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Boys Relate to the World Through Motion

By |April 30th, 2019|Family Life|

One study says that male brains are designed to connect perception and coordinated action, while female brains are designed to communicate between analytical and intuitive mental processing. [1] In other words, boys relate to the [...]

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Is Your Child a Visual, Auditory or Kinesthetic Learner?

By |January 31st, 2019|General News|

Each child has a way of learning which resonates with them.  What type is your child? Understanding how your child processes information (and even how you do, too) will help you tailor instruction to a [...]

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Taking a Multivitamin and Omega-3s

By |December 28th, 2018|Depression, General News, Whole Person Care|

People today have pretty stressful lives.  I know I do, with the demands of running The Center, writing and speaking, commitments to my faith community, to say nothing of being my wife's husband and my [...]

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Bind Your Happiness to God’s Approval

By |November 28th, 2018|General News, Happiness, Recovery|

Over and over again, I have heard the anguished cry of someone saying to me, "But it's not fair!"  Often I cannot offer them anything more than agreement; their situation and what happened to them [...]

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Validate Yourself and Know Your Worth

By |October 27th, 2018|Depression, Happiness, Whole Person Care|

It is very easy to fall into the trap of thinking your worth as a person also comes from what you do instead of who you are.  It is also easy to see your worth [...]

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Dr. Gregory Jantz To Deliver Keynote Plenary Presentation at National American Association of Christian Counselors Conference in Dallas

By |September 28th, 2018|Press Release|

PRESS RELEASE Media Contacts: Adam Taff, 913.484.1140, adamt@aplaceofhope.com, Dr. Jantz Media Representative (Dallas, TX) September 28, 2018 – Dr. Gregory Jantz, founder of The Center • A Place of HOPE (www.aplaceofhope.com) in Edmonds, Washington, announced today he will [...]

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Technology: Keeping Track of Your Teenager

By |September 27th, 2018|Family Life|

“Where is Andy? Did you call his phone?” Brad was torn between frustration and concern, so he settled for both. “Of course, I did,” Brad’s wife, Janice, answered. “Just went to voice mail.” “Why’d we [...]

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Nothing is Etched in Stone

By |August 28th, 2018|Happiness, Whole Person Care|

On my desk at The Center in Edmonds, Washington, is a beautiful, flat rock.  Carved into this rock that I use as a paperweight are the words, "Nothing is etched in stone."  I keep this [...]

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When Risk-Seeking Crosses the Line

By |June 28th, 2018|General News, Recovery|

Risk-seekers can become addicted to much more than gambling. Risk-seeking becomes addictive when the risk behaviors cross the line into danger or obsession. Helping a person understand a risk-seeking addiction can be difficult because people [...]

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