Leading Causes of Life and Optimal Mental Health

Leading Causes of Life and Optimal Mental Health

      By Teresa Cutts and Gary Gunderson Before there were moms, dads, kids and neighbors, viruses such as COVID-19 have tried to kill us. Today, armed with astonishing technologies, we humans can detect and monitor viruses around the world in nearly...

CareNet Counselors Q&A: Denise Merritt

CareNet Counselors Q&A: Denise Merritt

From Serving to Service   What path did you take to become a counselor? As I look back now, my earlier life journey, which took me into the military, was a direct result of biblical hermeneutics long before attending seminary. Discovering myself as a marriage and...

Podcast – Exploring the Intersection of Faith & Health

Podcast – Exploring the Intersection of Faith & Health

Andy Brewer, Instructional Technologist with the Northwest Area Health Education Center (NWAHEC), interviews F Keith Stirewalt PA-C MBA MDiv, Program Director for FaithHealth Clinical Medicine. This podcast explores the relationship between the practices of faith, clinical medicine, and medical education. How does our faith affect our reception of and perception of our health? How can we educate clinical personnel so that they honor this sacred intersection?

Mother’s Day Offering 2020

Mother’s Day Offering 2020

The gifts of North Carolina Baptists to the Mother’s Day Offering coupled with the world class care of Wake Forest Baptist Health had a tremendous impact on the road to healing for Declan Johnson, Marie Brown and Vicki Gruver. The 2020 Mother’s Day Offering video above tells their stories and the impact the Mother’s Day Offering has made for their families.

Breaking through the walls of stigma

Breaking through the walls of stigma

  By Melanie Raskin “If only I’d known...” is the lament of family and friends of people with mental illness. Bill Lindsey, executive director of National Alliance on Mental Illness South Carolina (NAMI SC), believes eliminating the stigma around mental illness...

CareNet Counselors Q&A: Denise Merritt

CareNet Counselors Q&A: Les Gura

  It’s Always About Story   What path did you take to become a counselor? I was a journalist for nearly 30 years, working for newspapers in California, Connecticut and North Carolina. As a lifelong writer and editor, I loved talking with people and...

CareNet Counselors Q & A: Cindy Ray

CareNet Counselors Q & A: Cindy Ray

      A Lived Life That Informs Counseling   CareNet is a compassionate, professional, statewide, community-based counseling organization affiliated with Wake Forest Baptist Health. Over the next few weeks, we'll hear from a few of the counselors....