Mental Health

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Grief and Loss
The Inner-Workings of People Problems

Lynda Savage, M.S., LMFT, LPC

As therapists at the Center for Family Healing, we sometimes give seminars about ‘people problems.’ Anxiety, ...

Honor Widows

Brenda Spina, M.S., LMFT, LPC

Widowhood is one of those transitions that is easily dismissed and greatly misunderstood. As someone who watched her ...

Women, Grief, and Jesus

Mary Lambrecht, M.S. LMFT

Women experiencing grief and loss can also know deep comfort, individual attention, and a life-giving future through ...

Hellos and Goodbyes

Lynda Savage, M.S., LMFT, LPC

Helpful thoughts for parents, young people, and families for a child's movement into adulthood. Transition from youth ...

Morning Star: All Through The Night

Mary Lambrecht, M.S. LMFT

Poetry and scripture are inter-weaved in this article to proclaim one of the greatest Christmas truths: Jesus, the ...

Coping With Holiday Grief

Compiled by Brenda Spina, M.S., LMFT, LPC

There is no time of year more difficult than the holidays when a loved one has died. Nothing feels the same nor will ...

Helping Ourselves through the Holidays

Holidays challenge us on every level: emotionally with the memories of family or stressors of getting together, ...

Myths About Sexual Abuse

Brenda Spina, M.S., LMFT, LPC

As familiar as we may all think we are with the existence and impact of sexual abuse, there is nothing that diminishes ...

Picture Perfect: How God "Sees" Our Troubles

Mary Lambrecht, M.S. LMFT

Even Jesus' disciples struggled to picture certain promises that Jesus reassured them of. This article will outline ...

Twelve Years, Ten Lessons

Mary Lambrecht, M.S. LMFT

An article of tribute and thanksgiving. As Mary Lambrecht follows God's call to Texas, she shares ten basic lessons ...

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Anxiety
Putting Fear in its Place - 4 of 4 #3429

Brenda Spina, M.S., LMFT, LPC

We all agree that the emotion of fear is necessary to survive in life. The same is true for all our emotions. However, ...

Putting Fear in its Place - 3 of 4 #3428

Brenda Spina, M.S., LMFT, LPC

We all agree that the emotion of fear is necessary to survive in life. The same is true for all our emotions. However, ...

Putting Fear in its Place - 2 of 4 #3427

Brenda Spina, M.S., LMFT, LPC

We all agree that the emotion of fear is necessary to survive in life. The same is true for all our emotions. However, ...

Putting Fear in its Place - 1 of 4 #3426

Brenda Spina, M.S., LMFT, LPC

We all agree that the emotion of fear is necessary to survive in life. The same is true for all our emotions. However, ...

Everyone is Welcome - 2 of 2 #3410

Christine Vander Wielen, M.S.W., LCSW

Schools are working very hard to address the growing problem of bullying through teacher trainings, student education, ...

Everyone is Welcome - 1 of 2 #3409

Christine Vander Wielen, M.S.W., LCSW

Schools are working very hard to address the growing problem of bullying through teacher trainings, student education, ...

The Excitement of Beginning School - 2 of 2 #3408

Christine Vander Wielen, M.S.W., LCSW

Beginning school can be exciting and challenging for children and parents alike. In this article, Christine Vander ...

The Excitement of Beginning School - 1 of 2 #3407

Christine Vander Wielen, M.S.W., LCSW

Beginning school can be exciting and challenging for children and parents alike. In this article, Christine Vander ...

TwentySomething & In Transition - 2 of 2 #3383

Christine Vander Wielen, M.S.W., LCSW

The twenties can be described as a time of great transitions. In this article, Christine outlines common struggles of ...

TwentySomething & In Transition - 1 of 2 #3382

Christine Vander Wielen, M.S.W., LCSW

The twenties can be described as a time of great transitions. In this article, Christine outlines common struggles of ...

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