A Moment for the Family: Caring for Mental Health

Gary Duncan and Dr. Mary Manz Simon talk about the importance of mental health care during and following the pandemic. What are the range of emotions that we experience daily and how do we cope with them?

A Moment for the Family: Family Mental Health

Dr. Mary Manz Simon discusses with Gary Duncan information about what the American Academy of Pediatrics is calling a mental health crisis

A Moment for the Family: Making Mental Health a Priority

Dr. Mary Manz Simon and Gary Duncan discuss mental health issues with kids and adults.  More people are beginning to accept and understand that mental health care and treatment are an extremely important part of overall healthcare. 

{The Lutheran Ladies’ Lounge} Wild Card: Stewardship of the Mind and the Emotions

The Lutheran Ladies turn their attention toward a crucial aspect of personal health and wellness.

{The Lutheran Ladies’ Lounge} Erin’s One-Question Interview: Empathy

Sarah, Erin, Bri, and Rachel welcome special guest Heidi Goehmann into the Lounge to talk about mental health in the church — and, most especially, what it means to give and receive empathy. 

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The Coffee Hour – Church Worker Wellness and Building Up the Body

Andy and Sarah talk with Deaconess Heidi Goehmann, LCSW.

A Moment for the Family: Separation Anxiety

On our podcast this week Dr. Mary Manz Simon and Gary Duncan discuss Separation Anxiety. What is Separation Anxiety? We will answer that question and offer some useful tips for coping with these types of mental health issues.

A Moment for the Family: Benefits of Recess and Play

Gary Duncan and Dr. Mary Manz Simon talk about the importance of recess for school kids. Play supports mental health and helps kids focus when they return to the classroom. Listen to hear more about the benefits of playing.

A Moment for the Family: Expecting Normalcy

Research released in just the past few days shows that parents expect a shift toward normalcy soon.  However, right now, they have high levels of anxiety about their children returning to in-person learning. Listen to Gary and Dr. Mary Manz Simon discuss ways to help our kids and us feel supported and safe.  We must be alert to mental health needs.