One of five Americans experience mental illness. Which means you know someone who is suffering with anxiety or depression or some other mental affliction. And there is help and hope and wholeness!
Today Dr. Deb Gorton joins the team. Deb’s a clinical psychologist, a professor at Moody Bible Institute, she’s co-host of the Becoming Well Podcast and author of Embracing Uncomfortable. First, we can’t be mentally well without these two best practices.
Then what to do if we’re struggling. Next, how to help sufferers. Then how we can coach our friends, family, coworkers, classmates to be mentally, emotionally, physically, and spiritually well. Then hope for you if you’ve experienced the devastating loss of someone you love to suicide. And finally, what to do when someone you love doesn’t want help. Today’s show might be exactly what someone needs to hear, please share!
Perry LaHaie is a radio host, singer, and songwriter with a passion to see the Great Commission completed in our generation. He was born and raised in northern Michigan, earned a degree in communications, and later a graduate degree in cross-cultural communications. Music and ministry have taken him all over the world. He served at Family Life Radio before serving with Frontiers, a worldwide ministry to Muslims. Perry and his wife, Teresa, have two children, Kali and Taylor.
Shawna Beyer has been a business owner, homeschool mom, church planter, project lead for a management consulting company, and church staff member. Born and raised in Southern California, she has been married for 25 years and is the mom of four. Shawna loves to help others discover a personal relationship with God that shapes how they think, feel, and live for Jesus daily. She loves being surrounded by her family and a good cup of coffee.