The Intersection of Faith and Mental Illness

Posted: October 25, 2022


Dr. Peace Amadi, Associate Professor of Psychology & Counseling at Hope International University, is one of three mental health experts featured in an article and video published by The report by Amber Strong explores how Christians are making Biblical connections to mental wellness, and how the two domains are interrelated.

Having grown up in a pastor's home, Dr. Amadi shares insights from her own personal journey and struggles. She emphasizes that Christians and Christian leaders are not exempt from mental health challenges, and how her understanding and perceptions have changed over the years. 

"You don't stop believing in God when you need your healing," Amadi said. "You don't stop believing in God because you're seeking a specialist. It all can work together."


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