Healthy Ministers for a Healthy Church
The Southdown Institute offers residential and outpatient psychological treatment and spiritual guidance to clergy and vowed religious and provides education promoting health and holiness for all committed to ministry and religious life.
Through the efforts of an interdisciplinary team of professionals, The Southdown Institute accomplishes its mission through an integration of the best of psychological science and practice with the wisdom of the Catholic spiritual tradition.
An environment conducive to healing supports a community dedicated to the growth and transformation of each of its members.
About THE SOUTHDOWN INSTITUTE
The Southdown Institute was founded specifically to address the needs of religious and clergy in areas of addiction and mental health. For over 46 years, our interdisciplinary team comprised of psychologists, psychiatrists, addictions counsellors, spiritual directors, and related professionals have helped those who minister in the Church to find healing and wholeness.
The Institute is fully accredited by Accreditation Canada. Southdown remains committed to assisting the Church to provide healthy ministers and develop healthy communities of faith.
What People Are Saying
"I have gained knowledge about myself, so I can serve others better."
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