Sounds of Awareness

Sounds of Awareness is an interview program discussing life style, education, social and legal issues, housing, health care, and employment, and how these impact people with disabilities and the community at large. Paul Van Dyck produces and hosts this 30-minute, disability issues forum heard every 4th Monday at 11:00 AM on KBOO.FM.

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Episode Archive

Sounds of Awareness on 07/22/13

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Sounds of Awareness
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Mon, 07/22/2013 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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Issues affecting people with disabilities

Sounds of Awareness on 01/28/13

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Sounds of Awareness
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Mon, 01/28/2013 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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Issues affecting people with disabilities

Sounds of Awareness on 12/24/12

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Mon, 12/24/2012 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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Issues affecting people with disabilities

Sounds of Awareness on 11/26/12

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Mon, 11/26/2012 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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Issues affecting people with disabilities

Sounds of Awareness on 10/22/12

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Sounds of Awareness
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Mon, 10/22/2012 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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The Sub-Minimum Wage Provision

Host Paul Van Dyck discusses the sub-minimum wage provision with Mitch Pomerantz, President of the American Council of the Blind, in the second program in the series on work for people with disabilities. Paul also discusses his thoughts on 20 years of producing and hosting Sounds of Awareness.

Image of Melanie Brunson, ACB Executive Director, and Mitch Pomerantz, ACB President, reporting to the general membership in Louisville, Kentucky at the 51st Annual American Council of the Blind Conference and Convention.

Sounds of Awareness on 09/24/12

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Mon, 09/24/2012 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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Hiring workers with disabilities

Host Paul Van Dyck chats with Dale Noventy, Executive Director of Applied Industries, a business that hires disabled workers in a competitive market.  

Sounds of Awareness on 08/27/12

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Sounds of Awareness
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Mon, 08/27/2012 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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Issues affecting people with disabilities

Sounds of Awareness on 07/23/12

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Sounds of Awareness
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Mon, 07/23/2012 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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The legal aspects of guardianships

Host Paul Van Dyck speaks with Vancouver attorney, Jesse Conway about guardianships.

A legal guardian is a person who has the legal authority (and the corresponding duty) to care for the personal and property interests of another person, called a ward. Usually, a person has the status of guardian because the ward is incapable of caring for his or her own interests due to infancy, incapacity, or disability. (From Wikipedia)

Sounds of Awareness on 06/25/12

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Sounds of Awareness
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Mon, 06/25/2012 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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Coming Back from Serious Injuries

Host Paul Van Dyck speaks with medical transcriptionist Ginger May who discusses what happened to her after she fell out of a hayloft and broke her back. They discuss her rehabilitation and the importance of having an advocate when you are hospitalized.

Sounds of Awareness on 05/28/12

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Mon, 05/28/2012 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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Leader Dogs for the Blind

You may have seen a monkey riding a unicycle, but have you ever seen a lion riding a bicycle?

Mark Mansell, superintendent of the La Center Public Schools is a member of Lions International. He plans to ride his bicycle from Portland OR to Portland ME in an effort to raise money for Leader Dogs for the Blind.

Follow him at www.cyclingforleaderdogs.org

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Dr. Blue Bickford from the Braille Project talks about teaching teachers of the blind.

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Sounds of Awareness
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Mon, 12/28/2009

 

Host Paul Van Dyck interviews Dr. Blue Bickford and the Braille Project who returns to Portland State University, teaching teachers of the blind.

 

 

Sue Ammeter from the Washington Council of the Blind Advocacy Committee on discrimination against people with disabilities.

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Mon, 11/23/2009

 Host Paul Van Dyck speaks with Sue Ammeter who currently chairs the Washington Council of the Blind Advocacy Committee and the Health Issues Task Force. She formerly worked with the Human Rights Commissionand served as an ADA trainer. They discuss discrimination as it relates to people with disabilities.

Tami Shankle and Guide Dogs For The Blind

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Mon, 10/26/2009

 Host Paul Van Dyck speaks with Tami Shankle, Community Field Representative, Guide Dogs for the Blind

Dr. Alfred Liu on the sleep disorders of people who are blind

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Sounds of Awareness
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Mon, 09/28/2009

 Sounds of Awareness

 Host Paul Van Dyck speaks with Dr. Alfred Liu, who has studied the sleep disorders of people who are blind.

 

Jean Parker gives a Speech for the American Council of the Blind

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Sun, 08/23/2009

Sounds of Awareness

Hosted by: Paul Van Dyck
 

Jean Parker, blind American journalist, discusses her role as a radio journalist in India, for NPR, CBC, BBC, and other radio networks, in a speech given at the American Council of the Blind convention in 2008.

Featuring Terry Dorn, author of The Cross and the Psychiatrist

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Sounds of Awareness
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Sun, 07/26/2009

 Host Paul Van Dyck interviews Terry Dorn, author of The Cross and the Psychiatrist.  They discuss his life and his self help book for people with mental illness. 

Interview with Ray Reynolds from the Vancouver Police Department's Community Resource Team

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Sounds of Awareness
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Sun, 07/05/2009

 Host Paul Van Dyck talks with Ray Reynolds of the Vancouver Police Department's Community Resource Team

 

Our Legislature might CLOSE the Oregon State School for the Blind!!!

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Sun, 05/31/2009

 Host Paul Van Dyck interviews Art Stevenson, president of the Oregon chapter of the National Federation of the Blind, about the Oregon State School for the Blind and the bill in the Oregon Legislature that would close the school by September 1st and sell the Salem campus.

The Powerlifting team at the Washington State School for the Blind

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Sun, 05/17/2009

 Host Paul Van Dyck interviews the Powerlifting Team at the Washington State School for the Blind as they prepare for a competition this July against blind students from 17 other countries as part of Team USA.

Clark County Operation Life Saver, plus Medical Humor

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Sun, 04/05/2009

 Host Paul Van Dyck speaks with Clark County Sheriff Phillip Sample about Operation Life Saver which aims to locate and rescue missing persons.

Later Paul speaks with Dr. Harold Ellner, a retired urologist from Richland, Washington who writes about medical humor.

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