Unless you are using the Church Therapy model and have an on-staff counselor at your church, most likely the pastor will refer parishioners to a nearby counselor or agency. Unfortunately, these referrals often fall apart because the counselor’s caseload is full, or they do not take a particular health insurance or they do not see […]
In the Church Therapy model, pastors and counselors work closely together on a team. While there are many forms of Christian counseling, this model emphasizes that multiple people in differing roles can work towards common goals, providing a strong healing affect. In the Church as a whole, pastors and counselors have sometimes been at odds, […]
Check out this NEW Pastor Training Video: How Healing Happens. Learn how to view the person and the process of change from a bottom-up perspective.
Check out this Pastor Training Video to hear a breakdown of how the Church Therapy model works
Human development is an important consideration when we as the Church think about effective strategies for outreach and discipleship. Erik Erikson, a leading theorist on developmental stages, has much to offer the Church as we explore what it means to meet people where they are. Find out more in this Pastor Training Video
Under 10 minutes, this Pastor Training Video will equip you to understand and respond to various anxiety disorders as a pastor or fellow Christian. Thanks for watching!
I am excited to bring you another Pastor Training Video — under 10 minutes and packed with ideas on how you can respond to mental illness in your congregation. Not a pastor? This video is a great tool for you as a Christian to think about ways you can advocate for your church to respond […]
Check out the latest Pastor Training Video, in which I offer tools for helping someone who is struggling with depression to move forward spiritually. How do you as a pastor come alongside this person and connect them to their own path of spiritual growth? Find out here
Check out this new Pastor Training Video, which overviews the history and concepts of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and offers strategies that pastors can use. Enjoy!
Check out my latest Pastor Training Video here! In this video I overview common mental health disorders that you may encounter when talking with your parishioners. Thanks for watching! Please comment if you have an idea for a future Pastor Training Video. I’d love to tailor my content to you!