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Dec. 21, 2022

32. Thrivivors: An Online Community Of Support For Survivors Of Child…

Today Jan and Austen sit down to talk all things Thrivivors, going into some of the content that will be available, the pay structure for it, and who and how they plan to help through the new platform. This episode …

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Dec. 16, 2022

31. Tonic Immobility & How Trauma Affects the Brain with Dave Markel

Today Austen, Chris, and Dave come together for a round-table episode centered on the science of tonic immobility in sexual assault and rape cases, the situations they put your brain in, and the trauma surrounding them after ...

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Dec. 13, 2022

30. Sisters: Jan, Karen, and Susan Go Over Episode 8 of A Friend Of T…

Today Jan and her sisters, Karen and Susan, come together again to compare reality to episode 8 of A Friend of the Family. Covering everything from MaryAnn's tracking down of B's new victim as well as trying to get info …

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Dec. 8, 2022

29. Sisters: Jan, Karen, and Susan Go Over Episode 7 of A Friend Of T…

Today Jan and her sisters, Karen and Susan, come together again to compare reality to episode 7 of A Friend of the Family, with some commentary from MaryAnn Broberg. Covering everything from the efforts the Brobergs made to f...

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Dec. 6, 2022

28. Sisters: Jan, Karen, and Susan Go Over Episode 6 of A Friend Of T…

Today Jan and her sisters, Karen and Susan, come together again to compare reality to episode 6 of A Friend of the Family, with some commentary from Mary Ann Broberg. Covering everything having to do with the Family Fun Cente...

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Dec. 1, 2022

27. Sisters and a Son: Jan, Karen, Susan, and Austen Go Over Episode …

Today Jan, her sisters, Karen and Susan, and Austen come together to compare reality to episode 5 of A Friend of the Family. Covering everything from the absurd plea deal and the even more absurd means of getting it, to …

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Nov. 29, 2022

26. Sisters and a Son: Jan, Karen, Susan, and Austen Go Over Episode …

Today Jan, her sisters, Karen and Susan, and Austen come together to compare reality to episode 4 of A Friend of the Family. Covering everything from Jan's doctor visit, to the problem and commonality of wanting things back t...

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Nov. 24, 2022

25. Sisters: Jan, Karen, and Susan Go Over Episode 3 of A Friend Of T…

Happy Thanksgiving Everyone! Today Jan and her sisters, Karen and Susan, come together again to compare reality to episode 3 of A Friend of the Family. Covering everything from what activities tied the Broberg and Berchtold c...

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Nov. 22, 2022

23. Sisters: Jan, Karen, and Susan Take a Deep Dive into Episode 2 of…

Today Jan and her sisters, Karen and Susan, gather to compare reality to episode 2 of A Friend of the Family. Covering everything from the first interactions with the police, to the importance of Gordon B. Hinckley's visit, t...

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Nov. 17, 2022

22. Jan & Dave: The Importance of a Supportive Community for Your Hea…

Today Jan talks with sometimes Co-host/round table moderator Dave Markel to discuss current & upcoming events; Content for the Community, A Friend of the Family: True Evil, teasing content for future podcast episodes, and spe...

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Nov. 15, 2022

22. Katy’s Story: A Magician Never Reveals His Secrets

Today Jan sits down with Katy, a Thrivivor who was initially entangled by a local businessman when she was just 13 years old, only to have blackmail and abuse follow her for 11 years. Katy's story is one of learning …

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Nov. 11, 2022

Title: 21. True Friends: Jan Has a Conversation With Her Best Childho…

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Nov. 8, 2022

20. Jan & Austen: Easter Eggs

In todays episode Jan & Austen sit down to go over what's happening behind the scenes; Audience responses, Podcast, Community, and Foundation. Plus the reveal of an Easter Egg hidden in A Friend of the Family. Thank you all f...

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Nov. 3, 2022

[Ep. 19] Julie's Story: Move A Muscle, Change A Thought [Part 2] [Tri…

Today Jan continues her conversation with Julie Neal, the intensity of this episode is on par with part one, but for different reasons. When Julie first comes forward with her story she receives a lot of support that is truly...

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Nov. 1, 2022

[Ep. 18] Julies' Story: He Told Me My Bruises Were Beautiful [Part 1]…

Today Jan sits down with Julie Neal, a Thrivivor Jan met and made fast friends with at a Sapria retreat. The first episode of this two-parter covers Julies traumatic childhood living in the home of her abuser, her step-father...

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Oct. 27, 2022

From the writers room of AFotF: Alana B. Lytle joins Jan, Karen, Susa…

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Oct. 25, 2022

Jan’s Exclusive Interview With Hendrix Yancey - Little Jani

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Oct. 20, 2022

Austen's Journey Continues: Breaking Down Ep 2 of AFotF with Mom Jan …

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Oct. 18, 2022

Austen's Journey Begins: Breaking Down Ep 1 of AFotF with Mom Jan and…

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Oct. 13, 2022

Straight from the Production Office of A Friend of the Family—Fior Ba…

Can sexual trauma, with all its resulting shame, pain, and rage, really be turned into…art? Jan and guest Fior Baptiste (musician, screen writer) discuss reclaiming their light after the darkness of abuse. Fior shares not on...

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Oct. 11, 2022

Andrew Gold: We Need to Talk About Pedophilia

What do we do about pedophiles? Are there different kinds of pedophiles? How should we treat non-offending ones? How do people become pedophiles? In this episode, we take a wide look at the issue with Andrew Gold, creator and...

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Oct. 6, 2022

Nick Antosca & Alex Hedlund: The Making of A Friend of the Family

Today, A Friend of the Family begins its six week initial run on Peacock. Billboards are up in Los Angeles, and The Jan Broberg Story just sold out of every first-print copy on day one. Nick Antosca, Creator, Executive Produc...

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Oct. 4, 2022

Helen's Story: Healing Gives Me Power

Helen Clonts’s childhood challenges included neglect, enforced shame, and a suicide attempt. She was abandoned, and then went through the foster care system in Honduras. She was adopted into a U.S. family, and then her adopte...

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Oct. 1, 2022

Jan & Her Son: Austen Announces His Quest to Understand

VERY EXCITING NEWS FOR THE SHOW! In this impromptu late night recording, Austen Tanner, Jan's son and Senior Producer of The Jan Broberg Show, begins asking the questions he's asked himself his entire life about his mom’s st...

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