Krissie Garland

Krissie Lain Garland was born and raised in Texas. She is a young widow and a mom to her amazing five-year-old twins, Joah and Selah. Krissie is a licensed professional counselor, certified trauma specialist, life coach, author, and speaker. She holds a master’s degree in Marriage and Family Counseling from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Krissie grew up as a pastor's kid and has a heart for working with the local church. With her experience, education, and extensive background working in the field of behavioral health, Krissie partners with churches and para church ministries around the world to help educate others in understanding mental illness in a biblical and practical way.

Hope and healing in the battle with mental illness

Hope and Healing in the Battle with Mental Illness Part 1

Part 1: Understanding the Struggle  Several months ago, Word of Life reached out and asked me to write a blog about mental health and the reality of its effects on the Christian community, as it is a topic that directly affects youth leaders and their ministries.  This topic continues to be a challenging subject for …

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