Walking the Path, Cleaning the Gutters, and Hearing the Voice
Metaphors taken from a country walk provide a backdrop for educational and spiritual preparation as an instructor moves the teaching of spirituality and social work into the innovative modality of a retreat class setting. The intensity of such a setting demands that the instructor not only prepare to "talk the talk" (lectures), but more importantly spend time in preparation to "walk the walk" (centeredness).
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NARRATIVES OF PROFESSIONAL HELPING
Cleveland State University
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