Transforming Chaplaincy is a think tank with a mission to promote research literacy in chaplaincy to improve patient outcomes.

By integrating contemporary scholarship into ongoing practice,chaplains can provide better care, educators can prepare chaplains to be more effective in their work, and healthcare administrators and professionals can drive effective institutional change. Our resources give these groups the tools they need to transform chaplaincy in their institutions.

COVID-19

Thinking of all of you in the context of the pandemic.

Our partners at CIL, APC, ACPE, and NACC have assembled resources which might of benefit to your invaluable work at this critical time

Chaplaincy Innovation Lab – Coronavirus Resources

APC Coronavirus Resources

ACPE COVID-19 Resources

NACC Coronavirus Resources

NAJC Coronavirus Resources

 

IDEAS IN BRIEF

Spiritual Care Research Priorities in the US

What are the spiritual care research priorities of healthcare chaplains? In this Idea in Brief, David Fleenor of Mt. Sinai comments on a recent article by Transforming Chaplaincy leaders, among others, that investigates the future of the field.

ARTICLES OF THE MONTH

“Challenges and enablers of spiritual care for family members of patients in the intensive care unit.” 

“Bereavement support on the frontline of COVID-19: recommendations for hospital clinicians.”

We’re proud to feature the Article of the Month from ACPE Research. We’re grateful to editor John Ehman for sharing his work here and encourage you to take advantage of this valuable resource.