Pastoral Care Emergencies   -     By: David Switzer
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Pastoral Care Emergencies

Fortress Press / 2000 / Paperback

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Drawing from 40 years of pastoral experience, Switzer discusses the attitude and act of caregiving, covering hospital calls, the dying and bereaved, suicide, divorce, domestic violence, psychiatric disorders, and more. The crucial question of when and how to refer is also addressed. Highly practical, yet sensitive to theological issues. You'll reach for this book often! 191 pages, softcover from Fortress.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 192
Vendor: Fortress Press
Publication Date: 2000
Dimensions: 8.50 X 5.50 (inches)
ISBN: 0800632281
ISBN-13: 9780800632281
Availability: In Stock
Series: Creative Pastoral Care and Counseling

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David K. Switzer presents a clear, illustrative and practical manual for pastoral caregivers that covers the entire range of pastoral care emergencies typically faced by clergy, pastoral counselors, and lay caregivers such as Stephen Ministers and Befrienders. The chapters deal with issues such as situational crises, hospital emergencies, ministry to the dying, bereavement, suicide, divorce, domestic violence, substance abuse, and psychiatric emergencies. The question of when and how to refer is discussed in the final chapter. The book is highly practical in approach, but still extremely sensitive to the theological issues at hand in ministering to those experiencing great emotional, mental, and physical distress.

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