In my case, I was told to just go to the altar and pray through. Mental health workers were seen as the devil’s partners. My ex thought a counselor would get in my head and make me leave him. That’s exactly what happened but only after I was nearly destroyed by his and the church’s refusal to acknowledge my mental illness.

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