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PROGRAM STRUCTURE
– Course Components
Writing Assignments
Reading Assignments
Service Work
– Mentor Interviews
Optional Activities
COURSE INFO
Contacts, Communication and Slack
– Academic Credit
– Group Agreements
– Payment, Withdrawal and Completion
MONTH BY MONTH
– Before Our First Class
September
Karuna – Compassion
Workshop 09/22
October
Dana – Generosity
Workshop 10/13
November
Sila – Virtue
Workshop 11/10
December
Viriya – Energy
Workshop 12/01
January
Panna – Wisdom
Workshop 01/12
February
Nekkhama – Renunciation
Workshop 02&03/02
March
Khanta – Patience
Workshop 03/08
April (04/12/24)
Sacca – Truth
Workshop 04/12
May (05/10/24)
Aditthana – Resolve
Workshop 05/03
June (06/07/24)
Metta – Lovingkindness
Workshop 05/31
July (07/12/24)
Upekkha – Equanimity
Workshop 06/28
RESOURCES
– Action + Reflection = Learning
– General
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Reading Assignments

Reading assignments are in 2 sections:

-Book-a-Month schedule (below)
-Articles posted in the ‘Month by Month’ links

Books can be purchased either new or used in a variety of ways, or through a public library. 

READING ASSIGNMENTS
Please read at least 50% of these texts

Sept-Oct
The Arts of Contemplative Care
by Cheryl Giles & Willa Miller

Oct-Nov
An Introduction to Buddhist Ethics
by Peter Harvey

**Only 25% reading of this book is required

Nov-Dec
The Wounded Healer
by Henri J. M. Nouwen

Dec-Jan
How Can I Help?
by Ram Dass & Paul Gorman

Jan-Feb
Professional Spiritual & Pastoral Care Handbook
by Stephen B. Roberts

Feb-Mar
Parting: A Handbook for Spiritual Care at the End of Life
by J. Sutton Holder & J. Aldredge-Clanton

Mar-April
None: Catch up time!

April-May
Handbook for the Spirit
by Richard Carlson & Benjamin Shield

May-June
Towards the True Kinship of Faiths
by His Holiness The Dalai Lama

June-July
Transitions
by William Bridges

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