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The Christian Therapist's Notebook: Homework, Handouts, and Activities for Use in Christian Counseling [NOOK Book]

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Christians 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 source for innovative, user-friendly techniques for connecting the everyday world of the client with Christian principles and Scripture. This creative, timesaving guide assists therapists in helping clients achieve therapy goals through professionally sound and principled exercises while always ...
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The Christian Therapist's Notebook: Homework, Handouts, and Activities for Use in Christian Counseling

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Overview

Christians 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 source for innovative, user-friendly techniques for connecting the everyday world of the client with Christian principles and Scripture. This creative, timesaving guide assists therapists in helping clients achieve therapy goals through professionally sound and principled exercises while always maintaining a positive, supportive connection with Christian beliefs. Helpful features include Scripture references relevant to common problems, case studies, vignettes, professional resource lists, client resource lists, in-session exercises, homework exercises, and handouts.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781136862892
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 3/22/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 348
  • File size: 5 MB

Table of Contents


About the Authors     ix
Contributors     xi
Acknowledgments     xiii
Introduction     1
Homework, Handouts, and Activities for Individuals
A New Creation   Philip J. Henry     19
Snapshots   Philip J. Henry   Gene A. Sale     31
Core Connections   Philip J. Henry     37
Temptation Judo   Philip J. Henry   Gene A. Sale     45
Broken Mirrors   Lori Marie Figueroa     51
The Book of My Life   Lori Marie Figueroa     57
Tearing Down Strongholds   Philip J. Henry   Gene A. Sale     63
Cross over to the Other Side   Lori Marie Figueroa   Philip J. Henry     69
Run the Ruce   Lori Marie Figueroa   Philip J. Henry     75
Getting It in Gear   Philip J. Henry     81
Bad Dog-Good Dog   Steven T. Zombory   Philip J. Henry     87
It Was Wrong   David R. Miller   Philip J. Henry     103
Bowing Down   Philip J. Henry     119
Panic Breaker   Philip J. Henry     119
Where Was God?   Steven T. Zombory   Philip J. Henry     125
The Why's of Weight   Philip J. Henry     131
I Miss...   Philip J. Henry     139
Unmanageable   Philip J. Henry     145
Homework, Handouts, and Activities for Couples and Families
Complete or Compete   Judith T. Casey   Lori Marie Figueroa     155
The Beauty of a Butterfly   Lori Marie Figueroa     161
Love Is...   David R. Miller   Philip J. Henry     169
A New Beginning: Premarital Counseling for the Second Marriage   David R. Miller     177
Nothing Like the Brady Bunch   Lori Marie Figueroa     185
Control   David R.Miller   Philip J. Henry     191
Parenting After Divorce   David R. Miller   Lori Marie Figueroa     199
The Broken Bough   David R. Miller     207
Homework, Handouts, and Activities for Children and Adolescents
Three Wishes   Philip J. Henry     217
Magical Sunglasses   Lori Marie Figueroa     225
Lions, Tigers, and Bears   Lori Marie Figueroa   David R. Miller     231
Self-Esteem   David R. Miller    Philip J. Henry     239
It's Just Like Me   Philip J. Henry     253
If I Had Faith...   Philip J. Henry     259
The Prodigal Child   David R. Miller     265
Just for Today   Philip J. Henry   David R. Miller     273
All About Suicide   David R. Miller   Philip J. Henry     281
Self-Injury   Emery D. Twoey   Philip J. Henry     289
When I'm Mad   Emery D. Twoey   Philip J. Henry     297
Friends   David R. Miller   Philip J. Henry     303
Bad, Bad, Bad   Philip J. Henry     309
Peace with God   Philip J. Henry     317
Index     325
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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 16, 2008

    An Excellent Resource

    As a Pastor and a Counselor, I have found this notebook to be a great help in my practice. The exercises are varied, with clear instruction and a definite Christian base. The contents are conveniently grouped for the various ages and stages of life, as well as individuals verses couples and groups. I have used several of the exercise with great success. I feel confident this resource would be of great value to any Christian-based counseling ministry.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 18, 2008

    Excellent Resource

    This book is an excellent resource for any Christian counselor. It gives you a multitude of exercises that you can use with a vast number of clients at any age. All the exercises are biblically based, which is both useful and essential to any client. If the exercises need to be adjusted you can do so with ease. This is a must have!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 26, 2008

    Extrememly Helpful

    As an intern the Therapist's notebook was very helpful to have structure to deal with a specific issue. I used the session called 'I miss...' to counsel those who are grieving.It was extremely helpful to myself, but more importantly to the client. I would recommend this book to anyone just starting to counsel as well as those who have been counseling for years to have a fresh exercise to use.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 7, 2008

    Very easy to read and use!

    The book is very easy to read and apply to any client you may have. I was able to use the examples with many different people. If it doesn't exactly fit the age group you are working with, you are able to adjust a few of the skills. I also love how it includes Christ and allows you to use it in a church or Christian setting. I highly recommend this book to anyone who needs suggestions or wants to have a great session!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 8, 2007

    COMPLETELY USER-FRIENDLY AND SO HELPFUL!

    I have had the pleasure of speaking with Dr. Henry and you will not find a more godly and humble man. These attributes are reflected in the Counseling Notebook. The book is extremely user-friendly. As a brand-new budding counselor, this book has helped me to immediately find different exercises to help my Military spouses cope with the stress and strain of every day military life. This is a book that EVERY Therapist and Counselor NEEDS to have in their collection. I was extremely pleased and will use this book until his revised edition is available!!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 20, 2007

    A Must Have & User Friendly Book!

    This book has exercises that can be given to clients during or after sessions. The book can be used by therapists, by interns, students, professors, pastors and lay counselors. You may want to buy 3 of this one! One to keep in your office, one to keep in your briefcase and one to give a friend. All University Psychology programs and Christian churches should supply their staff with this book.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 28, 2007

    A clinical spiritual oasis in a chaotic secular world

    As a clinical practioner with a Christian worldview it has been difficult at times developing 'hands on work' for clients that is pathologically specific and addresses their Spiritual component. The 'Therapist's Notebook' has streamlined this process efficiently and effectively. Money well worth spending indeed!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 8, 2007

    Excellent new book

    These exercises are simple to execute, but yet, extremely effective in discovering the root issues of various presenting problems. For example, I recently decided to use the Why's of Weight exercise with a young client of mine who was struggling with Binge-Eating Disorder. This tool easily assisted the client in identifying her unmet needs which food was ultimately satisfying, and this further enabled us to utilize more of the therapeutic process to find healthy, alternative methods in meeting her needs. The client especially appreciated the holistic approach of the exercise, integrating the physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual aspects of human nature. I would highly recommend this book to anyone who is looking for tools that can address and deal with therapeutic issues from a holistic and integrative approach.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 24, 2007

    A reviewer

    A FANTASTIC resource...the contributors use their education, experience and skills to make this helpful, user-friendly book the perfect tool for professionals, pastors, social workers and lay leaders to use in practical integration in Christian Counseling.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 21, 2007

    Wonderful Biblically based Tool

    As an intern, I have found this notebook to be useful. I learn best with hands on experience, and this notebook has helpful techniques that enhances my knowledge and affords me the practice I need clinically to assist my clients. I also like that it is biblically based and that I can incorporate my Christian faith. I highly recommend this book for anyone in the Counseling field.

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