Divorce Recovery Workshop

Dr. James Stillwell’s Divorce Recovery Workshop is offered two times a year at Forks of Elkhorn Baptist Church. The workshop has sessions beginning in February and September and meets for seven weeks during each session.

Our next session will begin on September 21, 2023. The workshop will meet on Thursdays from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. for 7 weeks. If you’d like to register for this session, please click here.

Divorce Recovery Workshop is a combination of large-group education and small-group support for adults who have experienced or are experiencing marital separation or divorce. A workshop is also offered for children age 4 through 12th grade who are experiencing or have experienced the separation or divorce of their parents. Adult small groups and children’s groups are led by trained facilitators.

This workshop is FREE and open to anyone in the community (you do not need to be a member of Forks of Elkhorn Baptist Church).

Current Session: September 21, 2023

This session will begin September 21 and run through November 2 and meets on Thursday evenings from 7-9pm.

  • Week 1 —  Is This Really Happening to Me?
  • Week 2  —  Dealing with Your Former Spouse
  • Week 3 —  Assuming New Responsibilities
  • Week 4 —  Coping Skills for Down Days
  • Week 5 —  New Community: Thinking About Forgiveness
  • Week 6 —  New Community: New Relationships
  • Week 7 —  Co-parenting Survival Skills

Divorce Recovery is for you if you are:

  • Thinking about divorce
  • In the process of separation
  • Separated and not yet divorced
  • In the process of divorce
  • Recently divorced
  • Divorced a long time ago
  • Parenting after divorce
  • Divorced with no children or grown children
  • Initiator of the divorce
  • The one who was left in a divorce
  • Single again after a long relationship
  • Grieving a breakup
  • Celebrating the end of a bad marriage
Dr. James Stillwell

Dr. James Stillwell

Divorce Recovery Facilitator

KY Licensed Pastoral Counselor

Dr. James Stillwell is a master of divorce recovery, and helps people learn from their past, while focusing on their future.

Dr. Stillwell has helped more than 3,000 individuals and families through the divorce recovery process. He has over 25 years of experience in single adult ministry.

Dr. Stillwell’s educational background includes a Doctorate in Theology, seminary Master’s degrees in Theology and Education, and a Bachelor’s degree in Religion.

Dr. Stillwell is based in Lexington, Kentucky, and is happily married to wife Vivian, is a nurturing father of four children, and a proud grandfather.