Key aspects of the course include:
"Beta" Section Starting July 25, 2018
"Beta" Section Course registration open only to: Board Certified Chaplains and ACPE Supervisors
LIMITED REGISTRATION SPOTS
BACKGROUND - COURSE CREATOR
Chaplain Stephen Roberts, BCC is one of the leaders in disaster spiritual care. He is the co-author of: Disaster Spiritual Care: Practical Clergy Responses to Community, Regional and National Tragedy, 2nd edition and was a member of the writing group which created National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disasters' (N-VOAD) Disaster Spiritual Care Guidelines. Chaplain Roberts has extensive field experience ranging from overseeing 800 chaplains in New York responding to 9/11 to overseeing long-term Hurricane Katrina disaster spiritual care to providing direct disaster spiritual care within New York during its last terrorist attack. He has taught extensively on disaster spiritual care.
WHY THIS COURSE WAS CREATED
Since American Red Cross launched its disaster spiritual care program two years ago Chaplain Roberts has been repeatedly asked how those who wish to provide disaster spiritual care, either with ARC or other N-VOAD organizations, can receive high-level usable education to prepare them to respond.
Until now, there has been very little to recommend. That which is offered, is provided infrequently and not easily accessible. Thus, Chaplain Roberts has created ChaplainDL's distance learning course: Introduction to: Disaster Spiritual Care - Basic.
This course will be the first in a series on Disaster Spiritual Care.
The course registration for the "Beta" section is only $200 for 30 hours of learning. When the course is fully launched the course registration will range from $300 to $450 ($10 - $15 an hour of learning).
INFORMATION & EXPECTATIONS REGARDING "BETA" SECTION
The initial section starting July 25 will be a "Beta" section. This means that while the course is fully developed, this will be the first time it is offered. Thus, students taking this section receive a significant discount for the course registration. In return for the discount, students agree to provide detailed feedback to the instructor to help improve the course.
The July, 2018 "Beta" section is only open to Board Certified Chaplains (4 units CPE) and CPE Supervisors from ACCA, ACPE, APC, CPSP, NACC, NAJC, NAVAC, NCVACC.
Future sections will be open to all interested students.
After completing this 30 hour online course, you will:
Every journey begins with a step. Now, you can take that step whenever you're ready with our new "Rolling Semester" program. Don't let calendars get in the way of your educational journey.
"Having finished the course I now have the foundation laid as well as the bulwark of the competencies written for my BCC candidacy. This class has made a huge difference in my preparations." Chaplain Steve
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