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What Counsellors and Spiritual Directors Can Learn From Each Other [electronic resource]

  • Gubi, Peter Madsen
  • Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • 2017
What Counsellors and Spiritual Directors Can Learn From Each Other [electronic resource]
  • 자료유형
    단행본
  • 서명/저자사항
    What Counsellors and Spiritual Directors Can Learn From Each Other[electronic resource] / Gubi, Peter Madsen.
  • 발행사항
    [New York] : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2017.
  • 개인저자
    Gubi, Peter Madsen
  • 형태사항
    1 online resource.
  • 일반주제명
    Counseling
    Psychotherapy
    Spiritual life.
  • ISBN
    9781784502713, 9781785920257
  • 언어
    영어

초록

This new edited collection explores the intersection of spiritual direction and counselling/psychotherapy, and the relationship between the two. Citing the influencing effect prayer and counselling have had on each other, the contributors offer insight into the similarities and differences of spiritual direction and counselling, and of what the disciplines have to learn from each other. Advocating the importance of addressing the spiritual dimension of care in areas such as mental health and social care, this book promotes a synthesis of pastoral guidance and psychological counselling. The chapters offer insight to the healing role spirituality and prayer can play when counselling for trauma, sexual abuse or loss of a loved one. Whether discussing training counsellors to be spiritually literate, or exploring how spiritual accompaniers can take a psychologically-informed approach, all the contributors bring their extensive experience to bear working with spiritual and psychological issues.