Companions on the Journey

In this spiritual care conference, you will gain a better understanding of the dying process, and discover how you can be a more effective companion on the end-of-life journey.

Thursday, September 28
8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

This spiritual care conference is appropriate for all faith communities and clergy, lay and stephen ministers, chaplains, spiritual caregivers and congregational nurses.

You will learn about:

  • Different disease trajectories, from a hospice doctor, nurse, social worker and chaplain
  • Signs and symptoms that a patient is nearing the end of life
  • How to help strengthen spiritual resilience
  • How to meet psychospiritual needs specific to the end of life
  • The importance of advance directives and how to find help completing them

The seminar is approved for six contact hours with hospice. All participants will receive a certificate of participation.

Register early and save! Registration fee is only $25 through July 5. After July 5, registration is $35 per person.
Lunch will be provided.

Questions? Contact Beverly Isley-Landreth at


2017 Speakers

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