The E-Journal of the American Association of Pastoral Counselors
Editor: Ryan LaMothe, Ph.D.
A Founding Editor: James Hyde
Kathleen Greider, Ph.D.; Horace Griffin, Ph.D.; Jaco Hamman, Ph.D.
Bill Harkins, Ph.D; William Schmidt, Ph.D.; Elizabeth Walker, Th.D.;
Bruce Vaughn, Ph.D.
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VOLUME 6, 2014
This issue contains articles that address the topic of best practices in pastoral care and counseling. I wish to extend a special thanks to Joyce Ann Mercer, Virginia Theological Seminar, in Alexandria, Virginia, who served as guest editor for this issue. Thanks also for the contributors for their hard work and insights.
Ryan LaMothe, Editor, Sacred Spaces: The E-Journal of the American Association of Pastoral Counselors
A Note from the Editor - Ryan LaMothe
A Note from the Guest Editor- Joyce Ann Mercer - Virginia Theological Seminary
Childhood Studies and Pastoral Counseling -Bonnie J. Miller-McLemore
Children and Violence in the Acute Medical Setting: A Search for Theological Understanding, Ritual, and Blessing -Mary Lynn Dell, MD, D.Min.
A Cloud of Unknowing: Articulations of Identity and Faith in Younger Adolescents -Katherine Turpin, Ph.D.
Sense and Nonsense in the Wisdom of Dr. Seuss -Herbert Anderson, Ph.D.
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