ISBN 9789987080885
Pages 150
Dimensions 229 mm x 152mm
Published 2010
Publisher Mkuki na Nyota Publishers, Tanzania
Format Paperback

Wholeness Living

by Bonaventura Mutayoba Balige

Wholeness Living is about recognizing the power that exists within us, in others and in the Higher Power. When these powers are in harmony we experience growth in the sense of physical health, high self-esteem, high social interest, and high optimism. Therefore, wholeness living is the openness to the truth about the relationship with the physical self, the psychological self, others and the Higher Power.

Based on years of clinical practice, academic research and personal investigation, Dr Bonaventura Balige's approach to leading a full, rich and happy life focuses on four main areas - the physical, the psychological, the social and the spiritual - any one or more of which can be at the root of our difficulties. In this book are lessons and heartfelt advice to help us address the issues interfering with our enjoyment of life. While it is true that life is often difficult, we have the tools to deal with any situation. Dr Balige shows us that every person has the power to create the wholeness that can see us through the storms of life.

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About the Author

Bonaventura Mutayoba Balige

Dr. Bonaventura Mutayoba Balige, SJ, Studied Philosophy and Theology in Kinshasa, Congo and Nairobi, Kenya, respectively. In 1997, he went to the USA to study Pastoral Counseling and Clinical Psychology. He holds a Masters degree in Pastoral Counseling from Loyola College in Baltimore, Maryland, and has a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the Adler School of Professional Psychology in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Balige’s experience includies clinical work in different counseling centers in Maryland and Illinois, USA. Since returning home to Tanzania in 2006, he has been involved in counseling services, consultations, and teaching Psychology.