Management of the Grief-Care Continuum for Those Dealing with Dying and Death Issues in a Pastoral Setting
Master of Arts in Pastoral Theology
Develop and implement a working resource center at St. Joseph Medical Center (an Ancilla system Catholic hospital) in Fort Wayne Indiana to support the ecumenical lay Bereavement Minister training program of the hospital’s Pastoral Care Department. The training program includes "initial" as well as "specific issue" Bereavement /Grief lay ministry training for those of any church denomination as well as agencies in the greater Ft. Wayne area who do bereavement /grief work with those who have suffered a death loss. Emphasis is on grief recovery in support groups.