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Way for Women Retreat

A healing retreat for female survivors of sexual abuse, January 26-28, 2024 or September 13-15, 2024. Contact Sue Stubbs,









Elza Spaedy's Books

Freedom Through Christ: A Memoir of Healing in the Aftermath of Sexual Abuse; and Healed and Restored: A Journey Through Trauma, Resilience, and Transformative Healing.

Wisdom Integrative Counseling, PLLC

A private practice founded by Christine Wisdom, M.S. LCMHC , in Davidson, NC. The mission of Wisdom Integrative Counseling is to assist individuals of all ages, couples and families in their search of healing and wholeness by providing counseling to improve health in mind, body and spirit. 704-960-3619,

Catholic Charities 

Bryan Sullivan, Director of Counseling. 704-370-3217,

Stephen's Ministry 

The Stephen Ministry is made up of St. Mark parishioners who have received extensive training to give emotional and spiritual care/support to fellow St. Mark parishioners as well as to those in our community. This ministry is a confidential, one to one opportunity to receive Christian care in a comfortable meeting place, whether in your home, parish hall, or even in a park setting. For more information, contact either Leanne Vaccaro, or Rich Kull, Visit our website at ministry.

Inner Healing Prayer

Come and encounter Jesus’ love for you through inner healing prayer binding up wounds and healing a broken heart. Contact Stephanie at for more information.



Local Courage and EnCourage Chapters 

A Catholic apostolate for men and women who experience same-sex attractions and for the family members and loved ones of those who identify as LGBTQ+. Inquire about our local Courage chapter at and our local EnCourage chapter at










For a Better Marriage

A retreat for hurting marriage. Next retreat Jan 19-21, 2024, Catholic Conference Center, Hickory. For more information:, 800-470-2230 or

Catholic Divorce Healing Program

Build a New Life workshop. Starts January 18th on Zoom. Register at or call Carolyn: 608-547-9484.

Rachel's Vineyard Retreats 

Rachel's Vineyard is a safe place to renew, rebuild and redeem hearts broken by abortion. Weekend retreats offer you a supportive, confidential and non-judgmental environment where women and men can express, release and reconcile painful post-abortive emotions to begin the process of restoration, renewal and healing. Call 877-HOPE-4-ME.


Birthright of Charlotte 

A pro-life pregnancy center which offers assistance to those facing an unplanned or problem pregnancy. Services are free and confidential.

If you feel like you could use the services of one of our counselors from this list and money is an issue, please do not hesitate to contact Healed and Restored at for assistance covering your counseling sessions.


- Elza

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