Introduction to Pastoral Care and Counselling
This unit offers an introduction to pastoral care and counselling in the Christian congregation and community, geared to the perspective of the pastor and pastoral carer. It covers the classic tradition of Christian pastoral care, and its development, together with an overview of counselling theories and models, including an introduction to the practice of basic people helping skills.
Discipline: Pastoral Theology and Ministry Studies
Study level: Undergraduate Level 2 (can also be studied at Level 1)
Current scheduling information is available at DP2202L - Introduction to Pastoral Care and Counselling (Face to face) and DP1202L - Introduction to Pastoral Care and Counselling (Face to face).
- Refer to the current Student handbook for required texts.
- Learning outcomes, assessment details and recommended texts are provided before the scheduled unit start date.
Dr Stephen Pietsch