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Let's Talk About It: A Guide for Talking to Children After a Suicide of a Loved One

Heartland Christian Counseling's own Susan Dannen, therapist in the Des Moines office, assisted in editing this valuable book.  It explains how to approach the subject of suicide to a child who has been directly affected by it.   This wonderful resource is now available on Amazon.  Part of the sales proceeds go to Mindspring Mental Health Alliance who provide free webinars to the public.  

Click on the following link to inquire about it on Amazon, or to help increase the traffic around this very helpful resource.

 

https://www.amazon.com/dp/1736788493/ref=cm_sw_r_apan_i_BX76TP0D82ABK94AER81?_encoding=UTF8&psc=1

Stalin George Speaks at Pella Christian High School

On October 12, 2021, Stalin George took part in a chapel panel discussing diversity.  Thanks for being a willing positive role model for our kids Stalin!  To watch the video, click here.

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Several of our therapitsts presented at this wonderful women's conference on October 2, 2021.  Held at Lutheran Church of Hope in West Des Moines, it was a day of worship, bonding and learning.

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Click the link below to hear Karen Cleveland's interview on Talk Therapy - The Mental Health Show.  The interview first aired 6/4/21.  Karen gives lots of great info on the Enneagram Test.

Podcast | Talk Therapy (talktherapytmhs.com)

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Click the link below to hear Karen Cleveland's interview on Talk Therapy - The Mental Health Show.  The interview first aired 6/4/21.  Karen gives lots of great info on the Enneagram Test.

Podcast | Talk Therapy (talktherapytmhs.com)

2021 Inspire Conference!

Enjoy this free event!  And watch for our own Heidi Vermeer Quist's video on Mindfulness and Breath Prayers between main speakers! 

https://fit4theking.net/inspire-conference-2021/

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Click the link below and listen to Heidi Vermeer-Quist on Talk Therapy - The Mental Health Show.

Podcast | Talk Therapy (talktherapytmhs.com)

Dutch Greeters welcomed Heartland Christian Counseling's second location to Pella with a tour of their new facility and ribbon-cutting ceremony.

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Heidi Vermeer-Quist at the Marriage Retreat on 2-29-20. Sitting with Pastor John Nelson and his wife Shelley from Central Reformed Church in Oskaloosa.
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Stalin George speaking on Anxiety at Lutheran Church of Hope's men's group.

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Stalin George and Victoria Wieben at the Ministry Safe Event

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Heidi Vermeer-Quist speaking at the

INSPIRE Health Conference

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Jill Thomas representing Heartland at the Stork Affair at Mercy Medical Center

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Heidi Vermeer-Quist discussed the topic of Seasonal Affective Disorder

http://life1071.com/2019/02/faith-and-life-today-seasonal-affective-disorder/

Jill Thomas discussed the topic of Postpartum Depression

http://life1071.com/2019/03/faith-and-life-today-post-partum-depression/

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Listen to Heidi Vermeer-Quist's sermons at Harvest Vineyard Church in Ames, Iowa

Free From Anxiety: https://harvestvc.org/sermons/2019/20190203.mp3

Free From Toxic Comparison: https://harvestvc.org/sermons/2019/20190303.mp3

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Check out Barbara Graham and Jill Thomas on Work It Out! Live. Watch and listen as they guest co-host with Maxx Godsey.

Barbara Graham discussed the topic of conflict during the holidays.

https://www.renewalconciliation.org/work-it-out-live/2018/12/4/work-it-out-live-december-6-2018-broadcast

Jill Thomas discussed the topic of conflict and stress for expecting and new mothers from the condition called perinatal mood disorder, and how that affects the entire family.

https://www.renewalconciliation.org/work-it-out-live/2018/12/20/work-it-out-live-december-20-2018-broadcast

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