This series brings together accessible texts that combine in-depth consideration of theory with suggestions for caring practice. Drawing on the latest research and experience in a range of practice settings, these are informative and thought-provoking resources for practical theologians and practitioners working in health and social care.
'Peter Gubi's book, the fruit of both his own extensive research and a detailed study of the available literature, explores in depth the way prayer is, and could be, used in counselling and psychotherapy. more »2007, Paperback: £19.99/ $34.95
Keywords: counselling, palliative care, practical theology, psychoanalysis, psychotherapy, spirituality, theology
The meaning of pastoral care in modern multicultural societies is challenged and re-examined from a pluralistic, global perspective in this book. Emmanuel Lartey stresses the importance of recognizing different cultural influences on individuals in order to effectively counsel, guide and... more »2003, Paperback: £16.95/ $26.95
Keywords: practical theology, spirituality, theology
'This is not a book about theory, it is a book about life. This volume is in the excellent Practical Theology Series published by Jessica Kingsley and under the general editorship of John Swinton of Aberdeen University who writes the Foreword. Ray Anderson is an American pastor and academic of... more »2003, Paperback: £18.99/ $29.95
Keywords: health care, practical theology, spirituality, theology