Conversations with KidsPeace

Conversations with KidsPeace

Latest Episodes

Autism Focused Foster Care | Episode #53
June 12, 2023

According to a recent study, children with autism are more than twice as likely to enter foster care than those without that diagnosis.  In one county in Pennsylvania, KidsPeace is launching an effort to meld its expertise in foster care with its understa

Miss Pennsylvania Alysa Bainbridge | Episode #52
September 22, 2022

The reigning Miss Pennsylvania, Alysa Bainbridge, recently toured KidsPeaces Orchard Hills Campus facilities, and sat down for an interview about her advocacy for greater awareness of mental health concerns, especially in children. You can learn how her

KidsPeace Fayetteville Auction | Episode #51
September 09, 2022

Supporters of KidsPeaces foster care operations in Fayetteville, North Carolina will come together again this fall to celebrate local artists and raise funds to help our office care for foster families in the region.Host Bob Martin talks with Program Ma

Helping kids at KidsPeace just be kids | Episode #50
August 10, 2022

KidsPeace and its clients benefit tremendously from the generosity of donors and philanthropic-minded people whose contributions often make it possible for our kids a chance to just be kids, if only for a little while.In some locations, support is prov

Employee engagement during the pandemic | Episode #49
July 06, 2022

On the latest installment of the Conversations with KidsPeace podcast, host Bob Martin talks with the head of a nonprofit arts organization about how they faced the challenge of retaining and motivating employees when COVID-19 threatened to end everything

Adulting 101 | Episode #48
May 19, 2022

Navigating the transition into young adulthood isnt always smooth or obvious, and many of us rely on parents and families to help us make sense of that all. But kids ageing out of foster care may not have that support system, and KidsPeace Foster Care in

140 years of Hope, Help and Healing | Episode #47
February 02, 2022

KidsPeace kicked off the celebration of its 140th Anniversary at the end of January, following the second year of the COVID-19 pandemic that has remade the landscape of mental healthcare in America. Host Bob Martin welcomes KidsPeace President and CEO Mic

Four Years of Life Hacks | Episode #46
December 21, 2021

A favorite saying an inspirational quote maybe a tip to do something around the house better. For the past four years, guests on our Conversations podcasts have shared their wisdom and expertise by providing visitors with life hacks. In this last ep

The Power of Telling Stories | Episode #45
December 02, 2021

The latest issue of Healing Magazine has been published (at, with a special section examining the therapeutic power of telling stories.On the Conversations with KidsPeace podcast, several of the issues contributing authors give

Substance Use and Addictions Treatment at KidsPeace | Episode #44
October 19, 2021

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, its easy to forget other issues continue to affect our society. One of those issues: substance abuse and addiction, and on a new episode of the Conversations with KidsPeace podcast we discuss how KidsPeaces treatment programs