Spirituality and Therapy

Infinitely Beloved

Infinitely Beloved: A therapist explores divine intimacy

ISBN 978 1 906254 52 0 (2012)

This book is the outcome of lectures given by Brian Thorne in Salisbury Cathedral and St Julian’s church in Norwich. It gives powerful insights into the passionate commitment of a bridge-builder between the worlds of counselling and psychotherapy and mystical theology. Readers will have glimpses of the author…
Dreams and the Person-Centered Approach: Cherishing client experiencing

Dreams and the Person-Centered Approach: Cherishing client experiencing

ISBN 978 1 906254 47 6 (2012)

This book situates dreaming and dreams at the center of person-centered theory and practice. More than thirty years ago Carl Rogers explicitly called for a focusing on dreams as a special and important form of client-experiencing. With this book Andrea Koch takes a significant step into this still largely unchartered…
The Human Being Fully Alive: Writings in celebration of Brian Thorne

The Human Being Fully Alive: Writings in celebration of Brian Thorne

ISBN 978 1 906254 34 6 (2010)

This collection of writings by eight enthusiastic exponents of the Person-Centred Approach is presented as a Festschrift, offered in tribute to Brian Thorne, one of Britain’s seminal practitioners, teachers and writers of that therapeutic orientation from its earliest days in the UK. Brian is particularly recognised for his…
Sacred Science: Person-centred inquiry into the spiritual and the subtle

Sacred Science: Person-centred inquiry into the spiritual and the subtle

ISBN 978 1 898059 21 9 (1998)

This cutting-edge book breaks new ground in transpersonal psychology. It argues for a people-based, person-centred religion which holds that spiritual authority is within each individual. Topics covered include:     The emergence of a self-generating spiritual culture of independent pathfinders.     An affirmation of the person as…
Spirituality and Psychotherapy

Spirituality and Psychotherapy

ISBN 978 1 898059 39 4 (2001)

From sceptics to believers, through theorists and therapists working with our deepest concerns, Spirituality and Psychotherapy provides a timely and invigorating journey through Freud's 'black tide of mud of occultism'. An experienced selection of contributors bring a variety of strong views to the reader interested in spirituality and its…
Spirituality and Counselling Experiential and theoretical perspectives

Spirituality and Counselling Experiential and theoretical perspectives

ISBN 978 1 898059 74 5 (2006)

This book arises from a rich and lively international conference on ‘The Spiritual Dimension in Therapy and Experiential Exploration’, which was held at the University of East Anglia. The varied chapters—including contributions from the keynote speakers: Brian Thorne, Rev Daishin Morgan and Richard Holloway—explore…