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.

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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.

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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)

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Table of Contents

Preface
Pt. ICounseling as Ministry
Ch. 1The Pastor as Counselor1
Ch. 2The Four Phases of Counseling14
Ch. 3Before Beginning: Practical and Ethical Issues23
Pt. IIClarification: The Art of Understanding
Ch. 4Not Listening44
Ch. 5Listening53
Pt. IIIFormulation: The Art of Thinking Clearly
Ch. 6Perspectives and Personality Theory75
Ch. 7Getting Organized: Four Helpful Questions91
Pt. IVIntervention: Making a Difference
Ch. 8Building Motivation111
Ch. 9Facilitating Choices129
Ch. 10Reducing Confusion152
Ch. 11Problem-Focused Counseling: Helping People Change170
Pt. VCommon Problem Areas
Ch. 12Mood, Grief, and Depression196
Ch. 13Suicide235
Ch. 14Stress and Anxiety249
Ch. 15Anger and Aggression283
Ch. 16Alcohol, Drugs, and Addiction311
Ch. 17Major Mental Disorders341
Ch. 18Relationship Counseling367
Pt. VITermination: Pastoring and Continued Support
Ch. 19Termination and Referral417
Ch. 20Building a More Resourceful Community435
Ch. 21Pastoral Self-Care458
Afterword468
Index469

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