Dr. Eric L. Johnson, psychologist and professor of pastoral care, offers his biblical perspective, evidence-based research, and practical instruction to help you care for those around you. In his Christ-centered model, learn how to listen and ask good questions so you can counsel effectively. Discover how to structure your sessions so you promote growth and establish appropriate boundaries. Gain insight into how to counsel through depression, marital problems, and personal crisis. Whatever the topic, Dr. Johnson’s guidance is centered on the gospel and supported by sound doctrine.
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He is an associate editor of the Journal of Psychology and Theology, and in 1998 he was editor for a special issue of the Journal of Psychology and Christianity titled “Psychology within the Christian Tradition.” He authored articles for the Baker Encyclopedia of Psychology and Counseling and has coedited and contributed to two books: Christianity and Psychology: Four Views and God Under Fire: Modern Scholarship Reinvents God. Dr. Johnson wrote Foundations for Soul Care: A Christian Psychology Proposal.