It is great to be enjoying the Autumn colours in the Southern Highlands at Bowral. We are working through Resilience and Self Care practices for Chaplains who often need to deal with Secondary Traumatic Stress. Notes and resources follow:
Brainstorm on the costs of care
Brainstorm costs of care xmind version (Download a copy and save it to your computer with another name)
Presentation on Trauma and Secondary Traumatic Stress
Brainstorm on Resilience
Brainstorm on Resilience xmind version
Presentation on Resilience
Trauma Recovery Scale
Mirroring and Un-mirroring
Whole Person Self Care
Draining or Filling Exercise
Self Care Brainstorm
Self Care Brainstorm xmind version
Back in Noosa again today for the Southern Region Clergy conference for the Diocese of Southern Queensland. A little cooler this week but still sunny and warm for a Tasmanian. We are looking at Healthy Clergy and Healthy Parishes. Links to the notes and presentations follows:
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Tim and Gill Fletcher enjoyed the opportunity to spend the day with the clergy of the Diocese of Newcastle looking at self care strategies. Thanks for the wonderful hospitality at St Luke’s Parish Wallsend. Notes from the seminar are linked below.
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I always enjoy the first training day of a new EPIC (Enabling Priests in Charge) cycle. It was great to listen to the wide range of self-care strategies already in place for clergy and to help them reflect on additional strategies. I enjoyed hearing Grant Bickerton present his research findings yet again.
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Have a look at this article from the Alban weekly – work life balance for clergy.