Kirsten Panachyda writes and speaks to infuse courage into the soul-weary. Her book Among Lions: Fighting for Faith and Finding Your Rest while Parenting a Child with Mental Illness is available now. Kirsten blogs at kirstenp.com. She and her husband Dan have two sons, and they are a roller-coaster-riding, travel-loving, blue-hair-dying family.
Some topics include:
How did she transition from being afraid of sharing family’s story to having confidence to write the book?
What are some practical tips to prepare a loved one going to inpatient mental health facility?
How did Kirsten cope with son being hospitalied 2.5 hours from her home?
What is the Hope for Hurting Parents blog and support group?
What Does Healing Mean to You?
Hope for Hurting Parents – Provides resources for parents hurting over destructive behaviors or choices of their teen to adult children