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Providence Theological Seminary 40th Anniversary Celebration
Cost: $20/person plus gst/pst (includes banquet and complimentary seminar)
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Contemplative-Mindfulness Based Therapy for Depression - Studies done on the effects of mindfulness practices in psychotherapy are steadily increasing. Interestingly, there has not been any research conducted on using a “spiritually-based mindfulness practice” (SMP) in the treatment of psychological disorders and enhancement of well being. The workshop extends the conversation by first exploring the spiritual foundation of mindfulness based on Judeo-Christian tradition and utilizing its attendant spiritual resources along with psychological interventions in the treatment of depression.
Taught by: RODOLFO NOLASCO, Th.D., Professor of Counseling Psychology, Providence Seminary - Rodolfo is Professor of Counseling Psychology. He joined the faculty of Providence Seminary in 1999 and in 2008 moved to Calgary AB to teach full-time at the Calgary Extension site (at the facilities of Ambrose Seminary). Dr. Nolasco is the author of several books and publications including, The Contemplative Counselor: A Way of Being. His teaching fields include: Contemplative Spirituality and Psychology; Integration of Psychology and Theology; Christian Spirituality and Formation; Congregational Care and Counseling; Counseling, Counseling Psychology Courses.
Location: Reimer Student Life Centre – ELI Classroom
5:40 pm - 6:15 pm
40th Anniversary Project
A.A. DEFEHR CHAPEL RENOVATIONS
The anniversary project will consist of making improvements to the seminary chapel. It has served students for many years as a classroom as well as a place where students and faculty members gather to worship. The goal of the project is to improve the effectiveness of the space as a larger classroom and to create a sacred place for weekly chapels.
Cost: $20/person (plus gst/pst)
There is no registration fee for the seminars; however we would appreciate knowing if you are planning to attend and which seminar you will be attending in order that we might be properly prepared.
Registration deadline: October 15, 2012
Location: Providence Seminary Campus, Otterburne, Manitoba
Contact: Gayle Penner
Phone: 204-433-7488 ext. 258
10 College Crescent
Otterburne, Manitoba, Canada, R0A 1G0
Phone: (204) 433-7488 or (800) 668-7768
Fax: (204) 433-7158
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