- Jul 15, 2020
California’s bishops have issued a groundbreaking new letter calling for an end to the stigma around mental health issues.
In the past the Church and psychology have not always ‘played well together,’ but clergy and mental health experts meeting in Rome this week are ready to make a change.
If you’re dealing with psychological illness as a Catholic, you’re not a failure, and you’re not alone. It’s important to see the Church’s spiritual resources and the modern practices of psychology and psychiatry as complementing one another, not as an either/or.