How Can Law Enforcement and Advocacy Work Together?

How Can Law Enforcement and Advocacy Work Together?

For today’s podcast we invited Detective Carter Staaf, a friend of Fierce Freedom and this past year’s recipient of the Dave Malone for Service and Excellence award. He is joined by returning guest Amanda Casey, Survivor Advocate for Fierce Freedom. The...
Trafficking in Strip Clubs: An Owners Perspective

Trafficking in Strip Clubs: An Owners Perspective

Trafficking in strip clubs is an all too common tale, and occurs when traffickers use force, fraud, or coercion to force them to engage in commercial sex acts. To share an insider’s perspective we invited two owners of a gentlemen’s club to share how they...
What Does a Peer Specialist Do?

What Does a Peer Specialist Do?

What is the difference between seeing a peer specialist and a therapist? To chat more about this we invited Rene Sommer, Licensed Peer Specialist and Founder of At the Roots LLC. Rene shares about how her personal experience with counseling led her to become a peer...
Two Perspectives of Sex Work, Feat. Jess Teresi

Two Perspectives of Sex Work, Feat. Jess Teresi

Is sex work work? Should it be legalized? And would its legalization lead to more STD prevention? Regardless of where you stand on this issue, it is important to hear from multiple perspectives, which is why we invited Jess Teresi, survivor of childhood sexual abuse...