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Kenneth I. Pargament, PhD, is Professor of Psychology at Bowling Green State University, where he has been on the faculty since 1979. He has published extensively on the vital role of religion and spirituality in coping with stress and trauma. Dr. Pargament has been a leading figure in the effort to bring a balanced view of religion and spirituality to the attention of scientists and professionals. He is author of The Psychology of Religion and Coping: Theory, Research, Practice and coeditor of Forgiveness: Theory, Research, and Practice (with Michael E. McCullough and Carl E. Thoresen). He is a recipient of the William James Award for excellence in research in the psychology of religion and the Virginia Staudt Sexton Mentoring Award for guiding and encouraging others in the field. Dr. Pargament is a practicing clinical psychologist who has worked with people from diverse spiritual backgrounds.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Psychotherapy -- Religious aspects.
Psychotherapy -- methods -- Case Reports.
Mental Disorders -- therapy -- Case Reports.
Spirituality -- Case Reports.