to...
EP09: Domestic Abuse Concerns & Safer at Home Orders
May 11 2020 • 19 min
In this episode of Sole Source we're talking with a spokesperson from a domestic abuse shelter about how state Safer at Home orders during the COVID-19 pandemic don't necessarily mean everyone is safer at home. We're also talking about procedures in...
EP08: Grief, Death and Supporting Others during Social Distancing
May 08 2020 • 21 min
What are the best ways to help someone who is grieving the death of a loved one? How can you grieve when you can't even hold a funeral? In this episode of Sole Source we're talking about grief, death and loss in the midst of a global pandemic.
EP07: Ginger Zee Part 2 Her Battle with Depression, Abuse and her Passion for Helping Others
Apr 30 2020 • 33 min
Episode 7 is our second installment of a two-part interview with Good Morning America's chief meteorologist, Ginger Zee. She shares her battle with depression, the abusive relationship she was in and why she checked herself into a mental health hospital...
EP06: Generational Changes and How They Shape Our World
Apr 23 2020 • 39 min
COVID-19 is shaping our current and future generations and that is going to have a huge impact on what our world looks like post-pandemic. In Episode 6 of Sole Source, we're talking with generations expert, Jessica Stollings-Holder, founder of...
EP05: Ginger Zee Part 1 Overcoming COVID-19 and Natural Disasters and What We Can Learn From Them
Apr 18 2020 • 17 min
In this episode ABC Good Morning America's chief meteorologist, Ginger Zee talks about having COVID-19 and how this global pandemic compares to the natural disasters she covers every day.(This interview was recorded on April 6, 2020).
EP04: Battling Addiction through Isolation in a Pandemic
Apr 10 2020 • 24 min
In this episode of Sole Source we're talking about battling addiction during a pandemic. Isolation can be hard for anyone but for those battling addiction right now things can be extra hard. We talked with addiction recovery coach, Jesse Heffernan to...
EP03: Reporter Burnout, Fake News and Giving Reporters Some Love
Apr 06 2020 • 27 min
In this episode Sole Source speaks with former NBC TODAY show correspondent and ABC News One anchor, Diana Alvear. We're talking about all things journalism, burnout in the media business, fake news, reporting during COVID-19 and overall just giving...
EP02: Business Owner Anxiety and Stress Coping Mechanisms
Mar 31 2020 • 33 min
This episode focuses on the anxiety and stress business owners are dealing with during COVID-19 and ways they can cope with those stressors. Sole Source speaks with Julie Fischer, founder and therapist at Full Circle Counseling Services LLC in Appleton,...
EP01: Homelessness and COVID-19
Mar 27 2020 • 26 min
This episode of Sole Source explores the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the homeless population, how shelters are dealing with the influx of people they're seeing and how the community can come together to help during this time of need.If you find...