BET542 - Buddhist Pastoral Care & Counseling (Not Active)
(BET542)

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BET542 - Buddhist Pastoral
Care & Counseling
 1 (3 Units)


Textbooks: 
Benefit Beings!: The Buddhist Guide to Professional Chaplaincy Paperback by Danny Fisher. (2013) $10.76
                The Arts of Contemplative Care: Pioneering Voices in Buddhist Chaplaincy and Pastoral Work by Cheryl A Giles, Willa B Miller, Pat Enkyo O'Hara and Judith Simmer-Brown (2012)  $25.43
Optional:   Being with Dying: Cultivating Compassion and Fearlessness in the Presence of Death Paperback by Joan Halifax. (2009) $14.32 
                Full Catastrophe Living (Revised Edition): Using the Wisdom of Your Body and Mind to Face Stress, Pain, and Illness Paperback  by Jon Kabat-Zinn (Author) , Thich Nhat Hanh (Preface) 2013 $15.93

9 week course 

Explore the difficulties and direction in Buddhist Ministry within the Western context. Also, through a person-centered educational process, explore ways and means to develop one’s personal ministry for the west. To study and evaluate an educational process will be the core element of the course. Lecture/seminar with research paper which includes personal reflection documented with the words of the Buddhist teacher.

Tuition: $50.00