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Latter-day Saint Psychologist: 3 Scriptures That Can Help Fight the Multi-Front Mental Illness War

by Dr. David T. Morgan | April 24, 2019 | Makes You Think

For many years I have been interested in the relationship between mental health and the gospel of Jesus Chr...

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3 Things to Remember When Attending Church Is Uncomfortable

by Jessica Grimaud | March 18, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Being at church has at times been a major struggle for me. My first major panic attack happened during a Su...

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"Her Soul Had Been Kidnapped from Her": Mother and Daughter Share Honest Insights Into Teen Depression

by Jane Clayson Jonhnson, excerpted from "Silent Souls Weeping: Depression—Sharing Stories, Finding Hope" | March 13, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Isabela’s* depression first manifested as anxiety, hitting during her seventh-grade year of school. Her mom...

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How 2 Bible Stories Shaped My Perspective on Mental Illness

by Spencer Hyde | February 23, 2019 | Makes You Think

At 6 years old, I realized I cared more about the number of times the windshield wipers moved back and fort...

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How a Nighttime Prompting Helped 2 Women Find Help for Their Depression

by Church News | February 21, 2019 | Mormon Life

While speaking at an LDS Business College devotional, Sister Sue Clark, wife of Elder Kim B. Clark, shared ...

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Jane Clayson Johnson Tackles Stigmas of Depression and Perfectionism in the Church

by Jane Clayson Johnson | January 31, 2019 | Makes You Think

You begin the book with an open and frank exploration of your own harrowing journey through depression. Was...

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For Those Struggling with Mental Illness: 4 Messages from Church Leaders You Need to Hear

by Katie Lambert | January 26, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

One in four people worldwide will be affected by mental illness or neurological disorders at one point in t...

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Latter-day Saint Journalist Shares Honest, Raw Story of Depression to Bring Hope to Others

by Trent Toone, for LDS Living | January 21, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

There was a time when Jane Clayson Johnson felt so depressed that she planned her own funeral and secretly ...

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How We Can Dispel Mental Illness Myths + The Story Behind the "Mental Health Hymn"

by Jane Clayson Johnson, excerpted from "Silent Souls Weeping: Depression—Sharing Stories, Finding Hope" | January 11, 2019 | Makes You Think

This story originally appeared in the  January/February 2019 issue  of  LDS Living magazine ...

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4 Ways You Can Help a Struggling Missionary

by Jenny Spencer Hunt and Brooke Ward | January 8, 2019 | Mormon Life

Missionaries can deal with a slew of issues, and as a parent, sibling, or friend reading and writing letter...