Summer Webinars

Summer Webinars

web·i·nar: a Web-based seminar that is transmitted live over the Web.

The Association for Professional Chaplains offers wonderful opportunities for continuing education through webinars for persons who want to learn more about providing pastoral or spiritual care to persons with healthcare issues.

You are invited to join our UAB Pastoral Care Team […]

Learn with UAB Chaplains

Upcoming Webinars

web·i·nar: a Web-based seminar that is transmitted live over the Web.

You are invited to join our UAB Pastoral Care Team as we gather for these live webinars. These learning opportunities are offered at no charge, and no reservations are needed.

Webinars are open to anyone in the hospital or community, professionals […]

Thanks to Danny Watkins

This thank you was sent to UAB Pastoral Care on June 3, 2012:

“In SICU we often have patients and families in great distress. Thank you to Danny Watkins for his support to the patients, families and the SICU staff. Danny is a kind person and is appreciated in the SICU.”

Thanks Danny!

Webinar – March 22 at 1pm – Disenfranchised Grief

The Association for Professional Chaplains offers wonderful opportunities for continuing education through webinars for persons who want to learn more about providing pastoral or spiritual care to persons with healthcare issues.

You are invited to join our UAB Pastoral Care Team as we gather for these live webinars. These learning opportunities are offered at no […]

Did You Forget You Were Wearing Sunglasses?

The next Psychosocial & Spiritual Grand Rounds will be held Tuesday, March 13th, from Noon – 1pm, in Margaret Cameron Spain Auditorium at UAB Hospital.

This month’s speaker is Chuck Whetsell, Ph.D., who will be talking about, “Did You Forget You Were Wearing Sunglasses? Transference and Countertransference Issues in Patient Care.”

Dr. Whetsell is a […]

Seriousness of purpose

Danny Watkins, Staff Chaplain

I wanted to share one of my favorite quotes with you that I try to live by:

“Seriousness of purpose does not require heaviness of manner. In other words, it doesn’t mean you have to look like a sad dork.

Remaining light on your feet does not contradict, but […]

January 27, 1969

–On this day in UAB Pastoral Care History–

In the beginning, there was one Chaplain, who was paid part-time by nearby Highlands United Methodist Church.

Rev. Kenneth L. Bohannon began as a Chaplain at the University of Alabama hospital in June, 1968, when he was assigned as an Associate Pastor at Highlands United Methodist […]