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Preparing to be with Family Over the Holidays

Join Dr. Kelly Haer, LMFT, Executive Director of the Boone Center for the Family for a webinar on how to better relate with family and celebrate Jesus more fully this Christmas season. Kelly will also acknowledge how the holidays can trigger our stress, and provide guidance on how we can have a more relational, joy-filled time together.



Kelly Maxwell Haer, Ph.D., LMFT, is the Executive Director of the Boone Center for the Family and oversees the Relationship IQ program. She is a licensed marriage and family therapist in California. In addition, Haer has a Ph.D. in family therapy from Saint Louis University, a master's degree in counseling from Covenant Theological Seminary, and a bachelor's degree from Furman University. She has a wealth of experience working with young adults in a variety of contexts including counseling sessions, undergraduate and graduate classrooms, and the church community.