a podcast at the intersection of Christianity & mental health.


CXMH is a podcast at the intersection of Christianity & mental health, hosted by Robert Vore & Dr. Holly Oxhandler. We bring together Christian leaders with mental health professionals for honest conversations.


Meet your hosts!

Robert Vore has worked for various ministries & non-profits in Georgia, Alabama, Florida, and England. His writing has been featured on Relevant, The Mighty, Thought Catalog, Patheos, and more. Robert is also a certified QPR Suicide Prevention Instructor for groups of any size and holds a Masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling.

   He lives in Atlanta with his wife, their new son, and their dog.

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Holly Oxhandler, PhD, LMSW is an assistant professor and the associate dean for research and faculty development at Baylor University’s Diana R. Garland School of Social Work. Holly studies the ethical integration of religion/spirituality in mental health treatment, whether and how mental health care providers discuss their client’s religious/spiritual beliefs, and what clients prefer regarding this area of practice. You can read more about her research, writing, teaching, and interests here.

Holly lives in Waco, TX, with her husband, and the couple has two children.