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Latter-day Saint psychologist: Why I believe spirituality can help mental health

by Dr. David T. Morgan, Contributor | October 9, 2020 | Makes You Think

As a mental health professional whose desire is to help people with mental health concerns, I was dismayed ...

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Latter-day Saint psychologist: Anxiety and depression are not sins (but the Savior's Atonement still helps)

by Dr. David T. Morgan, Contributor | September 29, 2020 | Makes You Think

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has provided wonderful mental health resources in recent ye...

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'There's never an end': The surprising response President Nelson gave to a Primary child's question that changed my understanding of the gospel

by Dr. David T. Morgan, Contributor | August 27, 2020 | Makes You Think

The April 2020 general conference was like no other. Broadcasting from a small auditorium, there was no gen...

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Gospel burnout: 3 helpful solutions from a Latter-day Saint psychologist

by Dr. David T. Morgan, Contributor | July 14, 2020 | Makes You Think

COVID-19 has introduced major disruptions into our society, including into the Lord’s restored church. We c...

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Latter-day Saint Psychologist: How to reach our potential for happiness

by Dr. David T. Morgan, Contributor | June 25, 2020 | Makes You Think

When I was about 13 years of age, a new family moved into our ward. They had a 12-year-old son. He and I ha...

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Latter-day Saint Psychologist: 2 Ways to Find Hope during Times of Despair

by Dr. David T. Morgan, Contributor | May 26, 2020 | Makes You Think

In Washington state, we are in our eighth week of our governor’s “stay at home” order to help stop the spre...

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Latter-day Saint Psychologist: Anxiety Lessons Learned During COVID-19

by Dr. David T. Morgan, Contributor

True confession: I have always been somewhat anxious. But I think this liability has been a blessing to me ...

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Latter-day Saint Psychologist: What the First Vision Teaches about Managing Personal Challenges

by Dr. David T. Morgan, Contributor | Makes You Think

Many years ago, I recall hearing President Spencer W. Kimball state that each time he participated in a tem...

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Latter-day Saint Psychologist: The Lord’s Role vs. Your Role in Anxiety Management

by Dr. David T. Morgan, Contributor | Makes You Think

When asked to return to Jerusalem and retrieve the plates of brass, Nephi responded in faith that he would ...

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Latter-day Saint Psychologist: Why I Wish My Nephew in a Wheelchair Could Be in All My Client Interviews

by Dr. David T. Morgan, Contributor | Makes You Think

This article is written by Dr. David T. Morgan, who writes for  LDS Living  under the title of “L...