St. Dymphna, from Joseph's Studio
St. Dymphna is the Patron Saint of mental illness, anxiety, dependent runaways, the emotionally disturbed, survivors of incest and sexual assault.
St. Dymphna is an Irish Saint believed to have lived in the 7th Century. At 15, she her mother died and her father mental health seriously declined. When St. Dymphna refused to marry her father, he beheaded her. She died in Geel, Belgium and pilgrims have been going there for over 500 years seeking treatment for mental illnesses.
This figurine of St. Dymphna is 6" high and is from Joseph's Studio. It comes in a gift box.