Therapeutic Interventions with Religious Jewish Patients in Israel
Publication Date: January 1993
Publisher(s): Jewish Communal Service Association of North America
Author(s): Aaron Rabinowitz
Series: Journal of Jewish Communal Service, 69:2/3
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Psychology; Religion; Social Services
A client's acceptance of a religious authority to whom he or she turns for guidance, as well as other religious issues, can have an impact on the therapeutic process. The forms that anger and resistance assume may be different in therapy with religious patients. Guidelines for working with religious clients are presented.