There’s been noteworthy progress in recent years treating mental illness. We know that expressing love and caring evokes good response in mental health beyond what medication can do.
Why is love particularly needed when treating mental illness? No matter how disturbed people’s ability to reason, they relate to love on a different level from reason. Love calms and comforts naturally. Even in tragedy, people are grateful for a hug from a stranger.
In this chat Christian Science Practitioner Brian Talcott discusses a spiritual approach to mental health and treating mental illness. He underscores the importance of expressing divine love in facing mental health problems, and the practical role of inspired prayer.
Brian responds to heartfelt questions and stories from caregivers and people coping with mental illness. Listen…