Certificate in Spiritual Direction
Certificate in Spiritual DirectionUpon completion of all the requirements for the SFAD certificate or for the MASF degree students who desire to serve as professional spiritual directors will need to complete the following additional requirements of spiritual direction and supervision. (If an MASF graduate did the internship rather than SFAD 571 and SFAD 572, those two courses are required before starting the spiritual direction requirements.) After completing the requirements below it will be necessary to make an appointment to meet with the designated GFES Spiritual Director supervisor for a final interview.
- Complete 30 hours of spiritual direction with at least two persons over the course of one year. Thedirector demonstrates that he/she is able to sustain a spiritual direction relationship with two or more individuals over a 12 month period (at least one session per month for each individual for 12 months)
- Receive 10 hours (at least 10 one-hour sessions) of supervision by a trained/approved supervisor.