The Chaplain Resident provides spiritual care and consultation to patients, families, and staff and does so under the supervision of a certified Association of Clinical Pastoral Education (ACPE) Educator and faculty.
The Chaplain Resident is enrolled in the education program of the Association of Clinical Pastoral Education, a national organization recognized as an accrediting agency in the field of clinical pastoral education by the U.S. Secretary of Education through the U.S. Department of Education.
Engaged in the CPEmethod of learning ministry by means of pastoral functioning under supervision as developed ACPE.
Engaged in theprocess model of education, predicated on students individual needs and goals that are compatible with program objectives.
Engaged inthe CPE learning process including the provision of direct spiritual care for patients and families based on assessment of spiritual needs in clinical assignment and during assigned on-call shifts.
Demonstrates ability to provide care or service adjusting approaches to reflect developmental level and cultural differences of population served, including spiritual/religious informed care or service.
Exercises skillful listening, compassionate presence & clear communication in one-on-one, small group, care conferences, and team meetings.
Provides/arranges for provision of sacraments/ rituals/prayers and integrative modalities at the request of patients and/or family members in a manner aligning with the traditions of the particular patient, family member, or significant other.
Provide spiritual support for health care staff.
Participate in regular meetings of the department and assigned clinical areas, including interdepartmental work.
Graduate degree in Theology from approved theological seminary/university, or completion of training in mentored religious tradition as defined by that religious tradition.
Completion of one unit of CPE as developed by ACPE.
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