Inter-University Centre Dubrovnik

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Behavioural studies, Society and Religion Behavioural studies, Society and Religion
Earth and Sustainability Earth and Sustainability

44 | SOCIAL WORK AND SPIRITUALITY

Duration
14 Jun 2020 - 19 Jun 2020
Language
English
Status
REGULAR
Course directors:
Sabina Hadžibulić, Uppsala University, Sweden
Ksenija Napan, Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand
Course description:

This course seeks to expand knowledge of the diverse philosophical, humanistic and spiritual resources which guide social work practitioners in their attempt to create more just, sustainable and respectful communities. Participants have a chance to explore through dialogue and co-creative teaching and learning methods the spiritual, ethical, cultural and professional values which inform their thinking and direct service. The course aims to explore the meaning and relevance of spirituality in social work, the social and cultural constitution of spirituality by deconstructing ideas, beliefs and practices in order to enable open dialogues about spirituality and working with individuals, groups, families and communities.

Course lecturers:
Ksenija Napan, Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand
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