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Professor Lavendios G. Dellassoudas: Church and Social Integration of Disabled People

by Kostas Adamos

from the THE GREEK ORTHODOX THEOLOGICAL REVIEW Vol. 45, Nos. 1-4, 2000, 32 pp.

To access: Church and Social Integration of Disabled People

by PROFESSOR LAVRENDIOS G. DELLASSOUDAS

A scholarly article on the social integration of persons with disability through the agency of the Orthodox Church, with supportive research data. There are comprehensive analyses of various practical needs of persons with disability: housing, vocation, technical support, recreation,  spiritual.

One can find Dr Dellassoudas’ conclusions and recommendations on page 26.  The Church needs “to move from the stage of  multi-faceted support to that of contribution to the effort of disabled people to achieve self-reliant development in the social setting, always in line with individual skills and abilities … .”

painting from Spiritual Formation on the Run

 

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