Unconditioning: Discovering the Voice Within
Episode Nineteen. Amberlee Jaay: Authenticity– in Sex Work to Building Dreams and Transforming Lives

Episode Nineteen. Amberlee Jaay: Authenticity– in Sex Work to Building Dreams and Transforming Lives

May 12, 2021

Amberlee Jaay is a mother, NLP Practitioner, and coach helping people to leverage their social media through accessing their authentic voice. 

She also has a background in acting and through sex work met her husband, in an Australian sort of Pretty Woman story.

In this episode we discuss:

  • Amberlee’s newborn and motherhood during the pandemic
  • Being flexible and Amberlee’s acting background
  • Amberlee’s first experiences with the authentic voice
  • Amberlee’s early family life
  • Amberlee’s eating disorder
  • Pregnancy and loving your body
  • Vulnerability
  • Her history with sex work
  • Finding her husband through sex work
  • Amberlee’s work, helping people leverage social media with their authentic voice
  • How she’s raising her children with her wisdom and how they give her a voice
  • Amberlee’s message to the world
Episode Eighteen. Tessa Flannery: Acting in Voices, Theatre in Foreign Lands, and Honoring the Feminine Narrative

Episode Eighteen. Tessa Flannery: Acting in Voices, Theatre in Foreign Lands, and Honoring the Feminine Narrative

April 22, 2021

Tessa Flannery is an actress, playwright, and voice over artist based in Brooklyn, New York. She has developed and performed in several one woman shows, including Life in Plastic, and Tentacles which have both received numerous awards. You can also hear Tessa’s prolific voice for numerous brands in commercials and other works.

 

  • The question of art, creating from wounds
  • Tessa’s childhood in Pittsburgh discovering her voice
  • Religious influences
  • Introduction to writing and performing
  • Going to Scotland for College to study theatre and archaeology
  • Theatre in Scotland vs Theatre in the US
  • Theatre and Academia
  • Speaking in Glasgow and Accents
  • Transitioning back to the US from the UK
  • The Great Recession Crash for artists
  • Finding a community in NY
  • Tessa’s success with her original works
  • The feminine narrative
  • Tessa’s message(s) to the world

 

 

www.tessaflannery.com

www.instagram.com/tessaflannery

https://girltalespodcast.com/

Episode Seventeen. Traci Ferguson: The Truest Self-Love, Finding Light within the Dark, and Gratitude for All Seasons

Episode Seventeen. Traci Ferguson: The Truest Self-Love, Finding Light within the Dark, and Gratitude for All Seasons

April 7, 2021

Traci Ferguson is a self love and relationship coach, a musician, and a mama, who time and again has proven her resilience in the obstacles that life has thrown her way. She also happens to be one of my dearest friends.

In this episode we talk discuss: 

  • Traci’s discovery of her inner voice
  • Growing up in a tiny town and ending up opening for Kenny Chesney
  • Choosing between a music career and “normalcy”
  • Getting married, and then getting divorced
  • How that lead to Traci finding self-love and transforming herself and her approach to relationship
  • Finding the path as a relationship coach
  • Traci rekindling and renewing her relationship with her ex-husband with her new found wisdom
  • How their parenting has transformed with their own growth
  • How the trials of her life helped her to prepare for the death of her brother.
  • Traci’s message to the world

 

www.instagram.com/traciferguson_coaching

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfNPuGFQMmDYGVmjUpDHaOg

Episode Sixteen. Donny Donovan: Transgender Top Surgery, Spirituality in Transformation, Music, & Divine Nature

Episode Sixteen. Donny Donovan: Transgender Top Surgery, Spirituality in Transformation, Music, & Divine Nature

March 31, 2021

Donny Donovan is a musician, songwriter, and personal trainer, based in Pittsburgh. Donny is transgender and recently had top surgery. In this episode we discuss:

-Pittsburgh and opening a business during the pandemic

-Actively Listening to music rather than playing out

-Donny’s discovery of the inner voice through song writing

-Going from dating girls to trans

-Physical activity and the body as a mean to spirituality

-Donny’s decision process to get top surgery

-Energetic shift after surgery

-Understanding The Divine Feminine / Divine Masculine Essence

-Opening a Sober Bar Experience in Pittsburgh

-Playing live shows again after transitioning

-Donny’s message to the world 

 

 

www.instagram.com/freewillpgh

www.instagram.com/dinosoulmusic

www.instagram.com/hearkenmusic

www.instagram.com/donnydinodonovan

Episode Fifteen. Dr. Dan McCarty: Scientology, Chiropractically, Empathy, and Kentucky

Episode Fifteen. Dr. Dan McCarty: Scientology, Chiropractically, Empathy, and Kentucky

March 17, 2021

Dr. Dan McCarty is a Chiropractor, currently based in Kentucky, where he also works as an auditor for Scientology. 

In this episode we discuss: 

  • Pandemic ponderings
  • When Dr. Dan discovered his inner voice
  • His path to chiropractic from political science
  • Discovering passion for Chiropractic    
  • Boundaries and the desire for power
  • Growing up with Alcoholic parents
  • Connection with patients, empathy in doctors and putting up walls
  • Dr. Dan’s Family Religious Background
  • His Introduction to Scientology
  • The process of a Life Repair Session
  • Facing your dragons and Self Judgment
  • How Scientology has assisted Dr. Dan in staying true to his inner voice
  • The controversy surrounding Scientology
  • Practicing Scientology in a Bible Belt
  • Past Life Memories
  • Comparison to Eastern Philosophies, meditation, and mind training
  • What the future holds for Dr. Dan
  • Dr. Dan’s message to the world
Episode Fourteen. The Sister Show Potty Cast: Hair Styling, Hidden Imaginary Worlds, and Living with ADHD

Episode Fourteen. The Sister Show Potty Cast: Hair Styling, Hidden Imaginary Worlds, and Living with ADHD

March 10, 2021

The Potty Cast! Jada Mills is a make up artist and hairstylist, mother, and also my sister. Jada did my hair in the bathroom at my parents house while I was home visiting, reminiscent of our times in childhood and we talked about how she’s stayed true to herself and navigated life with ADHD. Don't worry: No active pottying was done during this recording. 

