Continuum of Care

Season: 1 Episode: 8

Hosts Steve Price and Kara Githens discuss the different levels of missionary care that are needed in missions today. They share many resources for Missionary Care around the world.


Resources:

๐Ÿ“š RESOURCES KEY:
๐Ÿ‘‚ Debriefing
๐Ÿ’๐Ÿป Member Care
๐Ÿ‘ง Missionary Kid Resources
๐Ÿ˜๏ธ Housing Resource
๐Ÿ›‹๏ธ Counseling Resources
๐Ÿฅ Trauma Care / In patient Care
๐Ÿง  Mental Health Resources
๐ŸŒ… Retreat Center
๐Ÿ’ผ Resources / Tools
๐Ÿ”ฅ Crisis Response
๐Ÿ“… Conferences

โ‡๏ธŽ Link Care Center - linkcare.org
ยป ๐Ÿฅ Provides trauma care, In patient ๐Ÿ›‹๏ธ ๐Ÿง  care with licensed counselors, psychologists and psychiatrists.

โ‡๏ธŽ Barnabas International - barnabas.org
ยป ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿป Providing pastoral care, missionary and ๐Ÿ‘ง MK care, and encouragement. Their focus is traveling to the missionary on the field. They also provide excellent conferences and retreats. ๐Ÿ“… Pastors to Missionaries; Equipping Women International;

โ‡๏ธŽ His Secret Place - hissecretplace.ca
ยป ๐ŸŒ… Ministry to Missionaries (M2M) located in Newfoundland Canada hosts annual retreats.

โ‡๏ธŽ MuKappa International - mukappa.org
ยป ๐Ÿ‘ง Is a collegiate organization for students who have grown up in a cross-cultural setting (campus based and online for MKโ€™s to meet other MKโ€™s and share experiences.)

โ‡๏ธŽ ThePilgrimsWay.org
ยป ๐Ÿ’ผ Blog by veteran missionary; encouragement

โ‡๏ธŽ Life Impact Ministries, Inc - lifeimpactministries.net
ยป ๐Ÿ‘‚ Debriefing / ๐Ÿ˜๏ธ Short term housing

โ‡๏ธŽ MissionaryCareMinistry.org
ยป ๐Ÿ˜๏ธ ๐Ÿ›‹๏ธ Housing in the SE/Georgia

โ‡๏ธŽ RestoreHisWorkers.com
ยป ๐Ÿ˜๏ธ Housing / ๐Ÿ›‹๏ธ Counseling

โ‡๏ธŽ Marble Retreat - marbleretreat.org
ยป ๐ŸŒ… ๐Ÿ›‹๏ธ Housing - primary audience is pastors

โ‡๏ธŽ Alongside Inc. - alongsidecares.net
ยป ๐ŸŒ… Retreat based; couples/families, also a marriage retreat and a retreat designed for medical professionals

โ‡๏ธŽ Narramore Christian Foundation - ncfliving.org
ยป ๐Ÿ›‹๏ธ Christian Counseling and ๐Ÿง  Psychologists provide care for missionaries and also ๐Ÿ‘ง MK re-entry seminars.

โ‡๏ธŽ Thrive Ministry - thriveministry.org
ยป Focus on refreshing/renewing women in missions; ๐ŸŒ… Retreats, ๐Ÿ’ผ web-based material

โ‡๏ธŽ Mobile Member Care Team (MMCT) - mmct.org
ยป ๐Ÿ’ผ Tools & Resources

โ‡๏ธŽ Cornerstone Counseling - ccfthailand.org
ยป ๐Ÿ›‹๏ธ ๐Ÿง  based in Thailand; available to missionaries as well as local Thai people

โ‡๏ธŽ TCKWorld - tckworld.com
ยป ๐Ÿ‘ง The Official Home of Third Culture Kids (TCKs)

โ‡๏ธŽ Denizenmag.com
ยป ๐Ÿ‘ง Written from a TCK perspective; designed to be helpful for TCKโ€™s in variety of circumstances.

โ‡๏ธŽ Missionarycare.com
ยป ๐Ÿ’ผ Resource page for missionary concerns, articles, etc

โ‡๏ธŽ Alifeoverseas.com
ยป ๐Ÿ’ผ Great articles and the chance to connect with people who understand the missions world.

โ‡๏ธŽ Minnesotarenewal.org
ยป ๐Ÿ›‹๏ธ ๐Ÿง  Counseling center; available on-line/in person for missionaries as well as other ministry professionals

โ‡๏ธŽ Olive Tree Counseling Center - olivetreecounseling.org
ยป ๐Ÿ›‹๏ธ ๐Ÿง  Christian licensed mental health workers, specializing in caring for those working in high stress areas of ministry; located in Turkey.

โ‡๏ธŽ The Well International - thewellintl.org
ยป ๐Ÿ›‹๏ธ ๐Ÿง  A Counseling Center serving cross-cultural workers in Asia and around the world; located in Thailand

โ‡๏ธŽ Tumaini Counseling - tumainicounselling.net
ยป ๐Ÿ›‹ ๐Ÿง  Serving missionaries throughout Africa; offices in Nairobi, Kenya and Kampala, Uganda

โ‡๏ธŽ Heartstream, located in PA - heartstreamresources.org
ยป ๐ŸŒ… ๐Ÿ‘‚ ๐Ÿ’ผ ๐Ÿ›‹๏ธ The Heartstream Model of Holistic Care is designed to serve global workers. Our emphasis is on whole person healing, restoration to service, and the promotion of healthful living; run by veteran missionaries.

โ‡๏ธŽ Godspeed Resources - godspeedresources.org
ยป ๐Ÿ›‹๏ธ ๐Ÿง  They provide secure, online professional counseling and psychiatry for Christian Global Workers.

โ‡๏ธŽ Global Member Care Network - facebook.com/groups/globalmembercare
ยป ๐Ÿ’ผ This Facebook group is a good connection to member care networks and resources around the globe.

โ‡๏ธŽ Mental Health in Missions - mti.org/conferences/mental-health-and-missions/
ยป ๐Ÿ“… ๐Ÿง  This is a conference held every November which brings together the missionary care community that specializes in mental health - ie. Counselors, Psychologists, and Psychiatrists. This conference is a ministry of MTI - Mission Training International.

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