Reflections on Forgiveness and Revenge
There has been some controversy about the goals of therapy for victims of traumatic events. Some therapists see forgiveness as a way for victims to forget what has happened to them; some see revenge as unhealthy for the victims.
Using the Argosy University online library resources and the Internet, research the topics of “Forgiveness” and “Revenge” in the context of therapeutic approaches for victims of violent crimes.
In a minimum of 300 words, discuss the controversy of forgiveness versus revenge and post your impressions.
All written assignments and responses should follow APA rules for attributing sources.
- By Friday, July 14, 2017, post your responses to this Discussion Area.
- Through Wednesday, July 19, 2017, respond to at least two of your classmates’ posts. While responding, compare the similarities and differences between what you have constructed and what your classmates have.