Faith and Mental Health

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This is a podcast focused on building community among mental health professionals and faith leaders. Throughout this podcast, faith leaders will build awareness, offer equipping strategies, and promote supportive environments for all people experiencing mental health challenges. Hosts: Kelsey Newsome, LMSW Based in the Greater Grand Rapids area Rev. Bruce Vaandrager, MDiv Executive director for Hope Network Pastoral Services Ordained minister in the Christian Reformed Church in North America Based in Grand Rapids, Michigan
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Latest Episodes…

  1. Pastoring Through Mental Health.

    Rev. Jim Knol, MDiv, LCSW is the Director of pastoral care for the Christian Health Care Center. He is an ordained as a minister and regional mental health consultant for the Reformed Church in America. He is based in Warwick, New York. ...

    2021-04-05

  2. What it means to be nice with Christy Buck

    Join us with another episode from Christy Buck, founder of the Mental Health Foundation of West Michigan - Be Nice. Join us as we talk about the elevating rise in mental health and ways we can continue to notice those in our communities who are wrestling and in need.  ...

    2021-03-30

  3. Why Mental Health Matters

    Join hosts Kelsey and Bruce as they sit down with two of the Bearing Hope collaborative members to discuss the “why now.” Featured on this episode, Christy Buck serves as the Executive director of The Mental Health Foundation of West Michigan/be nice, based ...

    2021-03-18

  4. Introducing the Faith and Mental Health Podcast

    This is a podcast focused on building community among mental health professionals and faith leaders. Throughout this podcast, faith leaders will build awareness, offer equipping strategies, and promote supportive environments for all people experiencing mental health challenges. ...

    2021-03-02