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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 94 new and published books in the subject of Pastoral Counseling — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. The Spiritual Horizon of Psychotherapy

    Edited by William S. Schmidt, Merle R. Jordan

    This book explores the wise and conscious use of spiritual resources within counselling and psychotherapy. Written by veteran clinicians from different spiritual perspectives, and from various therapeutic schools of thought, this book provides a broad view of how the spiritual is present within...

    Published August 7th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Progressive Community Organizing

    Reflective Practice in a Globalizing World, 2nd Edition

    By Loretta Pyles

    The second edition of Progressive Community Organizing offers a concise intellectual history of community organizing and social movements while also providing practical tools geared toward practitioner skill building. Drawing from social-constructionist, feminist and critical traditions,...

    Published July 24th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Surviving and Thriving in Stepfamily Relationships

    What Works and What Doesn't

    By Patricia L. Papernow

    Surviving and Thriving in Stepfamily Relationships draws on current research, a wide variety of clinical modalities, and thirty years of clinical work with stepfamily members to describe the special challenges stepfamilies face. The book presents the concept of "stepfamily architecture" and the...

    Published May 27th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Rediscovering Confession

    The Practice of Forgiveness and Where it Leads

    By David A. Steere

    Rediscovering Confession is about recovering the experience of confession, in danger now of becoming a lost art. It identifies four elements present in psychotherapy and confession: a state of heightened self-awareness, a growing realization that our predicament points in some...

    Published May 25th 2009 by Routledge

  5. The Spiritual Work of Marriage

    By David C. Olsen

    Learn how to help couples to navigate and resolve the spiritual themes present in marriage Statistically speaking, about half of all first marriages fail. The Spiritual Work of Marriage comprehensively discusses an issue that is central to addressing committed relationships and intimacy—the...

    Published May 20th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Rising from the Dead

    Stories of Women's Spiritual Journeys to Sobriety

    By Patricia Nanoff

    Bridging the gap between spirituality and the recovering community, Rising from the Dead: Stories of Women’s Spiritual Journeys to Sobriety tells the stories of alcoholic women in long-term sobriety whose faith-based rehabilitation healed and transformed their lives. Using the format adopted by...

    Published September 27th 2007 by Routledge

  7. Pastoral Care With Young and Midlife Adults in Long-Term Care

    By Jacqueline Sullivan

    Learn how to work with people who are in need of long-term care to achieve a higher quality of lifeA person living with a disAbling condition has issues and challenges much different from others. Pastoral Care with Young and Midlife Adults in Long-Term Care puts a needed spotlight on various...

    Published September 5th 2007 by Routledge

  8. Counseling Pregnancy, Politics, and Biomedicine

    Empowering Discernment

    By Patricia Elyse Terrell

    Examine the impact and importance reproduction and genetics have on religious valuesCounseling Pregnancy, Politics, and Biomedicine: Empowering Discernment explains the mystery of the God-human relationship so ministers, priests, and pastors can follow the ethics and mechanics of counseling human...

    Published May 15th 2007 by Routledge

  9. The Formation of Pastoral Counselors

    Challenges and Opportunities

    Edited by Duane R. Bidwell, Joretta L. Marshall

    Explore the concept of formation in pastoral counseling from a variety of perspectives Two dozen of the most prominent clinicians and scholars in the field reflect on The Formation of Pastoral Counselors from clinical, theological and theoretical perspectives. This unique book explores the...

    Published April 1st 2007 by Routledge

  10. The Christian Therapist's Notebook

    Homework, Handouts, and Activities for Use in Christian Counseling

    By Philip J. Henry, Lori Marie Figueroa, David R. Miller

    Provide professionally sound and principled therapy based on the truth of GodChristians are faced with the same range of problems as everyone else. However, Christian therapists understand deeply the unique issues involved with their therapy. The Christian Therapist’s Notebook is a single...

    Published February 28th 2007 by Routledge