2020 Caring for the Human Spirit® Conference and
The Westberg Symposium at the Caring for the Human Spirit®
Agenda


 


Sunday (Pre-Conference Intensives) April 19, 2019


8:00 am
Registration

9:00 am – 5: 30 pm
Pre-Conference Intensive: Respecting Choices® First Steps: Advance Care Planning

9:00 am – 5:30 pm
Pre-Conference Intensive: Pulling Back the Curtain on Chaplaincy Certification

12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Pre-Conference Intensive: 2020 Faith Community Nurse Research Forum CEUs offered by FCNI

5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Pre-Conference Intensive: Awakening the Spirit Using Arts and the Faith Process

Interculturation Experience


9:00 am – 6:30 PM
Bus trip to: The Poeh Center and Museum, Loretto Chapel; Our Lady of Guadalupe Monastery

Monday, April 20, 2019


7:30 am
Registration

7:30 am – 8:30 am
Light Continental Breakfast

8:30 am – 9:15 am
Welcome and Opening Remarks

9:15 am – 10:45 am
Fr. Richard Rohr, OFM
Granger Westberg Keynote Address
Keynote Address: Tracking the Perennial Tradition Creates an Alternative Orthodoxy

11:15 am – 12:45 am
Roshi Joan Halifax, Ph.D.
Founder, Abbot, and Head Teacher of Upaya Institute and Zen Center in Santa Fe, New Mexico
Plenary Session: Exploring the Edge State of Engagement and Burnout

11:15 am – 12:45 am
Michelle O’Rourke, RN, MA
Consultant, Educator and Facilitator, Henri Nouwen Society
Plenary Session: The Essence of Providing Spiritual Care

12:45 pm – 2:00 pm
  • Lunch
  • WI Lunch Meeting: Westberg Coordinator Meeting

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Workshop A Series

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Workshop B Series

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
World Forum

 

Tuesday, April 21, 2019


7:30 am
Registration

7:15 am – 8:15 am
Light Continental Breakfast

8:15 am – 9:00 am
General Assembly (Awards, Certificates, Commitment Ceremonies, Honor Wall Nurses of Faith)

9:00 am – 9:15 am
Advocacy Update

9:15 am – 10:45 am
Bryan Sexton, PhD
Director, Duke Center for Healthcare Safety & Quality Duke University Health System
Plenary Session: Thriving Vs. Surviving During Times of Change: The Science of Enhancing Resilience

11:15 am – 12:45 pm
Jason Callahan, MDiv, MS, BCC
Chaplain, Thomas Palliative Care Unit at VCU Massey Cancer Center
Plenary Session: Bridging the Divide: Chaplaincy in the Secular Age

11:15 am – 12:45 pm
  • Jennifer Dagarag, RN - Faith Community Nurse, St. Irenaeus Parish
  • Marion Butler Harris, MSN/ED, RB, BSN, PHN, Faith Community Nurse - Adjunct Professor, Samuel Merritt University
  • Cheryl Track, RN, AD, RN-BC - Faith Community and Perea Nurse, First Presbyterian Preschool


Panel Discussion: Nursing and Clergy: Collaborating to Support and Care for Congregations


12:45 pm – 2:00 pm
Lunch

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Workshop C Series

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Workshop D Series

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
SCA Reception (for SCA Members Only)

 

Wednesday, April 22, 2019


8:00 am
Registration

8:00 am – 9:30 am
  • Light Continental Breakfast (general)
  • SCA Breakfast (SCA Members only)
  • SCA Nurses Continental Networking Breakfast
  • WI Breakfast (For Westberg Educators only)

9:30 am – 11:00 am
Workshop E Series

11:00 am – 11:15 am
Tibetan Sand Painting Dissolution Ceremony

11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Matt Norvell, Doris Giles & Deborah Seider
Panel Discussion: Building Resilience- Programs That Work

1:00 pm
Closing Remarks