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Grief management: Programming for care in the local church


1998 1998

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This project dissertation, entitled "Grief Management: Programming for Care in the Local Church", addresses the issue of grief that is caused by the death of a significant other. This work also includes information on the dynamics of grief; grief management resources from psychological, sociological, and theological perspectives. In addition, it gives an overview of the African American church as a resource for grief support.

The dissertation provides a model for programming for grief management and grief support for the Ben Hill United Methodist Church in Atlanta, Georgia.

Indexing (details)


Subject
Religion;
African Americans;
Psychotherapy
Classification
0318: Religion
0325: African Americans
0622: Psychotherapy
Identifier / keyword
Philosophy, religion and theology, Social sciences, Psychology, Grief management, Local church, Care programming
Title
Grief management: Programming for care in the local church
Author
Helton, Carol Norman
Pages
84 p.
Number of pages
84
Publication year
1998
Degree date
1998
School code
0554
Source
DAI-A 67/10, Apr 2007
Place of publication
Ann Arbor
Country of publication
United States
ISBN
9780542951312
University/institution
Interdenominational Theological Center
University location
United States -- Georgia
Degree
D.Min.
Source type
Dissertations & Theses
Language
English
Document type
Dissertation/Thesis
Dissertation/thesis number
DP14673
ProQuest document ID
304468415
Copyright
Copyright UMI - Dissertations Publishing 1998
Document URL
http://search.proquest.com/docview/304468415