"We Help Children and Families in Crisis"

Crisis Phone: 866-7-HELP-ME
(866)746-5763
Office Phone: (717)428-3140

Children and Families
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Families Renewed, Inc.
644 Shrewsbury Commons Avenue, #261
Shrewsbury, PA 17361

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Advisory Board

Lindsay Bruggeman, LPC - Lindsay received her Master's Degree in Clinical Psychology from Penn State University. Lindsay is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Pennsylvania and currently works as an outpatient therapist with children, adults, families, and couples. Lindsay also provides clinical supervision for clinicians that are currently seeking professional licensure. Lindsay has 10 years of experience working in a variety of settings that have included: psychiatric inpatient, outpatient, drug and alcohol, and various in-home based services that include family-based therapy.

Lindsay specializes in grief counseling and works extensively with grieving children and their families. Additionally, Lindsay is also certified in trauma-based therapy as well as family therapy. Lindsay uses a variety of approaches that include: Solution-Focused therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Trauma Focused CBT, Motivational Interviewing, and Eco-Systemic Structural Family Therapy.

Andrew Grate - Pastor Andrew Grate was born and raised in Ohio. He studied at God's Bible School & College in Cincinnati, Ohio where he graduated with a bachelor's degree (Bachelor of Religious Education) with a major in missions in 1993. Directly following graduation, he married Rhonda, to whom he has been married for 25 years. They have two children, both residing at home. Andrew worked 11 years in Christian education; three years as supervisor of various grade levels including grades 4 - 12, and eight years as principal. Currently, he is pastor of Parkville Bible Church in Etters, Pennsylvania. He enjoys wood working and projects requiring a creative spin. His passions include sharing Christ by promoting family unity, family functionality, and teaching fatherless children with the love and nurturing necessary for developing the life skills needed for proper future parenting