Soul Shop training equips leaders of faith communities to minister to those impacted by suicidal desperation, whether they are currently considering suicide, anxious about a loved one, or have lost a loved one to suicide. During the workshop you will learn tools to make a positive difference in the lives of many people, and you will be trained to lead Soul Shop for your congregation.
Soul Shop is equally relevant to the needs of mental health professionals. You will understand the spiritual dimensions of suicidal desperation to better serve clients, and you will serve as a resource for faith community leaders.
In Soul Shop you will…
Fe Anam Avis, the creator of Soul Shop and author of A Second Day: A Hopeful Journey out of Suicidal Thinking will be presenting at both workshops.
Wed. April 26, 2017
Community Awareness Skills Training is a free community event designed to help individuals explore the greatest myth regarding suicidal desperation and learn how to talk about suicide. Registration is not required.
Thur. April 27, 2017
Registration is required for the Soul Shop™ One Day Training.
Please register at: dmpcc.org/soulshop (Des Moines Pastoral Counseling Center) CEU’s available for clergy.
Cost: $30 per person. Includes lunch.
PLEASE NOTE If registering with others from the same church, the first person is $30 and each additional person is $15.
Soul Shop™ For Leaders Morning Session
Soul Shop™ For Leaders Afternoon Session
Trinity Lutheran Church
213 N Pennsylvania Ave
Mason City, IA 50401
These events are endorsed by NAMI - National Alliance on Mental Illness and many faith communities.
Co-sponsors: Faith and Wellness Outreach of Trinity Lutheran Church, Jan Again Foundation, Thrivent, American Foundation for the Prevention of Suicide.
For additional information about these events contact Beverly Butler at 641-420-4413 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Additional information about Soul Shop™ may be found on their website www.soulshopmovement.org