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Adoptees Come of Age (Counseling And Pastoral Theology Series)

Ronald Nydam

Adoptees Come of Age (Counseling And Pastoral Theology Series)

Ronald Nydam

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176 Pages

- Publisher Drawn from the compelling stories of people who have been adopted, this book provides an intelligent and accessible description of the distinct emotional and spiritual challenges faced by adoptees and their families.^In engaging language Ronald Nydam acquaints the pastor, the pastoral counselor, and all the members of the adoption triad -- adoptee, birth parent(s), and adoptive family -- with some of the struggles that adopted people confront in their development and in their adult lives.^Avoiding overstating this plight, Nydam maps out an alternative developmental pathway that adoptees travel, given the realities of relinquishment and adoption. Adoptees may grow up well and joyfully, Nydam concludes, but they do grow up differently.

- Publisher

Ronald Nydam acquaints the pastoral counselor with some of the struggles that adopted people confront in their development and in their adult lives. Drawn from the compelling stories of people who have been adopted, this book provides an intelligent and accessible description of the distinct emotional and spiritual challenges faced by adoptees and their families.

The purpose of the Counseling and Pastoral Theology series is to address clinical issues that arise among particular populations currently neglected in the literature on pastoral care and counseling. This series is committed to enhancing both the theoretical base and the clinical expertise of pastoral caregivers by providing a pastoral theological paradigm that will inform both assessment and intervention with persons in these specific populations.



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176 Pages
- Publisher

Drawn from the compelling stories of people who have been adopted, this book provides an intelligent and accessible description of the distinct emotional and spiritual challenges faced by adoptees and their families.^In engaging language Ronald Nydam acquaints the pastor, the pastoral counselor, and all the members of the adoption triad -- adoptee, birth parent(s), and adoptive family -- with some of the struggles that adopted people confront in their development and in their adult lives.^Avoiding overstating this plight, Nydam maps out an alternative developmental pathway that adoptees travel, given the realities of relinquishment and adoption. Adoptees may grow up well and joyfully, Nydam concludes, but they do grow up differently.
- Publisher

Ronald Nydam acquaints the pastoral counselor with some of the struggles that adopted people confront in their development and in their adult lives. Drawn from the compelling stories of people who have been adopted, this book provides an intelligent and accessible description of the distinct emotional and spiritual challenges faced by adoptees and their families.

The purpose of the Counseling and Pastoral Theology series is to address clinical issues that arise among particular populations currently neglected in the literature on pastoral care and counseling. This series is committed to enhancing both the theoretical base and the clinical expertise of pastoral caregivers by providing a pastoral theological paradigm that will inform both assessment and intervention with persons in these specific populations.


- Publisher

Meet the Author

Ronald Nydam

Ronald J. Nydam is Professor of Pastoral Care at Calvin Theological Seminary in Grand Rapids, Michigan. A

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  • Catalogue Code 196688
  • Product Code 0664256716
  • EAN 9780664256715
  • Pages 188
  • Department Academic
  • Category Church
  • Sub-Category Care/counselling
  • Publisher Westminster John Knox Press
  • Publication Date Aug 1999
  • Dimensions 228 x 152 x 15 mm
  • Weight 0.284kg

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