Spiritual Care “Research-Informed” Syllabus for CPE Resident Chaplains
Objectives of Research Related Curriculum Events
• To engage CPE Residents to develop research literacy as a “habit” for and dimension of their ministry practice.
• To clarify, broaden, and deepen CPE residents’ awareness of chaplaincy-related research and worthy research articles that contribute to a research-informed approach to their provision of spiritual and religious care.
• To develop the capacities of CPE residents to become critical readers of research related to spiritual care and to develop their confidence as informed research consumers.
• To foster interest and curiosity in CPE residents about their own and others’ provision of spiritual and religious care that give rise to research inquiry and thinking.