Work in healthcare? Need support with spiritual issues? Please join us for our first-ever spiritual support group meeting and see how you can work through spiritual issues that arise in the context of health professions.
April 24 / 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
This intimate "evening of stories" will celebrate personal experiences of spiritual/special/sacred moments in medicine. Four narratives will be shared, each from different perspectives, with time for discussion at the end of the evening.
April 23rd / 5:30-7:00 pm at ISH
"Meditation" encompasses many different form of practice. This panel will allow attendees to learn about the great many varieties of meditative practice, across both Eastern and Western traditions. Come to learn from three experts in the field!
May 14, 2013 / 5:30-7:30pm
"Oddly enough, in the midst of the large body of theory and research on significant objects, one significant object has been largely ignored: the sacred. Yet for many people the sacred is the focal point of their striving, the object of significance that lends order and coherence to all other goals. These people are involved in a sacred quest, I believe.
Kenneth I. Pargament, PhD. Spiritually Integrated Psychotherapy: Understanding and Addressing the Sacred. New York: The Guilford Press, 2007, p. 55.