Instructor: Amy Beltaine, M.Div.
Class Description: For those considering working with a spiritual director or seeking processes to become spiritually whole. This course is based in part on the instructor’s two-year training course for professional spiritual directors. Learn from the teachings of psychologists, religious leaders and mystics. Explore the impact of temperament and psychological type on spiritual growth. Experience spiritual practices to nurture your relationship with the Holy. Delve into the growth and acquisition of spiritual wisdom, noting the stages, pitfalls, remedies and rewards, as well as the importance of sharing the spiritual journey, especially during times of crisis. (Graduate credit available with additional work, for matriculated CHS graduate students considering becoming spiritual directors.)
Spiritual Direction 101: The Basics of Spiritual Guidance by Teresa Blythe (available as ebook and paperback). Other readings will be provided electronically in the Moodle classroom.
Insights 3 – March 16 – April 12
Class Meetings: Monday, 8:00 PM EST
Class Begins: March 16, 2020