“Helping Those Hurt by Spiritual Abuse: Tools for Mental Health Professionals”
Friday, September 14, 2018 (1pm – 4pm)
Stephanie Adams, MA, LPC specializes in counseling teens and young adults with anxiety out of her office in Fort Worth, TX and through secure online counseling. Prior to her current practice, she spent a year as the staff counselor at a rape crisis center, and wrote a book for new counselors called The Beginning Counselor’s Survival Guide. She became interested in the topic of spiritual abuse when she had the opportunity to write for Recovering Grace, a website created to support survivors of alleged sexual and spiritual abuse within the ministry of Bill Gothard and his associated organizations. Stephanie currently lives in Fort Worth with her husband, daughter and a miniature poodle named Wookie.
1. Define spiritual abuse and recognize examples of it in a client’s life.
2. Identify 12 areas of a person’s life often impacted by spiritual abuse.
3. Name multiple practical intervention strategies for helping clients impacted by spiritual abuse.
The fee for this 3-hour CEU seminar is $50 for non-MHA members, $40 for MHA members and $20 for students. Registration deadline (online/by mail) must be received by Thursday, September 13, 2018.
MHA is an approved provider of continuing education in Texas for LPC with approval #1099, Social Workers #5467, and LMFT #419.
For additional information, please contact Barbara Jordan at 817-569-5779 Barbara.Jordan@mhmrtc.org