BASS

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BASS

A Conference for Northern California Churches
March 4-6, 2021
Hosted at Redwood Chapel
19300 Redwood Rd.
Castro Valley, CA

BASS Convention Presenter: Bronwyn Schweigerdt

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Bronwyn Schweigerdt
Bronwyn Schweigerdt

Marriage and Family Therapy Intern
Sequoyah Community Church
Oakland, CA
510.393.0026
schwags12@yahoo.com
http://www.sequoyahcommunity.org/ministries/counseling/

In addition to having a really difficult name, I am Christian Marriage and Family Therapy Intern, and have a Masters degree in Counseling.

I love helping individuals and couples grow more into who they were created to be. I work with clients from all walks of life, including those who struggle with life transitions, grief, shame, perfectionism, self-criticism, relationships, loss, trauma, loneliness, self-esteem, anxiety, and depression. I integrate the Christian faith with acceptance, empathy, humor, and curiosity, with an emphasis on self-acceptance and self-forgiveness.

With couples, I help each partner learn about the other's childhood experiences that contribute to the present relationship, which helps cultivate empathy and understanding. I also help couples communicate their feelings and needs more directly.

I love counseling, and I love sharing relevant emotional wellness information with church leaders. I also have a heart to help those in ministry take care of themselves and improve their relationships.




2016 Workshops

Marriage & Families: Raising Resilient Children in a Painful Planet

3/4/2016

Life hurts. Parenting is hard and confusing. We wonder if we are messing our children up. Come learn how to raise children who are resilient: who have the stamina to say "no" to the wrong things and "yes" to their parents.


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Counseling: Overcoming Shame and Perfectionism

3/4/2016

Do you struggle with shame and/or perfectionism or minister to people who do? Come learn the conditions that make shame and perfectionism grow, and how you can counter them in your ministry as well as personally.


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