Throughout my career as a counselor, I have worked with many people who have experienced trauma, some of whom suffer from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). When we think of PTSD, we sometimes assume these are veterans or victims of violent crime. Less obvious, and certainly far less often disclosed, are victims of sexual abuse by […]
Check out this sermon I preached last week about the Church as a healing family! http://cms2.ecic.tv/love-welcome-to-the-family/
Check out my latest article for Vital Magazine online: “3 Ways to Direct Your Child” https://vitalmagazine.com/life/3-ways-to-direct-your-child Learn how to let go of control in order to teach your child how to control himself.
Check out my article for Vital Magazine: “When Christmas Isn’t Merry“
I recently had the opportunity to speak to a group of Christian women about depression, anxiety and faith. I shared 7 key truths about emotional struggles, by which I mean both clinically diagnosed illnesses and other life crises beyond one’s control. I am pleased to get to share these truths with you readers as well. […]
Check out my all new guest post for the No Silence Alliance: “A Breeding Ground for Stigma: Why the Church Has a Mental Health Problem” Love the work that they are doing to combat the stigma of mental illness!
There has been a lot of talk lately about the silent suffering of those in the Church who are battling mental illness. The hurting become voiceless, their experiences kept hidden from view so as to keep the Church looking all put together. While Jesus’ own ministry gathered a pretty rough-around-the-edges crowd, the American Church today […]
Now you can get “On Edge: Mental Illness in the Christian Context” on your e-reader! Find it here on Amazon I will be rolling out the other books in ebook format over the next several months. Stay tuned!
The following is an excerpt from my book, “On Edge: Mental Illness in the Christian Context.” You can buy the book on Amazon.com, and if you are in the New England area I would love to meet you at my workshop based on the material in this book on Saturday, September 26, 9am-1pm in Lynn, […]
A special thanks to Jed Jurchenko for bringing this guest blog to ChurchTherapy.com! Be sure to check out his blog: www.CoffeeShopConversations.com “Jed, how do you reconcile the study of psychology with your faith in Jesus Christ?” I was first asked this question ten years ago, while enjoying coffee with two close friends. The story behind […]