Download Full Text (71 KB)
“Some of my more personal writing stems from my life-long battle with depression,” said Gardner-Webb alumnus Jamie Hughes. “The ability to journal and the incredible benefits experienced from it, are, as I see, gifts from God that have been used for centuries to help heal broken hearts and manage life’s difficulties.” Almost two years ago, Hughes was inspired to create a therapeutic writing class after reading about similar groups that had been created in the United Kingdom.
alumni, Jamie Hughes, psychology, South Carolina, Spartanburg, Writing for Well-Being
Office of University Communications and Blank, Jill, "GWU Alum Shares Benefits of Writing for Therapy" (2015). Gardner-Webb NewsCenter Archive. 1103.