AACC Divisional Networking Mixers – Friday, September 16th 7:00 – 8:00 PM

Addiction and Recovery Network
The Addiction and Recovery Network, a division of the American Association of Christian Counselors, is designed for mental health practitioners, as well as pastors, ministry leaders and lay caregivers who desire to better understand and help those struggling with various forms of addiction. Join the Addiction and Recovery Network mixer to hear from Dr. Rhona Epstein on addiction work and network with likeminded professionals. As Christians, God wants us to be His instrument of healing and restoration. With God, we can overcome—and help others overcome—addictive behaviors.

Grief, Crisis and Disaster Network
The Grief, Crisis and Disaster Network exists to support mental health professionals, chaplains, pastors, crisis responders and volunteers serving in all helping fields related to grief counseling, crisis response and disaster services. The division seeks to further these fields and support helpers through training, certification, networking and collaboration.

Multicultural Division
Join the leaders of the Multicultural Division (MCD) of AACC for a networking session for those who have a heart for culturally-competent counseling in the 21st century. This division exists to provide global leadership, research, training and development for multicultural Christian counseling professionals who provide encouragement across various cultures including, but not limited to, African-Americans, Latino-Americans, Asian-Americans and Native-Americans.

Biblical Counseling and Spiritual Formation Network
If you hunger for spiritual maturity and care about making God’s Word and spiritual life prevalent in the counseling process, then join Drs. Ron Hawkins and Ian Jones, Directors of the Biblical Counseling and Spiritual Formation Network of the AACC, for a time to network and gather information about how you can be a part of this important movement.

Marriage and Family Network
Meet Dan Seaborn, AACC’s Marriage and Family Network Director and President and Founder of Winning At Home, Inc. Hear Dan’s vision for marriages and families today, get your questions answered, and learn more about AACC’s unique resources available. You will be encouraged and equipped in your marriage and family ministry and also gain new ideas to apply to your own relationships. Don’t miss this opportunity to network with marriage and family experts and gain practical information to put into practice in your counseling ministry and own home.

Society for Christian Psychology
Dr. Shannon Wolf, Director of the Society for Christian Psychology division of AACC, will host a networking and information session for all professionals interested in joining a division of AACC that promotes the development of a distinctly Christian psychology (including theory, research and practice) that is based on a Christian understanding of human nature.

Crisis Pregnancy and Abortion Recovery Network
The wounds caused by abortion are far-reaching and devastating. This network exists to equip and train counselors and caregivers on these important issues. Many clients are affected by such heartache, and it is essential that counselors and lay leaders understand their deep soul wounds and are equipped to offer effective healing interventions that lead to forgiveness, freedom and wholeness. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn how you can make a difference and offer hope!

Military Counseling Initiative
If you’re interested or involved in counseling troops, veterans, or their families, don’t miss this important event. Get the latest on providing expert care and counsel for our nation’s military servants and their families and learn how you can make a huge difference in your practice, church and community.