The Chatty Broads sit down with gun violence survivor Nurjahan Boulden. She shares her story, the trauma that followed, and her powerful journey of healing through it all. She also discusses living without fear, shares her “7 Agreements for Survivors”, and much more.
Nurjahan Boulden delivers a commencement address to Pitzer College's Class of 2019
Women Against Gun Violence Legacy Series: Nurjahan was out with friends dancing and having fun when a gunman opened fire, wounding her and another, and killing a man beside her. For years, Nurjahan couldn't talk about the incident. Now she's raising her voice to help others.
Khateebah Nurjahan Boulden delivers the khutbah for The Women's Mosque of America on November 30, 2018. She moves the congregation with her courageous sharing of the struggles she faced as a shooting survivor. Nurjahan shares how we can achieve inner peace and healing by submitting fully to God, how to distinguish between blind vs. true faith, and how we can use true faith to transfrom our fear into action that will help us achieve our dreams.
Online and print magazine Pitzer College Alumni Feature
The Mom Forum | Healing from Trauma and Finding Joy
Cosmopolitan, Women's Health, and The Trace online and print Magazines:
More Than 100,000 Americans Are Victims of Gun Violence Each Year. What Happens to Those Who Survive?
While we focus on the victims of mass shootings, survivors struggle with psychological traumaof their own. Especially when new horrors play on loop.
AJ+ Why the U.S. Fails New Parents: Would you be able to take unpaid leave after having a baby?
Los Angeles Times: What it means to be a Muslim American in the age of Trump
Feminists Act! An interview with Nurjahan Boulden, survivor of gun violence and expert on gun violence prevention and recovery
Love What Matters: ‘Am I ever going to walk again? Will I survive this?’ I couldn’t see it coming or avoid it. I never saw the man who did it. I just felt the shattering vibration in my leg and collapsed.’
Whiskey and Lemon Podcast: Lana Mercedes has a conversation with Nurjahan Boulden on surviving gun violence, how to not let triggers consume you, and the inner work needed to heal.
Shrink for the Shy Guy: Confident No Matter What
Learn how to break through fear and depression so you can live your best life. Join Dr. Aziz as he interviews our guest, Nurjahan Boulden, and shares her journey of survival and healing after gun trauma.
Her Zindagi: End Your Cycle of Trauma with Shooting Survivor Nurjahan Boulden, interviewed by Maheen
The Refined Alpha Podcast: Interview with Nurjahan Boulden
She survived a shooting...Her husband is Christian...She's Muslim...She Failebrates every Friday...This is How to Survive Anything...Even Getting Shot!
Big Vision TV: Rising into fearlessness with Nurjahan Boulden
T.H.E. Celebration: Tom Earl interviews Nurjahan Boulden on Moving Beyond Fear and Embracing your Experience
Real Talk with Ru: Feeling Safe Again After Gun Violence, an interview with Nurjahan Boulden
Civil-ish: Johnny R Byrd interviews Nurjahan Boulden on Life, Violence, and Authenticity