CentrePointe Counseling News

2019 Annual Report

Nov 22, 2019

Dear Friend of CentrePointe Counseling, As the new Executive Director, I have had the privilege of becoming familiar with CentrePointe’s staff and board over the last few months. I appreciate the work they do to make counseling available and affordable to those seeking professional mental health care in the Maryland, Washington, DC, and Virginia areas.…

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Welcome Helen Kim, new Executive Director!

Aug 17, 2019

We are so excited to welcome Helen Kim as our new Executive Director! Helen is former Executive Director and Chairperson of Hope For Sydney in Sydney, Australia, a start-up non-profit Christian organization that built partnerships and programs towards developing a culture of charitable volunteering and involvement amongst local churches and young workers. She has previously…

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Making Counseling Possible

Jun 28, 2019

“I want to say thank you … You have made us a better church because of your willingness to partner with us in making counseling possible.” On our Facebook page, a local pastor shared his testimony of how counseling services through CentrePointe Counseling were critical in his health, well-being, and ability to pastor the church.…

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It is Well

Apr 4, 2019

Winter in the Mid-Atlantic has been chased away by the blustery storms of spring. As the wind picks up and the heavy clouds roll through, I’m reminded of the hope-filled words that Horatio Spafford once wrote as his ship crossed over the waters where his daughters had perished: When peace like a river, attendeth my…

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Does your church have what it takes?

Dec 15, 2018

If your church has 100 congregation members, 26 of them are struggling with mental illness. …the woman whose child’s severe anxiety keeps him from Sunday School and her from hearing the sermon. …the man who smiles while passing the offering but struggles to get out of bed to come to church. …the sunny teenager who…

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Reaching out in the "Age of Loneliness"

Sep 27, 2018

Did you know that 25% of the adult population struggles with a mental illness in any given year? One-quarter of the adult population is equal to the number of people diagnosed with cancer, those living with heart disease, people infected with HIV and AIDS, and those with diabetes- all combined. (Troubled Minds, by Amy Simpson,…

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"…a counselor saved me. But not only me…"

Jun 4, 2018

  Dear Friend of CentrePointe: We recently heard this story at a CentrePointe event celebrating our work. It gives a powerful glimpse into our mission: “Imagine being in crisis and unsure of where to turn. Maybe you feel frightened. Maybe you feel ashamed to ask for help. Now imagine gathering your courage to call someone…

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2017 Annual Report

Dec 6, 2017

To read the 2017 Annual Report click here:   2017 CPC AR_for web

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Fall 2017 CEU: Mentalization as a Treatment Shift, Sept. 8

Aug 30, 2017

Please join us for these exciting professional training seminars in 2017. More information and conference descriptions will be available online at Eventbrite.com. This is a professional workshop, open only to mental health and other health professionals seeking an advanced level training. Mentalization as a Treatment Shift, Sept. 8, 9:30am- 12:30pm. Mentalization is key to well-being,…

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News from CentrePointe! Aug 2017

Aug 30, 2017

  News from CentrePointe! Women Helping Women Luncheon Our Women Helping Women (WHW) campaign is crucial to our mission of creating a ripple effect in communities. As you know, CentrePointe wants to positively affect communities and we believe a key component is serving women. Did you know that women are: More likely then men to…

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