Bio: Kristin Leahy is the middle school youth pastor at LifeChurch in Gorham, Maine. In 2004, Kristin graduated from Gordon College with a degree in Youth Ministries. She has spent 14 years on the ministry field in various leadership roles both in the states and overseas. Kristin’s passion is to build solid biblical foundations and relationships with middle schoolers and their parents in order to ensure a faith that lasts through adulthood. She and her husband Patrick co-lead Fusion Youth. Kristin is also active in music, writing, and theater & loves being the mother to their 4 yr old daughter, Brynna Grace.
Session: Agents of Healing: Bringing Hope to Self-Harmers
Description: Discussing what self-harm is & isn’t, why kids self harm, habits and behaviors of kids who self-harm, how to identify those who are struggling, and ways to help these youth and their families navigate the road to healing.