Samaritan, through therapist Doug Bisbee, also provides these services under the Mental Health Ministry umbrella:
Prepares professional and volunteer faith leaders through a three-level tier training program for encounters in their faith communities with those suffering from mental health issues.
Meet individually with clergy and other faith leaders regarding vocational issues and goal setting. This is a self-pay service.
Facilitated groups that support clergy members and train them to be more effective leaders. This is a self-pay service.
Series of four sessions helps couples prepare for marriage and improve marital satisfaction. Participants use the Prepare and Enrich Inventory to explore the dynamics of their relationship through the lens of family background and personality traits. Premarital counseling is facilitated by one of our state-licensed counselors. These are self-pay services.
The Mental Health Ministry Initiative is a collaboration between Samaritan and NAMI Fox Valley.