(DESCRIPTIONS AND OBJECTIVES, HANDOUTS AND OTHER MATERIALS)
Use the list below to navigate to the workshop of interest to you
Pre-Conference 4- Hour Workshops
Friday, April 28, 2017 – 7:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
P1 ~ Care Conferences – A Research Project (Jack Conrad)
P2 ~ Connecting the Dots: Patient Spiritual Care and the Catholic Social Justice Teaching (Fr. Chris Ponnet)
P3 ~ Stop, Listen, Look!: The Spiritual Healing of Storytelling (Linda Pribble)
P4 ~ Competencies for Spiritual Care Leadership(Nancy Cook, Jennifer Paquette, Mary Lou O’Gorman)
NACC Special 75-Minute Workshops
Friday, April 28, 2017 – 12:15 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
N1 ~ Certification with the NACC (Linda Bronersky, Bonnie McCulley)
N2 ~ Renewal of Certification with the NACC (Austine Duru, Jane Smith)
N3 ~ Answering the Call to Certification Interviewing (Mary Davis, Sean Doll O’Mahoney, Teresa Sullivan)
N4 ~ Experienced Certification Interviewers Support Group (Timothy Bushy, Kathleen Ponce)
N5 ~ The NACC and You: Bringing Your Gifts to Leadership (David Lichter)
Saturday, April 29, 2017 – 8:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
SA1 ~ A Culture of Encounter: Cultivating the Art of Storytelling in Ministry (Austine Duru)
SA2 ~ Spiritual, But Not Religious; A Path for Connection and Comfort (Kristie Zahn)
SA3 ~ Super Vision: A Roundtable Discussion for CPE Supervisors, Program Managers and Students (Mary T. O’Neill, Rev. Trace Haythorn)
SA4 ~ Healthcare and Leadership for the Future (Sandra Podley)
SA5 ~ The Message Behind the Message: How Chaplains Can Help Patients and Their Families Decode Provider Information (Prudence Hopkins)
SA6 ~ Diversity, Social Justice, and Pastoral Competence (Thomas Chirdo)
SA7 ~ Sign Chi Do: Prayer is Oxygen for the Soul (Dr. Anne Borik)
SA8 ~ The Journey Through Grief (Judy Esway)
Saturday, April 29, 2017 – 2:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
SA9 ~ New Beginnings with Butterflies: An Intervention for Dementia Patients (Frank Modic III)
SA10 ~ Lectio Divina and the Ministry of Listening (Georgia Gojmerac-Leiner)
SA11 ~ Spirituality and Addictions (Dr. Randle Adair)
SA12 ~ New Roads: Chaplaincy and Ambulatory Ministries (Julianne Dickelman)
SA13 ~ From Healthcare to Deathcare: An Emmaus Journey (Kristin Rau, Christine Zaums)
SA14 ~ Journeying with Research: Problems and Promise of Research in Religion, Spirituality and Health (Allison DeLaney)
SA15 ~ The Art Of Being Wise is in Knowing What to Overlook: Reflecting God’s Merciful Love in Our Personal and Professional Lives (Charles Sidoti)
SA16 ~ A Recipe for Spirituality in the Workplace (Christina Fernandez, Tom Harshman)
Sunday, April 30, 2017 – 10:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
SU1 ~ Contemporary Ethical Issues (Jim Letourneau)
SU2 ~ Using Screeners for Religious or Spiritual Struggle: Why, How, What? (Sr. Patricia Murphy, Caterina Mako)
SU3 ~ Chaplains Can “Set Hearts on Fire” for Faith Community Nurses (Sr. Andrea Zbiegien)
SU4 ~ Spiritual Assessment in Palliative and End of Life Care (Karen Pugliese, George Fitchett, Aoife Lee)
SU5 ~ Ministry to Persons with Serious Mental Illness (Stephen Ott)
SU6 ~ Metrics for Spiritual Care: A KentuckyOne Health Intervention (Rabbi Dr. Nadia Siritsky)
SU7 ~ Dynamics of Hope (Rabbi Rafael Goldstein)
SU8 ~ Developing the Spirituality of Employees through Establishment of Mission Councils: Making the Healthcare Setting’s Mission a Living Tradition (Mary Davis, Margaret Jones)
The NACC categorizes workshops on three levels: Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced. The definitions of each level are provided below.
Beginner: Basic information on the topic for those with little background in the area.
Intermediate: Basic plus additional information on the topic for those with some background in the area.
Advanced: Specialized information on the topic for those with extensive experience and/or knowledge in the area.