Ep. 2 For the Lust of God – Olivia’s Story

This is the story of Olivia, Serena and Heather. Three women who were born into The Children of God Cult. This episode follows Olivia’s story. Producer: Dr. Darian Parker Dr. Darian Parker (doctordarianparker.com) Main Audio Contributors: Olivia MacDonell http://www.theactivationproject.com Music Credits:  Jim Hall – Hope Is Not Lost (freemusicarchive.org) Audiorezout – Anxiety (freemusicarchive.org) HoliznaCCO –Continue reading “Ep. 2 For the Lust of God – Olivia’s Story”

Ep. 6 Decoding Diet Culture (Season 2) – Paleo

According to this diet, you can get in touch with your inner cave-person and eat like they did in prehistoric times, specifically in the Paleolithic times (2.5 million to 10,000 years ago). We are for time travel, but is this to the extreme? Find out in this episode. Audio Credits: Dr. Erin Nitschke (Main Speaker)Continue reading “Ep. 6 Decoding Diet Culture (Season 2) – Paleo”

Arbiters of Bad Taste – God, Aliens and Something in Between

Simon and Darian discuss the topic of God, Aliens, Spirituality and everything in between. Arbiters of Bad Taste is a bi-weekly movie review segment with professional musician, Simon Milliman and fitness professional, Darian Parker. Basically Simon and Darian use movies as a cover to talk about deep and substantive real life issues. Intro Music byContinue reading “Arbiters of Bad Taste – God, Aliens and Something in Between”

487. Rangarajan Padmanabhan – Psychedelics, Patriarchal Culture in India and Creating a Space for Self-Empowerment

In this episode, Ranga discusses patriarchal Indian culture and its resistance to alternative ideas, how psychedelics changed his thought process and becoming awakened to yourself. Links: https://www.linkedin.com/in/pranga003 Intro music by Wordsmith: http://www.wordsmithmusic.com Time Stamps: 0:00:02 – Psychedelics, Patriarchal Culture, and Self-Empowerment 0:15:31 – The Search for Happiness in Relationships 0:30:19 – Confronting Fear and ChangeContinue reading “487. Rangarajan Padmanabhan – Psychedelics, Patriarchal Culture in India and Creating a Space for Self-Empowerment”

486. Maija Russell – Discovering The Power of Self-Love: Exploring Universal Trauma and Consciousness-Raising In The Age Of The Internet

In this episode, Maija and I discuss her You Are Beautiful journal, universal trauma and all the ways we see and present ourselves. Creator, uplifter, and world traveler, Maija specializes in bringing confidence to all who surround her. A student of self-improvement since age 10, Maija has compiled the most effective tricks she’s learned overContinue reading “486. Maija Russell – Discovering The Power of Self-Love: Exploring Universal Trauma and Consciousness-Raising In The Age Of The Internet”

485. Juliana Mulligan – Why Ibogaine Could Be the Most Powerful Treatment for Opioid Dependency

In this episode Juliana recounts her powerful first encounter with Ibogaine, how Ibogaine differs from traditional psychedelics and why America needs a reset when it comes to treating opioid dependency. Juliana Mulligan is a formerly opioid dependent person, formerly incarcerated, and has been a working member of the ibogaine treatment community for ten years. SheContinue reading “485. Juliana Mulligan – Why Ibogaine Could Be the Most Powerful Treatment for Opioid Dependency”

Ep. 5 Decoding Diet Culture (Season 2) – Volumetrics

It’s all about volume, not weight in this episode. The Volumetrics diet has a narrow focus on consuming nothing but nutrient-dense foods. Is this legit? Find out if this trend holds water. Audio Credits: Dr. Erin Nitschke (Main Speaker) email: erinmd03@gmail.com IG: @nitschkeerin Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/belivestaywell/ Dr. Darian Parker (Intro) LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/darianparker/ Producer: Dr. Darian ParkerContinue reading “Ep. 5 Decoding Diet Culture (Season 2) – Volumetrics”

Ep. 1 For the Lust of God – Origins

This is the story of Olivia, Serena and Heather. Three women who were born into The Children of God Cult. What is this cult and how did it begin? Listen as each lady describes the origins of the Children of God.  Producer: Dr. Darian Parker (doctordarianparker.com) Main Audio Contributors: Olivia MacDonell http://www.theactivationproject.com Serena Kelly http://www.serenakelley.comContinue reading “Ep. 1 For the Lust of God – Origins”

Ep. 2: Yoga Plus – Exploring the Power of Music in Your Yoga Practice and Consistency in Content

In this episode Suzie and Darian focus on Yoga and how music plays such an important role in crafting a great yoga practice. They also discuss consistency in creating content and shrugging off the naysayers online. Yoga Plus is a monthly show hosted by Yoga Influencer, Suzie Ray and Fitness Professional/Executive, Dr. Darian Parker. InContinue reading “Ep. 2: Yoga Plus – Exploring the Power of Music in Your Yoga Practice and Consistency in Content”

484. Erica Rascon – Examining The Lack of Black Yoga Instructors and How Yoga Went from a Lifestyle to a Business

In this episode I talked to Yoga Instructor, Erica Rascon. We traverse the very important topic of the lack of Yoga instructors who are people of color, the relationship between religion and Yoga and how Yoga became a business and why that is both a good and difficult thing. Erica Rascon is a 500-hour registeredContinue reading “484. Erica Rascon – Examining The Lack of Black Yoga Instructors and How Yoga Went from a Lifestyle to a Business”