Seminar Title: Soul Care: Caring for Ourselves & Others when Serving on Front Lines
Time: Saturday at 5:00 pm
Location: Level 2, Room 13
Speakers: Naji Abi-Hashem, PhD
Organization: Member Care International (a regular presenter at MFS)
We discuss the rewards and challenges of ministry, and how cross-cultural workers can acknowledge the symptoms and avoid burnout and depletion, while helping others with intense need. Presenting practical suggestions for coping and resilient survival for both the care-giver and care-receiver.
Dr. Naji Abi-Hashem is Lebanese-American clinical & cultural psychologist, ordained minister, author, and visiting professor. He’s involved in training, counseling, teaching, and working with pastors, missionaries, orphanages, and refugees. He divides his time between the USA & Beirut, Lebanon.
Concentration: Going Global - Cross Cultural Mission