Integrating Spiritual Healing Approaches and Techniques into Psychotherapy

  • Robert N. Sollod


The institution of verbal psychotherapy, as such, is a relatively recent historical development and one that first occurred in industrialized, Western societies. The precursor of contemporary verbal psychotherapy was a model that attributed the causes and cures of psychological problems to the levels of biology and physiology. Both models replaced millenia of traditional spiritual approaches to a variety of forms of malaise.


Healing Tradition Therapeutic Process Mystical Experience Psychotherapeutic Approach Spiritual Tradition 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert N. Sollod
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  1. 1.Department of PsychologyCleveland State UniversityClevelandUSA

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