Forgiveness and reconciliation: The importance of understanding how they differ
Counseling and Values
The concepts of forgiveness and reconciliation are clarified and discussed. The differences between forgiveness and reconciliation are illustrated, guidelines for how counselors can avoid confusing them are given, and a case study is used to illustrate the differences between forgiveness and reconciliation and when each is appropriate. Implications for the helping profession and the well-being of clients are discussed. © 1998 American Counseling Association.
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Freedman, Suzanne, "Forgiveness and reconciliation: The importance of understanding how they differ" (1998). Faculty Publications. 3958.