Do you suffer from depression? An eating disorder? Uncontrollable sexual desire? Break free from bondage by discovering the true root of your emotional problems! Christian psychologist Backus presents an eye-opening look at how the seven deadly sins can cause psychological and soul-damaging distress---and offers life-changing insights to help you live a virtuous life. 240 pages, softcover from Bethany.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 240 Vendor: Baker Publication Date: 2000
Dimensions: 8.50 X 6 X 0.63 (inches) ISBN: 0764223925 ISBN-13: 9780764223921 Availability: In Stock
Dr. William Backus the respected clinical psychologist and author of Telling Yourself the Truth, returns with a groundbreaking book examining how sin is the basis of many common emotional and psychological disorders. Revealing the untold story of why we act how we act, the book is sure to join of the ranks of Christian counseling classics.
What Your Counselor Never Told You is a detailed look at the causes of various character traits and the reasons behind the actions we take. It is both a tool to help you overcome sin in your life, and a handbook for self-examination to lead a purer life. The book explains how the sin our lives affects our daily actions and even our character traits.
Ideal for self-use or by trained, counselors, What Your Counselor Never Told You takes the position that spiritual health goes hand-in-hand with mental and emotional health. It puts readers on the right road to recovery.
William Backus, Ph.D., founded the Center for Christian Psychological Services. Before his death in 2005, he was a licensed clinical psychologist and an ordained Lutheran clergyman. He wrote many books, including the bestselling Telling Yourself the Truth (coauthored with Marie Chapian).