The Psychospiritual Clinician's Handbook: Alternative Methods for Understanding and Treating Mental Disorders
Learn to treat a variety of diagnostic disorders through various psychospiritual treatment models!
Increasing numbers of people are moving beyond psychological therapy to seek alternative spiritual perspectives to medical and mental health care such as yoga and meditation. The Psychospiritual Clinician's Handbook: Alternative Methods for Understanding and Treating Mental Disorders provides the latest theoretical perspectives and practical applications by recognized experts in positive and integrative psychotherapy. Leading clinicians examine and re-examine their therapeutic worldviews and attitudes to focus on the right problems to solve—for the whole person.
This essential Handbook is a window on the quiet revolution now sweeping the field of psychology, that of locating the whole human being in the center of the therapeutic process. The Psychospiritual Clinician's Handbook: Alternative Methods for Understanding and Treating Mental Disorders helps you effectively treat the whole person by providing a practical introduction to some of the worldviews and most effective practices like yoga, meditation, and humanological therapy used by psychospiritually oriented therapists. Helpful illustrations of body positions used in yoga and meditation plus photographs, tables, figures, and detailed case studies illustrate the process.
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Approaching Extraordinary Experiences
Spirituality and Religion
Traditional Diagnostic and Treatment Models
The Case for Spiritual Intervention
Spiritual Techniques in the Treatment of Conduct Disorder
Development and Utilization of Spiritual
An Integrative Approach
Spiritual and Transpersonal Approaches
Eating Disorders As Messengers of the Soul
Utilizing the Language of Metaphor Within
Treatment Approaches with Humanology
How Many Souls Are in This Body?
Memories of Satanic Ritual Abuse
Using Humanology with Narcissistic Personality Disorder
Assessment and Treatment of Conduct
Recovery As a Spiritual Journey
Mindful Awareness and SelfDirected
The Practice of Mindfulness in Daily Life
Long and ShortTerm Effects of Mindfulness Practice
Beware of False Gods
Plaques or Tangles?
The Phenomenon of Centers Supporting
The Nature of Spiritually Oriented Psychotherapy
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