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HELP, HOPE & HEALING

Don't face it alone.

Even devoted Christians can struggle with depression and anxiety. And we aren’t immune to life’s most difficult challenges such as grief and divorce. Counseling at ACAC combines high quality professional therapy with a Biblical perspective while providing a cost-effective option for those in need.

Our counseling resources provide both group and individual therapy resources to help people both inside and outside our church family. Let us know how we can help.

 

Individual/Family/Marital Counseling

The Christian Counselors Collaborative is a network resource based at ACAC that provides professional, private counseling. Go to the CCC website for more information or call 855-222-2575 today. Carol Landfried, our Intake Coordinator, will connect you to the right person.

 

Christian Counselors Collaborative Hope During COVID-19 newsletter.

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Support Groups

We hold weekly support groups that allow people who are facing difficult challenges to be Christ to each other and encounter His grace and healing. All groups are confidential. Participants can expect to:

  • give and receive support and accountability
  • keep their hearts and minds aligned with Christ and His teaching
  • be transparent and 'real' with others struggling in similar areas

The following are active groups you can join today:

NOTE: To participate at this time, email [email protected] or call 412-321-4333 ext. 357.

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After Care

After Care is a support group for men and women who have spent time in prison. This group is designed to provide spiritual and relational support to the men and women who attend.

When: Mondays, 6:00 – 7:15 p.m.
Place: Union Place 120
Contact: Sheran White 412-321-4333 x392

By His Grace: A Christian 12-Step Recovery Program for all Addictions

Come one and all. Be it any drug, alcohol or other debilitating fleshly stronghold/addiction. By His Grace you can begin the road to freedom and recovery today. Don’t be discouraged – come join us!

Pre-registration is appreciated, but not required to attend this support group.

Meeting Weekly
When: Mondays, 6:00 – 7:30p
Place: UP 206
Contact: Jerry Cafardi at 412-321-4333 x 391

CIRFC (Christians in Recovery from Codependency): For Women Only

This group serves women who are struggling in painful relationships and interested in exploring personal healing from their codependent behavior. We meet weekly and welcome new women year round. Pre-registration is appreciated, but not required to attend this support group.

Meets Weekly
When
: Wednesdays, 7:00 – 8:30p
Place: Union Place 203
Contact: Heidi at 412-321-4333 x389

DivorceCare: Journeying Through the Pain of Separation and Divorce

Most people will tell you that separation and divorce are the most painful and stressful experiences they have faced. Each DivorceCare group watches a video seminar featuring top experts on divorce and recovery and spend time as a support group discussing what was presented in that week’s video seminar and what is going on in the lives of group members.

Starting Starting September 12
When:
Sundays, 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Place:  Adult Ministries Lounge - 5th Floor Union Place
Contact: Toni Federline at 412-321-4333 x393

Every Man's Battle: For Men Struggling with Sexual Addiction

This group helps men struggling with sexual integrity and emotional compromise in relationships. Pre-registration is not required to attend this support group.

Meeting Weekly
When
: Thursdays, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Place: Union Place 207
Contact: Tom Laird at 412-321-4333 x357

GriefShare: For Those Dealing With Difficult Loss

If you’ve lost a spouse, child, family member or friend, you’ve probably found there are many questions about things you never faced before. Grief Share group meets weekly to help you face these challenges and move forward in the grief process. Pre-registration is appreciated, but not required to attend this support group.

Starting September 15
When
: Wednesdays, 6:30p – 8:00 p.m.
Place: Union Place 307
Contact: Sheran White at 412-321-4333 x392 or at [email protected] 


Living Single - Over 50 Years Old - Peer to Peer Conversational Roundtable

Life for the older adult can be challenging, especially if you are single. This platform is designed to provide a forum to share life’s events openly and freely amongst peers. This is a 13-week group that will include various topics for discussion that we all can relate to.

Starting September 16
When
: Thursdays, 7-8:00 p.m.
Place: ZOOM
Contact:[email protected] or at 412-321-4333 x357 to register for the group. Registration is requested.

 

Stones to Wildflowers

Experience Healing through Painting

September 18 - October 23
When
: Saturdays, 10 a.m. – noon
Place: Union Place Room 206
Contact:Please contact Nina at 724 -681-1573 to register.