Butterfly Dreams Talk Radio
Featured Broadcasting Program
Male Abuse Awareness Week
Presented & Provided by
Founder; Pluna Foundation
Special Radio Interviews
Nov 25th – Dec 7th
Official Press Release by P Luna Foundation
Nov. 25th, Monday – Philip Paris; Author ‘Men Cry Alone’
Barbara Ochoa & Stephen Spires
Nov. 27th, Wednesday – Dave Pittman, Fndr – Together We Heal
Blair Corbett, Fndr – Ark of Hope for Children
Dec 2nd, Monday –Molly Wolfe, Research on Male Abuse
Lori Barnes, Representative Pluna Foundation
Dec 3, Tuesday – Ms. Jennifer Irons, C.E.O. MEStudios/Writer/Producer
‘Shame’ Short Film, Domestic Violence Male Victims w/ Cast
Barbara Ochoa, Fndr. PLuna Foundation / help4guys.org
Dec 4th, Wednesday – Michael Skinner, Fndr Surviving Spirit & Musician
Harmini, Christian Rap Artist/Actor/Model
Barbara Ochoa, Fndr: Pluna Foundation/Help4Guys.org & Musician
Dec 5th Thursday – Mr. Bill Murray; Advocate/Speaker/Survivor
S.C.A.N. Blog Talk Radio Programming
Fndr. National Assoc. Survivors of Child Abuse
Dec 6th, Friday – Martha Flores, Research & Studies
John Miller, Survivor & PlunaFoundation Rep.
Butterfly Dreams Talk Radio broadcasting time zones:
9pm eastern, 8 pm central, 7pm mountain, 6pm pacific
Join us for this very special event in tribute to all males harmed by
the ugly & painful acts of abuse, violence and/or trafficking!!!
Let’s Hear It For The Boys!!
©Butterfly Dreams Abuse Recovery Nov.2012
Patricia ‘Trish’ McKnight
Fndr/C.E.O. Butterfly Dreams Abuse Recovery
Butterfly Dreams Talk Radio
Author: ‘My Justice’
Butterfly Dreams Talk Radio
THE OFFICIAL RADIO BROADCAST
MALE ABUSE AWARENESS WEEK
MALE ABUSE AWARENESS WEEK 2013!!
It was a little over a year ago when I had the absolute pleasure to interview Petra Luna; Founder of PLunaFoundation. I was so overtaken by her direct and very firm views about child abuse, especially giving a voice to the MALE SURVIVORS!! She has made it her mission through her music, writing, developing the foundation, and most of all holding a concert/event venue welcoming all MEN who have been harmed in Child Abuse.
“Male Abuse Awareness Week is an awareness campaign held every year from Dec 1st through 8th and the website is the extension of that program. It is a program dedicated to the special needs of young boys and men who have been abused, in an attempt to stop these young males from growing up to abuse others and repeat the cycle of abuse.” PLuna Foundation
VISIT – Plunafoundation.com or Help4Guys.org – Be sure to GET INVOLVED; help the boys & men around you be aware that it is SAFE for them to speak up and be heard. Check out the websites so you can stay up to date with the information for the event this year. You can also review information from previous years, and read how many young men are breaking down the societal stigma of the silent, enduring man of yesterday. These incredible voices have joined in the hearts of many others; finally they are feeling enough support, friendship, respect, understanding and most of all SAFETY to express their hidden fears.
Join us this year as we celebrate the FREEDOM for the MALE VOICES OF ABUSE. Butterfly Dreams Talk Radio will be honoring the voices of MALE SURVIVORS for the ENTIRE MONTH of December in a special celebration with the PLuna Foundation’s Male Abuse Awareness Week!!
Share the experience with your friends, family, social networks & communities. Butterfly Dreams Talk Radio; Not just another abuse radio program!!
The P.Luna Foundation fights child abuse by creating innovative programs to educate, aid law enforcement, an…d build awareness about the growing epidemic of child abuse and exploitation.
We aspire to end the anonymity of child sexual predators and to prevent future abuse through intellect, logic and virtue.
What do we do?
Child Abuse EDUCATION, AWARENESS AND PREVENTION
Catch the world Petra Luna!!
©Butterfly Dreams Abuse Recovery
Patricia ‘Trish’ McKnight & Michal Madison
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Butterfly Dreams Abuse Recovery
Talk Radio Programming
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Our programming is a magnificent team of survivors & experts, but each host represents their own specific show and will share with you their upcoming ideas, guests, and programs!! This schedule is for the Monday & Wednesday programs with Trish McKnight and Michal Madison. Be sure to tune in and listen as all of our hosts, including the wonderful Annie O’Sullivan & Kelly Behr, present their special programs for your listening. We do hope you will gather some food for thought as we discuss the very heinous acts of abuse and violence within our homes.
Each independent host will share their upcoming guests & programs!!
**We still would like to talk to some new hosts. We’ve got some open programming days and if you believe this is something you are interested in joining, please let us know. If you have a special focus on these issues and would like to share your talents in your own broadcasted program, please contact Trish McKnight by emailing:
email@example.com Please title as SHOW HOST in subject line!!
February Guest Schedule!!!!
Feb 04; Monday – ‘Generation No More’ w/ Trish McKnight & Guest
Ms. Janice Meadows – Hedrick: Very excited to have Janice join in as we continue looking at the studied stats for 2011 reported to the Children’s Bureau. We’ll kick off by talking about the stats in her area of West Virginia, along with some special information she’d like to share about her state and their efforts to prosecute the predators and parents who attack the children. We’ll also be chatting about the Teen Dating Violence awareness month!!! What can you do as a parent to see the warning signs and help your kids understand what they mean? Very proud to share Janice is our very first Premier Supporter for our radio programming. We truly appreciate her ongoing work and devotion to this cause!!
