TRI Research Colloquium: Contemplative Prayer as an Alternative to Mindfulness-Based Interventions for Christian Clients

Susan Wood

Joshua J. Knabb, PsyD, ABPP NOTE for Thrive Center researchers: Prior to the 11:00 am colloquium Dr. Knabb will be speaking with the combined Thrive Center labs. The colloquium lecture will be followed by a luncheon for faculty and invited students.   Joshua J. Knabb, PsyD, ABPP, is a board certified clinical psychologist specializing in individual and couples therapy. Residing …

Children’s Spirituality Conference, Society for Children’s Spirituality: Christian Perspectives

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Dr. Pamela Ebstyne King will deliver the opening plenary address at the fifth Children’s Spirituality Conference of the Society for Children’s Spirituality: Christian Perspectives, June 12–14, 2016, Lipscomb University, Nashville, Tennessee: “What’s God Got to Do With it? Transcendence and a Psychology of Christian Formation” For more information:


Spirituality Can Offer Youth More Than Education or Recreation Can Offer

Susan Wood Spirituality and Religion 2 Comments

Are you saying a synagogue or church can nurture thriving young people better than a great scouts program or a Boys and Girls Club with engaged, caring leaders? Do you think greater resources for character development can come from a healthy mosque or temple community than from a Little League team or a classroom whose coach or teacher connects with …