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V2V - Voiceless to Victorious Podcast w/ Dr. Marci Batiste

Where Voices are Heard, Stories are Told, and Hearts are Healed

Join Dr. Marci Batiste each week as she provides a platform and a means to let voices be heard,  stories told, hearts healed, and lives freed from the bondage of silence and abuse.


Every week she will take you on a journey from voiceless to victorious with powerful stories from everyday people, who have faced their demons head-on and who have come out the other side. They are ready to give their story a voice.


You will be educated, empowered, and encouraged to begin making sustainable changes in your own life, relationships, and community.


Special Sneak Peak

Bonus episode with the Fellas from When Black Men Talk Podcast
Mr. D. Maurice and Mr. Mark Elliott

Meeting, Dating and Relating to a woman who has been abused previously.

From Victim to Victory

Special Guest Dr. Shelissa Thomas
CEO, Restore Incorporated
Sharing how she went from being abused and homeless to now owning her own company and housing others in crisis. 

Detoxing from Narcissistic Abuse

Special Guest Joy Mpezeni
CEO, Pink Girl Teaches
A frank and eye-opening conversation about what is narcissism, how it works and how you can heal from the abuse

Funded by Faith

Special Guest Nadjege Casimir
CEO, Look Better Naked Spa
Shares her inspiring story of how her faith helped through building, losing, and rebuilding a business as a solo SHEpreneur, losing and finding love, and becoming a mom.

Shifting the Atmosphere

Special Guest Towauna Watson
CEO Global Eyes on Health
Cancer Survivor, Community Leader, Entrepreneur, Podcast Host, and overall inspiration shares how she used her personal cancer battle to become an advocate for healing.

Married to the Law

Shedana Patterson
Shares her story of being married to the law. What do you do when your partner and abuser is a member of law enforcement? Find out what she did.

NOTE: there is approximately 3 min of silence due to technical difficulties at the beginning you may fast forward to 4:00 and the episode resumes

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Invisible Scars

Lisa Halls
A completely candid conversation about her fight to survive domestic violence, and her ongoing struggles over the years with self-harm and suicidal thoughts. 

Money Matters

Dr. Cozette M. White
Dr. Cozette joins us to discuss the importance of having your financial house in order personally and professionally.
Take a listen and learn about the 3 Financial documents every entrepreneur needs to have for their business. 

Empowered to Heal

Qiana Howell
Join us this week as we have another candid conversation about the increase in suicide. This time we will take a look specifically at our young people who are, at an alarming rate, viewing and choosing suicide as their most viable solution to problems. 

Behind the Smile

Wanda Lopez
We hide a lot of things behind our smiles, and not all of them good. We use our smiles to mask our true feelings and protect our deepest fears Have you ever stopped to ask, What's behind her smile? 

Sex and Respect

Mark Elliott
Addressing the question: Are SEX and RESPECT inclusive to or exclusive of one another? AND Are the standards set differently for men than they are for women? What about the emotions, is it all women or men allowed to be vulnerable and sensitive too?

Undressing Your Wounds

Dr. Monica Y. Jackson
Join my guest Dr. Monica Jackson and I as we begin to undress the topic of processing emotional wounds, particularly those experienced in association with the church. How do we process 'church hurt'?

True Confessions of a Man

Lamonte Faison
Founder, Anger Management 702

Last week we discussed church hurt from a Parishioners perspective, and this week we hear from a former church Minister and Elder about how he leveraged his position and power within the church to use and manipulate women. 

The Female Narcissist

Joy Mpezeni
CEO, Pink Girl Teaches

Often when we hear the word NARCISSIST we think of men.

Did you know that there are female narcissists as well?

This week we into the mind and behaviors of the female narcissist AND the impact that narcissism in a home has on the kids.


Soul Food

Coach Clarence Ferguson
Founder Fit Over 40 

When people hear the word fitness, you instantly think protein shakes and squats. OK, maybe that's just me...

But fitness goes deeper. This week we talk emotional, physical, and financial fitness with Wellness Expert, Coach Clarence.


The Untold Truth

Raymond X

Often times men's truths go untold. In order to aid in the healing process, it is important for me to understand how some men become abusers. Men are also victims of molestation, sexual assault and domestic violence. Anonymously This Week's guest has agreed to finally tell his story.


What Men Want/Need

Mark Elliott
When Black Men Talk

They say WOMEN NEVER LISTEN TO MEN... well TONIGHT we are listening. Not just to HEAR YOU, But with the intention to better UNDERSTAND you.

We are listening to your needs, your desires, your expectations, and YOUR VISION for sex, love, and life.

Plus a special announcement from Mark and I.


When SHE is the Abuser

Michael Valerio
Author, Investor, & Financial Consultant

Hear his powerful testimony of being the man on the receiving end of an abusive woman and his experience of being ignored by law enforcement more than once when he sought assistance.

I've been asking myself all month.... where do men put these feelings? How do they process trauma? What outlet, support, and resources are available to aid them in the healing process.


Supporting Kings

Qiana Howell

Empowered to Heal, LLC

What a way to cap off our conversations from men's month by a returning visit from Qiana Howell, frontline therapist serving and supporting men on their mental and emotional health journeys toward healing. There is a wealth of misunderstanding and judgment surrounding the emotional support and mental health of men.


Defying the Odds

Dr. Will Moreland

Moreland Training & Associates

The expectations of young black boys who are born to single mothers inside of system of poverty hover somewhere around ZERO. Add gangs and street life to the equation and the expectation is below zero... It is death or jail.

How does that start, and a life of struggles push one man over the edge but the motivation to become a billionaire for another?


Finding Your Lane

Daniel Truelove Jr.

Many people struggle with finding purpose and doing something that is both meaningful and fulfilling. So, let's chat about our purpose. How do you find your lane?
Tune in as I have a chance to find out from Daniel how he was able to niche down and FIND HIS LANE and what was it about what he is doing now that made him know... THIS IS THAT