What is Dissociation?

In my counseling office, dissociation shows up in several different ways and for several different reasons. It’s one of many things that happens to people who have experienced suffering, and it’s a signal that healing may be needed. Fortunately, we as Christians belong to … Read More

Are Depression and Anxiety Rooted in Grief?

“My heart is in anguish within me; the terrors of death have fallen upon me. Fear and trembling come upon me, and horror overwhelms me.” Psalm 55:4-5 Psalm 55 is a passage I use frequently when counseling those who have experienced deep loss and … Read More

Are You a Compulsive Helper?

Compulsive behavior includes thoughts, urges or behaviors that persist despite negatively affecting health, job or relationships. Normally when we think of compulsions, we imagine a person who constantly checks the locks on doors or washes their hands all day long. But any behavior that … Read More