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Grace unfolding : psychotherapy in the spirit of the Tao-te ching

Author: Gregory J Johanson; Ron Kurtz
Publisher: New York : Bell Tower, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This sensible and compassionate book relates the principles of the Tao-te ching to the practice of contemporary psychotherapy.
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Named Person: Laozi.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gregory J Johanson; Ron Kurtz
ISBN: 0517584492 9780517584491
OCLC Number: 23139847
Description: xviii, 139 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Naming --
Affirming the darkness --
Entering the mystery --
Welcoming --
Emptying --
Embracing experience --
Regarding --
Creating --
Communing --
Making peace --
Empowering --
Supporting defenses --
Opening --
Embodying --
Trusting --
Seeking truth --
Affirming creation --
Claiming --
Observing nature --
Centering --
Wandering --
Restoring the child --
Relinquishing control --
Dealing with enemies --
Adjusting --
Simply being --
Not striving --
Jumping --
Withdrawing --
Broadening horizons --
Fostering virtue --
Unmasking --
Expanding.
Responsibility: Greg Johanson and Ron Kurtz ; with brush paintings and calligraphy by Charles Chu.

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Applies the religious and philosophical principles of Lao Tzu's ancient Chinese classic, the "Tao-Te Ching", to the practice of contemporary psychotherapy. Aimed at both clients and psychotherapists,  Read more...

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