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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

The Effects of Trauma Exposure on Chaplains
Event Details
Date(s): April 17, 2019
Time: 1:30 PM  CT - 3:00 PM  CT
Organization Details
Organization: Association of Professional Chaplains
Contact Phone: 847-240-1014
Contact Email: education@professionalchaplains.org

The Effects of Trauma Exposure on Chaplains
presented by Alexandra Zareth MDiv BCC
Date & Time
Wednesday, April 17, 2019
 
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm Eastern
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm  Central 
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Mountain
11:30 am - 1:00 pm Pacific
10:30 am - 12:00 pm Alaska
8:30 am - 11:00 am Hawaii
 
90 minutes (1.5 CE hours)
Overview
Chaplains are continuously exposed to clients, stories, and conditions that highlight issues of poverty, abuse, pain, loss, anger, and other tragic aspects of life. Research has unveiled the significant physical and mental consequences that trauma work has on caregivers (i.e., obesity, diabetes, chronic exhaustion, ulcers, depression, anxiety, guilt, angry outbursts, post-traumatic stress disorder, vicarious traumatization, compassion fatigue, etc.). For effective caregiving, chaplains must learn of the effects trauma exposure can have on themselves and on their personal relationships. This webinar is a result of the presenter’s significant PhD research and literature review.
Learning Objectives
  • Identify symptoms related to trauma exposure
  • Identify ways in which trauma exposure affects personal relationships
  • Articulate ways to protect personal relationships from the effects of trauma exposure 
Please Register by Friday, April 12, 2019
 
$58/member
$101/non-member

 
Registration by the published deadline is required to ensure that participants receive handouts, login information and pre-reading materials, if any, in sufficient time before the webinar.
Presenter
Alexandra Zareth is a finishing her PhD in Marriage and Family Therapy at Eastern University, an alumnae of Princeton Theological Seminary in Princeton (M. Div) and St. Mary's University in San Antonio, TX (BA in Psychology). She is an ordained Christian minister who currently serves as the Associate for Leadership Development and Recruitment of leaders of color with the Presbyterian Church (USA). 
 
Alexandra has served as a Staff Chaplain for Einstein Healthcare network in Philadelphia, PA as a member of the trauma medical team and the Director of National Programs at Esperanza. Both positions enabled her to partner with leaders all over the country to create & implement leadership institutes and experiential learning opportunities for clergy and lay leaders that served diverse communities. 
 
Alexandra has worked with local community entities to co-found relevant programs & non-profits in multiple community that serve to address emerging needs. Having also served in the violence prevention/ intervention field for 15 years, Alexandra is committed to empowerment, education, leadership development, and healthy living.
 
How It Works
To participate, all that is needed is a computer with Internet access and speakers, as the presentation audio and visuals are "webcast." Our webinars are priced per computer terminal, not per participant. That means you can invite as many colleagues to join you as can fit in your conference room or cluster around your computer. As a participant, you will be able to interact with the presenters, who will ask questions of the audience and answer questions posed by participants.
 
System Requirements
• As a best practice, we highly recommend an Ethernet connected computer for best connectivity and listening experience. You may experience some buffering of audio on lower bandwidth wireless connections.
• Internet Browsers:  Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 or later, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Safari, or Windows Edge browser.
• Stable Internet Connection, DSL or above:  100kbps for video transmission, 300kbps for screen sharing and remote control, 500kbps to ensure fluidity of all services.
• Operating System: Windows 7, Windows 8, or Windows 8.1, Windows 10, Mac OS X v10.4 or higher, Linux, Solaris.
• Adobe Flash Player 13.0 or newer: http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer
• Computer Speakers
 
The link below will test your system to make sure you are running the most recent version of Adobe Flash Player and to make sure it is not being blocked by your network.
 
The "Connectivity" line should have a green check mark. If it does not please contact your network administrator to allow TelSpanWeb access to port RTMPE 1935. This will allow your Adobe Flash Player to run properly through TelSpanWeb. "Application Sharing" applies only to presenters, so if you see a red "X," that's OK.
If you have any further questions or concerns, or if you do not have computer speakers, please contact APC at info@professionalchaplains.org for assistance.
Confirmation
You will receive an e-mail confirmation upon completion of the online registration and payment process. Instructions for logging into the webinar will be e-mailed to all participants two business days before the event.
 
Cancellation Policy
The registration fee (minus a $20 nonrefundable processing charge) will be refunded up to five (5) business days of the scheduled event. APC® reserves the right to cancel the program within five (5) business days of the scheduled event, if an insufficient number of people register. In case of APC cancellation, all registration fees will be refunded.

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