Hiding in the Shadows: November 2 & 9, February 6 - 20
ScheduleAll sessions are free and open to the public and held in Rudd Auditorium.
Friday, November 2, 10 a.m.
Dr. Diane Langberg, Practicing Psychologist & Author
Friday, November 9, 10 a.m.
Mr. Dave Wiley, Brainerd Baptist Church, Director of Community Ministry
Wednesday, February 6, 10 a.m.
Dr. Mark Yarhouse, Regent University, Professor
Friday, February 8, 10 a.m.
Monday, February 11, 10 a.m.
Wednesday, February 13, 10 a.m.
Word and Worship
Friday, February 15, 10 a.m.
Monday, February 18, 10 a.m.
Wednesday, February 20, 10 a.m.
Corporate Prayer and Worship
Guest Speaker Information
Dr. Langberg is a practicing psychologist with 35 years of clinical expertise with trauma survivors and clergy. She is the director of a group practice in suburban Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, staffed by Christian psychologists, social workers and counselors who work with people in many areas, including sexual and domestic abuse, addictions, depression and eating disorders. Dr. Langberg is a faculty member of Westminster Theological Seminary. She is the author of Counsel for Pastors’ Wives, Counseling Survivors of Sexual Abuse, and On the Threshold of Hope: Opening the Door to Healing for Survivors of Sexual Abuse. Dr. Langberg is a columnist for Christian Counseling Today. She serves as Chair of the Executive Board of the American Association of Christian Counselors, and serves on the boards of GRACE (Godly Response to Abuse in a Christian Environment) and the Society for Christian Psychology. She is also founder of The Place of Refuge, an inner city, nonprofit trauma and training center and has received various professional awards. She is married and has two sons.
Dr. Mark Yarhouse is the Rosemarie Scotti Hughes Endowed Chair of Christian Thought in Mental Health Practice Professor at Regent University in Virginia Beach, VA. He completed a variety of degrees including B.A. in Philosophy and Art with a minor in Psychology (Calvin College), Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology, M.A. in Clinical Psychology and M.A. in Theological Studies (Wheaton College Graduate School). He then began working in the Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology at Regent, where he developed the Institute for the Study of Sexual Identity (ISSI), a team of doctoral students who work in the areas of research, training and clinical services. He teaches doctoral courses in Applied/Clinical Integration, Ethics, Human Sexuality, Psychopathology, Family Therapy, and Christian Healing. His philosophy of teaching involves seeing and studying “through the eyes of faith.” Dr. Yarhouse has published two integration textbooks and several books about homosexuality and sexual identity. He regularly publishes in various journals and presents at conferences, and serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Psychology and Theology and Christian Counseling Today.