Telling Your Story Empowers You and Others
In this edition of Fresh Hope for Mental Health, Pastor Brad interviews Jason Petersen an avid video blogger who has bipolar disorder and blogs about it. Jason talks about how he began to tell his story of recovery from bipolar disorder through blogging which was healing for him and gave him a sense of freedom. Truth is, that every time you share your story with someone, it empowers both you and the one hearing it!
You’ll hear many insights than just the power of telling your story as Brad and Jason talk together. Jason is an Christian son, husband and father. He owns his own business in Lincoln, Nebraska and runs marathons; which is one of his passions. To read more about Jason and listen to his video blog go to: www.JasonPetersen.com
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Pastor Brad Hoefs, host of Fresh Hope for Mental Health, is the founder of Fresh Hope Ministries, a network of Christian mental health support groups for those who have a diagnosis and their loved ones. In other words, Fresh Hope is a Christian mental health support group.
Brad was diagnosed with bipolar disorder in 1995. He is a weekly blogger for www.bphope.us (Bipolar Magazine). He is also a certified peer specialist and has been doing pastoral counseling since 1985.
Brad is also the author of Fresh Hope: Living Well in Spite of a Mental Health Diagnosis, which is a available on Amazon or at: www.FreshHopeBook.com
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