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Healing for the City: Counseling in the Urban Setting

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ISBN: 9781579109790

Overview

Healing for the City is a counseling manual designed for urban residents, both Christian and non-Christian. It focuses on the brokenness and problems of city life without assuming that all who live in the city suffer from serious dysfunctions. Craig Ellison and Ed Mynard offer practical guidance for those who have become victims of the emotional, relational, and spiritual distress often found in the city.

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  • Addressses how to counsel from all walks of life
  • Pays special attention to times when more urgent care is needed
  • Highlights the specific needs of those who live in a city environment
  • Counseling in the City
    • Stress and Urban Life
    • The Nature of Counseling
    • Counseling in the Urban Church
    • Contextualized Counseling
    • Confronting Evil
  • People of the City
    • Counseling Asians
    • Counseling Blacks
    • Counseling Hispanics
  • Pressing Problems
    • Addictive Behaviors
    • Adult Children of Alcoholics
    • AIDS
    • Marital Conflict
    • Domestic Abuse
    • Divorce Recovery
    • Single Parenting
    • Crisis Pregnancies
    • Sexual Abuse
    • Victimization
  • Title: Healing for the City: Counseling in the Urban Setting
  • Author: Craig W. Ellison
  • Publisher: Wipf & Stock
  • Print Publication Date: 2002
  • Logos Release Date: 2014
  • Pages: 336
  • Language: English
  • Resources: 1
  • Format: Digital > Logos Edition
  • Subjects: City churches > United States; Pastoral counseling > United States; Urban minorities > Pastoral counseling of--United States; Inner cities > United States--Psychological aspects; City and town life > United States--Psychological aspects; Church and social problems > United States
  • ISBNs: 9781579109790, 1579109799
  • Resource ID: LLS:HLNGCTYRBNSTTNG
  • Resource Type: Monograph
  • Metadata Last Updated: 2019-10-03T22:33:13Z

Craig Ellison serves on the National Advisory Board of the American Association of Christian Counselors, and is a contributing editor for the Journal of Psychology and Theology. He was the director of the Alliance Graduate School of Counseling in Nyack, NY, and professor of urban studies and counseling at the Alliance Theological Seminary. He wrote From Stress to Well-Being, Loneliness: The Search for Intimacy, and he edited The Urban Mission.