RESOURCES

Any of the following resources can by purchased from Grace Counselling. 


Email counselling@grace.za.org to order.

  • the wholeness course

    The Wholeness Course brings together the five areas of human function – the spiritual, rational, behavioural, physical and emotional aspects of self. Attenders will better understand why they think, feel and behave the way they do.


    Wholeness gives a practical framework for understanding how all areas of our life fits into God’s plan, and the tools that help us grow closer in our relationships with Him.


    Please note that this three-session course is a pre-requisite to the main annual Wholeness Counselling Training Course.


    R150 for the DVD set and accompanying manual.

    [Add R50 postage within SA}

  • 2017 christian counselling conference


    Our Vision at these annual Conferences is to draw together all Christian lay, pastoral and registered counsellors, psychologists, psychiatrist, pastors, life coaches and social workers for a day of training, networking, inspiring and encouraging.


    Our Mission is to see the body of Christ come together to offer excellence and unity in the field of counselling.


    The 2017 Conference is available on DVD with the following plenaries and breakaways:


    Many Parts of One Body – Madz Deyzel

    Director of Grace Counselling, a ministry of Grace Family Church

    Madz has developed the Wholeness Counselling Framework as a practical tool to aid pastors and lay counsellors navigate the complexities of people’s stories as they point people back to a right relationship with God.

    She is also a contributor for the AACC ‘Transformation’ online publication.


    Specialised Parts of the Body – Wendy Greyvensteyn

    Christianity and Professionals – Wendy Greyvensteyn

    Wendy is doing her doctorate on the interface of religion, spirituality and psychology.

    She has a passion for understanding people, psychological distress and follows a bio-psychosocial-spiritual approach to treatment.


    Sex and Porn Addiction – Brian Fowler

    Sex and Porn Addiction Recovery Life Coach, Michigan USA

    Brian Fowler has had 25 years’ experience in recovery from sexual addiction and speaks honestly and openly about the addiction, and the recovery journey.

    Brian runs a recovery programme called ‘The Uncovering’.


    Hope for Victims of Human Trafficking – Tabitha Lage

    CEO of Hope for Women South Africa and Co-Founder of the African Alliance against Human Trafficking

    Tabitha passionately works to empower our nation against human trafficking, exploitation, pornography and many other evils.

    With relationships in government, law enforcement and local and international organisations, she continues to change the myths of trafficking.


    God-Centred Play Therapy for Traumatised Children – Dr Karen van Zijl

    Certified Child Life Specialist and Play Therapist. President and Co-founder of NPO OPSSA [The Organisation for Paediatric Support in South Africa]

    Karen has represented SA at the Child Life Council’s International Summit on Paediatric Psychosocial Services in the USA.

    She has published articles in international journals and lectures students and professionals in various disciplines.

    Karen is an advocate for the rights of children in healthcare.


    Attachment Theory – Marietjie Strydom

    Specialised Social Worker, Play Therapist and International Presenter with a Master’s degree in Play Therapy

    Marietjie works in both public and private sectors as she specialises in the field of Trauma and Attachment.

    Both locally and abroad, she offers therapy and legal assessments, along with training to schools, parents and professionals.


    Medication and the Christian Faith – Dr Annemarie Potgieter

    MBChB, MMed Psych - Psychiatrist in private practice in Brooklyn, Pretoria

    Dr Potgieter has served on many Advisory Boards of Pharmaceutical Companies and Advocacy Groups for the destigmatisation of mental illness.

    She is passionate about a holistic approach to counselling involving Christian spirit, soul and body, where possible.


    R250 for the Team Edition DVD Set

    [Add R50 for postage within SA]

  • 2016 christian counselling conference

    This seven-session audio pack is available on CD


    • Jesus, Counselling and the Church - Madz Deyzel 
    • Therapy and Theology, the World vs the Word - Sandy van Vuuren
    • Marriage, a Biblical Approach - Adam Bright
    • Addictions - Conrad Cooper
    • Personality Disorders - Deborah Hulme
    • Trauma - Glenda Karow
    • Grief - Sarah Olds


    R200 per set

    [Add R50 for postage within SA]

  • sex and porn addiction - brian fowler

    Brian Fowler is deeply honest in this personal testimony of recovery from sex and porn addiction.


    In this audio set, he explains the nature of the disease and his journey of recovery.


    R40 per set.

    [Add R50 for postage within SA]











memo's from madz

While it is wise to learn from your mistakes, it is wiser to learn from the mistakes of others. 

