Compassion. Grace. Healing.
Hope is something God promised you!
With the deep compassion of someone who has been there, Dr. Bengtson blends her clinical training and that vital missing piece to offer you a hope grounded in God’s love and grace.
"Dr. Michelle Bengtson is far more than just a qualified professional. "
“Her speaking and writing bring a very unique blend of clinical experience, spiritual truth, human compassion and most of all personal experience. She brings both practical and powerful insight to those in their journey of overcoming. To the man or woman wondering if they can ever be ok, she brings that most important ingredient; hope!”
~ Bob Hamp, M.A., LMFT
Think Differently: Counseling, Coaching, Consulting & Connecting
"She is a dynamo."
~ Geoffrey Ross Holtz, D.D. Pastor, The Summit (EFCA),
Regent, Columbia Evangelical Seminary
"Passionate, practical, personal."
~ Tim Ross, Senior Pastor, Embassy City Church
"Dr. Michelle Bengtson is a gifted communicator with a powerful message."
~ Pastor Debbie Kitterman, Restoration Church,
Founder of Dare2Hear Ministry
"Dr. Michelle Bengtson speaks with authority and authenticity, compassion and vulnerability."
~ Athena Dean Holtz, Publisher, Redemption Press,
Pastor’s Wife, The Summit EFCA
About Dr. Michelle Bengtson
Through conference speaking, preaching, Bible studies, writing, and mentoring, Dr. Michelle Bengtson has touched the lives of many around the world with God’s word. She has found through her professional work as a neuropsychologist, as well as personal experiences of weathering the storms of life, life is not always easy, but God is always faithful. Her passion is sharing hope with hurting hearts.
Drawing on more than 25 years of professional experience, and more years of marriage and relationship experience, she brings her unique professional insight on life events, relational and emotional conditions to inspire and empower others to dare, dream, and hope! As long as she has breath, she will help others experience that #HopePrevails! Her latest book release, The Hope Prevails Bible Study is a stand-alone or companion study for her award-winning book, Hope Prevails: Insights From a Doctor’s Personal Journey Through Depression.
She blogs regularly on her own blog at www.DrMichelleBengtson.com/blog and is a regular contributing writer for several ministries. Dr. Michelle Bengtson (PhD., Nova Southeastern University) is an international speaker and author. She has been a neuropsychologist for more than twenty
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The Spiritual Side of Depression
In these 3 sessions, 90 minutes each, Dr. Bengtson teaches those who struggle with or have a loved one who struggles with depression or a prolonged case of the blues learn how to identify the early warning signs of depression and how to help someone battling depression. During this time you will learn:
- How to spotlight your true enemy and empower you to confidently counter his assaults of despair, fear, and shame to find freedom.
- An antidote to the poisonous shame and self-defeat in your life.
- Your inherent worth and why you’ve been a hostage to depression, but it is not your final destination.
- That you get to decide how much power depression will continue to have over your life and when it will stop.
- The lies that keep you chained in depression’s darkness and will hand you the keys of freedom in the light of truth.
Hope for the Silent Epidemic: Understanding Depression in Children and Teens
In this 45-90 minute talk, Dr. Bengtson answers questions parents face today about depression in children and teens. What is depression? Can children suffer from depression? How common is it? What are the risks and the symptoms?
The Journey to Normal
In this 45-90 minute session, Dr. Bengtson answers questions every parent wants to know. What’s normal in raising their children? When should they be concerned?
Invite Dr. Bengtson to Speak
Dr. Bengtson is available for speaking events as well as Wednesday evening or Saturday teachings, ministry and prayer time.