Counseling and Psychotherapy: A Christian Perspective

Counseling and Psychotherapy A Christian Perspective Combining cutting edge expertise with deeply rooted Christian insights this text from a leading figure in the Christian counseling community offers readers a comprehensive survey of ten major counsel

  • Title: Counseling and Psychotherapy: A Christian Perspective
  • Author: Siang-Yang Tan
  • ISBN: 9780801029660
  • Page: 330
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Combining cutting edge expertise with deeply rooted Christian insights, this text from a leading figure in the Christian counseling community offers readers a comprehensive survey of ten major counseling and psychotherapy approaches For each approach, Siang Yang Tan first provides a substantial introduction, assessing the approach s effectiveness and the latest research fCombining cutting edge expertise with deeply rooted Christian insights, this text from a leading figure in the Christian counseling community offers readers a comprehensive survey of ten major counseling and psychotherapy approaches For each approach, Siang Yang Tan first provides a substantial introduction, assessing the approach s effectiveness and the latest research findings or empirical evidence for it He then critiques the approach from a Christian perspective Tan also includes hypothetical transcripts of interventions for each major approach to help readers get a better sense of the clinical work involved This book presents a Christian approach to counseling and psychotherapy that is Christ centered, biblically based, and Spirit filled.

    One thought on “Counseling and Psychotherapy: A Christian Perspective”

    1. So fare! Challenging me in so many ways and preparing me in a great way for Christian Therapy. Too bad I have to read it so quickly. 120 pages read thus far, and 211 more to go be the end of tonightor whenever I finish and can go to bed.

    2. This book felt less thorough than Corey's work on theories though its conciseness was appreciated. Tan's thoughts on how each theory interacted with Christianity was interesting though perhaps because of my seminary background most of it seemed fairly intuitive.

    3. I am delighted to be able to encourage and recommend the reading of this professionally and scholarly written evaluation and synopsis of counseling and psychotherapy. I believe that Dr. Tan shares a passion for helping people through the struggles and issues of life. Dr. Tan encourages psychotherapeutic professionals to pursue their careers and/or ministries under the guidance and direction of sound wisdom and practice found in the various therapeutic disciplines. He also stresses his willful su [...]

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