EP5: Take That Chance (Part Two), with Juliana Barton

Shift Shift Bloom

Mar 14 2022 • 51 mins


About this episode: Juliana Barton, a foster care alumna with big dreams, has never wanted pity, she's only ever wanted to be seen for her talents, abilities and wholeness. In the face of childhood abuse, epic systemic injustice and heart-wrenching family tragedy, she epitomizes strength, resilience, grit and grace. Juliana's unbroken spirit echoes in her words, her commitments and her advocacy, and it will astound you. About our guest: Where to find Juliana Barton online: https://www.linkedin.com/in/julianabarton/ (LinkedIn) Other Resources Mentioned: https://nfyi.org/issues/higher-education/ (Higher Education for Foster Youth) https://students-residents.aamc.org/about-mcat-exam/about-mcat-exam (MCAT) https://journalofethics.ama-assn.org/article/how-should-medical-schools-foster-equity-and-inclusion-admissions/2021-12 (How Should Medical Schools Foster Equity and Inclusion in Admissions) https://www.ama-assn.org/education/medical-school-diversity/one-way-tackle-bias-medical-school-admissions (Addressing Bias in Medical School Admissions) https://www.smchealth.org/article/lived-experience-expertise (Lived Experience) https://www.usnews.com/news/health-news/articles/2021-10-08/study-confirms-rise-in-child-abuse-during-covid-pandemic (Child Abuse Reports During Pandemic)    https://nam04.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=http%3A%2F%2Ffosteractionohio.org%2F&data=04%7C01%7Cl.rogers%40uky.edu%7Caac22a3f2e7d4e33907508d9fb06e659%7C2b30530b69b64457b818481cb53d42ae%7C0%7C0%7C637816829921626693%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C1000&sdata=z1eqJN4bFrX2icZoIJMR6ZNQJVnMl3eLYAabJ3jvOCw%3D&reserved=0 (fosteractionohio.org) https://www.childwelfare.gov/organizations/?CWIGFunctionsaction=rols:main.dspList&rolType=Custom&RS_ID=49 (National Foster Care Advocacy Organizations) https://cdfohio.org/cdf_oh_blog/ohios-first-youth-ombudsman-a-hard-won-victory-for-youth-advocates/ (OH Youth Ombudsman Office) https://fosteractionohio.org/yab/ (OH Youth Advisory Board) Additional Resources: https://tcomconversations.org (TCOM) https://praedfoundation.org (The Praed Foundation) https://iph.uky.edu (IPH Center) Become a Supporter: If you like what you hear, please consider making a donation on our https://www.patreon.com/shiftshiftbloom (Patreon) site! Credits: All content Copyright ActuallyQuiteNice, Inc & TCOM Studios, 2022 Cover art by https://twitter.com/jacksonfall (@jacksonfall) Music by https://www.youtube.com/user/hokeyproductions (Ray Wyssman), https://soundcloud.com/the-simoleons (The Simoleons), and https://open.spotify.com/artist/3tfRX0xkGOXY7AnwjHYmnI (Kristen Cerelli)