When Kay Byers murders her son, Dr. Darla Davenport is called on to testify in court that her friend’s temporal lobe seizures from a car accident were responsible. Dr. Darla is a psychiatrist who uses her past experience of surviving an abusive husband to counsel her patients. Her son, a student at Duke University, is struggling with grades, and attempts suicide because he feels he cannot live up to his mother’s expectations. Struggling with her own private demons, Darla counsels and treats her patients using a clinical and Christ-centered approach. Darla is a compelling story about mental health issues, faith, and overcoming obstacles.