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Conference announcement: APC 2019 “Outside the Lines: Expanding Boundaries”

Note: this post has been updated to include photos of Transforming Chaplaincy Fellows presenting and discussing their work in Orlando.


The 2019 APC Conference “Outside the Lines: Expanding Boundaries” is now open for registration. The event will take place June 20-23 at the Orlando – Hilton Lake Buena Vista.

From the conference website:

The conference theme is “Outside the Lines: Expanding Boundaries” with the conference objectives being to inform and educate attendees on how to best utilize and expand the role of chaplains in the following spheres: Self Care, Client Care, Institutional Care and Community Care.

Transforming Chaplaincy will be present at this conference in a unique way, hosting a research festival with hors d’oeuvres on Thursday, June 20 from 4 to 6 PM. All registered attendees of the APC conference are welcome to come and see exciting new work. This event will feature poster presentations by chaplaincy researchers and the opportunity to receive research consultation with leaders in their fields.

We also encourage readers to visit the Transforming Chaplaincy table in the main conference hall, where you can catch up on exciting developments within TC.

Visit the conference website for more details.


Update July 2019:

Transforming Chaplaincy’s Fellows and others gathered during the APC Annual Conference to discuss the progress they’ve made over the course of Transforming Chaplaincy and to host a research festival on their work. Photos of the Fellows in action follow:


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