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The Lies We Tell Ourselves

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About the Course:

This book provides an interesting blend of cognitive therapy and Christian belief structures and could serve as an excellent text for therapists who wish to incorporate some Christian doctrine into a rational emotive practice.

This course is based on the book, The Lies We Tell Ourselves created by Thurman, Chris, Ph.D. in 0.

Course Material Author

Thurman, Chris, Ph.D.

Dr. Chris Thurman is a psychologist who maintains a private counseling practice in Austin, Texas. He earned a Ph.D. in counseling psychology from the University of Texas. Dr. Thurman is a best-selling author and a popular speaker who has conducted hundreds of seminars for churches and corporations around the country.

Course Creator

Keith Gibson, Ph.D.

Course Objectives:

  1. The reader should be able to identify common lies we tell ourselves and should be able to restate those lies in more truthful terms

  2. The reader should be able to identify the “ten truths” necessary for emotional spiritual health

  3. The reader should be able to review past events that cause emotional pain or distress and apply principles taught in this book to help heal

  4. The reader should be able to link secular and christian principles of truth to help strengthen personal spirituality

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American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)

12 credit hours

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American Psychological Association (APA)

12 credit hours

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NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

12 credit hours

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

12 credit hours

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Course Retired
Course Number 4135
12 credit hours
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