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Welcome! This is the space where we study the issues, so we can be a voice and make a difference on issues around human trafficking. Please feel free to roam through our website to find podcasts and resources that will point you along the path to understand why human trafficking happens, how to identify the victims and perpetrators, and learn what we can do to prevent it.

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This is the space where we study the issues, so we can be a voice and make a difference on issues that marginalize women, children, and families. Many people are horrified to see abuse and human trafficking and often want jump right in to do something, we'll teach you the best way to do it. 

163: #SilenceisNotSpiritual: Breaking the Silence on Violence Against Women and Girls

Dr. Sandra Morgan and Dave Stachowiak discuss the power of the #SilenceisNotSpiritual movement and the best ways to implement changes in our own communities. Key Points #SilenceisNotSpiritual is different than most movement hashtags because it requires people to sign a commitment that they will stand with women and for women. 75% of harassment victims experience…

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162: Jenny McGee Explains the Starfish Business Model for Serving Survivors

Jenny McGee from Starfish Projects shares about why it’s so important to build sustainable businesses and teach women high-level job skills. She explains how Starfish Projects exists to help women experience freedom, establish independence, and develop careers. Key Points Sometimes it can take years to get a person to join the program. Many of the…

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161: Orphan Care in Tanzania with Brandon Stiver

Dr. Sandra Morgan and Dave Stachowiak talk to Brandon Stiver about how having his own family totally changed his perspective toward caring for orphan children and why family-based care is so much better than orphanage-based care. Key Points Tanzania’s official policy is actually family-first, but that doesn’t always play out in reality. The vast majority…

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160: The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime: An Interview with Pangiotis Papdimitriou

Dr. Sandra Morgan and Dave Stachowiak talk to Pangiotis Papdimitriou to discuss the important work he is doing at UNODC. They discuss the legal database and research he is conducting. They also talk about the difference between human trafficking and migrant smuggling and why it is so critical to understand the distinction. Key Points Much…

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159: What is a medical home?

Dr. Sandra Morgan and Dave Stachowiak talk to Dr. Ron Chambers about the importance of teaching physicians proper patient care systems for trafficking victims in order to build better medical homes. Key Points Few medical students receive human trafficking training. We need to meet the need of the patient population not just in the first…

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158: Health and Human Services: TAG – Think Act Grow

Dr. Sandra Morgan and Dave Stachowiak talk about TAG, which stands for “Think, Act, Grow.” TAG is a “multi-sector approach that challenges organizations and professionals to improve adolescent health through a strengths-based, positive youth development approach that emphasizes youth engagement.” Key Points The TAG initiative acknowledges the limitations of the adolescent brain but it also…

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