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  • Manager Spiritual and Religious Care – Miramichi

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    Manager Spiritual and Religious Care (Miramichi – Permanent Part Time)

    Salary Range – $28.12/hr to $39.29/hr

    Horizon Health Network’s vision is to provide Exceptional Care. Every person.  Every day.  Horizon Health Network is the largest health network in Atlantic Canada and is the second largest employer in New Brunswick with over 13,000 staff and 1000 physicians in over 100 facilities, clinics and offices.

    In alignment with Horizon Health Network’s organizational structure and strategic plan, the Manager of Spiritual and Religious Care will implement and manage Spiritual and Religious Care services in the Miramichi Area. Using practice standards, workload, utilization and statistical data, the Manager ensures the effective utilization of resources and the evolution of professional practice. The position is based out of the Miramichi Regional Hospital.

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  • Spiritual Care Practitioner- Toronto

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    Michael Garron Hospital (MGH) is an award-winning hospital and one of Toronto’s best-kept secrets. As Ontario’s leading community teaching hospital, MGH has proudly served the diverse, multi-cultural community of east Toronto since 1929 and is known for its friendliness and sense of community within Canada’s largest city. Recognized as a leader in workplace wellness and offering a quality work environment focused on learning and development, MGH invests in people to meet their professional goals and to reach their personal best.

    Currently we have an exciting opportunity for an individual who wants to advance their career as a

    Spiritual Care Practitioner (Part-Time)

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  • Spiritual Care Specialist – Thunder Bay

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    SPIRITUAL CARE SPECIALIST

    St. Joseph’s Care Group (SJCG) is a Catholic organization that identifies and responds to the unmet needs of the people of Northwestern Ontario, as a way of continuing the healing mission of Jesus in the tradition of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Sault Ste. Marie. SJCG is a recognized leader in the provision of services in seniors’ health, rehabilitative care, chronic disease management, addictions and mental health, for the people of Thunder Bay and Northwestern Ontario.  SJCG operates on a program management model with an emphasis on interprofessional teamwork and evidence-based practice.

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  • Manager, Mission Integration – Thunder Bay

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    St. Joseph’s Care Group (SJCG) is a Catholic organization that identifies and responds to the unmet needs of the people of Northwestern Ontario, as a way of continuing the healing mission of Jesus in the tradition of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Sault Ste. Marie. SJCG is a recognized leader in the provision of services in seniors’ health, rehabilitative care, chronic disease management, addictions and mental health, for the people of Thunder Bay and Northwestern Ontario. SJCG operates on a program management model with an emphasis on interprofessional teamwork and evidence-based practice.

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  • New issue of Journal of Pastoral Care & Counseling now available

    The latest issue of the Journal of Pastoral Care & Counseling is now available.  Here is the table of contents.  Go to the Members Only portal to access the full articles. 

    Volume 71, Issue 4, December 2017

    Editorial: Cultural Resilience (Terry Bard)

    Brief Communication

    Towards a faith-based understanding of moral injury (Marek S. Kopacz, Courtney Ducharme, David Ani, Ahmet Atlig)

    Articles

    Grief as a Mystical Journey: Fowler’s Stages of Faith Development and Their Relation to Post-Traumatic Growth (Terri Daniel)

    The Role of the Pastoral Practitioner in Health Outcomes and Wellbeing During Acute Illness: Exploring the Patient Experience of a Pastoral Visit (Janie Brown, Jennifer Gardner)

    Frames for the Future: Developing Continuing Education & Professional Development Programs for Spiritual Care Practitioners: A Perspective from Victoria, Australia (Shinen Wong, Heather Tan)

    The Effect of Religious Involvement on Life Satisfaction among Korean Christians: Focused on the Mediating Effect of Spiritual Well-Being and Self-Esteem (Jieun Yoo)

    Assessing Transcendental Experiences vs Mental Illnesses (Shawn Lucas)

    Church Services in a Complex Continuing Care Hospital: Why Bother? (Elizabeth Fisher, Jan Kraus, Kerry Kuluski, Peter Allatt)

    Handling Stereotypes of Religious Professionals: Strategies Hospice Chaplains Use When Interacting with Patients and Families (Kristin Lindholm)

    Personal Reflections

    Eternal Life (Anna L. Gross)

    Return to Babel (Anna Lisa Gross)

    A day in the life of a Mayo chaplain … (Lorraine Gardner)

    Book Review

    Jung’s ethics: Moral psychology and his cure of souls by Daniel Merkur (Brian Welter)

    Continuing Education Quiz

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