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Remembering Dr. Archibald Hart

The Memorial Service for Dr. Archibald D. Hart  July 21, 2021  Today, we remember and celebrate a beloved colleague and friend, outstanding educator, administrator, author, and former board member of the American Association of Christian Counselors, Dr. Archibald Hart.  To know him was to love him. His passion and communication skills, wrapped in one of […]

By AACC, 2 months ago
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Remembering the Life and Legacy of Dr. Archibald Hart

With heavy hearts, we share the news that a colleague, friend, outstanding educator, administrator, author, member, and former board member of the American Association of Christian Counselors, Dr. Archibald Hart, passed away on July 18th, 2021. Dr. Hart was a pioneer in the field and Christian counseling and psychology. With permission, we share a letter […]

By AACC, 2 months ago
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Creating a Culture of On-Site Self-Care Strategies

by Alexia Georghiou Burnout was recently defined as an epidemic and diagnosable condition by the World Health Organization. With the COVID19 pandemic, it is time to begin developing onsite self-care strategies. Whether we are in the office, or joining virtually, there are stressors leading to the burnout that so many have recently experienced.  As helping […]

By AACC, 3 months ago
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Grace for Mothers

“You are sending someone else?” The condescending tone on the other side of the phone was evident to me. “Yes, if the doctor is not going to be able to do the procedure that day, I will send my friend with my daughter for the doctor’s appointment.” “Ok,” the condescension continued as I tried to […]

By AACC, 4 months ago
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Creating Healing Spaces for Those Affected by Race-based Trauma

by Fredrica Brooks-Davis, M.A., Psy.D. According to the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) 2019 Hate Crime Statistics Report, data collected by 15,588 law enforcement agencies reported 7,314 hate crimes that involved 8,559 offenses. There were 8,552 victims of single-bias motivated incidents, of which 57.6% were a result of race/ethnicity/ancestry bias, 20.1% religion bias, and 16.7% […]

By AACC, 5 months ago
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A Tribute to Dr. David Stoop by Stephen Arterburn

On March 10, 2021, psychologist Dr. David Stoop, clinical psychologist, best-selling author, Christian recovery pioneer, dies at age 83 died in Newport Beach, California, while trying to recover from a stroke experienced five months earlier. He was 83 years old. He was married to Dr. Jan Stoop, for 63 years.

By AACC, 6 months ago
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Nobody Get’s Me: Today’s Lost Generation

Nobody Get’s Me: Today’s Lost Generation by Chap Clark, Ph.D. “We are still toiling up the hill; we have not yet reached the crest-line of it; we cannot survey the landscape or even imagine what its condition will be when that longed-for morning comes.”1– Winston Churchill It has been called “the beginning of a ‘little ice […]

By AACC, 6 months ago
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In Memoriam: Dr. David Stoop

In Memoriam: Dr. David Stoop With heavy hearts, we share the news that American Association of Christian Counselor’s Executive Board member, noted psychologist, and author, Dr. David Stoop, passed away on Wednesday, March 10th. Dr. Stoop was an amazingly reasoned voice for truth and righteousness in Christian mental health care and friend to all. He […]

By AACC, 6 months ago
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Don’t Settle for Laodicea

Don’t Settle for Laodicea   by Stephanie Murphy, LMFT Yes, in the Book of Revelation, we are considered to be the church of Laodicea.  As you read the description of this church in Bible prophecy, it all seems to fit our present day and age, doesn’t it”  These words weren’t spoken by just anyone, they were […]

By AACC, 7 months ago
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A Tribute to Dr. Larry Crabb: From Waiting for Heaven to Fully Alive!

A Tribute to Dr. Larry Crabb: From Waiting for Heaven to Fully Alive! by Jim Cress, M.A. Larry Crabb has been waiting to close on his earthly house, and move into his all new heavenly home for many years now.  On Sunday morning, February 28, 2021 Larry walked through the celestial door God had opened and […]

By AACC, 7 months ago