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Confessions of a Sin Eater: a Doctor's Reflections

Confessions of a Sin Eater: a Doctor's Reflections

by Therese Zink
     
 

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Dr. Therese Zink, teacher, clinician and researcher, explores the burden, mystery and privilege of doctoring. As a family physician, the act of listening and holding stories is a vital part of healing for both the patients and the healer. In this collection, Dr. Zink shares stories she gathered while caring for patients in a domestic violence shelter, on the Navajo

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Dr. Therese Zink, teacher, clinician and researcher, explores the burden, mystery and privilege of doctoring. As a family physician, the act of listening and holding stories is a vital part of healing for both the patients and the healer. In this collection, Dr. Zink shares stories she gathered while caring for patients in a domestic violence shelter, on the Navajo reservation, in Nazran, Ingushetia (Russia), on mission trips in Latin America and in her clinic in rural Minnesota. Confessions of a Sin Eater lays bare the human heart of the author and reveals the best and worst of our journeys as humans. Discussion questions are included.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781475109931
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
06/29/2012
Pages:
190
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)

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