Our guests take a compassionate and knowledgeable approach to the topic of mental illness, discussing its medical, psychological and spiritual aspects as well as the challenges it poses for families. (Part 2 of 2)
Author Amy Simpson reminds us that people with mental illness are our neighbors and our brothers and sisters in Christ, and she shows us the path to loving them well.Buy Now
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Author Greg Russ shares the insights he learned when his depression intersected God's mercy. The book extends an invitation to families, friends and churches to become part of the comforting process.Buy Now
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Jared PingletonView Bio
Dr. Jared Pingleton is a clinical psychologist, author and minister. He is also the Director of Focus on the Family's Counseling Department. Prior to coming to Focus, Dr. Pingleton founded and directed The Relationship Center in Missouri. He and his wife, Linda, have four sons.
Don GraberView Bio
Dr. Don Graber retired in 2013 following a professional career that spanned more than 35 years. He worked as a psychiatrist in private practice, as a staff psychiatrist and as the medical director of a psychiatric hospital. Dr. Graber continues to serve in his field as a member of Focus on the Family's Physicians Resource Council.
Ricardo WhyteView Bio
Dr. Ricardo Whyte is the Director of Chemical Dependency Services at Loma Linda Behavioral Medicine Center of Loma Linda University. He also serves as the Medical Director of the Outpatient Psychiatry Service of the Loma Linda University Psychiatry Department at the Behavioral Health Institute, and on Focus on the Family's Physicians Resource Council. Dr. Whyte and his wife, Florence, have one child, a daughter named Alexi.