Resources

Anchor of Hope

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Purpose for Anchor of Hope: to provide support to achieve restoration for mental and spiritual wellness. to provide support to achieve restoration for mental and spiritual wellness. If you or anyone you know are struggling, this is an invitation to these meetings to learn the spiritual aspects of mental health and find hope and healing in God’s promises. Gospel message presentation will be shared. Meetings will mostly be led by mental health experts who have the understanding of how the gospel and mental health can be integrated. Meetings are open to all, even if you have never been to church or yet believe in God. No membership required, no fees to attend.

    • Dates and Topics for 2020 Meetings:
      • 1/25/20 - Depression Part 1 - What causes depression?
      • 2/08/20 - Depression Part 2 - How can one overcome depression?
      • 2/22/20 - Depression Part 3 - Why does depression persist?
      • 3/14/20 - Depression Part 4 - What are the potential consequences of untreated depression?
      • 3/28/20 - Anxiety Part 1 - What causes anxiety?
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      • 4/11/20 - Anxiety Part 2 - How can one overcome anxiety?
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      • 4/25/20 - Anxiety Part 3 - Why does anxiety persist?
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      • 5/09/20 - Anxiety Part 4 - What are the potential consequences of untreated anxiety?
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      • 5/23/20 - Anxiety Part 5 - General Anxiety
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      • 6/13/20 - Anxiety Part 6 - Adjustment Disorder
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      • 6/27/20 - Anxiety Part 7 - Panic Disorder
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      • 7/11/20 - Anxiety Part 8 - Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
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      • 7/25/20 - Anxiety Part 9 - Social Anxiety
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      • 8/8/20 - Cognitive Distortions Part 1 - All-or-Nothing Thinking & Overgeneralization
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      • 8/22/20 - Cognitive Distortions Part 2 - Mental Filter & Disqualifying the Positive
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      • 9/12/20 - Cognitive Distortions Part 3 - Jumping to Conclusions & "Should" Statements
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      • 9/26/20 - Cognitive Distortions Part 4 - Magnification and Minimization & Emotional Reasoning
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      • 10/10/20 - Cognitive Distortions Part 5 - Labeling & Personalization
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      • 10/24/20 - How to Make Sense of Grief? This will be livestreamed via YouTube!

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    • Goal: to improve outcome of people’s mental health as a result of incorporating the message of God’s love and power and to increase the possibility to reach a higher level of potential in their lives.

Churches & Christian Organizations

Purpose: providing support for leaders of churches and groups to understand the accurate knowledge of mental health and available resources and how to approach mental health disorders with the goal to minimize stigma regarding psychiatric help

  • Consultation meetings (free of charge) for pastors/leaders
    • Educational seminars/workshops for leaders, parents, college students, married couples at churches/retreats/conferences
    • Please contact us for examples already presented in the past
  • Mental Health retreat/conferences for pastors + wives, college, youth, couples (coming soon)

Schools

Purpose: providing support for leaders of schools to recognize mental health issues and to gain competence for behavioral management and/or knowledge of appropriate referrals to professional mental healthcare providers

  • Educational seminars/workshops on topics such as substance abuse/dependency, suicide prevention, when to seek help, where to find help for your child

Mental Health Providers

Purpose: providing training in the Word of God for interested health professionals and students regarding the integration of Biblical gospel truths with the mental health practices provided

  • “GLEE” biweekly gatherings, 2nd and 4th Fridays of the month.

    GLEE stands for Gather Learn Enjoy Empower, where we will:

    • Gather - to renew our centrality of the gospel,
    • Learn - and discover answers in the Word,
    • Enjoy - the promises of God together,
    • Empower - be empowered to fight the warfare in our fields.
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  • Workshop training for Christian psychologists and counselors (coming soon)
  • Mental Health retreat/conferences for healthcare workers and clinicians (TBA)
  • Training resources for mental health colleagues in other countries who are interested in comprehensive and integrative care (TBA)
  • Training institute for continual effort in raising leaders for integrated healing ministry (TBA)
  • Sponsor research studies to prove the effectiveness of the holistic integration of mental health treatment and the Gospel message (TBA)