Sickness or Sin? Spiritual Discernment and Differential Diagnosis
Essays presenting an Orthodox understanding of spiritual growth, development and the assessment and treatment of persons with psychological and psychiatric illness that include a religious and spiritual dimension. Includes major case studies, with responses from physicians and psychologists. The book would make an excellent textbook for pastoral counseling courses. D. Oreopoulos contributes a major essay on the doctor/patient relationship. Contributors include: J. Rediger, J. Muse, M. Nickolas, G. Morelli.