Working with Youth and Young Adults in an Age of Depression and Anxiety: A Workshop Empowering Christian Leaders

Event Details

Date: Friday, September 21
Time: 9:00-11:00 a.m.
Location: OVC Campus – 404 N. 7th Street, Colton, CA

Cost: FREE

This interactive workshop, led by Christian psychologists and counselors, addresses the following questions:

  1. What resources are available to help you support youth and young adults
  2. How to identify (and manage) a crisis
  3. What to offer a young person who is not in crisis, but suffers regular bouts of depression and anxiety
  4. What are "healthy" behaviors and how to encourage them
  5. What is it about this age group that makes them so different/unique

This mental health workshop is designed to equip youth leaders, pastors, parents, and anyone working with young adults to identify the signs of depression and anxiety in today's youth.

Please tell your church and school leaders about this important workshop and encourage them to attend.

Featured Speakers


Dr. Walter Linn, D.Min., Ph.D. LMFT

Dr. Linn founded Genesis Counseling Service in 1978 and serves as Executive Director. He has worked with couples and families for the last forty years, including speaking at seminars and conferences.  He consults with churches on a variety of issues and serves as a Personal Life Coach with pastors and businessmen.  He and his wife, Gayle speak at couples retreats and parenting seminars.

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Dr. Tony Angelo, PsyD

Dr. Angelo is a clinical psychologist who specializes in Forensic Psychology, specifically in the treatment of deviant sexual behavior, PTSD, and other forms of Trauma, as well as neuropsychological disorders. He is a certified EMDR therapist as well as specializing in other forms of therapy, including Gestalt Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Psychodyanic Therapy. Dr. Angelo currently serves and the Southern California Regional Director for SHARPER FUTURE, one of the state's largest providers of forensic psychology services.


Dr. Sheri Coulson, PhD

Dr. Coulson is an adjunct Professor in the Department of Psychology, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences at Cal State University, San Bernardino