Vancouver School of Theology

Forming thoughtful, engaged and generous Christian leaders for the church in the 21st century


PT551—Pastoral/Spiritual Care and Practice

View outline (PDF)   Instructor(s): Rev. Dixie Black


  • To facilitate the development of pastoral identity, including what it means to begin to function as a pastoral professional
  • To begin to develop competence and confidence in initiating and developing pastoral relationships
  • To increase knowledge about and understanding of pastoral care
  • To develop the skills necessary to provide effective pastoral care

This course meets on 5 Wednesday evenings throughout Spring term, as well as over the Spring on-site Module: February 15-19, 2018.

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