In Case of Spiritual Emergency: Moving Successfully Through Your Awakening

In Case of Spiritual Emergency: Moving Successfully Through Your Awakening

By: Catherine G. Lucas (author)Paperback

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Personal stories of spiritual crises are presented alongside practical and effective guidance in this exploration of a fascinating phenomenon. When spiritual emergencies, such as mystical psychosis and dark nights of the soul, are understood, managed, and integrated, they can offer enormous potential for growth and fulfillment, and this book offers three key phases for successful navigation. Encouraging, supportive, and life-saving, this resource is essential for avoiding the mental, emotional, or spiritual paralysis or exhaustion that can result from underestimating the current age of increased individual and global emergencies.

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About Author

Catherine G. Lucas is the founding director of the UK Spiritual Crisis Network. She has organized international conferences on spiritual emergency, is a regular speaker on the subject, and runs workshops on mindfulness and spirituality.


Introduction Part I - What is Spiritual Emergency? Chapter 1 - Spiritual Awakening Chapter 2 - What Does Spiritual Emergency Look Like? Chapter 3 - The Medical-Scientific View of Spiritual Emergency Chapter 4 - What Triggers Spiritual Emergency? Chapter 5 - Spiritual Emergency as Danger or Opportunity? Part II - Spiritual Emergency Through the Ages Chapter 6 - The Mystics Chapter 7 - The Creatives Chapter 8 - The Present Day Part III - The Three Key Phases to Moving Successfully Through Spiritual Emergency Chapter 9 Phase 1 - Dealing with the Crisis - Looking After Mind, Body and Soul Chatper 10 Phase 2 - Making Sense of it All - Using the Hero's Journey to Integrate the Experience Chapter 11 Phase 3 - Going Back Out Into the World Appendix - Resources

Product Details

  • publication date: 30/06/2011
  • ISBN13: 9781844095469
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 192
  • ID: 9781844095469
  • weight: 330
  • ISBN10: 1844095460

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