The MYD Show – Love and Knowledge with Patrick Sam

Social Transformation is what was discussed in this week’s episode of the MYD Show with the help of Patrick Sam. Chairperson of the National Arts Council of Namibia, a Broadcast Journalist, Poet, and Writer, Patrick is also a Social Activist who holds a Masters Degree in International Education Systems. Here Patrick shares his story and his inspiration. Using poetry and creativity …

The MYD Show – Celebrating Courage with Zenzi Awases

Zenzi Awases is a powerful Namibian woman, who pursued a career in the mostly male dominated, mining sector. Zenzi is a Geologist, and is also today the president of the newly launched Women in Mining Association which aims to forge equal opportunities for women in the mining industry. “I remember when I arrived at the conference, I was probably one …

The MYD Show – Celebrating Courage with Sascha Olivier Sampson

Namibian born Sascha Olivier Sampson, is a Belly Dancer and owner of the Moon Goddess Dance Studio. Sascha is also a Lecturer in Performing Arts at the University of Namibia and the founder of Shimmy for Shelter, an annual dance extravaganza that raises money for animal welfare. “If there is something that really speaks true to your heart, you find your …

The MYD Show – A Mind of My Own with Dunja Berger

To own your thoughts is to take the steering wheel in your life, this is some of what we uncovered as we explored the series on mental emancipation. In this, the last episode of the series, A Mind of My Own, we speak to Dunja Berger an Integrative Health Coach at Naturally Healthy and co-owner of the Earth Deli. “The …

The MYD Show – A Mind of My Own with Charine Glen-Spyron

As we continue to explore the power of the mind, in this episode of the MYD Show Charine Glen-Spyron joined us in studio. Charine is a Clinical Psychologist, Founder and CEO of the new Namibian mental health clinic, Bel Esprit. Charine shares here the stats regarding mental health in Namibia, the warning signs, the myths and so much more. “Mental health …

The MYD Show – A Mind of My Own with Melissa Mukaiwa

As we continue to uncover the power of the mind and what it is to own our own thoughts, in the series A Mind of My Own, we sat down with Melissa Mukaiwa. Melissa studied meditation at a Monastery in Thailand and since her return has been raising awareness for meditation in Namibia. In this episode of the MYD Show, …

The MYD Show – A Mind of My Own with Althea Van Wyk

In this episode of the MYD Show, we chat to a brain coach, who teaches Neuroplasticity here in Namibia. Althea Van Wyk has two psychology degrees, yet it was her passion for the brains ability to change itself that saw her become a brain coach. “I believe that it is very important that we start to focus on contemporary science …

The MYD Show – A Mind of My Own with Jackie Burger

Still in our series, A Mind of My Own, in this episode of the MYD Show we talk about how being true to yourself is the ultimate style with the help of style icon, Jackie Burger. “It was really the serendipity of life perhaps a little bit, or not even a little bit, a lot of ignorance. I think my …

The MYD Show – A Mind of My Own with Afra Schimming Chase

In this episode of the MYD Show, Afra Schimming Chase joins us to discuss the power of our frame of mind, and how our mindset can determine everything in our lives, from our wellbeing to our financial situation. “Something you will find is that people who are challenged with money, the challenge is often a lot deeper than the money story. …

The MYD Show – A Mind of My Own with Dr. Shaun Whittaker

To start off our new series, A Mind of My Own, Namibian Clinical Psychologist Dr. Shaun Whittaker joined us in studio to share the latest science regarding mental and brain health. “If you look at the research on corporal punishment, it’s very clear that there is not a single benefit to it, on the contrary that is where the violence …