23. The Heart's Surrender (2005)

  1. Brian Thorne

Published Online: 27 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118329214.ch23

Counselling and Spiritual Accompaniment: Bridging Faith and Person-Centred Therapy

Counselling and Spiritual Accompaniment: Bridging Faith and Person-Centred Therapy

How to Cite

Thorne, B. (2012) The Heart's Surrender (2005), in Counselling and Spiritual Accompaniment: Bridging Faith and Person-Centred Therapy, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118329214.ch23

Author Information

  1. The Norwich Centre for Personal, Professional and Spiritual Development, USA

  1. This chapter originally appeared as Chapter 12 in my autobiography Love's Embrace (PCCS Books, 2005) and is reprinted with occasional amendments with permission of the publishers.

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 19 SEP 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781119950820

Online ISBN: 9781118329214

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Keywords:

  • ceasing to be a therapist;
  • The Heart's Surrender (2005), distress fuelled by anguish/sense of meaninglessness;
  • sense of disenchantment, or even of betrayal through experience of religion;
  • abuse or ruthless manipulation, by self-professed religious or spiritual authorities;
  • new form of mutuality, in a quest for the divine in pursuit of true humanness