Topics for 12 Sessions

A Sample Schedule for Spirituotherapy 2.0 

1  Assessment session
Get acquainted, learn about the counselee & his/her presenting problem(s), introduce the Christ-centered approach with the Wheel diagram 1 (or more), discuss goals, negotiate if he/she is ready and willing to proceed, recommend homework

2.  History-taking and hope
Check on their condition and homework, look for I.R.S. in the history-taking, Wheel 5 as extending hope, recommend homework

3. Wheel diagrams conversation
Check on their condition and homework, in Wheel 2 seek to discern their spiritual condition, In Wheel 3 (soul symptoms), refer to list of “Emotional Results in a Rejected Person” (from The Exchanged Life Conference), conclude with Wheel 5 and Exchanged Life verses, recommend homework

4. Line diagrams conversation
Check on their condition and homework, brief review of Wheel 4 & 5, Line diagrams presented with an open Bible, What Happened page, return to Wheel 5…recommend homework

5. Appropriation process
Check on their condition and homework, brief review of Wheel and Line, 5 R’s of appropriation diagram, Total Commitment page, explain (and hopefully facilitate) Selfer’s Prayer, recommend homework

6. Egypt to Canaan / Identity
Check on their condition and homework, evaluate their progress, explain process with Egypt/Wilderness/Canaan diagram, explain the meaning of brokenness, discuss the importance of identity (Who Am I page), recommend homework

7. Patterns of the Cross
Check on their condition and homework, evaluate their progress, Patterns of the Cross (Handbook to Happiness ch 5/Exchanged Life Conference notebook), healing damaged emotions, the steps of faith, recommend homework

8. The daily walk
Check on their condition and homework, evaluate their progress, explain flesh vs Spirit (rather than dual natures), Sin Arrow diagram, Taking Up Your Cross Daily, The Castle diagram, Recommend homework

9. Four phases / freedom in Christ introduction
Check on their condition and homework, evaluate their progress, review Egypt/Wilderness/Canaan diagram, explain the Four Phases model, introduce the principles of a Truth Encounter process (such as the 7 Steps to Freedom), Recommend homework

10. Strongholds
Check on their condition and homework, evaluate their progress, Three levels of Forgiving, have a relinquishment session (as in Step 3 of the FICM material)
Law versus Grace, recommend homework

11. Presenting problem applications
Check on their condition and homework, evaluate their progress, revisit presenting problems and apply biblical wisdom in a being-in-order-to-do context, recommend homework

12. Conclusion
Check on their condition and homework, evaluate their progress, reduce frequency of sessions or conclude with recommendations/invitations to small group, grace discipleship. 

J.B.W. 11/2022