The demands of a special needs child often impact a marriage.
Dr. Laura Hendrickson was a founding member of the BCC Council. Laura went home to be with her Lord on February 24, 2014. She was trained as medical doctor and board-certified psychiatrist, and spent her life ministering as a biblical counselor, author, speaker, and consultant through Gospel Balm Ministries. Laura was the author of Finding Your Child’s Way on the Autism Spectrum: Discovering Unique Strengths, Mastering Behavior Challenges. She also coauthored two books: Will Medicine Stop the Pain: Finding God’s Healing for Anxiety, Depression, and Other Challenging Emotions, with Elyse Fitzpatrick, and When Good Kids Make Bad Choices: Help and Hope for Hurting Parents, with Elyse Fitzpatrick and Jim Newheiser. A popular retreat and conference speaker, Laura loved sharing principles and encouragement from God’s Word. Her work will continue to bless and benefit our movement for many years to come.
The Impact of a Special Needs Child on a Marriage
Seeing God in the Midst of Autism
God is good, even when life presents challenges.
Coming to Terms with Your Beliefs
Laura prayed that her baby boy would become a great man someday.