Why Mental Health Matters

Episode 2 March 18, 2021 00:34:06
Why Mental Health Matters
Faith and Mental Health
Why Mental Health Matters
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Show Notes

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 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Rev. Dr. Lisa B. Taylor is the Manager of pastoral services for Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services. She is an Ordained minister in the African Methodist Episcopal Church and the ACPE Certified Educator candidate she is also based in Grand Rapids, Michigan. In this episode listen to Lisa and Christy share about why mental health matters, why now in particular, and how you can begin to get involved!

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