• Presenter:  The Rev’d Dr. Peter Barnes, D.Min., Bereavement Coordinator, Eastern Health

This session will provide participants with an overview of current approaches to suicide. It will give information and suggestions to help clergy and pastoral workers to help support their parishioners and others impacted by suicide.

Rev. Dr. Barnes is an ordained priest in the Anglican Church. He is a Supervisor of Clinical Pastoral Education and a Certified Counsellor.  He has many years of experience with congregations and in the health care system.