Czech Republic

In Fall 2014, Dr. Edward R. Canda went on sabbatical during which he presented in the Czech Republic on spirituality and mental health in several locations.

His presentation, Spiritual Strengths Assessment and Practice for Mental Health Recovery, was translated into Czech and recorded. The audio files are embedded into each slide and contain both the English and Czech. Click on the speaker icon on each slide to hear Dr. Canda's presentation. Some slides have no audio. Many thanks to Ms.Gabriela Smetanova, who interpreted the English into Czech language. 

Canda, E. R. (2014). Spiritual Strengths Assessment and Practice for Mental Health Recovery. (ppt)

Video of similar presentation for Pre-Conference Session, Hradec Days of Social Work, University of Hradec Kralove, Hradec Kralove , Czech Republic.  


South Korea

In November 2015, Dr. Edward R. Canda was invited to speak at the symposium titled "Addressing spirituality in the Social Work Practice Field" hosted by Caritas Seoul.

The following monograph contains the proceedings from the symposium and the papers presented there. Monograph

The Korean translation of Dr. Canda’s presentation at the symposium (pp. 108-116) and the original English version (pp. 117-127) are attached following the citation below.

Canda, E. R. (2015). Reflections on Spiritually Sensitive Social Work for Caritas Seoul. In Caritas Seoul, Asking spirituality in the Social Work Practice Field. Symposium held on November 26, 2015. Seoul, Korea. Korean  English


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