Advanced Narrative Training
Support conversation with theory, articles, practice and the witnessing of conversation to advance pastoral narrative ideas and practices with this participatory, experiential learning course.
The following aspects of pastoral narrative practices are introduced:
Exploring some of the body of theory that supports pastoral and narrative practice
Weekly reading and discussion of published articles
Outsider witness practices
Working with Metaphors
Co-constructing more questions
Exploring and thickening the alternative stories
Rituals & Ceremonies
Exploring the pastoral- narrative relationship.
Participants engage in the learning process right from the start. The course is both experiential and conversational in nature but scaffolds this learning process with theory and articles.
Methods of Learning
Learning happens through group work, small group work, triads, pairs and individual reflection.
Who Should Enrol?
Anyone who has an understanding of narrative ideas and practices
Anyone who has completed a basic or introductory course in narrative ideas and practices.
Length of Course