Caring for Veterans “Grand Rounds” Event in Atlanta

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In order to address the needs of veterans in our community this year’s Spiritual Care Grand Rounds at the Atlanta VA Medical Center will focus on “Healing the Soul after War: How Chaplains and Other Helping Professionals May Be Effective with Today’s Veterans and their Family Members.” In concert with the celebration of Spiritual Care Week, chaplains and other spiritual care professionals are encouraged to participate.

Please save the date and pass the word to all about this tremendous offering to aid us in welcoming and caring for our Veterans and their family members in our respective communities. You can download flyers here:

Download Save the Date for Rounds

Download “Healing the Soul After War” Flyer

“Healing the Soul after War:
How Chaplains and Other Helping Professionals
May Be Effective with Today’s Veterans
and their Family Members”

Presented by: Rev. Peter E. Bauer
LTC, MS, USAR (Ret.) LCSW, LMFT, LCDC, ACSW, BCD

When: Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Time: 7:30am-12:30pm
Where: Atlanta VA Medical Center
Pete Wheeler Auditorium
1670 Clairmont Rd
Decatur, GA 30033

Schedule of Events

• 7:30 am-8:00 am: Registration
• 8:00am -10:00am: Healing The Soul After War
• 10:00am-10:30am: Break
• 10:30am-12:30am: Moral Injury: How Chaplains and Other Helping Professionals Are Effective

BauerRev. Peter E. Bauer is a United Church of Christ minister, ordained for over 34 years.
He is a member of the South Central Conference, The United Church of Christ. Peter
is also a Licensed Clinical Social Worker ( LCSW ) and Licensed Marriage And Family Therapist (LMFT), Board Approved Supervisor for both LCSW, LMFT, and he is a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor (LCDC). Peter works for the Department of Veterans Affairs, Frank Tejada Outpatient Clinic, serving in the OIF/OEF/OND Program.

He also teaches as an Adjunct Professor in the Department Of Social Work at
University of Texas, San Antonio, TX. Peter’s interests include Spirituality and
Mental Health. He has had extensive experience working with Active Duty service members, Veterans and their families, as well as with a wide range of spiritually-based organizations.