As a counsellor, Madz Deyzel spends time in the counselling room listening to the mistakes of others. 


Click here to read her blog that deals with grief, marriage, self-worth and more.






lessons learned in the therapist's chair dr diane langberg

Dr Diane Langberg is a practicing psychologist whose clinical expertise includes 35 years of working with trauma survivors and clergy. She speaks internationally on topics related to women, trauma, ministry and the Christian life.


She is the director of Diane Langberg, Ph.D. & Associates, a group practice in suburban Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, staffed by Christian psychologists, social workers and counselors. The staff has expertise in many areas, including sexual and domestic abuse, addictions, depression and eating disorders. They work with adults, children and adolescents, and couples.


Lessons Learned in the Therapist's Chair - Audio


Make sure you check out her audio resources for counsellors.

global trauma recovery institute

A missional initiative by Biblical Seminary & under the leadership of Dr. Diane Langberg & Dr. Philip Monroe, the institute consists of a clinical faculty able to teach, train, and supervise individuals and groups seeking to enhance effective ministry and provide best clinical practices.


Trauma is the mission field of the 21st century. Trauma disrupts life, dissolves relationships & hinders faith development wherever it is experienced. As an expression of the Gospel, missional Christians follow Jesus into the world to care for the least of these suffering the effects of trauma.


GTRI provides high quality continuing educational resources, skills training, and case consultation for mental health clinicians, ministry leaders, & professionals interested in addressing the needs of psychosocial trauma victims in the United States and around the world.


Click here to find out about online training and resources.

  





the attachment foundation

Attachment Foundation was founded because they believe that attachment practices can change lives. 


Through this organisation, they aim to provide you with current information and training on evidence-based attachment theory and practices whether you are raising children, working with children, interested in relationships, or are keen to learn more about yourself. 


Attachment foundation invites you to join us on a journey of discovery, transformation, security, and growth.


Check out their blog here.

brain the renewal of the mind

Dr Caroline Leaf is a cognitive neuroscientist and since the early 1980‘s she has studied and researched the Mind-Brain connection through asking the question, can the mind change the brain? 


She has some incredible resources and tools for helping people understand what actually happens in the thought development process. She will give you insight into how you can literally change your brain structure through changing the way you think. 


We are literally transformed through changing the way we think.







boundaries - a 5 day challenge

Do you feel like others have more control over your life than they should? Do you feel guilty or afraid when you consider telling someone "no"? Maybe it's time to learn the power of boundaries with this 5-day challenge.


Remember you can do the full Boundaries course during the course of the year through Grace Grow Night, or complete it within your small group.


Email counselling@grace.za.org to order.








marriage  love and respect

Dr Emerson Eggerichs, Phd, Pastor, best selling author of "Love & Respect" alongside his son Jonathan Eggerichs, PsyD, host a podcast where they talk about Love and Respect in relationships whilst connecting theology and psychology. 


Their podcast highlights discussions between pastor and clinical psychologist, father and son. It is certain to serve and encourage men who desperately need to feel respected, and women who most desire to feel loved.


No person or relationship, whether inside or outside the home, is off-limits.


Listen to theirt podcast here.

imago marriage

When relationships get tough, it can be hard to listen, and impossible to feel heard. 


Imago shows you how to reconnect by using a new way of talking together called the Imago Intentional Dialogue. It's a way of listening and speaking which helps you learn more about each other. Imago tools can help you discover what lies beneath relationship conflict, and how to resolve it together.

 

If you need practical tools to aid better communication in your relationship, then Imago therapy is a fantastic route to investigate. 


Check out the Imago website to find a Imago therapist or Imago course near you.




hope for women

Hope for Women was founded in 2009 with the vision to end human trafficking and bring restoration to survivors through awareness and prevention initiatives, which are carried out alongside direct interventions to rescue, restore and reintegrate those who have fallen prey to the horrors of trafficking.


Connect with the team here or on 071 183 9201 or email admin@hopeforwomen.co.za


  





Sexaholics Anonymous [SA]

Sexaholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength, and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover.


Their site has great resources and connections for those needing help and direction.

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drugrehab.com

DrugRehab.com is an online resource that provides information about substance abuse and addiction.


Many people who struggle with mental illness also suffer from a substance abuse disorder, but often never seek treatment for their co-occurring disorder. 


DrugRehab.com provides individuals with information to help them to overcome their illnesses, put addiction into the past, and to reclaim their lives.