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“Which Therapy?” Case Study: Sr. Patty
Lukenotes, Fall 2016 Main article | PDF for download (article + case study) Lukenotes archives   “I’m only here for evaluation. I haven’t decided yet on treatment,” Sister Patty told her evaluation chairperson, who had just explained the Saint Luke Institute evaluation process and how it is utilized to help guide treatment recommendations.   Sr. Patty went on to explain that she already had completed two residential treatment programs for alcoholism at other centers and was not convinced a third ...
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Which Therapy?
Lukenotes, Fall 2016 Case study | PDF for download (article + case study) Lukenotes archives How can two people referred for the same problem, such as depression, receive two very different treatment recommendations? Why is residential treatment recommended for one and outpatient therapy for the other?   A clinician’s task is to determine the modality and level of care she or he believes will lead to the best outcome for the client.   Clinicians use a multifaceted decision matrix that ...
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Saint Luke Free Webinar on Trauma in News
The free SLIconnect webinar, "Shepherding in Times of Tragedy," now available on-demand, is featured in an article published by Religion News Service.   The free webinar - originally presented live on Aug. 31 - is led by Monsignor Steve Rossetti, Ph.D., D.Min., president emeritus of Saint Luke Institute, who also has given in-person presentations on this topic.   Noting that faith groups are first responders who "bring our faith and our compassion and our care and our community to ...
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Saint Luke Board Member Named to Vatican Post
 (August 17, 2016) Capuchin Father David Songy, S.T.D, Psy.D., president of Saint Luke Institute, spoke today about the appointment of Dallas Bishop and Saint Luke Board Member Kevin J. Farrell as prefect of a Vatican dicastery: "I, the staff and Board of Directors of Saint Luke Institute congratulate Bishop Kevin J. Farrell, a member of our Board, on his appointment as prefect of the Laity, Family and Life Dicastery at the ...
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Director of Spiritual Formation
Saint Luke Institute is seeking a priest or consecrated religious to serve as director of spiritual formation at its Silver Spring, Maryland location. The director will be responsible for developing and overseeing a comprehensive spiritual formation program for clients; supervising the spiritual formation team; and collaborating closely with the clinical staff. Responsibilities include providing spiritual assessments, individual spiritual formation that is integrated with the therapeutic needs of the clients, spirituality groups ...
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