Jeff and Dr. Katrina Michelle discuss how therapists can do better at integrating their client's spiritually transformative experiences into treatment. We define what a spiritually transformative experience is and how to treat someone who is going through one. We talk about the dangers of sending someone to the hospital if they are having a spiritual emergence. Katrina and Jeff talk about their own spiritual experiences and how likely it is that Jeff will be able to haunt his wife after he dies.
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The experiences I am talking about manifest in many different ways. For example, a spiritually transformative experience could be any of the following:
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