Moving Forward

Relational Spirituality Conference

  • On March 12, 2013, a conference on Relational Spirituality will be held at BGSU. The invited panelists for this conference will discuss their work in this area, including problems and solutions they have encountered when they have conducted research on faith and family relationships.  See below for more information about the conference
  • CFDR Spring Symposium – Tuesday, March 12, 2013, 8:30 am-12:30 pm

    RELATIONAL SPIRITUALITY: ADVANCING 21st CENTURY SCIENCE ON FAITH IN DIVERSE FAMILIES

    Co-sponsored by the CFDR, Templeton Foundation, the BGSU Spirituality and Psychology Team (SPiRiT) and Department of Psychology

    Guest panelists:

    Dr. Chris Boyatzis, Department of Psychology, Bucknell University

    Dr. Melinda Denton, Department of Sociology, Clemson University

    Dr. Christopher Ellison, Department of Sociology, University of Texas at San Antonio

    Dr. Frank Fincham, FSU Family Institute, Florida State University

    Dr. Annette Mahoney, Department of Psychology, Bowling Green State University

    Dr. Kenneth Pargament, Department of Psychology, Bowling Green State University

Document- Moving Forward: Problems and Solutions for Researchers Interested in Faith & Family Relationships 

  • A co-authored document that summarizes our discussion at this conference will be posted after the conference on problems and solutions that we and our colleagues have encountered in conducting research in this area.