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Laura Captari

Laura Captari is a psychologist in training and doctoral student at the University of North Texas. Her research explores the interplay of relationships, faith, and culture. Specifically, she investigates pathways to resilience and post-traumatic growth following trauma and loss. Laura previously served on staff with the American Association of Christian Counselors, and is the co-author of Dangerous Christian, Face to Face, Be Rebellious, and Orphan Justice. Laura is passionate about advocating for and serving at-risk populations, including foster/adoptive children, sex trafficking victims, and refugees. Laura is an avid traveler, sporadic runner, and shameless coffee fanatic.

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Dating Bravely

Oct 16, 2017|Laura Captari

I used to think actively pursuing a relationship made me desperate, but I'm discovering how God's love frees me to take relational risks.

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How Therapy Changed My Life

Jun 12, 2017|Laura Captari

In a world of gimmicks and quick fixes, professional counseling offers a sacred space to experience God's transformation.

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Breaking Up With Busyness

Mar 13, 2017|Laura Captari

In a society that glorifies accomplishment, it's easy to confuse a packed schedule with a fruitful life.

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Living Well With Unsatisfied Longings

Dec 05, 2016|Laura Captari

We don't have to live at the whim of our longings, nor must we disown them.

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My Marriage Fell Apart, but God Is Still Good

Oct 24, 2016|Laura Captari

God doesn't promise us a certain outcome; He promises us himself.