Tag: Behavioral Health

Systemic Issues

May 12
Psychological & Spiritual Needs of Correctional Staff

CPMC welcomes you to a conversation with Dr. Caterina Spinaris and Daria Mayotte of Desert Waters Correctional Outreach with host Fr. George Williams, SJ. They will discuss the psychological and spiritual needs of correctional staff. Desert Waters focuses on advancing the well-being of correctional staff and their families, and the health of correctional agencies, through […]

Mar 08
Intersections of Juvenile Ministry

Fr. Stan Bosch, S.T., is a practicing psychotherapist, prison minister, pastor of St. Raphael Church in Los Angeles, and has ministered to Los Angeles’s gang-involved youth for more than 20 years. Come join CPMC as we learn about a variety of important topics impacting juveniles, such as psychosocial development, mental health and addiction, gang involvement, […]

Oct 17
Reconocer la dignidad de la vida en las personas traumatizadas

Padre Stan Bosch es un psicoterapeuta en ejercicio, ministro de prisiones, pastor de la iglesia St. Raphael en Los Ángeles y ha atendido a los jóvenes involucrados en pandillas de Los Ángeles durante más de 20 años. Únase a CPMC mientras aprendemos de una perspectiva de atención informada sobre traumas sobre cómo los ministros pueden […]

Oct 17
Recognizing the Dignity of Life in the Traumatized & Broken

Fr. Stan Bosch, S.T., is a practicing psychotherapist, prison minister, pastor of St. Raphael Church in Los Angeles, and has ministered to Los Angeles’s gang-involved youth for more than 20 years. Join CPMC as we learn from a trauma-informed care lens as to how ministers can look beyond a person’s behavior and learn to listen […]

Sep 20
Incarceration & Developmental Disorders (Part 1 of 3)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zids5te4Mm4 People with developmental disabilities are incarcerated at a higher rate than people without developmental disabilities. In this three part series, Dr. Lawrence Sutton gives a high level overview of how to recognize those with developmental disabilities and tools to engage and support them.

May 11
Accompaniment of the Whole Person: A Psychosocial & Educational Approach

Join us for a presentation about how educational programs can accompany Catholic ministry. Kolbe House volunteer Mike McGillicuddy and Shining Light Program Developer Travis Bohn will share their insights and initiatives. Resources: Kolbe House Jail Ministry website Shining Light website Shining Light publication: The Loop Shining Light Video Materials

Sep 09
Behavioral Health: How to Engage

Understanding behavioral health challenges is imperative for ministering to those affected by incarceration. Join us for a conversation with Fr. Ragan Schriver, PsyD, LAPSW to learn more about strategies and tools for ministering to those who struggle with behavioral health. If you have questions you would like addressed, send them to: info@catholicprisonministries.org.

Jul 22
Behavioral Health: An Overview

One in five Americans are touched by behavioral health challenges and those who are affected by incarceration are over-represented within that population. Join us for a conversation with Fr. Ragan Schriver, PsyD, LAPSW to learn more about ministering to those who struggle with behavioral health challenges. Fr. Ragan Schriver, PsyD, LAPSW Fr. Schriver is the […]

Feb 18
Trauma Informed Care

Fr. Ragan Shriver, PsyD, presenter, discusses practical and spiritual dimensions of ministry for those affected by incarceration and detention who are often living with past and present trauma. He began his social work career as a therapist in an alternative sentencing program in Knox County, Tennessee, where he provided psychological evaluations in the county jail, […]

Mar 04
Critical Facts about Ministering to Sex Offenders, the Mentally Ill, and the Addicted

Often times in our ministry we walk with individuals whose stories are more complicated than we might feel equipped to address. In this webinar Elizabeth Hardy, LICSW and Fr. Dustin Feddon, PhD will guide us through a conversation regarding the facts and practice of ministry with Sexual Offenders, the Mentally Ill and those that struggle […]