For joint-program students participating in Chaplaincy Institute (ChI) courses as part of the Interfaith Chaplaincy and Ministry Certificate. In Ministry Basics 1, areas of focus in classes include: Introduction to Public Speaking, Spiritual Interventions & Blessings, Witnessing Depression, Suicide and Dark Night of the Soul, Ministry of Prayer & Presence, and Spiritual Assessment and Active Listening. The ChI curriculum incorporates lecture, dyad/small group work, and various art modalities to deepen our many ways of learning and integrating new awareness.
This course is only for students who have been admitted to the SKSM-ChI joint program and is not available to other SKSM students or to students from other GTU schools. This course does not count -toward residency requirements. Meets Feb.16-18 + additional online coursework. Relevant for SKSM thresholds 1, 5, and 8; MFC competencies 2 and 3. Max. enrollment 10; auditors excluded. REMOTE FORMAT.