"Pastoral Care" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Counseling or comfort given by ministers, priests, rabbis, etc., to those in need of help with emotional problems or stressful situations.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Pastoral Care".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Pastoral Care".
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