One Cup Speaker Addressing Anxiety And Depression—November 14

Join the Lions Parent Association (LPA) for One Cup on Thursday, November 14, at 8:00 a.m. in Gangway. Special guest and alumna, Torrey Barnes ’97 Roberts, will be speaking on the topic of “Recognizing the Signs of Anxiety & Depression in Your Children.”

Torrey currently serves as the Manager of Parenting on Purpose, a resource of Sheridan House Family Ministries. The Parenting on Purpose website seeks to equip parents with proven and practical parenting solutions. For that reason, the website hosts a blog, as well as 15-minute podcasts featuring Torrey and her father, Dr. Bob Barnes. Torrey served as a Behavioral Specialist for nine years working with teenage girls at Sheridan House. In addition, she served with her husband, Adam, as interim houseparents in a children’s home for two years. Therefore, you won’t want to miss the practical and valuable insight Torrey has to offer on this crucial topic.

Following Torrey’s message, we will highlight current opportunities to serve with the Lions Parent Association. For more information on the LPA teams, contact them at or visit