PT 907 Spiritual Care 3 credits

An introduction to spiritual care giving built on a foundation of biblical, historical, and theological study, with an emphasis on the use of Law and Gospel. The student will investigate the difference between spiritual care and psychological therapy, study Egan’s Helping Model, begin to master the basic skills of spiritual dialogue, and become familiar with various practical situations, such as crisis, spiritual, marital, and pre-marital counseling.