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Lay Pastoral Care Training May 13, 2017
Lay Pastoral Care Training
2017-05-13 09:00:00
2017-05-13 15:00:00
Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Type of event: Training

Sponsor: Central East Region of the UUA, UU Congregation of Somerset Hills, Somerville, NJ

Join us for embodied learning about:

  • Creating and managing a congregationally-based pastoral care team
  • Fundamental principles and skills of pastoral care-giving
    • Active listening
    • Visiting in institutional settings
    • Understanding the dynamics of grief and loss
    • Maintaining confidentiality
    • Creating healthy boundaries
    • Managing stress and taking care of yourself

Cost is $40 per person and covers the workshop, lunch and snacks.

Registration Deadline is May 10, 2017

Led by Rev. ReBecca Sala, UU minister and Manager of Pastoral Care at Stamford Hospital, ReBecca specializes in behavioral health, oncology and trauma chaplaincy. She is the Affiliated Community Minister with the UU Fellowship of Northern Westchester in Mount Kisco NY.

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Training Schedule:

  • Sign-in and morning snacks 9:30-10:00
  • Programming 10:00-3:00
  • Lunch Break 1:00-1:30
  • Wholesome lunch and snacks (some vegan items) provided.


United States
UU Congregation of Somerset Hills, 123 East Cliff Street, Somerville, NJ 08876

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