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A listing of when and where Metropolitan New York congregations and members appear in the media. For more information or to share an article with us, contact Rebekah Thornhill.

Finding Meaning in Health Crises

May 25, 2017

28vocations-master768What kind of support do you provide?

I do quite a bit of grief counseling, helping people who receive an unexpected medical diagnosis or are facing end-of-life decisions. That includes families who may have to decide whether to remove a family member from life support.

 

Is every decision about life or death?

Sometimes it’s helping someone deal with a chronic but life-changing illness, like rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes or kidney disease. I help people find meaning in their situation.

 

Read the full interview with MNYS Pastor Carol Schneider from The New York Times here