PS6600 Pastoral Intervention in Crisis 3 credits 6 weeks

This course is designed to provide the student with an understanding of the dynamics of crisis intervention. Several types of crises common to humanity will be considered along with models of appropriate pastoral intervention. The student will learn to relate biblical truth to the spiritual challenges that occur during a time of crisis and apply pastoral care skills appropriate to various situations. Processes for ministering to those experiencing crisis will also be examined.