Daily from 04/23/2020 to 05/18/2021
Are We OK? Mental Health & Coping During a Pandemic
Dr. Matt Stanford of the Hope and Healing Center here in Houston (and one of MDPC’s Local Ministry Partners) recently presented at the (HIM) Hawaiian Islands Ministries 2020 Mental Health Webinar. This session will help us to cope in the weeks to come. For other sessions from the webinar, visit this link.
How to Endure Difficult Emotions
Amanda Grace Caldwell, M.A., LPC is the MDPC Counselor-in-Residence and offers short-term counseling for members and non-members alike. To book a session, visit counseling.mdpc.org. Or for other COVID-related counseling materials, visit corona.mdpc.org.
You might also enjoy Amanda Grace's Daily Devo centered on this same subject.
Connect As a Couple through Covid-19
Brett Hurst is the Relationships Ministries Pastor at MDPC and together, with his wife Kellie, founded Home Encouragement, serving marriages throughout Greater Houston. Brett and Kellie have had a long, fruitful marriage and are champions for couples of all ages and stages.
Meet with God in Isolating Times
Beth Case is the Caring Ministries Pastor at MDPC and has a God-given passion for people. In addition to serving in her pastoral role, Beth also meets with people in a spiritual direction setting.
Managing Parent/Child Relationships During a Lot of Togetherness
Tim Mavergeorge, M.A., LPC, LMFT, LCDC and his wife Nancy, are owners of Houston Center for Christian Counseling. Tim and Nancy have been married since 1986 and have four children. To view the document to which Tim and Nancy refer, click on the link below.
Staying Mentally Strong in Anxious Times
Jill Gilbert, LMFT, LPC, LPC-S is the owner of Memorial Family Connections. Jill has spoken to groups of all kinds on the topic of anxiety and has worked with adults and teens of all ages. She and her husband have three kids.
Resiliency for Overwhelmed Moms
Michelle Collins, MA, LPC, is the owner of Memorial Child and Family Therapy. Michelle is a mom of two herself and an expert in caring for children and families.
Grief and Change in Transition
Nancy Cofran is a licensed professional counselor, and loves working with couples, adolescents, and women's issues. She sees clients at Memorial Family Connections. Nancy, an MDPC member, is happily married with two children.
Detoxing from Screen and Media Fatigue
MDPC member, Dr. Lindsay Raymer is a psychiatrist in private practice in the Houston area. For 15 years, she has worked with teens and adults to help identify medication and psychotherapeutic treatment solutions for disorders of mood, anxiety, thought, and learning. She is the owner of Mindfully Mental Health, a telepsychiatry practice opening July 2020. She and her husband have two daughters.
Navigating Anxiety in Kids During COVID-19
Rachel and James Poysky address methods for helping kids deal with anxiety. Rachel is our Children's Pastor and Dr. James Poysky, Ph.D. provides evaluation & diagnostic testing (for children 2.5-18 years) and parent consultation services. His private practice is Katy Child Psychology Associates. Together, James Rachel, and her brother, created the non-profit Coach to Cure MD.