Seminar in Pediatric Chaplaincy (PT-2000)
Instructor: Kamal Abu-Shamsieh | Tuesdays, 9:40am–12:30pm
The seminar is required for all chaplaincy students and provides an introduction to issues that define and impact spiritual care among children: infants, toddlers, preschoolers, school-age, and adolescents. Students will learn how diversity of cultures and religions impacts what rituals chaplains offer at birth and end-of-life in a healthcare setting. The components of cultural and spiritual assessments with patients and families, and how cultural group patterns and family...