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Healing Religious Trauma

A Group for People Who Have Been Harmed by Religious Experiences

This group was created after seeing a need in our community for a space where people can come together to share and process harm caused by their previous experiences in Evangelical Christian settings.
This group is for all who are interested, including people still involved in Christian systems to those who no longer practice religion.

Topics will include:
Harm caused by purity teachings
Gender expectations
Extreme and ingrained beliefs
The role of music
Christianity and identity
How to heal from religious trauma
and more


Who: Adults seeking healing from religious harm
This is a ten-week group meeting weekly.
Start date: pending number of applicants
Group: Up to seven people
Where: A Tree Planted - 422 Elm Ave SW, Roanoke VA 24016
Cost: $40/session OR you may use your insurance

If interested, contact:

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Meet Your Counselors

Caitlin Dallas is licensed professional counselor with A Tree Planted Counseling. Her work focuses on anxiety, depression, trauma, and LGBTQ+ issues. She uses somatic techniques to help others learn to ground and connect with self.

Dr. Bethany Lackey is a licensed counselor with more than a decade of experience in mental health. She specializes in religious trauma and bridging gaps between mental health care and populations in need.

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