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Understanding the Role of a Chaplain

Program Date & Time:
July 18, 2024 | 9:00am-3:30pm
  • In-person
  • Webinar
Registration Fee:
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Additional Details
Instructional Hours:
Registration Deadline:
7/17/24 11:59 PM
Cancellation Deadline:
7/17/24 11:59 PM
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This course is designed to present the core elements of chaplaincy. Participants should leave knowing the difference between a Chaplain and a Pastor. Participants should leave with the baseline knowledge needed for clinical chaplaincy and ministering skills.

Keywords: Chaplain


At the completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Identify and implement skills needed to minister to persons of different backgrounds, faiths, and cultures.
  • Explain and implement the power of listening.
  • Review and implement HIPPA regulations to ensure patient confidentiality.
  • Understand the significance of ethics and morality.
  • Explore and discuss the importance of boundaries.
  • Learn the differences between a social and pastoral visit.
  • Recognize spiritual implications of pain and grief.
Pee Dee AHEC’s conflict of interest policy requires faculty to disclose any real or apparent commercial financial affiliations related to the content of their presentations/materials. Speakers have signed a vested interest form declaring any conflict of interest in education activities. Please see individual activities for any conflicts of interest. Provisions of these educational activities by Pee Dee AHEC does not imply endorsement by Pee Dee AHEC, SCNA or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with activities.
Credits Available
  • Social Worker
    SC Board of Social Work Examiners (Non-SW)
    Credit Statement
    This program is approved for 5.5 non-social work hours of continuing education by Pee Dee AHEC, a part of the South Carolina AHEC system, as defined by the South Carolina Board of Social Work Examiners.
  • Counselor/Therapist
    SC Board of Examiners for Professional Counselors
    Credit Statement
    This program is approved for 5.5 hours of continuing education by Pee Dee AHEC, a division of SC AHEC, under its accreditation by the South Carolina Board of Examiners for Licensed Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists, and Psycho-Educational Specialists.
  • All other participants
    Area Health Education Consortium
    Credit Statement
    This program provides .55 CEUs by Pee Dee AHEC and meets South Carolina AHEC Best Practice Standards.
Locations/Participation Options
  • Location:
    Florence , SC Details
  • Status:

If you have questions about the credits, location/video conference information, or any other details specific to this particular program, please reach out to the contact(s) below:

  • Name:
    Kimberly Morris
  • Name:
    Nita Jackson
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