Mental disorders, such as depression, bipolar, and schizophrenia not only affects the individual, but also their family members, spilling over to the community and the church. Due to the lack of
Mental disorders, such as depression, bipolar, and schizophrenia not only affects the individual, but also their family members, spilling over to the community and the church.
Due to the lack of awareness and proper understanding of the mentally ill, society holds myths and misconceptions about the whole area of mental illness. An informed caring, and forging a “therapeutic relationship” can greatly assist in the healing process, and bring satisfaction to the care givers.
This course will bring awareness as to how the church can make a difference on sufferers and how its members can be a powerful channel of healing.
NACC Contact Hours Awarded: 2 hours
(Saturday) 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Dr. Eddie Soon
Dr. Eddie Soon
Dr. Eddie Soon studied under Dr. Larry Crabb for his Masters in Biblical Counselling at Colorado Christian University. He also has a M. Div. (Pastoral Ministry) from MBTS. As part of his Doctor of Psychology degree, he was attached to the Department of Psychological Medicine at University Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC) and also at HUKM. He has been teaching medical students for more than 10 years and presently lectures at Quest International University, Perak. He is married to Mei and has a daughter, Eileen.