ERIC Number: EJ480713
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Preparing to Counsel Clients of Different Religious Backgrounds: A Phenomenological Approach.
Georgia, Robert T.
Counseling and Values, v38 n2 p143-51 Jan 1994
Contends that, with clientele reflecting profound demographic changes taking place in United States, counselors in 1990s need to acquire practical understanding of religious beliefs that may be new and different to them and to avoid pitfalls of bias and stereotyping. Proposes phenomenological method as means of studying religion with minimum distortion from personal prejudices and presuppositions. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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