Additional Types of Chaplaincy


Ash, M., The Zen of Recovery, Tarcher, 1993.

Bien, T., Bien, B., Mindful Recovery: A Spiritual Path to Healing from Addiction, Wiley, 2002.

Gregson, D., Efran, J.S.,  Marlatt, G.A.,  The Tao of Sobriety : Helping You to Recover from Alcohol and Drug Addiction, St. Martin’s Griffin 2002. 

Griffin, K., One Breath at a Time: Buddhism and the Twelve Steps, Rodale, 2004.

Grof, C., The Thirst for Wholeness: Attachment, Addiction, and the Spiritual Path, HarperSanFrancisco, 1994.

Mountain, J.K., The Joy Beyond Craving Desert, Wordsmith Productions, 2003.


Cason, A., Circles of Care:  How to Set Up Quality Home Care for Our Elders, Shambhala, 2001. 

Dimidjian, V.J., Journeying East:  Conversations on Aging and Dying, Parallax Press, 2004.

Moberg, D.O., Aging and Spirituality: Spiritual Dimensions of Aging Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy, Haworth Pastoral Press,  2001. 

Ram Dass, Still Here:  Embracing Aging, Changing, and Dying, Riverhead Books, 2001.


Waldau, P. The Specter of Speciesism:  Buddhist and Christian Views of Animals, Oxford University Press, 2002.  

Business and Industrial

National Institute of Business and Industrial Chaplains


White, S.L., The College Chaplain:  A Practical Guide to Campus Ministry, Pilgrim Press, 2005.

Cultural Diversity, Multicultural Competencies

Association of Clinical Pastoral Education, Multicultural Competencies

Anderson, E. Y., Fukuyama, M.A., Ministry In The Spiritual And Cultural Diversity Of Healthcare: Increasing The Competency Of Chaplains, Haworth Pastoral Press, 2004.

Lartey, E. Y., In Living Color: An Intercultural Approach to Pastoral Care and Counseling, Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2003. 


Ecumenical Disability Advocates Network

Fritzson, A., Interpreting Disability:  A Church of All and For All, Geneva, WCC Publications, 2004.

Economically Disadvantaged

Jackson, T.P., The Priority of Love : Christian Charity and Social Justice, Princeton University Press, 2002.

Kennedy, S., Spiritual Journeys:  An Anthology of Writings by People Living and Working with Those on the Margins, Veritas, 1997.

Narayan, D., ed., Crying Out for Change: Voices of the Poor, World Bank Publications, 2001.

Narayan, D., ed., Voices of the Poor: Can Anyone Hear Us?, World Bank Publications 2000.

Sachs, J., The End of Poverty: Economic Possibilities for Our Time, Penguin Press HC, 2005.

Sanders, C.J., Ministry at the Margins: The Prophetic Mission of Women, Youth & the Poor, InterVarsity Press, 1997.

Home Care

Cason, A., Circles of Care:  How to Set Up Quality Home Care for Our Elders, Shambhala, 2001.

Post Traumatic Stress Syndrome (PTSD)

Miller, Judith, Trauma and Recovery: The Aftermath of Violence–from Domestic Abuse to Political Terror, Basic Books, 1997.

National Center for PTSD

Sinclair, N. D., Horrific Traumata: A Pastoral Response to the Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Haworth Press, 1993.

van der Kolk, B.A., Traumatic Stress: The Effects of Overwhelming Experience on Mind, Body, and Society, Guilford Press, 1996.