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Mending the Soul Basic Training

  • City Bible Church 9200 Northeast Fremont Street Portland, OR, 97220 United States (map)

Friday Evening, Feb. 9th 6:00PM-9:00PM- Coffee, tea, and appetizers will be served. 

Saturday, February 10th 8:30AM-5:00PM - Coffee, tea, morning and afternoon snacks, lunch, and beverages will be served. 

SPEAKERS: Mending the Soul Co-founders, Dr. Steven Tracy, M.DIV., TH.M., PH.D and Celestia Tracy, M.A. Mending the Soul Leadership Team Members: Rebekah Stines, MSPC, LPC Intern and Rebecca Bloomfield, MTS Board Member and Director of NW Regional Leadership Team

Abuse tears the soul, and as Christ followers, we are given the unique responsibility to minister God’s healing touch through the way that we relate to others. This training furthers our understanding of abuse and trauma so that we are able to attune to the critical needs of those we love and care for. Includes: movie clips, interactive exercises, expressive art, and small group discussion on: Theology of Suffering, Brokenness, and Compassion, Understanding Abuse as a Perversion of Image of God, Five types of abuse, the four primary effects of Abuse, Creating Relational Safety, Defenses of the Heart. Special presentation from a Physician on what mentors need to understand while working with those who suffer from addictions and PTSD who need psychotropic medication during the stabilization phase,

MTS Basic Training Registration fee is $150Mentor Support Collaborative participants who attend all of the MSC training sessions will receive a special discount rate of $45 for the MTS Basic Training. To receive the discount code, participants must register for ALL of the MSC Training prior to registering online at Mending the Soul. Once registered for the MSC training, the MTS Basic Training discount code will be emailed to you. 

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Registration fee includes: Coffee, snacks, lunch, refreshments, materials, and speaker honorariums.