Fifth North American Conference on Spirituality and Social Work
“Spirituality and Scarcity:
The Role of Spirituality in Practice and Research in Scarce Times”
June 17-19, 2010
University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta
The Fifth North American Conference on Spiritaulity and Social Work was a joint interntational conference of the Canadian Society for Spirituality and Social Work, and the Society for Spirituality and Social Work (USA). It was hosted at the Faculty of Social Work, University of Calgary.
The proceedings include papers, overheads, and outlines of workshops, that have been submitted by scholars, practitioners and students who presented at theFifth North American Conference on Spirituality and Social Work (2010). These proceedings provide a good representation of the variety of workshops and papers presented.
These proceedings are made available with publication support from St. Thomas University, and the social work programs at the University of Calgary, Laurentian University, and Wilfrid Laurier University.
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PRESENTATIONS AND WORKSHOPS:
Spirituality, Children, and Mental Health
Christian Cognitive Behaviour Therapy: Biblical Case of Counseling Analysis
Douglas Chung and Ling Xing
The Concept of Forgiveness: It's Place in our Lives and its Importance as a Therapeutic Goal in Counselling
Introduction to Mindfulness: An Experiential Workshop - SlidesIntroduction to Mindfulness: An Experiential Workshop - Comments
Spirituality and its Role in Mediating the Trauma of Social Work Internships
Negotiating Challenges in a Diverse Society: Spirituality and Social Work in a Globalized Age
A Development Continuum of Twelve Spiritual/Religious Resources
Can Spirituality "Save" Social Work - Slides
Can Spirituality "Save" Social Work?- Comments
Novel Ideas: Spirituality and Community in a Clinical Social Work Course
A Study of Relationship between Spirituality and Wealth
Neeraj Gupta and Pallavi Sachdeva
Seven Personalities of the Soul: Offender Re-Entry Violence Reduction Chakra Healing System
The Prosperity Practice: A Meditative Process for Practitioners and their Clients
Spirituality and Growth in Couples Caring for a Child with a Life-limiting Illness- Slides
Spirituality and Growth in Couples Caring for a child with a Life-limiting Illness- Comments
Kimberly Kennedy and Susan Cadell
Widening the Lens: Enhancing the connection to self and Spiritual meaning through the use of Metaphors
Brian Oullette: Canadian Poneer Teacher on Spirituality in Social Work - Slides
Brian Oullette: Canadian Poneer Teacher on Spirituality in Social Work - Comments
Healing Loneliness through Sanctification and Transformation in the Image of Yeshua/Christ
The Kabbalistic Tree of Life in Clinical Practice- Text
The Kabbalistic Tree of Life in Clinical Practice- Diagram
Updated December, 2010