|Instructor(s)||Schmidt, Angela E.|
|Location||Ontario - Other|
This clinical practicum provides students with the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and skill necessary for providing competent spiritually integrated psychotherapy. The course explores both theoretical and applied aspects of Supervised Pastoral Education (SPE). It is located at the intersection of the theology of caring, grief and loss, and social sciences. The course emphasizes multidimensional assessments and teaches interventions that are spiritual, therapeutic, supportive, and/or educational. Professional identity and professional ethics as well as the place of spiritual care and counselling in Canada are also examined. The course highlights significant aspects of the theologies of psycho-spiritual care and therapy.
|Hours Per Week||Intensive|
Each practicum is supervised by either a CASC Certified Supervisor-Educator, who is a Registered Psychotherapist and/or an approved Clinical Supervisor (CRPO). The SPE practicum is an approved program of the Canadian Association of Spiritual Care and students will receive a certificate for a SPE with CASC.
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|Previously Offered||Fall 2022|
|Currently Offered||Fall 2023|