psychology Episodes

Feb. 4, 2021

Ancient Wisdom, Modern Application with Lawrence Kane

Lawrence Kane is a prolific martial arts author with 20 books to his credit including titles on how to teach martial arts, how to…

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Jan. 13, 2021

Mary Stevens - Protecting the Most Vulnerable Women in the World

"These girls live in the worst place in the world to be female." My guest on Episode 72 of the Managing Violence Podcast is Mary …

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Nov. 9, 2020

Randy King on Self-Defense for Regular People LIVE INTERVIEW!

In this LIVE conversation with Randy King, we chat about what regular people need to know to keep safe, how Randy's professional …

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Nov. 5, 2020

Totti Karpela - Conflict Resolution and Verbal De-escalation from one…

Totti Karpela is a security expert, former police officer and Director of Peace of Mind Threat Management, currently splitting hi…

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Oct. 19, 2020

MMA Hall-of-Famer, Ken Shamrock

In this interview with MMA and WWE legend, Ken Shamrock, we talk about his troubled youth and the impact that had on his fighting…

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Oct. 13, 2020

Shaun O'Gorman - PTSD in Law Enforcement

It would be fair to say that Shaun has seen his fair share of violence and depravity throughout his life. In fact, more like many…

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Oct. 6, 2020

Enson Inoue - Walking the Warrior's Path

What a crazy honour it is to sit and talk with one of my teenage heroes, a man who embodies the warrior spirit, Enson Inoue. Enso…

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Sept. 21, 2020

S6. Ep. 10: Rory Miller - Living in the Deep Brain

Rory Miller joins the elite club of three-time guests on the podcast and we couldn't be happier to have him back. He is one of th…

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Sept. 6, 2020

S6. Ep. 8: Geoff Thompson - Transcending Violence

He's the grandfather of modern self-defence. A legendary martial artist whose journey of self-discovery and self-destruction on t…

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Aug. 2, 2020

S6. Ep. 3: Tim Kennedy on mental toughness, combat stress, PTSD and a…

Tim Kennedy is possibly our most requested guest of all time. A former UFC fighter, special forces soldier, star of Hunting Hitle…

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July 28, 2020

S6. Ep. 2: Trauma Informed Self-Defense with Pamela Armitage

Pamela Armitage is not your typical self-defence instructor. She wasn't a lifelong martial artist, a cop, a soldier, or anything …

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June 22, 2020

S5. Ep. 9: Varg Freeborn

What a ride this episode is. From growing up around crime, drugs, alcohol, violence and murder, to spending years of his own life…

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June 14, 2020

S5. Ep. 8: Psychopathy and Sociopathy with Gershon Ben Keren

How often do we hear self-defence instructors talk about "psychopaths", "sociopaths" or "random psychos" in scenario training, or…

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April 30, 2020

S5. Ep. 2: Workplace and Organisational Violence with Dr Richard Dist…

Dr Richard Diston holds a PhD in security risk management, having written his final thesis on workplace violence. He also boasts …

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April 2, 2020

S4. Ep. 9: Denise Koster - Elder abuse, bullying and harassment

Denise Koster, has worked in the area of violence since 1985. Denise provides management and labour groups with investigation ser…

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