Course: MARY AFST 532: Spirituality, Personhood and Psychotherapy in an African Context

Course Overview:
An African model of personhood and spirituality in cosmology and anthropology as a basis to an approach to group and individual therapy.

Course Description:
The course is aimed at people with some experience in studying African Spirituality. The course will include both lectures and workshops. The content includes an introduction to the African psychotherapy, introduction to African personhood and personality development and importance of transitional ceremonies, and the importance of the ancestors, the family and the clan in the formation of the African personality.