In this episode we discuss:

  • Our pondering thoughts about mirrors
  • Jada’s imaginary play world
  • Jada’s first memories
  • When she discovered that she had trouble focusing on everything like her peers
  • Being a part of the gifted program
  • Understanding strengths and weaknesses
  • Our experience at the Rage Room
  • Why she feels ADHD is over-diagnosed today
  • How she’s adapted as an adult with ADHD and found ways to work with her creative brain
  • Advice for those struggling with ADHD or have children who are.
  • Jada’s message to the world

 

www.instagram.com/jmills923

Episode Thirteen. Going Solo, Creativity, and Authentic Connection

Episode Thirteen. Going Solo, Creativity, and Authentic Connection

March 3, 2021

A solo episode reflecting on the guests that have joined me on the show so far, as well as life updates, and my definitions of creativity and how that connects us to our authenticity. 

If you feel that you have a life story that you'd like to share on the show that resonates with following your inner voice, please send me a message here: 

 

unconditioningpodcast@gmail.com 

www.instagram.com/unconditioningpodcast

Episode Twelve. Little Luna: From Acting to Music, Re-discovering the Inner Child, Permission to Shift & Balancing the Sun and the Moon

Episode Twelve. Little Luna: From Acting to Music, Re-discovering the Inner Child, Permission to Shift & Balancing the Sun and the Moon

February 24, 2021

Little Luna, also known as Rachael Kathryn Bell is a singer and songwriter who has made her way into the music scene and has captivated audiences and her loyal fanbase through her honest transformative lyrics and the visual poetry of her music videos. She began performing professionally as an actress at 13, appearing in commercials, TV shows and films, including her Guest Starring appearance as Addison on Suite Life on Deck on the Disney Channel.

 

In this episode we discuss:

 

-Little Luna’s experience releasing music into the world during a pandemic

-Little Little Luna’s discovery of her love of performing

-Going from her school play in the 6th grade to Hollywood

-Her experience splitting time being on set, to maintaining her high school career

-Dealing with the repetitive rejection of auditioning at a young age

-The moment that gave her permission to allow music as an option, and Shift n Go

-Her experience of allowing herself to change

-How Yoga has helped her to access her authentic self

-How she’s committed to aligning all aspects of herself within her music and content

-What’s to come for Little Luna

-Her message to the world

 

www.instagram.com/littleluna

 

www.littlelunamusic.com

Episode Eleven. Kajad Alobeyo: Music Connection, Ancestral Influence, and Free Flow Spiritual Surrender

Episode Eleven. Kajad Alobeyo: Music Connection, Ancestral Influence, and Free Flow Spiritual Surrender

February 17, 2021

Kajad Alobeyo is an international performer, songwriter and recording artist. He was born in Congo and came to the US when he was 9. He grew up in Philly which influenced his roots in hip-hop where he gained success locally which then grew into an audience supporting a tour all over the world including Tokyo, Amsterdam and Germany. Kajad has a gift of spinning and connecting deeply with the words and music that he creates and shares. In 2018, he released an album called Zaire, which is a tribute to his musical journey from Africa to the US. In 2020, he appeared on the single Killa Man that was in response to the protests and Black Lives Matter movement. He's currently working on and recording new music to be released soon.

 

In this episode we discuss: 

 

-Kajad being born in Congo coming to America

-How he learned English through Hip Hop and Rap

-Inner Voice into Outer Words

-Free Flow

-Kajad’s foundational music career in Philly

-Music affecting people

-The live show that changed Kajad’s trajectory

-Traveling the world on a music tour

-Tapping into a flow, connection to ancestors

-How he’s raising a daughter to be authentic in the current climate of the world

-Kajad’s message to the world

-Kajad’s musical influences

-Kajad’s music video and connection to James Brown

 

https://open.spotify.com/artist/5lkvgTYIcT4WWHJ6PDYZJR?si=AXY1SZPCTISjMpuPBtzgUw

www.hellokajad.com 

Episode Ten. Dr. Elizabeth Langer: Acupuncture, Combining East and West, and Universal Energy

Episode Ten. Dr. Elizabeth Langer: Acupuncture, Combining East and West, and Universal Energy

February 10, 2021

Dr. Elizabeth Langer is an Acupuncturist and Chiropractor.  While she was studying for her Doctor of Chiropractic at New York Chiropractic College in Seneca Falls, NY, she was simultaneously completing her Master of Science in Acupuncture at the Fingerlakes School of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. Because of this intense integration, Dr. Langer is able to combine the most effective elements of both western and Eastern medicine. She currently practices in Saxonburg, Pennsylvania, where I met her. 

 

In this episode we discuss:

 

  • Saxonburg comparisons to Stars Hollow in Gilmore Girls
  • Dr. Langer’s own voice
  • How she discovered her passion for TCM
  • Elevator pitch for TCM
  • Her first experience with Acupuncture
  • My Reiki Experience
  • Transforming perspectives through Acupuncture
  • How Acupuncture works
  • Food and body constitution
  • Fake meat vs. real meat
  • Energy transfer from food
  • Compassion when people aren’t ready
  • Universal energy
  • Practicing TCM in a conservative area
  • Dr. Langer's advice to the world

https://youtube.com/channel/UC21TcyUUVYELuXdJzFeU7EA

 

https://saxonburgacupunctureandchiro.com/page/about/

 

 

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