Author and speaker
Elyse Fitzpatrick has been counseling women since 1989.
She holds a certificate in biblical counseling from CCEF (San Diego) and an M.A. in Biblical Counseling from Trinity Theological Seminary, and is a member of the National Association of Nouthetic Counseling. Elyse is the author of numerous books including: the award winning "Women Helping Women"; "Love to Eat, Hate to Eat," "Overcoming Fear, Worry and Anxiety," "When Good Kids Make Bad Choices," "Women Counseling Women," (each from Harvest House Publishers); "Idols of the Heart," "The Afternoon of Life," and "A Steadfast Heart," "You Never Stop Being A Parent," from P & R Publishers; "Helper By Design" and "Will Medicine Stop the Pain?" from Moody Publishers; and "Uncommon Vessels" (Leader's Guide and Member's Manual) from Timeless Texts. "Because He Loves Me: How Christ Transforms Our Daily Life" is available from Crossway Books. Also available from Crossway is "Comforts from the Cross: Daily Celebrations of the Gospel," and "Counsel from the Cross."
A frequent speaker at women's conferences, she has been married for over thirty years to her husband, Phil, and has three adult children and six really adorable grandchildren.