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Join Rebecca and Momo McSquirrel as they bring traditional virtues to modern kids through fun and engaging stories! Young hearts and minds are formed by the stories they are told which is why each original episode will highlight a traditional virtue such as courage, grace, and beauty along with fun, original songs! Simple discussion questions are asked at the end of each episode to help kids think through the virtues presented in the story. If you're interested in subscribing to Letters from ...
 
Getting a new puppy is a wonderfully exciting time - but it also throws up a number of questions. What are you supposed to do when you first bring your new addition home? What about the first trip to the vet? How about training and nutrition? Don't worry, because we've gathered together our top in-house experts to ensure the Pets at Home podcast will act as your very own, personal puppy checklist. And don’t forget to join our VIP Puppy Club, for even more expert advice and exclusive offers.
 
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Reshaping Dental Labs & Education Episode #310 with Dr. Mike DiTolla Labs will tell you that crowns take two weeks to make. But this isn't true — it could be made much quicker! And to teach you why you should start demanding three-day turnarounds, Kirk Behrendt brings in Dr. Mike DiTolla to explain the correlation between seating times and the need…
 
Form Meets Function: The Magic of Interdisciplinary Care Episode #309 with Dr. Tito Norris Are you tired of the inefficient back-and-forth communication and guesswork with your specialists? Today’s guest will remind you that it can change! Kirk Behrendt brings in Dr. Tito Norris, creator of The Norris 20/26 Bracket System, to talk about the differe…
 
“F” is for femme sole traders. Feme sole traders (married women engaged in trade) held a unique status in eighteenth- and nineteenth-century South Carolina. The laws and customs of the times prevented married women from undertaking commercial dealings without consent of their husbands. An important exception to this state of affairs, however, was t…
 
(Audio) How to Produce 30% More Without Adding Any Hours or Raising Your Fees Episode #308 with Curtis Marshall Work smarter, not harder! Increasing your hours isn't the surest way to produce more. And today, Kirk Behrendt brings in Curtis Marshall from Dental Intel to teach you how to produce 30% more in your practice. His secret is the morning hu…
 
“S” is for St. James Santee Parish. The parish of St. James Santee was established in 1706, and included the northeastern portions of modern Berkeley and Charleston Counties. It was one of the original ten parishes created under the Church Act of 1706. Among the earliest settlers in the 1680s were Huguenots who were attracted to South Carolina by t…
 
Solutions to the Edentulous Dilemma Episode #307 with Dr. Pat Lillis More and more patients are losing their teeth. And according to Dr. Pat Lillis, this trend will continue to grow. Today, Kirk Behrendt and Dr. Lillis talk about how you can educate yourself so you can be equipped to help edentulous patients. Don't think this doesn't apply to your …
 
“P” is for Palmetto Medical, Dental, and Pharmaceutical Association. Throughout the nineteenth century African American physicians in South Carolina faced hostility from the white community, received the worst patients, were barred from hospitals and clinics, and lacked access to many medications and supplies. In 1896, Dr. C.C. Johnson of Aiken and…
 
“O” is for Oliver, Robert Campbell (1833-1891). Clergyman, gospel mission founder. A native of Edgefield District, Oliver was admitted to the South Carolina Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, in 1863. In time he would become a recognized leader of the Holiness movement as it spread through South Carolina Methodist circles. Oliver …
 
“N” is for Negro Seamen Acts. While the mobility of free blacks was generally restricted before the Civil War, the Negro Seaman Acts were unique laws. During the antebellum era they proliferated along the southern coastal states. South Carolina was the first to pass such a law in the aftermath of the Denmark Vesey conspiracy. The goal of the legisl…
 
Future-Focused Dental Sleep Medicine Episode #306 with Dr. Steve Carstensen Airway has a butterfly effect. If you don't breathe well, you don't sleep well. And we all know what poor sleep can do to physical and mental health! So, to stress the importance of treating obstructive sleep apnea early, Kirk Behrendt brings in Dr. Steve Carstensen to talk…
 
How to Avoid Making the Worst Hiring Mistake of Your Life Episode #305 with David Harris Hiring without due diligence will cost you your time, money, and mental health. To teach you how to make better hiring decisions for your practice, Kirk Behrendt brings back David Harris, CEO of Prosperident. From drug tests to social media, David gives you the…
 
The 2 Kinds of Dental Patients and Why It’s Important to You as a Dentist Episode #304 with Dr. Gary DeWood There are patients who believe they're healthy, and there are patients who believe they have significant issues. And today’s guest, Dr. Gary DeWood, explains how these mindsets develop and how it affects how you interact with them. Kirk Behre…
 
Getting the Dryness Out of Dry Mouth Episode #303 with Dr. John Cranham & Dr. Thomas Eschenroeder Chronic dry mouth doesn’t just affect the aging population. It can be a result of genetics, various medical conditions, or prescription medications, and can negatively affect a person’s quality of life. So, today, Kirk Behrendt brings in Dr. John Cranh…
 
Mental Fitness: The Game Changer Episode #302 with Dr. Jackie Kinley People exercise to improve their physical fitness. But how often do people exercise their brain for mental health? To teach you how to build psychological resilience, Kirk Behrendt brings in Dr. Jackie Kinley, author of Mental Fitness: The Game Changer, to share a framework to hel…
 
Prosperident's David Harris was given the unique opportunity to interview one of dentistry's most prolific embezzlers. This woman has worked for, and stolen from, over a dozen practices. With a desire to "set the record straight" she contacted Prosperident and asked to tell her side of the story. We will leave you to form your own impressions, but …
 
