Description: Designed for chaplains within the SOF enterprise, this graduate-level seminar course challenges students to develop conceptual frameworks that responds to the psycho/social, theological, and existential issues of crisis care and counseling. The course explores the theology of suffering, the crisis trauma continuum, and integrated religious crisis treatments for special operations warriors’ issues.
Audience: Chaplains assigned within the USSOCOM enterprise.
Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites for this course.
Text and Material: The instructor of record will provide readings and other assignments on Blackboard 30 days prior to the course start date. The reading load is appropriate for a graduate-level course and is absolutely essential for student seminar participation and learning.
Accreditation: JSOU is currently an accredited educational institution accredited through the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training (ACCET) - a national accrediting agency recognized by the Department of Education.