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Let's Make a Difference on #GivingTuesday

Let’s do something together! The Oates Institute will be finding ways in 2018 to address this nation’s awful life-ending opioid addiction epidemic. On-line seminars, medical symposia, and a resource center are ideas in the planning stages to help spiritual caregivers of all types to integrate best practices in addressing this spiritual, emotional, physical, relational, and societal…

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Spiritual Care Seminar Alert – September

We celebrate workers and wish all who labor some rest. View this email in your browser SEMINAR ALERT FROM THE OATES INSTITUTE September Seminars are now open for registration. Membership returns to normal price of $195. September Seminars Open for Registration  We’ve included a brief list of the September seminars available, and some information about them.…

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Authentic Happiness Through Meditation

“Authentic” Happiness Like many, I got into this meditation thing at a time in my life marked with turmoil, self-doubt, guilt, and pain; that which I caused myself, and that which I knew I had caused others. I went to therapy and began to untangle my brain and harmful patterns, and this was an important act…

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July Pastoral Seminars Available

  View this email in your browser © 2016 R. Underwood Lifelong Learning @ oates.org In this issue:   APC Convention specials July seminars open for registration Tribute to the Orlando LGBT community C.A.R.E. Channel Association of Professional Chaplains Annual Convention Special We invite everyone to come by the Oates Institute booth at the APC…

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Summer Seminars and a Tribute to Muhammad Ali

  View this email in your browser © 2016 Mind Trip Mag Lifelong Learning @ oates.org In this issue:   Upcoming Seminars Sizzling Hot Summer Deals/APC Convention Specials Tribute to Muhammad Ali APC Convention booth in Orlando Upcoming Seminars June Seminars will start this coming week to allow late registration. Spiritual Care of the Alcoholic —…

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Care for Bereaved Parents

  View this email in your browser © 2016 R. Underwood Lifelong Learning @ oates.org In this issue:   August seminars are now open September seminars  The Meditating MD-article by Peter Buecker Membership Incentive  Contribute to Oates Institute August Seminars are now open for registration August seminars are now open for registration. We have a great…

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Meditation for Medical Doctors

About 7 years ago, I found that my life had hit the proverbial wall. I was in my mid-thirties, and it would appear, had every reason to be happy in life. But the fact was, I was feeling empty and miserable. I realized that my happiness had been constructed based upon the “American Dream,” and…

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Memorial Day Membership Alert

  Director’s Memorial Day Special at the Oates Institute View this email in your browser The Oates Institute joins many people in the United States this weekend by celebrating Memorial Day. Rick Underwood, our Executive Director, invites our members to join the him and our entire staff leadership team in this celebration with a short-term…

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Mindfulness and Compassion Online Presentation Offered

  View this email in your browser © 2016 Rick Underwood Lifelong Learning @ oates.org In this issue:   May seminars and events open for registration Online Movie Screening of “States of Grace” Mindfulness and Compassion Online Presentation June seminars May seminars and events are open for registration Registration is now open for May seminars and…

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May Pastoral Care Event Registration Alert

  (c) 2014 Photo from Statesofgracefilm.com All Rights Reserved. View this email in your browser Registration Alert May 2016 Events A couple of events are coming up, and we wanted to be sure you know about them: Online Movie Screening: “States of Grace: A Journey of Loss, Resilience, and Renewal”  May 10-19: we are invited to…

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