Grace Counseling Services
Winter Haven, PLLC
How Christian Counseling Works
Christian mental health counseling is a ministry under the spiritual gifts of helping and encouragement which integrates psychological concepts with biblical truths to help people overcome mental and emotional concerns. It recognizes the importance of a client’s faith as part of their healing and recovery process.
Christian counseling can be provided by religious leaders or licensed mental health clinicians (i.e., psychologists, social workers, mental health counselors or marriage and family therapists). Those providing Christian counseling should have either a certification or graduate level (masters’ degree) education in Christian counseling that prepares them to be culturally competent in faith-based issues.
Christian counselors can address the following mental health conditions:
Christian counselors may use the following strategies as part of the therapy process:
The staff at Grace Counseling Services of Winter Haven recognize the importance of faith in the therapeutic process and are trained to practice Christian counseling for clients who want to integrate their Christian beliefs with their mental health process.