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The EMCAPP-Book December 2018

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The EMCAPP Book has been published on 1th December 2018!

Title: Psychology and Psychotherapy in the Perspective of Christian Anthropology.

Editor: Nicolene Joubert.
Foreword: Eric L. Johnson (past president of the Society of Christian Psychology in US)
The contents and foreword enclosed.
Contributors (authors of chapters):
Poland: Romuald Jaworski, Krzysztof Wojcieszek, Zenon Uchnast, Anna Ostaszewska
United Kingdom: Mike Sheldon, Trevor Griffiths
Germany: Wolfram Soldan, Werner May
Russia: Andrey Lorgus, Elena Strigo, Olga Krasnikowa
Ukraine: Olena Yaremko
Italy: Francesco Cutino
Spain: Mar Alvarez, Monserrat Lafuente
Finland: Saara Kinunen
South Africa: Nicolene Joubert
The book includes also information about each author with his/ her photo.

The information at the website:

https://www.cambridgescholars.com/psychology-and-psychotherapy-in-the-perspective-of-christian-anthropology

It is possible also to buy it on Amazon:

https://www.amazon.com/Psychology-Psychotherapy-Perspective-Christian-Anthropology/dp/1527516571

and in Italy:

https://www.ibs.it/psychology-psychotherapy-in-perspective-of-libro-inglese-dorothy-du-plessis/e/9781527516571

Love and blessings
Anna Ostaszewska
Coordinator of the EMCAPP Book Project

Book Description
A view of human nature generally forms part of the assumptions that undergird psychological theories and psychotherapeutic approaches. In this book, Christian anthropology is articulated as a foundation for the theories, approaches and techniques applied in practice by its contributors. Various essays from European-based practitioners in the fields of psychology, psychotherapy and counselling are included here. These authors draw scientific knowledge from the fields of psychology and psychotherapy, focusing on intra-psychic aspects of human functioning, such as emotions, drives and cognitions, as well as interpersonal and eco-systemic functioning. In addition to this, the authors consider spirituality as an intrinsic part of humanity through which persons seek meaning and transcendence and that influences physical and mental health. Spiritual insight is gained from the field of theology with specific reference to the Christian faith tradition. As a wide range of topics, contexts and cultural and ecumenical backgrounds are covered in this book many practitioners in mental health care and counselling should benefit from the knowledge, ideas and practical experience shared here.