At the end of life how do we bring closure so that we have a 'Good Death'? This module will explore various issues at the end of life including ethical decisions that need to be made, the necessity of a living will, how to say ‘good bye’, sitting ‘vigil’, learning the signs that the body is shutting down, and rituals and beliefs that make a difference. You will learn how to walk alongside both the individual who is dying and the family as they deal with death and loss.
- Understand ethical decisions surrounding the end of life
- Learn how to prepare a living will
- Discover how to bring about closure
- Explore different rituals at the end of life
Facilitator: Dr. David Sherbino MPS, STM, D.Min, CSDS, FT.
David is professor of Pastoral Ministries and Spiritual Formation at Tyndale Seminary Toronto and minister at Cornerstone Church (PCC) Kleinburg. Professionally he is a Fellow in Thanatology.
Dates: April 28-29, 2017
Each module is $195.00. There is a full-time Tyndale student, alumni and staff 10% discount. You will need to email the Tyndale Spiritual Formation Centre at tsfc [at] tyndale [dot] ca (subject: Promo%20Code) to receive a discount code before registering online in order to receive this discount.