“C” is for Callen, Maude Daniel (1898-1990). Nurse. A native of Florida, Callen graduated from Florida A&M College and completed nurse midwife training at Tuskegee Institute. In 1923, as a missionary with the Episcopal Church, she was a registered nurse in Berkeley County. She was often the sole health-care provider, teacher, and nutritionist for t…
 
This is Good Sh*t: What Every Dental Professional Should Know Episode #301 with Dr. Uche Odiatu Two apples a day could keep the doctor away! But very few North Americans — including dentists — consume the recommended amount of fiber and other nutrients. For a lesson on nutrition and its effects on the gut microbiome, Kirk Behrendt brings back Dr. U…
 
This episode is all about a firetruck named Splash who has a big problem. Every time the fire station bell rings, he looses all his confidence and gets lost. He wishes with all his heart that he could be a firetruck hero, but how can that happen if he can never get to the emergencies in time? Listen to today’s episode to find out if Splash learns h…
 
Show and Tell or Show and Teach Episode #300 with Dr. M. Nader Sharifi A teacher can forever change the trajectory of your life. Good teachers tell, and better ones teach — but the great ones inspire. And today, Kirk Behrendt brings on Dr. Nader Sharifi to talk about what makes a great teacher, how you can improve your teaching, and the future of l…
 
The Missing Piece in Skeletal Growth and Development Episode #299 with Dr. Rebecca Bockow Airway dysfunction can lead to a number of comorbidities — anything from tooth decay to behavioral concerns. And to prevent them, it’s important to understand the possible causes. One of them is an undersized jaw, and Kirk Behrendt brings on Dr. Rebecca Bockow…
 
A Way to Find More of Your Ideal New Patients Episode #298 with Dr. Daren Becker How do you find more high-quality patients who are ideal for your practice? Today’s guest, Dr. Daren Becker, is here to share how he developed a community of specialists and patients that became his ultimate referral source. Kirk Behrendt and Dr. Becker discuss the imp…
 
Join us for the rest of the story about Tariq the young saddle merchant! What will happen to him as he goes to meet with the Sultan? Can he help the Sultan with his problem? What if the Sultan doesn’t like the wisdom that Tariq shares? Find out what wisdom is and why it’s important in this episode! Discussion questions for kids: Question 1) Can you…
 
Regulatory Changes that Every Practice Needs to Know Episode #297 with Linda Harvey A lot has happened in dentistry during the pandemic, including regulatory changes. And if you’re wondering about the potential changes and how to prepare for them, today’s expert can help! Kirk Behrendt and Linda Harvey talk about some of the policies, procedures, a…
 
The Acronyms for Success in Marketing Episode #296 with Xaña Winans Marketing isn't just about the pretty images — it’s all about the numbers! And without knowing your numbers, you can't improve your practice. So, today, Kirk Behrendt brings back Xaña Winans to teach you which numbers to keep track of so you can market more effectively. Don't just …
 
Avoid the COVID Mindset Gap Episode #295 with Dr. Christopher Phelps You may be tired of hearing about the pandemic, but this topic is worth listening to! Today, Kirk Behrendt brings in Dr. Christopher Phelps to explain the two mindsets that the pandemic created: risk-tolerant and risk-adverse. By understanding these ways of thinking, you can build…
 
Take Action: Treatment Coordination for a Successful Dental Practice Episode #294 with Dr. Ann Marie Gorczyca You don't need to spend a cent to grow your practice — you just need to take action. To teach you how to improve your treatment coordination as a dentist, as a team, and as a practice, Kirk Behrendt invites Dr. Ann Marie Gorczyca to discuss…
 
Your Future’s So Bright You’ve Got to Wear Shades Episode #293 with Dr. Mark Hyman Especially post-Covid, you may be wondering about the future of dentistry. But don’t panic — Dr. Mark Hyman is here to assure you that dentistry will survive and thrive! Today, Kirk Behrendt chats with Dr. Hyman about where dentistry is headed, along with some remind…
 
Today’s story will take you on a journey far away to a city surrounded by hot, sandy deserts. Here in this city a young man named Tariq is known both for the beautiful saddles he makes and also for the wisdom he holds. When the Sultan - the ruler of all the land - hears about this wise saddle maker, he decides to seek his wisdom, as well. Will Tari…
 
What Holds You Back in Dentistry & Sleep? Episode #292 with Dr. Erin Elliott Maybe you want sleep and airway in your practice, but you’re feeling held back. Today, Dr. Erin Elliott returns on the topic of airway with advice on how to get started! Kirk Behrendt and Dr. Elliott talk about the most common obstacles dentists face and the best practices…
 
Move It or Lose It – Beyond Ergonomics Episode #291 with Dr. Uche Odiatu We've all heard the benefits of exercise, but it goes beyond ergonomics. To remind you of the neurological benefits of being physically active, Kirk Behrendt brings back Dr. Uche Odiatu for a lesson on how exercise can keep your mind healthy and add years to your practice. And…
 
The 5 Things That Patients Want Episode #290 with Dr. Sam Low If you've ever thought to yourself, “I don't know what my patients want,” and don't know where to begin, today’s guest is here to help demystify what patients find important when it comes to their dental health. To teach you how to hook and educate your patients so they are motivated to …
 
The Dental Sleep Medicine Recipe for Success: Episode #289 – Part 5 – Billing and Documentation with Dr. Mark Murphy Screening and treating your patients might’ve been easy. But now comes the worst part — billing and documentation. In the final episode of this five-part series, Kirk Behrendt brings back Dr. Mark Murphy to help you understand the bi…
 
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