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Albers, Robert H., Steven D.Thurber, William H. Meller. (editors), Ministry With Persons With A Mental Illness And Their Families. Ausburg/Fortress Press, 2012.
Carlson, Dwight L. Why Christians Shoot Their Wounded?: Helping (Not Hurting) Those with emotional Difficulties. Inter-Varsity, 1994.
Johnson, W. Brad and William L. Johnson. The Minister’s Guide to Psychological Disorders and Treatments: Second Edition. NY: Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, 2014.
Simpson, Amy. Troubled Minds: Mental Illness And The Church's Mission. Inter-Varsity, 2013.
Strobel, Shriley. Creating a Circle of Caring: The Church and the Mentally Ill. Raleigh, NC: NAMI-NC, 1997.
Waterhouse, Steven. Strength for His People: A Ministry for Families of the Mentally Ill. Westcliff Bible Press, 1994.
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How to Rate Your Faith Community (Adapted from criteria established by the Presbyterian Serious Mental Illness Network – PSMIN)