A Day in the Life Podcast


This podcast is a practicum project for a graduate level class.

Proffessor: Michael Mercer, University of the Incarnate Word

Practicum Supervisor: Mark Rector


A Day in the Life of a Drug Counselor was created, edited and produced by Jaime Valdes. The goal was to document the daily life of a drug counselor in their work environment. The host and subject was Jaime Valdes. From recording to final product the recorded out of class time for project was over 150 hours,  from June to early August. Challenges included anonymity of the treatment team staff and clients. No names were used in this podcast and the treatment center name remains anonymous. This is a pilot podcast with the intentions of creating a similiar production to be released to the public at some point in time.