Feb 06; Wednesday – ‘Survivors World’ w/ Trish & Michal
Natasha Hagan: Natasha is an avid fighter and promoter for RAINN.org (Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network). Miss Hagan is going to share her journey from victim to thriver as she is now one of the leading voices of this organization and manager of Team Strick. She’s traveled to Washington D.C., she’s met with some amazing stars and now she comes to share her ongoing journey as she speaks to break down the walls of silence about these vicious crimes.
Feb 11; Monday – ‘Generation No More’ w/ Trish & Guest
Nell Cole: Advocate/Radio Producer & Host of Firetalk Productions blog talk radio program, Ms. Nell Cole will join in on a educational and awareness discussion about the crimes of abuse & violence throughout centuries. Nell is an advocate for all injustice; not only speaking with those who have been harmed within our country, but she also discusses many various topics throughout history, such as: Sexual Healing, Orphans & Abuse, Historic topics of varying degrees. You’ll find her a wonderful, compassionate and highly intellectual person who sees these crimes and speaks the truth, breaking down the walls of secrets!!
Feb 13; Wednesday – ‘Survivors World’ w/ Trish & Michal
This night will be a call in night for our listeners to share your views on the topics of discussion. This broadcast will focus ‘Coping Strategies of the Trauma Survivor’. Michal did some research and found a few amazing articles about how survivors will use the coping they learned during the trauma of abuse throughout many of the difficult challenges in their adult life. Cannot wait to discuss and share with all of you on this topic!!! Please be sure to join us as we open up all the phones and our chatroom for your input.
Feb 18; Monday – ‘Generation No More’ w/ Trish & Guest
Denise Rotheimer: This is sure to me one powerful discussion. Mom, turned advocate, Founder of ‘Mothers on a Mission to Stop Violence’; Ms. Rotheimer is taking the battle of victims rights in the state of Illinois all the way to the U. S. Supreme Court. You’ll hear how her daughter was a child victim and how ‘Jasmine’s Law’ HB5187 also know as the Survivor Rights Act is the mission of this mom as she gains appellate justice for all victims and witnesses of violent crimes. Please listen in as this is sure to be one for the records as we discuss the foundation and her own personal battle in that very sensitive and often violated issue of Victims Rights vs. Rights of the Accused. Denise Rotheimer is also host of the cable television show, ‘Enforce Justice’.
Feb 20; Wednesday – ‘Survivors World’ w/ Trish & Michal
Janice Hedrick: Back on the show with us, this time Janice will be talking about her history of growing up in a drunken, raged filled home. Escaping and running into the hope of a new life, unfortunately to be attacked, raped and walking the path of the lost for almost 2 years. Janice is going to share with us the many secrets she has never spoken of before and we’ll discuss the impact of the sexual attack and how our mental health is impacted by the trauma. This is one for all rape survivors, you know the dark path of fear and loss that is felt. Please join in to support this courageous supporter/advocate to end the violence within our homes and the crimes of sexual attacks.
Petra Luna: Singer/Musician/Artist/Advocate/Founder of Plunafoundation, the awesome and strong spoken spirit of Petra Luna comes to our phones. This amazing advocate is creator of MALE ABUSE AWARENESS WEEK!!! An event held December 1st – 8th in San Francisco, California, is dedicated strictly to MALE ABUSE AWARENESS!! Petra gives an exciting concert event and a week full of activities all directed to give our guys their macho male spirit and honoring what they have endured. Our male victims are becoming more recognized with the great efforts of Petra and her foundation to help guys understand, speak out and cope with the many difficult battles of being a survivor of rape and child abuse. You can join in the new Facebook Supporter Group by clicking on this link………. https://www.facebook.com/home.php?sk=group_188508034535018#!/groups/188508034535018/
Feb 27; Wednesday – ‘Survivors World’ w/ Trish & Michal
Michal and I will open up our phone lines again and open up the topic of discussion as we take your shares about your journey of being a survivor. This show will focus on the issues of Domestic/Relationship Violence. There are many controlling factors when you speak of this type of violence. It can expand from the very least of keeping track of your actions, isolation, degradation, financial control, to the very brutal physical attacks which can often be almost deadly or life crippling. Join in as Michal and I take your calls and your stories about the survivors of these types of violence in our dating relationships and more common, those that happen within our homes by those who promise to be our partners, love us, respect us; in the end to torture and control us. We will close out our February month with a full discussion on the Relationship/Dating Violence our teens also deal with and how we can become aware to help them escape before the worst possible action happens.
Remember you were not brought into this world to have your spirit destroyed by the evil of those around you. There is life after abuse and you too can find your path to freedom!!
You deserve a safe place to sleep
You deserve respect
You deserve kindness & support
You deserve as much love as you freely give to others
You deserve roses in your garden of life!!
Thank you for supporting, sharing, and listening in on our programs. It’s sure to be a fantastic month with a lot of debate. Hope you will recommend the shows to your friends and family as we all step up to break down the wall of silence about these vicious crimes.
© Patricia A. McKnight
Founder/CEO: Butterfly Dreams Abuse Recovery & Blog Talk Radio Programming
Author; ‘My Justice’
Advocate/Author/Speaker/Writer/Talk Radio Prod & Host/Survivor
Please email to: firstname.lastname@example.org