Extending the mission of Loyola Marymount University to the diverse constituencies of Los Angeles and beyond, the purpose of the Center for Religion and Spirituality is to provide educational opportunities for adult learners that strengthen their religious and spiritual formation as ministers, educators, and leaders committed to the service of faith and the promotion of justice in their own communities.
"Caring for Families of Veterans" with Mark Mitchell, M.F.T.
Saturday, November 22, 2014; 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Join us and our panel of experts as we examine spiritual and psychological evidence-based practices that help spouses and children cope with trauma, transition, and healing. Participants include ministers, social workers, therapists and those interested in supporting veterans and their families. Topics to be covered will include the following: deployment cycles, rituals for coming home and leaving home, spiritual and behavioral practices that bond family, conflict resolution strategies, living with someone with PTSD and/or moral injury, as well as making the most of faith communities & social networks. Click here for more information.