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Spirited practices : spirituality and the helping professions / editors, Fran Gale, Natalie Bolzan and Dorothy McRae-McMahon
Bib ID 3890372
Format BookBook
Description Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2007 
xxviii, 243 p. : ill. ; 21 cm. 
ISBN 9781741750614
Series

Practice in society.

Summary

This groundbreaking, mulitdisciplinary overview of the role of spirituality in the human services shows how it is possible for professionals to think critically, and to be open to spirituality at the same time.

Full contents
  • Introduction: Spiritually sensitive helping practices / Fran Gale
  • 1. Disconnection / Veronica Brady
  • 2. Helping practices within a strongly defined faith tradition / Weis Schuiringa
  • 3. Spirituality and displaced persons / Lyn Bender
  • 4. Guilt / Dorothy McRae-McMahon
  • 5. Healing in Hinduism / Shanti Raman
  • 6. Aboriginal healing Dreaming and Western medicine / Esmé Holmes and Hilary Byrne Armstrong
  • 7. Illness / Joseph Daniel Toltz
  • 8. Mental health and young people / Michael Dudley with acknowledgments to Dorothy McRae-McMahon
  • 9. Loss and death in Islam / Nooria Mehraby
 
Notes

Includes index.

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Counseling -- Religious aspects.  |  Counseling psychology.  |  Social studies (Australia)
Other authors/contributors Gale, Fran  |  Bolzan, Natalie  |  McRae-McMahon, Dorothy, 1934-
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Spirited practices

Spirituality and the helping professions

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