Mental Health Ministries

Coordinator of Mental Health Ministries

Rev. Susan Gregg-Schroeder

Rev. Susan Gregg-Schroeder
Author, Speaker, Consultant
Coordinator of Mental Health Ministries, California Pacific Conference

REV. SUSAN GREGG-SCHROEDER
Coordinator of Mental Health Ministries

Biographical Sketch

Rev. Susan Gregg-Schroeder founded Mental Health Ministries to provide educational resources to help erase the stigma of mental illness in our faith communities. As a consumer, she also educates doctors, therapists and other mental health care providers to understand the important role a person's spirituality can play in the recovery and healing process. As Coordinator of Mental Health Ministries, Susan has produced media and print resources addressing various mental health issues from a spiritual perspective.

Susan is also an author. Her best known book is In the Shadow of God's Wings: Grace in the Midst of Depression. This book shares her very personal story as she has struggled with severe depression. Susan and her husband were interviewed for the ABC-TV documentary, Shadow Voices: Finding Hope in Mental Illness.

Susan has been active with NAMI and NAMI FaithNet for many years. She was awarded NAMI California's Clergyperson of the Year award in 2003. Susan has presented workshops at numerous NAMI national conventions. She also works with Pathways to Promise and she a member of the American Association of Pastoral Counselors (AAPC).

Articles by Susan Gregg-Schroeder and other free downloadable resources are available in the Resources Section.