Back to Top
Our Stores Contact Us Help
Welcome, {{username}} Log Out Log In   /  Sign Up

The Pastoral Care of Depression

Binford W Gilbert

The Pastoral Care of Depression

Binford W Gilbert

$47.99

Paperback
What is depression, and what are its many and varied types? Who becomes depressed, and how can it be recognized? How can depression be measured, and what are its suicidal potentialities? What are the therapeutic interventions the pastor can use in helping people who are undergoing the pain of depression? The Pastoral Care of Depression: A Guidebook answers these questions and many more. With a focus on the pastor as an instrument of healing in cooperation with families, physicians, and other mental health professionals, this book will help you understand some of the current research and procedures used in helping people suffering from depression. As the frontline mental health workers in many communities, pastors need confidence, competence, and skill in handling people with emotional problems. As Author Binford W. Gilbert explains, "Depression is among the most treatable of major illnesses. It enters the realm of the spiritual and demands the best of the pastoral leader to guide, ass

- Publisher As the frontline mental health workers in many communities, pastors need confidence, competence, and skill in helping people with emotional problems. The Pastoral Care of Depression: A Guidebook helps caregivers by overcoming the simplistic myths about depressive disorders and probing the real issues.

- Publisher

You May Also Be Interested In

About "The Pastoral Care of Depression"

What is depression, and what are its many and varied types? Who becomes depressed, and how can it be recognized? How can depression be measured, and what are its suicidal potentialities? What are the therapeutic interventions the pastor can use in helping people who are undergoing the pain of depression? The Pastoral Care of Depression: A Guidebook answers these questions and many more. With a focus on the pastor as an instrument of healing in cooperation with families, physicians, and other mental health professionals, this book will help you understand some of the current research and procedures used in helping people suffering from depression. As the frontline mental health workers in many communities, pastors need confidence, competence, and skill in handling people with emotional problems. As Author Binford W. Gilbert explains, "Depression is among the most treatable of major illnesses. It enters the realm of the spiritual and demands the best of the pastoral leader to guide, ass
- Publisher

As the frontline mental health workers in many communities, pastors need confidence, competence, and skill in helping people with emotional problems. The Pastoral Care of Depression: A Guidebook helps caregivers by overcoming the simplistic myths about depressive disorders and probing the real issues.
- Publisher

Meet the Author

Binford W Gilbert

Gilbert is an ordained Elder of the Rocky Mountain Conference of the United Methodist Church and a Fellow of the American Association of Pastoral Counselors.

Table Of Contents

  • Contents Introduction The Pastor The "why" Of The Book Depression: How It Feels The Roots Of Depression The Subconscious And Depression Rage Dependency Pessimism Summary Making The Diagnosis The Diagnosis Cognitive Therapy "stinkin' Thinkin'" Dysfunctional Attitude Scale Behavioral Treatment The Energy Cycle Problem Solving Timing Pleasant Events Reinforcement The Pain-pleasure Continuum Positive Assertiveness Training Relaxation Training The Pastor: Unique Care Giver A Theology Of Pastoral Care God View God As Creator Christ: Our Teacher, Example, And Redeemer The Holy Spirit Doctrine Of The Incarnation The Pastor As Counselor The Minister's Own Mental Health False Goals Ministers And Inappropriate Sexual Involvement Humanistic Psychology An Approach To Pastoral Wellness Taking Charge Of Your Life Take Charge Of Your Time Take Charge Of Your Health Take Charge Of Your Personal Relationships The Spiritual Life Getting Rid Of Anxiety Summary Notes Index

Order now to secure your copy when our stock arrives.

0 Available. Expected to ship in 2 weeks from Australia.
Quantity

Add to Wishlist

Product Details

Product Details
  • Catalogue Code 135698
  • Product Code 0789002655
  • EAN 9780789002655
  • Pages 142
  • Department Academic
  • Category Church
  • Sub-Category Care/counselling
  • Publisher Haworth Press
  • Publication Date Sep 2003
  • Dimensions 211 x 151 x 9 mm
  • Weight 0.227kg

Bestsellers in Church