Office of Religious and Spiritual Life

Pastoral Care and Counsel

Barefoot Dialogue
For students interested in participating in dialogue across differences with their peers. Dialogue groups are composed of 12 students and are student-facilitated around interest areas chosen by students. 

Pastoral Care (Group)
Religious Life Affiliates across religious and non-religious commitments host a weekly pastoral care group for students with particular attention to spiritual health during the coronavirus, care of self while engaging socially and politically, and issues of belonging during the transition to Oberlin.

Pastoral Care (One-on-One)
By Phone or Zoom (flex hours available)
Director David Dorsey and Coordinator Maysan Haydar are both available for the care and counsel of students, or to help facilitate introductions to the clergy or spiritual coach of your choosing. Please email Dr. Dorsey or Dr. Haydar with your particular questions.