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Attending to your Vital Signs: Strategies to Sustain One’s Spirit

October 13, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

You are invited to
A Day for Professional and Spiritual Enrichment!
Attending to your Vital Signs: Strategies to Sustain One’s Spirit

Presented by: Kay Gorka, MDiv, BCC and Teresa Lynch, MAR, BCC


Sponsored by the National Association of Catholic Chaplains
A Warm Welcome to All Serving in Spiritual Care Ministries!

Saturday, October 13, 2018
9:00 am – 3:00 pm (PST)
The Archdiocese of Seattle
Isaac Orr Conference Room,
910 Marion Street,
Seattle, WA 98104

Program Information:
As Spiritual Care Professionals we are committed to compassionate service to staff, caregivers, clinicians and family members. In all of this generous giving we are exposed to stress, trauma and end-of-life in all its forms. We know within ourselves compassion exhaustion. This educational opportunity will focus on serving and supporting patients and ourselves without being torn down by these acts of service.

Program of Events:

  • 8:30 – 9:00 a.m. Registration/ Light Breakfast/Fellowship
  • 9:00 – 9:15 a.m. Opening Reflection
  • 9:15 – 10:15 a.m. Session 1
  • 10:15 – 10:30 a.m. Refreshment break
  • 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Session 2
  • 11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Lunch (provided), Sacred Encounter
  • 12:15 – 2:30 p.m. Small groups & reflective activity
  • 2:30 – 3:00 p.m. Summary of content …Closing Ritual… Blessing


A $20 participant fee will cover breakfast, lunch, and the program. 5 CEH’s are offered.

For registration, you have the option of downloading, completing and sending in a paper registration form (click here) or registering online.
If you choose to complete the form, please send it along with your $20 check made out to NACC to: National Association of Catholic Chaplains, 4915 S. Howell Avenue, Suite 501, Milwaukee, WI 53207. Alternatively, you may register and pay by credit card online: REGISTER.

We welcome you to this exciting learning opportunity.


October 13, 2018
9:00 am - 3:00 pm