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The Christian church, with its extensive global network and presence in nearly every community, holds a unique position to significantly impact mental health care.

As mental health concerns continue to rise, the need for competent, well-trained Christian Mental Health Coaches has never been more critical.

As an ordained minister, licensed professional counselor, and founder of MyCounselor.Online, I, Josh Spurlock, am pleased to offer an array of training opportunities tailored to enrich your church or ministry.

In the complex and evolving field of mental health, the integration of faith and professional counseling within the church setting presents both unique challenges and profound opportunities.

In a ministry setting, conflicts are inevitable. Understanding the nature of these conflicts, their origins, and the detrimental effects they can have on organizational health is critical.

Leadership is not just about strategies and skills; it’s also about the emotional and spiritual well-being of the leader and their team.

Pastoral leaders are increasingly required to deepen their understanding of both neuroscience and theology. This program provides a foundational understanding of how to effectively counsel using both spiritual insights and psychological principles.

Foster and adoption families face unique stressors that can threaten the stability of placements and the health of marriages. Ministry leaders are uniquely positioned to offer crucial support.

Pastors and ministry leaders, often the first points of contact for individuals facing mental health, marital, parenting, and family challenges, find themselves needing deeper insight into effectively supporting their parishioners.

This training is designed to equip pastors and ministry leaders with essential therapeutic principles that foster meaningful group dynamics and potentiate the small group experience within ministry settings.

This training equips church leaders with an in-depth understanding of trauma, its effects on the nervous system, and practical steps for creating a nurturing church environment that fosters healing rather than inadvertently causing retraumatization.