The Forgotten Podcast

By The Forgotten Initiative

The Forgotten Podcast discusses topics related to foster care, with an emphasis on providing encouragement to and awareness about those in the foster care community, namely, agency workers, foster parents, vulnerable adults and children. Each guest provides professional or personal experience and expertise, and the conversation is guided by our host, Jami Kaeb, who keeps the conversation upbeat and interesting.

  1. 1.
    When God Directs Your Passion
    48:30
  2. 2.
    Foster Care, Infertility, and God’s Faithfulness
    44:24
  3. 3.
    Prayerful Decisions: Saying Yes and No
    47:00
  4. 4.
    The Immeasurable Value of a Consistent Adult in a Child's Life
    49:00
  5. 5.
    Finding Collateral Beauty in Brokenness
    37:10
  6. 6.
    From Foster Youth to Foster Parent to Social Worker
    44:49
  7. 7.
    Trauma-Informed Parenting: Building Connections With Your Child
    1:03:12
  8. 8.
    Discovering Your Role as a Guide, Not a Hero
    53:28
  1. 9.
    Experiencing Loss and Grief
    45:53
  2. 10.
    The Good in Goodbye
    42:13
  3. 11.
    BONUS: National Foster Care Month
    13:23
  4. 12.
    Through the Waiting and the Wanting
    44:06
  5. 13.
    Even in Our Darkest Moments
    53:48
  6. 14.
    Living a Life of Compassion and Surrender
    43:54
  7. 15.
    Understanding Food Trauma & Food Insecurity
    53:56
  8. 16.
    Reactive Attachment Disorder & Eternal Hope
    46:53
  9. 17.
    Life as a Single Foster Mom
    43:41
  10. 18.
    Torn Between Two Worlds: Shame, Honor, and Identity
    1:15:40
  11. 19.
    The Messy Middle: Believing Hurt and Hope Can Coexist
    48:01
  12. 20.
    A Bonus Interview with Gaelin Elmore: Be a Vessel of Kindness
    19:22
  13. 21.
    When You’ve Tried Everything in Parenting: Taking a Leap of Faith
    46:26
  14. 22.
    The Uncomfortable Journey of Foster Care for a Child
    40:50
  15. 23.
    God’s Heart for Families in Crisis and Your Role
    45:02
  16. 24.
    Working Together as Foster Parents, Biological Parents, and Agency Workers
    38:52
  17. 25.
    Saying Goodbye: Navigating Reunification as a Foster Parent
    47:01
  18. 26.
    Two Sides Of Reunification: A Dad and a Foster Mom
    43:09
  19. 27.
    Raising a Multiracial Family as a Black Foster Dad
    36:37
  20. 28.
    Seeing the Beauty in Diversity
    32:06
  21. 29.
    The New Foster Parent Experience
    57:46
  22. 30.
    My Spouse Isn’t Ready to Be a Foster Parent
    46:18
  23. 31.
    Entering Foster Care and Confronting Sexual Abuse
    56:45
  24. 32.
    Spotting Child Abuse and Neglect after COVID-19
    37:19
  25. 33.
    Big Family Dynamics: Thriving in a Supersized Family
    47:59
  26. 34.
    The Battle for Control in Foster Care: A Life Surrendered to God
    1:07:05
  27. 35.
    Life with Infertility: Considering the Jump into Foster Care
    48:06
  28. 36.
    Connecting With Your Spouse: Setting Priority As Foster Parents
    52:47
  29. 37.
    Meeting Your Biological Parent: Expectations, Joys, and Disappointments
    26:05
  30. 38.
    The Summer Struggle: Establishing Routine for Your Foster or Adoptive Family
    38:18
  31. 39.
    When Your Children Don’t Look Like You: Understanding Black Hair Care
    40:58
  32. 40.
    Moved From Relative to Relative: A Journey Toward Healing After Trauma
    31:17
  33. 41.
    When You Can’t Step Away: Life After Foster Parenting
    16:27
  34. 42.
    When Obedience Leads to Growth: Stepping Out in Faith as a Dad and Husband
    39:07
  35. 43.
    When Foster Care Leads to Adoption: Processing Big Emotions
    53:54
  36. 44.
    Caring for Teens in Foster Care: The Story of One Teenage Mom
    40:26
  37. 45.
    From Teacher to Parent: Fictive Kin in Foster Care
    44:34
  38. 46.
    Beyond Exhaustion: Creating Breathing Room as a Foster Parent
    38:52
  39. 47.
    Expecting the Unexpected: Finding Purpose in the Long Wait or Failed Adoption
    31:53
  40. 48.
    Life in Foster Care: What It’s Really Like
    41:05
  41. 49.
    Good Grief: Navigating Loss in Foster Care
    45:42
  42. 50.
    More than Coffee: Using Business for Kingdom Purposes
    34:09

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