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14th Annual

Spiritual Care Symposium


Details coming soon

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View Our Two Part Webinar Here:

October 9th, 2020:  

From Surviving to Thriving: Resilience, Emotional Intelligence, and Mindfulness for Post-Traumatic Growth

Our Greatest Clinical Competence: Boundaries and Self-Care

Click here for Part One


October 16th, 2020:

The Power of Stories to Transform: Hope, Meaning, and Non-Anxious Presence

We're All Leaders: Interpersonal Neurobiology and the Co-Creation of Systemic Health

Click here for Part Two 



Webinars will be posted from

Oct. 20, 2020 - November 18, 2020

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Rev. Dr. Carla Cheatham

Sponsored by: 

Gold Sponsor:

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Silver Sponsors:

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Special Thanks to:


Doug Lawson, D. Min, BCC


Rev. Dr. Carla Cheatham began her career in social services with an MA in Psychology, certification in trauma counseling and experience working in counseling and treatment centers.  She taught and researched on the interaction between spirituality and health at Texas A&M while receiving her PhD in Health & Kinesiology and earned her M.Div. at Southern Methodist University’s Perkins School of Theology.  After serving faith communities and directing an interfaith non-profit supporting worker justice, Carla began a decade of work as a hospice chaplain and bereavement coordinator in Austin, Texas. She is now the Principal and Lead Trainer for Carla Cheatham Consulting Group, LLC and serves as a national keynote speaker and educator teaching in the areas of clinical presence and attunement, compassion fatigue and resilience, ethical spiritual and existential care, grief support, ethical boundaries and healthy teams, and more.  

Contact hours and CEU's available.

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