Global Member Care
This course (updated August 2014) overviews the member care field in light of the major challenges facing humanity. It includes historical, conceptual, and theological foundations; skills, tools, and guidelines for wellbeing and effectiveness; and support for personnel, families, teams, and organizations. Permeating the 12 lessons is the emphasis on developing good practice and greater relevance through personal growth, cultural sensitivity, and crossing sectors in the context of global integration Note October 2015: the course will also include materials related to the UN Agenda for Sustainable Development (September 2015) and the UN World Humanitarian Summit (May 2016) within the broader framework of the missio Dei.
Member Care—Core Consultation/Seminar
This material is based on a week-long consultation/seminar covering four essential topics in member care (updated in 2007 and still very relevant). Available at the Member Caravan web site (training section).
•Introduction: Syllabus for Member Care Consultation/Workshop
•1. Member Care Overview
•2. Staying Healthy
•3. Team Development
•4. Crisis/Contingency Management