Formation and Training
1. Special Topic Training (Online)
Saturday Aug. 1, 2020, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Youth Stress and Trauma: How to Respond
presented by Roy Petitfils
Roy Petitfils is teaming up with our diocese to present a special topic training titled: “Youth Stress and Trauma: How to Respond.” Roy is an internationally sought after speaker who uses humor, passion, clinical and life experience to help adults connect with teens and teens to know, understand and love themselves. This online training is designed for teachers, youth ministers, and other adult leaders who would like to learn more about the psychology behind teen stress, ways to identify it, and how we can respond as pastoral leaders.
2. Hispanic Ministry Training (Online)
Saturday, Aug. 22, 2020, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Teaching Youth How to Pray
Presented by Fr. Augustino Torres, CFR
Registration opens July 15
3. Core Team Training (In-person)
Saturday, Aug. 8, 2020, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. Growing in Our Pastoral Identity
10:30 a.m. Responding to Racism
The Core Team Training is an in-person professional development event for youth ministry leaders to help them prepare for the upcoming year of youth ministry. This year our training topics include pressing issues for our young people and for us as leaders.
St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, Fort Wayne
Address: 4916 Trier Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
8:15 a.m. Mass in Church
8:45 a.m. A Light Breakfast and Coffee Provided
9:00 a.m. Training
12:00 p.m. Conclusion