Counseling Basics

Pages: 112
ISBN: 978-1-886973-39-8
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Helping You Help Others

Is counseling for the professional only? What do you do when a member of your small group or someone at work asks for advice? Where do you begin?

As Christian leaders, we are called upon to counsel. For too long, we have been reminded of our limitations. But what about the potential? II Corinthians 3:5,6 tells us, “Not that we are competent in ourselves to claim anything for ourselves, but our competence comes from God. He has made us competent as ministers…”

Be an effective people helper.

Written by Steve Prokopchak, a professional counselor who has over 15 years of experience in cell group leadership.

This practical manual is filled with biblical truth and insights that will assist any believer with a sincere desire to help others. It is written in a simplistic style which makes this an exceptional tool as you counsel under the direction of the Holy Spirit. Larry Kreider, International Director, DOVE International®

Topics covered in Counseling Basics:

  1. Is Counseling Biblical?
  2. The Core of Counseling
  3. Uncovering the Roots
  4. Scriptural Responses to Root Problems
  5. The Counseling Process
  6. The Process of Change
  7. Depression
  8. Suicide
  9. Codependency/Emotional Dependency
  10. Stress
  11. Anger
  12. Marriage
  13. Divorce and Separation
  14. Visiting the Hospitalized
  15. Healing Emotional Wounds
  16. Finances
  17. Growing As A Counselor
  18. Forgiveness, A Final Word

Read Steve’s blog here

Books and Resources by Steve Prokopchak
Battle Cry for Your Marriage  
Called Together Pre-and post-marital Mentoring Workbook
The Biblical Role of Elders in Today’s Church
Evaluation Tools
Counseling Basics
The Value of a Sabbatical
In Pursuit of Obedience

People Helping People Series
Be Angry and Sin Not
Recognizing Emotional Dependency
Thinking Right in a World that Thinks Wrong
Resolving Conflicts in Marriage

Who I Am In Christ
Praying for My Spouse
Praying for My Children



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Weight 0.75 lbs
Dimensions 11 × 8.5 × 0.2813 in


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