Class Materials

Session One

Overview of Mental Health Minister Training
Zoom Guidelines

Hope and Healing, Bishops of California Pastoral Letter

Four-Step Pray With
Barbara F. Zahner
MEDS Self-Care Prescription
Barbara F. Zahner
Safe, Seen & Cherished
Silence is God's First Language
Fr. Thomas Keating

Session Two

How Is Your Spirit?
Holy Listening
Santa Clara County Important Contacts
8 Saints who were depressed, but never gave up
How St. John Henry Newman’s meditation helps me through depression
Accompanying Another
Deacon Tom Lambert and Rita Lambert, Spiritual Director Archdiocese of Chicago

Session Three

The Way of Companionship - Welcoming the Stranger
Craig Rennebohm with David Paul
Mental Health Ministry Vs Treatment
S.M.A.R.T Goal
In Hope We Are Saved
Fr. Leo P. Rock
Mental Health Ministers Resources

Session Four

Mental Health Ministry Months (to build upon)
Barbara F. Zahner
I Don't Know Why
Iris M. Bolton
Recovery International (RI) - Basic Tools
Barbara F. Zahner
Creating Parish-Based Mental Health Ministry
Barbara F. Zahner