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End of Life Care Seminar
Friday, 20 September, 9:30 am–4:00 pm AEST
This seminar offers an outstanding professional development opportunity for practitioners working in the field of health, pastoral care, and spiritual care. Experienced theologians will provide a collage of reflections on the subject of “End of Life Care” and invite participants to enter into a space of thoughtful consideration around their own role in providing spiritual care to those who are most vulnerable. There will be opportunity for group interaction, questions and personal reflection.
Dr Lynn Moresi will host the day, together with experienced practitioners from Baptcare and Whitley College.
Limited seating available – first come, first served!
Date: Friday 20 September 2019
Time: 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Venue: Whitley College, 50 The Avenue, Parkville
Cost: $50 per person (tea/coffee and light lunch provided)
RSVP: Friday 13 September 2019
Enquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org | 03 9340 8100
- Morning Session
- A Collage of Reflections on “The Theology of Dying” followed by an opportunity for group interaction / reflection / questions
- Lunch Break
- Afternoon Session
- A Case Study on “Personal Response to an End of Life Experience” followed by a presentation on “Aesthetic Engagement in Ministry with the Aged”. There will be further opportunity for group interaction / reflection / questions followed by a final liturgy to close the day.
Whitley College is a culturally diverse community of learners committed to practical expressions of God’s activity in the world. We wrestle together in spiritual formation through theological reflection, creative exploration and academic rigour.
Shaped by the Bible, and drawing on our Baptist heritage, we are responsive to the contemporary needs of church and society, affirming liberty of conscience in conversation with other traditions of religion and spirituality.
Our educational ethos unifies heart, thought and hands, giving priority to personal and social transformation.