Episode 58 — Journeying with Others on Sacred Ground

Maribel Laguna (left) and Dr. Suzanne Baars co-own In His Image Counseling Centre in Texas.

In this episode, Maribel and I talk about:

  • St. Edith Stein

  • Singing sacred polyphony with Collegium Cantorum

  • In His Image Counseling Centre

  • St. Thomas Aquinas

  • Dr. Conrad Baars and Anna Terruwe

  • St. Thomas Aquinas' and the first mover (a video from Bishop Barron that explains it!)

  • Fear and barriers in mental health and seeking treatment that Catholics sometimes find themselves in

  • Self-actualization, self-knowledge, self-gift

  • Pope St. John Paul II and the 4 Pillars of Formation

  • Taking time to quiet our minds, pray about our desires, and really dive deep into them with God

Listen to our conversation here:

Read and download the episode transcript here:

Episode 58 Maribel Laguna
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"If something as simple as my voice can be a participation in the conversion of others, imagine if the other parts of myself were also trained...if we engage in that training in every area of our lives, then every area of our lives should be an instrument of change for others." — Maribel Laguna

Meet Maribel Laguna

Maribel Laguna is a Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor in Irving, Texas, where she is the co-owner of In His Image Counseling Center, PLLC. She is also a board member of the Catholic Psychotherapy 


Maribel has worked as a counselor in a variety of settings including the Dallas County Juvenile Detention Center, Genesis Women’s Shelter, and Dallas Independent School District Youth and Family Centers. Ms. Laguna specializes in pre-marital preparation, marital counseling, vocational discernment, as well as Affirmation Therapy. Additionally, Maribel is a presenter at Catholic events in the Diocese of Dallas and a bi-monthly guest on La Red de Radio Guadalupe, "Alegre La Mañana." 


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