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Aug 23, 2020

Dr. David Ford is a professor in the counseling department at Monmouth University. He's committed to expanding access to counseling services for all people, and in particular, men of color. He's also a fan of building supportive communities, thrive tribes. From fraternities to collegial groupings to gatherings of the like-minded, David Ford builds communities among men of color.

David Ford, Ph.D. is a professor of Counseling, a doctoral fellow for the National Board of Certified Counselors Minority Fellowship Program and the recipient of the 2020 Samuel H. Johnson Distinguished Service Award.

David's favorite song: Be Grateful by Walter Hawkins.

Favorite words: A setback is a setup for a comeback. His favorite poem is Invictus.

About this podcast: In each episode, a Brother reflects on his life; explores the experience of being a Black man in America; shares his interactions with law enforcement; and answers the question "If America was a woman, what would you say to her?"

Every interview starts with getting-to-know-you questions about favorites, accomplishments and then goes deeper. You won't find a collection of conversations with Black men like this anywhere else. Hear their wisdom.

Host, Rahbin Shyne, is an author, educator, creative and avid half-marathon walker. Follow on Instagram @allthingshyne or on Facebook.

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