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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 Family, Spirituality, and Social Work

    By Dorothy Becvar

    One of the few books on this topic, The Family, Spirituality, and Social Work offers mental health professionals new information and research for creating more positive, effective, and satisfying sessions. You will learn how integrating spirituality and therapy can create open and trusting...

    Published August 12th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Minister's Guide to Psychological Disorders and Treatments

    2nd Edition

    By W. Brad Johnson, William L. Johnson

    The Minister’s Guide to Psychological Disorders and Treatments, 2nd ed, is a thorough yet succinct guide to everything a minister might need to know about the most common psychological disorders and the most useful mental-health treatments. Written in straightforward and accessible language, this...

    Published May 21st 2014 by Routledge

  3. 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 8th 2013 by Routledge

  4. 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 25th 2013 by Routledge

  5. 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 28th 2013 by Routledge

  6. 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 26th 2009 by Routledge

  7. 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 21st 2008 by Routledge

  8. 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 28th 2007 by Routledge

  9. 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 6th 2007 by Routledge

  10. 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 16th 2007 by Routledge