WHAT ARE PEOPLE SAYING ABOUT US?

“Mental Health Grace Alliance has created excellent tools to train and equip churches to foster communities of individuals to find hope through the journey of mental illness.”

- Kay Warren, Co-Founder of Saddleback Church

I have been very blessed by The Grace Alliance. I am so thankful for the organization and everything it does. Also, it is so needed. This organization has helped me and so many others. Thanks to everyone working so hard to keep this going! Praise God for The Grace Alliance!
— Living Grace Group participant
I have a young lady who attended to understand her mother’s illness. She has received such peace through the program and her relationship with her mother is much improved.
— Family Grace Group Facilitator

what does the RESEARCH say?

Living Grace Group

Efficacy results for mental illness peer groups (peer-led support groups across the U.S.). 

 Efficacy results of Living Grace Groups in the U.S. (Mental Health, Religion, and Culture, 2015).

Efficacy results of Living Grace Groups in the U.S. (Mental Health, Religion, and Culture, 2015).

Thrive Mental Health Coaching

Efficacy results (listed as clergy) working alongside professional care.

 Efficacy results of Thrive Mental Health Recovery Coaching program working alongside psychotherapy (Journal of Spirituality in Mental Health, 2014).

Efficacy results of Thrive Mental Health Recovery Coaching program working alongside psychotherapy (Journal of Spirituality in Mental Health, 2014).

Living Hope Group

Efficacy research results for trauma/PTSD peer groups (peer-led support groups; refugees in Libya).

 Efficacy results of Living Hope Groups in Benghazi, Libya (South African Journal of Psychology, 2014)

Efficacy results of Living Hope Groups in Benghazi, Libya (South African Journal of Psychology, 2014)


Why & How Grace Alliance Exists

Interview with Joe Padilla (CEO & Co-Founder with The Grace Alliance)