CHA/NACC Spiritual Care Survey

Aug. 13, 2019 | 2 - 3:30 p.m. ET

CHA is pleased to offer two pastoral care related webinars, on Aug. 13 and 27. CHA and the staff of the National Association of Catholic Chaplains (NACC) will unpack the data from the joint CHA/NACC Spiritual Care Survey, which continues longitudinal analysis of both individual as well as departmental trends. The session will provide an analysis of the data as well as look at larger trends and challenges to the discipline.


The purpose of this webinar is to:

  • Share the latest data on the state of spiritual and pastoral care departments as well as the chaplain population.
  • Provide an analysis of the data and look at the larger trends and challenges to the discipline.

Who Should Attend

This webinar is relevant for leaders of pastoral care departments, mission leaders, executives, HR leaders, sponsors, board members and others responsible for the provision of pastoral and spiritual care.


Brian SmithBrian P. Smith, MS, MA, M.Div.
Vice President, Sponsorship and Mission Services
Catholic Health Association
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David A. LichterDavid A. Lichter, D.Min.
Executive Director
National Association of Catholic Chaplains
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Certificate of Attendance

Please note: CHA does not offer Continuing Education Units (CEU) for any programs. Participants will receive an email with information on how to acquire a Certificate of Attendance following the program (typically included in the program evaluation email). Certificates of Attendance may be submitted to relevant organizations that accept proof of contact hours as credit. These include:

American College of Healthcare Executives: American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) members may self-report qualifying CEUs using the contact hour information provided on their CHA Certificate of Attendance. To self-report, log in as a member on the ACHE site; use the link on the left-hand side to self-report applicable contact hours for CEU credit.

NACC Board Certified Chaplains: National Association of Catholic Chaplains (NACC) board certified chaplain members may self-report their continuing education hours (CEH's) using the contact hours information provided on their CHA Certificate of Attendance.

For further information regarding Certificates of Attendance, please contact Danette Thompson, (314) 253-3408.

Participant/Site Coordinator Role

As a participant, you will receive dial-in instructions and webinar materials one week prior to the webinar via email. These materials will come to you from "CHA Service Center," so please watch for that email address. Be sure to have these materials ready the day of the webinar so that you can easily access the event and utilize the materials. If you have registered and are convening a group of participants, please consider yourself the "site coordinator" and review the following suggested recommendations for serving in that role on behalf of the group.

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CHA Member Benefit

CHA's webinars are designed to offer timely, convenient, relevant, cost-effective education about key topics and issues.

Can't Participate in the Live Event?

If your schedule doesn't permit you to participate in the live event, please register (FREE for CHA members and NACC members) so that you will automatically receive a link to the archived version of the webinar.


For more information contact the CHA Service Center or Carrie Meyer McGrath, director of mission services.