Commentary: Denomination’s first emotional health conference seeks to destigmatize mental illness

Emotional problems are amongst the most challenging and pervasive difficulties faced by our world today. In the church, there is still progress to be made in understanding the role of emotional health and abolishing the stigma of emotional imbalance. In October, the Seventh-day Adventist Church will hold its first international conference on ” Emotional Health & Wellness .” I urge members, pastors and administrators to attend and consider their approach to the issues of mental health and depression among their workers.

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