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  1. The Pastor's Family

    The Challenges of Family Life and Pastoral Responsibilities

    By Harold G Koenig, Daniel L Langford

    Describing the difficulties of balancing a career and family life, The Pastor’s Family: The Challenges of Family Life and Pastoral Responsibilities is a personal narrative that discusses the all-too-familiar practice of neglecting your family for your job. Pastors will learn the importance of...

    Published October 7th 1998 by Routledge

  2. Scientific and Pastoral Perspectives on Intercessory Prayer

    An Exchange Between Larry Dossey, MD, and Health Care Chaplains

    By Larry Van De Creek

    Many people agree that prayer is a central feature of spiritual life. But what is prayer? Scientific and Pastoral Perspectives on Intercessory Prayer: An Exchange Between Larry Dossey, MD, and Health Care Chaplains explores common questions and concerns about intercessory prayer, or the act of...

    Published March 24th 1998 by Routledge

  3. Understanding Clergy Misconduct in Religious Systems

    Scapegoating, Family Secrets, and the Abuse of Power

    By Candace R Benyei, Harold G Koenig

    In Understanding Clergy Misconduct in Religious Systems, you’ll take an incisive look at why sexual misconduct occurs in religious systems and how to implement proactive strategies for holistic change. Applicable to both Jewish and Christian communities, this illuminating exploration takes a look...

    Published March 24th 1998 by Routledge

  4. The Heart of Pastoral Counseling

    Healing Through Relationship, Revised Edition

    By Richard L Dayringer

    The relationship between pastor and parishioner is the essence of pastoral counseling--a simple truth with profound implications. Dr. Richard Dayringer explores these implications in The Heart of Pastoral Counseling: Healing Through Relationship, Revised Edition to help pastoral counselors...

    Published February 5th 1998 by Routledge

  5. The Pastoral Care of Depression

    A Guidebook

    By Harold G Koenig, Binford W Gilbert

    What is depression, and what are its many and varied types? Who becomes depressed, and how can it be recognized? How can depression be measured, and what are its suicidal potentialities? What are the therapeutic interventions the pastor can use in helping people who are undergoing the pain of...

    Published October 30th 1997 by Routledge

  6. Dying, Grieving, Faith, and Family

    A Pastoral Care Approach

    By Harold G Koenig, George W Bowman

    Dying, Grieving, Faith, and Family: A Pastoral Care Approach enables grief counselors, pastors, hospice specialists, hospital chaplains, mental health practitioners, educators, and seminary students to bring an understanding of faith development, family systems, and gender and ethnic differences...

    Published October 20th 1997 by Routledge

  7. Gestalt in Pastoral Care and Counseling

    A Holistic Approach

    By Jeffrey D Hamilton

    Gestalt in Pastoral Care and Counseling is the only book to provide you with an integrated model of pastoral care and counseling from the perspective of Gestalt theory. Covering all aspects of ministry, including visitation, counseling, worship, and administration, it is a valuable text for...

    Published June 23rd 1997 by Routledge

  8. Righteous Religion

    Unmasking the Illusions of Fundamentalism and Authoritarian Catholicism

    By Kathleen Ritter, Craig O'Neill

    Why are so many individuals discouraged, at spiritual dead ends, even when they are active participants in their churches? Righteous Religion exposes the authoritarian misuse of Christian teaching that often leaves its members ignored, chastised, or belittled. This new book offers hope for anyone...

    Published February 24th 1997 by Routledge

  9. Women's Spirituality, Women's Lives

    By Ellen Cole, Judith Ochshorn

    This enlightening book examines how the feminist spirituality movement contributes to the establishment of new paradigms of mental health for women. Women’s Spirituality, Women’s Lives examines possible psychotherapeutic implications for women engaged in feminist spirituality and stimulates...

    Published July 24th 1995 by Routledge

  10. Self-Recovery

    Treating Addictions Using Transcendental Meditation and Maharishi Ayur-Veda

    By David F O'Connell, Charles N Alexander

    A valuable resource for addressing/promoting the spiritual awakening/development for patients based on a thoroughly researched system of meditationNearly 40% of americans saw an alternative healthcare practitioner last year. Interest in Yoga—an aspect of ayurveda—is growing...

    Published March 8th 1995 by Routledge