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Psychological Theories

In a culture inundated with pop psychology and scientism, we serve our counselees well by holding up God's Word as containing all that we need for life and godliness.

Bad Therapy

Truth in Love 465

A review of Abigail Shrier’s book, Bad Therapy.

May 13, 2024

Counseling Theory Matters: An Evaluation of the Polyvagal Theory 

The new Polyvagal theory teaches that man’s greatest problem is a lack of safety. However, the Bible shows a different problem, which leads to a different solution. One that gives hope in every situation, danger, difficulty, and stress.

Nov 2, 2023

A Biblical Assessment of Emotionally Focused Therapy

Truth In Love 364

Emotionally Focused Therapy is a common approach to couples counseling. But where does it come from? Is it compatible with a Christian worldview?

May 23, 2022

Considering the Duluth Model

Truth in Love 316

When dealing with problems such as abuse and injustice, believers should be zealous in searching the Scriptures for ways to act in a God-pleasing manner.

Jun 21, 2021

Assessing Christian Use of the Enneagram

Truth in Love 308

The role of invisible discerner of the thoughts, intentions, motivations of the heart—that role is reserved for God alone, specifically the person of the Holy Spirit

Apr 26, 2021

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Is the Mind Central to Change?

Nate Brooks dives into anthropology and psychology in light of cognitive behavioral therapy.

Feb 3, 2021

Biblical Answers for Schizophrenia

Truth in Love 294

Is schizophrenia a biological or a spiritual issue?

Jan 18, 2021

How Should Biblical Counselors Assess EMDR Therapy?

Truth in Love 273

We see ourselves for who we truly are by measuring ourselves against the truth of Scripture.

Aug 24, 2020

What About the Unconscious?

Truth in Love 272

The final authority for someone being counseled by a Freudian counselor is the counselor.

Aug 17, 2020

The Diseasing of Anxiety and Depression

Truth in Love 260

What is the problem with labeling anxiety and depression as diseases?

May 25, 2020

Biological Psychiatry

Truth in Love 258

The historical narrative of biological psychiatry helps us understand how we got to where we are today.

May 11, 2020