Practical Psychology for Pastors / Edition 2 by William R. Miller, Kathleen A. Jackson | | 9780131718296 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Practical Psychology for Pastors / Edition 2

Practical Psychology for Pastors / Edition 2

by William R. Miller, Kathleen A. Jackson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0131718290

ISBN-13: 9780131718296

Pub. Date: 12/22/1994

Publisher: Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference

A pratical, research based "how to" for pastors involved in counselling. The theological context is broad, and applies across denominations. Extensive case examples, sample dialogue and questioning strategies.

Overview

A pratical, research based "how to" for pastors involved in counselling. The theological context is broad, and applies across denominations. Extensive case examples, sample dialogue and questioning strategies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131718296
Publisher:
Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
Publication date:
12/22/1994
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
448
Product dimensions:
6.33(w) x 9.37(h) x 1.18(d)

Related Subjects

Table of Contents

I. COUNSELING AS MINISTRY.


 1. The Pastor as Counselor.

 2. Four Phases of Counseling.

 3. Practical and Ethical Issues.

II. CLARIFICATION: THE ART OF UNDERSTANDING.


 4. Not Listening.

 5. Listening.

III. FORMULATION: THE ART OF THINKING CLEARLY.


 6. Perspectives and Personality Theory.

 7. Getting Organized: Four Helpful Questions.

IV. INTERVENTION: MAKING A DIFFERENCE.


 8. Building Motivation.

 9. Facilitating Choices.

10. Reducing Confusion.

11. Problem-Focused Counseling: Helping People Change.

V. COMMON PROBLEM AREAS.


12. Mood, Grief, and Depression.

13. Suicide.

14. Stress and Anxiety.

15. Anger and Aggression.

16. Addictive Behaviors.

17. Psychoses and Personality Disorders.

18. Relationship Counseling.

VI. TERMINATION: PASTORING AND CONTINUED SUPPORT.


19. Termination and Referral.

20. Building a More Resourceful Community.

21. Pastoral Self-Care.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >