Caring for the Souls of Children

by Amy Baker     |     Book Summary


Author: Amy Baker
Publisher: New Growth Press
Date: 2020
Pages: 296

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The prospect of counseling children can seem initially daunting, and many may quickly assume it is a task that ought to be left in the hands of experienced professional counselors. Yet, this task is not as daunting as it may initially seem.

 Although the issues that are addressed in counseling children may be unique, both the foundation of our counsel as well as the ultimate hope counselors must seek to offer are the same as when one counsels adults. “The struggles, the desires, and the source of hope for children are no different than the struggles, desires, and source of hope for adults.” (p. 2)

 To help ensure that counselors are able to effectively offer that ultimate hope, Caring for the Souls of Children provides readers with a methodology of counseling, an overview of childhood development, and instruction in how to address common problems found within the world of counseling children.





Caring for the Souls of Children

by Amy Baker

[ Book Summary ]



Book Summary of Union With Christ by Rankin Wilbourne

Author Amy Baker
Publisher New Growth Press
Date 2020
Pages 296


Overview:

The prospect of counseling children can seem initially daunting, and many may quickly assume it is a task that ought to be left in the hands of experienced professional counselors. Yet, this task is not as daunting as it may initially seem.

 Although the issues that are addressed in counseling children may be unique, both the foundation of our counsel as well as the ultimate hope counselors must seek to offer are the same as when one counsels adults. “The struggles, the desires, and the source of hope for children are no different than the struggles, desires, and source of hope for adults.” (p. 2)

 To help ensure that counselors are able to effectively offer that ultimate hope, Caring for the Souls of Children provides readers with a methodology of counseling, an overview of childhood development, and instruction in how to address common problems found within the world of counseling children.