Apr 10, 2021  
2020-2021 Saint Joseph’s College Online Catalog 
2020-2021 Saint Joseph’s College Online Catalog
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TH 515 - Pastoral Counseling: Theory and Practice

This course offers students the opportunity to comprehend and utilize theories and techniques for helping others cope with the impact of faith on their lives, grounded in a vibrant Catholic understanding of the human person.

Course Learning Objectives
  • Write up a verbatim account of a conversation
  • Engage in pastoral counseling/conversation with a person in accordance with the needs of the person and the challenges that they face
  • Converse with others about relationship with God
  • Observe and analyze a person’s life stages in the journey of faith
  • Listen carefully in pastoral counseling and pastoral conversation
  • Reflect on the role of a deep sense of mercy in the vocation of a disciple of Christ

Credits: 3

Offered: September and March

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