Mental Health & The Church

Date: February 28

Start Time: 12:00 pm

Location: Online

Contact Info

Human Development & Psychology Department


Mental Health & The Church

Join us for this upcoming webinar as we delve into the crucial intersection of mental health and the church. In this thought-provoking session, we will explore ways to bridge the gap between spirituality and mental well-being, fostering a supportive environment within the church community. Our expert speakers will share insights, practical strategies, and real-world experiences to empower both clergy and congregation members in addressing mental health challenges.

Attendees will explore

  • Understanding the Intersection: Gain an understanding of the intersection between mental health and spirituality, recognizing the nuanced dynamics that exist within the church.
  • Breaking Stigmas:Explore effective ways to break down stigmas surrounding mental health within the church, fostering an atmosphere of openness, empathy, and support for individuals.
  • Pastoral Care Integration:Discover specific pastoral care techniques and approaches that church leaders can implement to provide support to individuals navigating mental health issues.
  • Building a Supportive Community:Learn strategies for building a church community that prioritizes mental well-being, creating space where individuals feel comfortable seeking help and support.
  • Resources and Next Steps:Acquire valuable resources and practical next steps for both clergy and congregation members to further educate themselves, advocate for mental health awareness, and contribute to the ongoing dialogue within the church community.

Join us in this important conversation as we strive to enhance mental health awareness, understanding, and support within the church community. Together, let’s bridge the gap.

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