NYSB

Theology Department Courses

489D Pastoral Care for Mental and Emotional Disorders

formerly known as Pastoral Care for Trauma, Crisis and Emotional Problemsf

This course will offer a focused study on issues of mental illness, emotional disturbance, and psychiatric crisis, and when and how we can help people in these critical times of need. Students will better understand the background and symptoms of mental illness, and the legal and social dynamics involved in care. Special focus will be on how the church can be a help to these suffering individuals.

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