Common Motives Behind Self-Harm

There are four common motivations that may drive the destructive behavior of self-harm.

Self-Harm and Suicide

Attention to the unique motives behind self-injurious behavior allows for more effective counseling. 

The Danger of Secret Temptations

Temptations that remain secret have more power over you than you may realize.

What is Keeping You From Being Patient?

Before you critique a counselee evaluate your own motives.

On Cultivating an Appetite for Sin

When we don’t repent, sin will lead to more sin and eventually take us to places we never thought we’d go.

Biblical Counseling Must Address Actual Sins

Actual sins must be addressed as part of a holistic plan of counseling against sin.

Original Sin and Counseling

Doctrine matters for counseling, and this doctrine in particular matters for addressing problems.

Quality Counseling Training Comes to Detroit

Great counseling training come to the Detroit area.

Benefit Finding vs Redemptive Suffering

A theology of redemptive suffering provides a more robust framework for enduring trials than does a psychology of benefit finding.

Signs & Wonders and Counseling Outcomes

Biblical counselors must help their counselees have realistic expectations regarding outcomes.