Author Credentials

Sister Kathleen Driscoll

Date of Award


Document Type

Graduate Field Experience

Superseded Degree Name

Master of Arts in Education (Special Religious Education)

Colleges & School

Cardinal Stritch College

Degree Granted By

Cardinal Stritch College

First Advisor

Sister Sheila Haskett, O.S.F.

Library of Congress Subject Heading

Religious education--Teacher training; Religious education; People with disabilities--Religious life; Initiation rites--Religious aspects--Catholic Church; Special education


The purpose of this paper, therefore, is to develop a formal, sequen­tial, ecumenical religious education program for the spiritual development of the young child. This program is designed specifically for the young children in residential care at Saint Vincent's Child Care Center in Timonium, Maryland. These children range in age from birth to 10 years of age. Their handicapping conditions range from profound retardation, multihandicaps, emotional and behavioral problems to results of abuse and neglect.


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