Working with Hindu clients in a spiritually sensitive manner.

  title={Working with Hindu clients in a spiritually sensitive manner.},
  author={David R. Hodge},
  journal={Social work},
  volume={49 1},
  • D. Hodge
  • Published 2004
  • Sociology
  • Social work
Although social work is witnessing growing interest in spiritual and religious issues, little guidance has appeared in the literature to assist practitioners in addressing the unique spirituality of rapidly increasing non-Western populations. This article discusses the significant cultural/spiritual beliefs, practices, and values of Hindus, the largest Asian religion in the United States. Possible conflicts emanating from the lack of congruence between the values of Hindu consumers, derived… 

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