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Crystal Taylor-Dietz, Psy.D., offers skills for navigating cross-cultural interactions.
The ever-growing diversity of the Church and our world continues to enrich and challenge pastoral ministers in new ways. Identity development, or the way we define ourselves in relationship to the world around us, is influenced by ethnicity, nationality, race, gender and a variety of other factors. Learning how cultural identity is formed over time can help us gain a more holistic understanding of ourselves and others. Crystal Taylor-Dietz, Psy.D., explores key aspects of identity development and offers skills for navigating cross-cultural interactions in pastoral and community life. The discussion includes case studies and real-world challenges facing ministry leaders.
Priests, deacons, men and women religious, lay ministers, and those involved in vocations, formation, or clergy and ministry personnel needs.
Questions for reflection and discussion prior to the learning session are provided below.
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