Airs Thursday, February 26 at 6 p.m. Myriad issues affect the homeless including how to find shelter, food, medical care or a new start. They can even face criminal charges for some common homeless activities such as panhandling in public. Thursday, February 26 at 6 p.m., Red River Radio’s Mental Health Edition of Health Matters will address homelessness. Hosts Dr. Mark Vigen and Shelley Visconte will be joined by Simone Hennessee, Executive Director of Providence House; and Rev. Henry Martin, Executive Director of the Shreveport-Bossier Rescue Mission. Your calls will be taken during the show at 1-800-552-8502, or email them in advance to Health Matters producer Ranae Moran at email@example.com.
Airs Thursday, January 29 at 6 p.m. This week on Health Matters hosts Dr. Mark Vigen and licensed counselor Shelley Visconte will talk about body image and how we see ourselves. Their guests will be Dr. Simeon Wall, Sr. and Dr. Holly Casey Wall from The Wall Center. Your questions will be taken at 1-800-552-8502 during the show.
Airs Thursday, November 20 at 6 p.m. Join Red River Radio this Thursday for our Mental Health Edition of Health Matters and a program on “Dating as an Adult.” Psychologist Dr. Mark Vigen will host with co-host Shelley Visconte, licensed counselor, and our Guest will be Centenary Associate Professor of Psychology Amy Hammond. Call in with your questions during the show at 800-552-8502.
Aired Thursday, October 23, at 6 p.m. Domestic violence by an intimate partner affects approximately 10 million people a year, according to the CDC, and costs for medical and mental health care due to domestic violence are in the billions each year. On this month's Mental Health Edition of Health Matters on Red River Radio, co-hosts Mark Vigen and Shelley Visconte were joined by Patrina Jenkins, domestic violence advocate with Project Celebration, and Sergeant Lindsay Bonner of the Shreveport Police Domestic Violence Unit. They discussed signs of abuse and options for help and took your calls at 800-552-8502.
Aired Thursday, August 21 at 6 p.m. What is creativity and how can creativity affect mental health? We addressed these questions and more on this Health Matters with Psychiatrist and multi-media artist Dr. Pat Sewell, and Joe Bluhm , an award-winning illustrator, designer and caricaturist from Moonbot as our guests. Dr. Mark Vigen and Shelley Visconte hosted and took your calls and questions during the show at 1-800-552-8502.