What is conversion therapy, and if there is a ban on it, what does that mean? People have been badly misled to believe that "conversion therapy" is something harmful that really exists. But in actuality, these bans are against simple talk therapy, and the bans include any attempt to help a person change their unwanted attractions and even gender identity confusion. On Tuesday's Mornings with Eric and Brigitte, Dr. Julie Hamilton, licensed marriage and family therapist updates us on the rise of conversion therapy bans and clarifies some confusion that many of us have over what conversion therapy really means.
A new year is a little bit like welcoming guests to our homes. We can choose to embrace 2022 with anticipation, noticing the presence of the Lord and being present with the people He brings into our lives. We can face challenges by learning to fully rely on Him. "I am the vine; you are the branches; If a man remains in me and I in him, he will bear much fruit; apart from me you can do nothing. On Tuesday's Mornings with Eric and Brigitte, licensed professional counselor, Marti Wibbels tells us that as we daily allow God to transform us, His work in our lives is fantastic fulfilling, and continuous!
There are many misconceptions about spiritual warfare, and we hear and believe some of them, whether true or untrue. How do we sort out facts from feelings? Tuesday on Mornings with Eric and Brigitte Moody Radio host, Jon Gauger continues his discussion with author and speaker, Dr. Fred Dickason about spiritual warfare praying.
Dr. Hamilton is a licensed marriage and family therapist with a private practice in south Florida. She is a former Assistant Professor of Psychology in the Graduate Counseling Psychology Department of Palm Beach Atlantic University (2004-2009). Dr. Hamilton speaks in a variety of contexts on issues related to marriage, family life, and spiritual growth. She has presented clinical workshops both locally and nationally on integrating therapy and spirituality, how faith helps during times of crisis, and issues related to homosexuality. In addition, Dr. Hamilton conducts seminars for pastors and Christian leaders on the origins of homosexuality and how to minister to homosexuals. She has produced a video entitled, Homosexuality 101: Where Does it Come From, Is Change Possible, and How Should Christians Respond?
Marti Wibbels, MS, LMHC, is a psychotherapist in private practice at Palm Beach Counseling and Life Coaching in South Florida. She is a Board Certified Professional Christian Counselor, member of the American Association of Christian Counselors, and of the South Florida Association of Christian Counselors. A Certified Clinical Trauma Professional, Marti's work integrates Scripture with proven counseling methods. She is author of the counseling workbook, Core Healing from Trauma and two novels, Secrets Behind the Door and Sound of Light. She and her husband, Alan were blessed with three daughters and with precious grandchildren and enjoy spending time with their family. Additional information as well as free counseling downloads are available at the Palm Beach Counseling website, www.pbcounseling.com.
C. Fred Dickason, Jr., (Th.D., Dallas Theological Seminary; B.S., Iowa State College) served on the faculty of the Moody Bible Institute for thirty-four years. He was professor and chairman of the theology department until his retirement in 1995. An author and lecturer on angelology and the spirit world, he counsels many who have been involved in the occult. Dr. Dickason is the author of Names of Angels, Demon Possession and the Christian, Angels: Elect and Evil, The Spirit of Grace, Angels: Studies in the Biblical Doctrine of Angels, and From Bondage To Freedom Studies in the Epistle to the Galatians. Dr. Dickason resides in Carol Stream, Illinois.
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