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MVP76: Scenario Training: Riots, interrogations, courtrooms and more with Duncan Andrews

Duncan Andrews runs arguably the world’s finest and most comprehensive scenario-training programmes for self-protection enthusiasts. Everything from live situational awareness training, to combative application, then interrogation for government trained …

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Managing Violence Podcast
MVP76: Scenario Training: Riots, interrogations, courtrooms and more with Duncan Andrews
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MVP70: Lessons Learned from Two Years of Conversations with Leading Minds in Violence

In this special two-year anniversary episode, I break down the 21 key lessons I have taken from over 150 hours of conversation with the world’s leading experts in self-protection and violence management.
 

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Managing Violence Podcast
MVP70: Lessons Learned from Two Years of Conversations with Leading Minds in Violence
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S6. Ep. 6: The Truth About Women’s Self Defense with Savannah Archambault

Savannah Archambault is a self-defence instructor and founder of SAVage Hybrid Combat Systems based in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Growing up in a military family, Savannah always had an urge to protect her community and be of service. She eventually found…

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S6. Ep. 6: The Truth About Women's Self Defense with Savannah Archambault
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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 of the sort. She was a dancer, a model, a sister, a daughter, and a yoga teacher. Through her own experiences, she developed …

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S6. Ep. 2: Trauma Informed Self-Defense with Pamela Armitage
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“Calm down!” and other dumb things we say when trying to calm people down

Let’s get one thing out in the open straight away. No one in the history of calming down has anyone ever calmed down after being told to calm down. Not ever. Ever ever ever. Never happened. But it’s still the first thing that comes out of our mouths when we’re exasperated by someone’s behaviour. Hell,…

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