Publisher description for Christian counseling : a comprehensive guide / Gary R. Collins.

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This proven guide in pastoral counseling has been extensively expanded and revised by the author to include recent developments and research, new resources, and attention to newly urgent needs such as AIDS, eating disorders, homosexuality, and violence. Written with clarity and sensitivity, this volume builds on biblical foundations and the best resources of professional psychology. It reflects the insights the author has gained from many years of Christian counseling.
New Sections include:
The Legal, Ethical and Moral Issues in Counseling
The Multicultural, Multiracial Issues in Counseling
Conflict and Relationships
Dealing with Death and Grief
Alcoholism and Other Substance Abuse
Crises and Trauma
Counseling and Terrorism

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Pastoral counseling.