The Resource Pastoral counseling for orphans and vulnerable children : a narrative approach, Tuntufye Anangisye Mwenisongole and Elia Shabani Mligo, (electronic resource)

Pastoral counseling for orphans and vulnerable children : a narrative approach, Tuntufye Anangisye Mwenisongole and Elia Shabani Mligo, (electronic resource)

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Pastoral counseling for orphans and vulnerable children : a narrative approach
Title
Pastoral counseling for orphans and vulnerable children
Title remainder
a narrative approach
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Tuntufye Anangisye Mwenisongole and Elia Shabani Mligo
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Language
eng
Summary
The existence of orphans is as inevitable to most African cities and the world as it is death. These orphans are caused by the death of one or both parents due to various reasons, including the scourge of HIV and AIDS. Being orphans, most of them are vulnerable to difficult lives because they have nobody to fend for them and take care of their lives. They lack adequate food, living expenses, school fees, and care since their current guardians are also in adverse economic situations. In such situations, orphans end up living a life of hopelessness and trauma, which makes them deeply remember their dead parents and the care they received from them before death. Following the vulnerable situation of most orphans, this book, through a study done in the Tanzanian context, challenges churches to extend their counseling and caring ministries to Orphans and Vulnerable Children (OVC). It purports that the use of narrative approach is the most effective way to enter into the world of vulnerable children in order to provide pastoral counseling to them. This approach helps pastoral counselors to use life stories, proverbs, biblical narratives, plays, arts, songs, riddles, poems, symbols, and images as healing and coping mechanisms for OVC. Therefore, this book is helpful not only to churches and their ministry to orphans and vulnerable children, but also to those who care for orphans in their homes. Moreover, it will be helpful to children who live in adverse conditions worldwide to find ways to cope with their situations through the stories of children used inside this book
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Mwenisongole, Tuntufye Anangisye
Dewey number
253.5
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Pastoral counseling
  • Church work with orphans
  • Electronic books
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adult
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Pastoral counseling for orphans and vulnerable children : a narrative approach, Tuntufye Anangisye Mwenisongole and Elia Shabani Mligo, (electronic resource)
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multicolored
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text
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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9781532648663
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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12319811
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MWT12319811
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Pastoral counseling for orphans and vulnerable children : a narrative approach, Tuntufye Anangisye Mwenisongole and Elia Shabani Mligo, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781532648663
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
12319811
Publisher number
MWT12319811
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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