The "dark night" perspective describes the journey to spiritual enlightenment as entailing a crisis in which individuals confront the possibility that life is meaningless. In the study presented in this article, 85% of the participants rejected the dark night view. The authors discuss how counselors can help clients cope with a dark night crisis.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||10|
|Journal||Journal of Humanistic Counseling, Education and Development|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2009|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Developmental and Educational Psychology