Ministering to Military Families covers the general pastoral functions of ministering to the military community in a diverse and pluralistic environment and surveys some of the special situations that the military chaplain is likely to encounter. These include deployment, reintegration, relationships, loss, and spiritual injuries of returning service members.
Fulfills: This is a required course for students in PCC with a special emphasis in Military Chaplaincy. It counts as an Area II Stackable course for all other students.
Instructor: David Oringderff, Ph.D. and Carol Kirk, M.Div.
Class meetings: Tuesdays 9:00 PM ET, Sept. 21 – Oct. 19.
Counseling Military Families: What Mental Health Professionals Need to Know, By Lynn K. Hall, 2016