Pastoral Counseling

Resources & References



Abstracts of Research in Pastoral Care and Counseling
American Journal of Pastoral Counseling
Chaplaincy Today
Counseling and Values
The Interdisciplinary Journal of Pastoral Studies
Family Ministry
Journal of Biblical Counseling
Journal of Health Care Chaplaincy
Journal of Marriage and Family
Journal of Ministry in Addiction and Recovery
Journal of Pastoral Care and Counseling
Journal of Psychology and Christianity
Journal of Religion and Health
Journal of Pastoral Psychology

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Online Resources

American Association of Christian Counselors
American Association of Pastoral Counselors
Association for Clinical Pastoral Education
Association of Professional Chaplains
Association for the Spiritual, Ethical, and Religious Values Issues in Counseling
Compass Therapy
Compass Therapy: Christian Psychology In Action
Journal of Pastoral Care and Counseling Publications
Pastoral Counseling and Coaching: Compass Therapy in Churches
Sacred Spaces: The E-Journal
The Self Compass Personality Model

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Jay Adams (1986), Competent to Counsel, Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan.

David W. Augsburger (1995), Pastoral Care Across Cultures, Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox Press.

Aaron Beck and Arthur Freeman (1990), Cognitive Therapy of Personality Disorders, New York: The Guilford Press.

Lorna Smith Benjamin (1996), Interpersonal Diagnosis and Treatment of Personality Disorders, Second Edition, New York: The Guilford Press.

David G. Benner (1999), Baker Encyclopedia of Psychology & Counseling, 2nd ed., Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Books; (2003) Strategic Pastoral Counseling: A Short-Term Structured Approach, Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Books.

Eric Berne (2004), Games People Play, New York: Ballantine Books.

Anton T. Boisen (1936), The Exploration of the Inner World, New York: Harper & Brothers.

Lawrence M. Brammer, Everett L. Shostrom, and Philip J. Abrego (1993, 1989, 1982, 1977, 1968, 1960), Therapeutic Psychology, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, Inc.

Howard John Clinebell (1984), Basic Types of Pastoral Care and Counseling: Resources for the Ministry of Healing and Growth, Nashville, TN: Abingdon Press.

Gary Collins (2007), Christian Counseling: A Comprehensive Guide, Nashville, TN: Thomas Nelson.

Pamela Cooper-White (2006), Many Voices: Pastoral Psychotherapy in Relational and Theological Perspective, Minneapolis, MN: Fortress Press.

Raymond Corsini (2001, 1981), Handbook on Innovative Therapy, Second Edition, New York: John Wiley and Sons.

James E. Dittes (1999), Pastoral Counseling: The Basics, Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox Press.

Albert Ellis and Robert Harper (1997), A New Guide to Rational Living, Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall.

Erik Erikson (1993), Childhood and Society, New York: W. W. Norton and Company.

James Reaves Farris (2002), International Perspectives on Pastoral Counseling, Philadelphia: Haworth Press.

Viktor Frankl (2006), Man’s Search for Meaning, New York: Beacon Press.

Sigmund Freud (1989), An Outline of Psycho-Analysis, New York: W. W. Norton.

Dayle Friedman (2001), Jewish Pastoral Care: A Practical Handbook, Woodstock, VT: Jewish Lights Publishing.

Karen Horney (1993), Our Inner Conflicts, New York: W. W. Norton.

Rodney J. Hunter and Nancy Ramsay (2005), New Dictionary of Pastoral Care and Counseling, Nashville, TN: Abingdon Press.

William James (2007), Varieties of Religious Experience: A Study in Human Nature, Charleston, SC: BiblioBazaar.

Carl G. Jung (1968), Man and His Symbols, New York: Dell; (1984), Modern Man in Search of a Soul, New York: Taylor and Francis Books, Ltd.

Donald J. Kiesler (1996), Contemporary Interpersonal Theory and Research: Personality, Psychopathology, and Psychotherapy, New York: John Wiley and Sons.

Robert R. Knapp (1990, 1976), POI Handbook, Second Edition: Handbook for the Personal Orientation Inventory, San Diego, CA: Edits, Publishers.

James R. Kok, Arthur E. Jongsma (1998) Pastoral Counseling Treatment Planner, New York: John Wiley and Sons.

Charles Kollar (1997), Solution-Focused Pastoral Counseling, Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan.

T. Leary (1957), Interpersonal Diagnosis of Personality: A Functional Theory and Methodology for Personality Evaluation, New York: The Ronald Press.

Kristen Jane Leslie (2002), When Violence Is No Stranger: Pastoral Counseling with Survivors of Date Rape, Minneapolis, MN: Fortress Press.

John MacArthur (2005), Counseling: How to Counsel Biblically, Nashville, TN: Thomas Nelson.

Rollo May (1989), Art of Counseling, New York: Gardner Press.

Dan Montgomery (2006), Christian Counseling That Really Works, Morrisville, NC: Compass Works, 2006.

Dan & Kate Montgomery (2008), Compass Psychotheology: Where Psychology and Theology Really Meet, Morrisville, NC: Compass Works.

Dan Montgomery (2009), Pastoral Counseling and Coaching, Morrisville, NC: Compass Works.

Dan Montgomery (2009), CompassTherapy: Christian Psychology in Action, Morrisville, NC: Compass Works.

Dan & Kate Montgomery (2009), The Self Compass: Charting Your Personality in Christ, Morrisville, NC: Compass Works.

Dan & Kate Montgomery (2009), Christian Personality Theory: A Self Compass for Humanity, Morrisville, NC: Compass Works.

Jacobi Moreno (1972), Psychodrama, Vol. 1, Fourth Ed., Beacon, New York: Beacon House Press.

Henri Nouwen (1979), The Wounded Healer, New York: Doubleday/Image.

Wayne Oates (1982), Pastoral Counseling, Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox Press.

Robert Plutchik and Hope R. Conte (1997), Circumplex Models of Personality and Emotions, Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association.

Wilhelm Reich (2000), Character Analysis, New York: Pocket Books.

Carl Rogers (1965), Client-Centered Therapy: Its Current Practice, Implications, and Theory, New York: Houghton-Mifflin; (1995), On Becoming a Person, New York: Mariner Books.

Everett R. Shostrom (1976), Actualizing Therapy: Foundations for A Scientific Ethic, San Diego: Edits.

Everett L. Shostrom and Dan Montgomery (1978), Healing Love: How God Works Within the Personality, Nashville, TN: Abingdon Press; (1986), God In Your Personality Nashville, TN: Abingdon Press; (1990), The Manipulators, Nashville, TN: Abingdon Press.

Howard Stone (2001), Brief Pastoral Counseling, Minneapolis, MN: Augsburg Fortress.

Richard Vaughan (1994), Pastoral Counseling and Personality Disorders, Lanham, MD: Sheed and Ward.

Robert J. Wicks, Ed. (2003), Richard D. Parsons Ed., Donald Capps, Ed., Clinical Handbook of Pastoral Counseling, Vol. 3, Mahwah, NJ: Paulist Press.

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