-HELPING THE HELPER SERIES-
A Biblical Perspective on Psychiatric Diagnoses & Medications
By MICHAEL R. EMLET
This book was very unique writing and compelling to read with also navigate pointers to help in resolving some of the tension felt between the practice of psychiatric labeling and biblical counseling the struggles of the human brain and soul, while neither dismissing labeling completely nor fully embracing hook, line, and sinker, everything taught in modern psychiatry. This book had giving us to understand more of human psychological suffering from a gospel centered perspective. Drawing on his personal experience with those who are afflicted by problems of mental health with this book will lead us a way from reductionist approach to one that is holistic and includes both heart and body. This will reminding to our culture increasingly describes problems in terms of psychiatric diagnoses and increasingly seeks solutions through psychoactive medication, this will be our time need to think more carefully about labels we are using and the drugs we are taking, I highly recommend to everyone must to read this book. “ I received complimentary a copy of this book free from Litfuse Publicity for this review”.
Michael R. Emlet, MDIV, MD, practiced as a family physician for over ten years before becoming a counselor and faculty member at the Christian Counseling & Educational Foundation (CCEF). He is the author of CrossTalk and numerous articles and minibooks.