Jan Hatanaka

Dr. Jan Hatanaka’s approach to grief and reconciliation is informed by: her personal experience; her extensive academic research on the universality of grief and loss; and her in-depth discussions with hundreds of individuals willing to recount their personal stories.

The founder of Grief Reconciliation International Inc., she holds positions at York University, Toronto, in the Department of Nursing, the Religious Studies program, and the York Institute for Health Research. She has a B.Sc. in nursing from the University of Ottawa, an M.A. in education and counseling psychology from the University of Toronto, and a Ph.D. in theology from the University of Wales.

The Natural Brilliance of the Soul

A Soldier’s Story
of War and Reconciliation

Jan Hatanaka, Ph.D.

“Dr. Hatanaka’s exhaustive research and analysis have resulted in a book that should be an essential tool for those professionals who are assisting our soldiers having difficulties adjusting to life after the stress of service in a war zone. Likewise, soldiers, their families, and their friends experiencing difficulties understanding their own feelings and frustrations would benefit from taking the time to read this practical toolbox of ideas.”
–LEWIS MACKENZIE , CM, OOnt, MSC and Bar, CD Major-General (Ret’d)

$19.95 CAD / $19.95 USD / £12.00 GBP

202 pages

ISBN: 978-1-927483-66-4

Available now from:

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