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The Practice of Pastoral Care, Rev. and Exp. Ed

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    Carrie Doehring(Author)

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The Practice of Pastoral Care has become a popular seminary textbook for courses in pastoral care and a manual for clinical pastoral education. In it, Doehring encourages counselors to view their ministry through a trifocal lens that incorporates premodern, modern, and postmodern approaches to religious and psychological knowledge. Doehring describes the basic ingredients of a caregiving relationship, shows how to use the caregiver's life experience as a source of authority, and demonstrates how to develop the skill of listening and establishing the actual relationship. This new edition elaborates on and expands the author's previous work, adding an intercultural perspective that gives more attention to religious pluralism in the pastoral care setting. It offers a road map for using a step-by-step narrative, relational, embodied approach to spiritual care that respects the unique ways people live out their values and beliefs, especially in coping with stress, loss, and violence. Readers will be able to confidently and professionally offer pastoral care and counseling to members of their congregations or other places of ministry.

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  • PDF | 254 pages
  • Carrie Doehring(Author)
  • Westminster John Knox Press; Revised and expanded ed edition (5 Dec. 2014)
  • English
  • 3
  • Religion & Spirituality

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  • By Pastor Victoria on 6 December 2016

    Will encourage any Theology student to get this book! This specifically teach on basics of pastoral care! Absolutely informative. Great!

  • By Guest on 2 October 2015

    As expected


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