Tune into WPVM FM 103.7 on January 4th, 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm, to hear teacher Michael Scardaville discuss “Bringing Meditation to Inmates” on the A Mindful Emergence radio show.

Michael will be the featured guest on the show, and he will will share his experiences with teaching mindfulness meditation to inmates in detention and correctional facilities.

A Mindful Emergence Radio Show

The A Mindful Emergence Radio Show is a weekly broadcast on WPVM FM, 103.7, providing an in-depth and informative look at the application of mindfulness to the worlds of addiction recovery, trauma relief, and compassionate self-care.

The show is hosted by Eddie LeShure and Margaret Kirschner. Eddie is an AIM teacher as well as a Registered Substance Abuse Counselor, a Certified Peer Support Specialist, and a NAMI Family Support Group Facilitator. Margaret is a Certified Trauma-Sensitive Yoga Therapist (E-RYT 500) as well as a Certified Prenatal Yoga Teacher, and a Certified Birth Doula.

About Michael Scardaville

Michael Scardaville

Michael Scardaville, a teacher at Asheville Insight Meditation, has been practicing Vipassana or Insight Meditation for over twenty years. He has participated in numerous retreats over the years, and he served for ten years on the Board of Directors of the Southern Dharma Retreat Center.

Recognizing the connection between inner and outer transformation and inspired by the work of many socially engaged Buddhists, Michael has taught meditation in both a maximum-security state prison and at the Buncombe County Detention Center.

Listen to the Radio Show

WPVM FM is a commercial-free, listener-supported, volunteer-programmed FM radio station located in downtown Asheville, North Carolina. You can listen to the show in the following ways:

  • On the radio: If you’re within broadcast range, tune in to 103.7 on your radio dial, Monday, 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm.
  • Online streaming: Go to wpvmfm.org and play the Listen Live! audio player, Monday, 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm.
  • Mobile app; Download the TuneIn app to your mobile device and listen to live broadcasts or to archived shows.
  • Archived shows: Go to the WPVM’s Schedule page, locate the A Mindful Emergence program, and click for archived shows.

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