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Cincinnati Children's chaplains, and the rest of the staff in the Department of Pastoral Care, are here to support and attend to the diverse spiritual needs, practices and expressions of all patients and their families.
Rabbi Ruth Alpers, MAHL, BCC, ACPE Supervisor
Chaplain III, Pastoral Care 513-636-6999 firstname.lastname@example.org
Paul C. Beckman, BCC
Staff Chaplain I, Emergency/Trauma/PICU 513-636-5395 email@example.com
C. Jan Borgman, MSW, LISW, FT
Bereavement Program Manager, Pastoral Care 513-636-0069 firstname.lastname@example.org
Marianne L. Brandon Wilson, MDiv, BCC
Reverend, Staff Chaplain II, NICU 513-636-8829 email@example.com
Marcella C. Cameron, MSW, LISW
Bereavement Specialist, Bereavement Services 513-636-8223 firstname.lastname@example.org
Daniel H. Grossoehme Chaplain, Division of Pulmonary Medicine 513-636-0848 email@example.com
Chaplain, Division of Pulmonary Medicine
Associate Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics
Adherence; spirituality and religion; chronic illness coping and HRQoL.
Visit the Grossoehme Lab.
Doctor of Ministry: (Pastoral Counseling), Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary, 2006.
MDiv: Protestant Episcopal Theological Seminary in Virginia, Alexandria, VA, 1992.
BS: Astrophysics, Indiana University, 1985.
Grossoehme DH, Opipari-Arrigan L, VanDyke R, Thurmond S, Seid M. Relationship of adherence determinants and parental spirituality in cystic fibrosis. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2012 Jun;47(6):558-66.
Grossoehme DH, Jacobson CJ, Cotton S, Ragsdale J, VanDyke R, Seid M. Written prayers and religious coping in a paediatric hospital setting. Mental Health, Religion & Culture. 2011 14(5): 423-432.
Grossoehme DH, Ragsdale JR, Snow A, Seid M. We were chosen as a family: Parents’ evolving use of religion when their child has cystic fibrosis. J Relig Health. 2012 Dec;51(4):1347-58.
Cotton S, Grossoehme DH, McGrady M. Religious coping and use of prayer in sickle cell disease. Pediatric Blood Cancer. 2012 Feb;58(2):244-9.
Grossoehme DH, VanDyke R, Jacobson CJ, Cotton S, Ragsdale J, Seid M. Written prayers in a pediatric hospital: linguistic analysis. Psychology of Religion & Spirituality. 2010 2(4): 227-233.
Grossoehme DH, Ragsdale JR, Wooldridge JL, Cotton S, Grimes L, Seid M. Parents’ use of religious coping in the first year after their child’s chronic illness diagnosis. Journal of Health Care Chaplaincy. 2010 16(3): 109-122.
Grossoehme DH, Ragsdale J, Wooldridge JL, Cotton S, Seid M. We can handle this: Parents’ use of religion in the first year following their child’s diagnosis with cystic fibrosis. Journal of Health Care Chaplaincy. 2010 16(3): 95-108.
Grossoehme DH, VanDyke R, Seid M. Spirituality’s role in chronic disease self-management: Sanctification of the body in families dealing with cystic fibrosis. Journal of Health Care Chaplaincy. 2009 15, 1-10.
Cotton S, Grossoehme D, Rosenthal SL, McGrady ME, Roberts YH, Hines J, Yi MS, Tsevat J. Religious/spiritual coping in adolescents with sickle cell disease: A pilot study. Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology. 2009 31(5), 313-318.
Grossoehme DH, Ragsdale J, Dixon C, Berz K, Zimmer M. The changing face of medical education: the role of religion, integrative medicine and osteopathy. The Open Medical Education Journal. 2009 2, 1-8.
Mary Ann Hegner, MA, BCC
Staff Chaplain, Pastoral Care 513-803-2793 firstname.lastname@example.org
Susan L. Jelinek, MDiv, BCC
Staff Chaplain II, Pastoral Care 513-636-3255 email@example.com
Rev. Judith W. McBride, MDiv, MA, LPC, BCC
Staff Chaplain II, StarShine Hospice 513-636-7211 firstname.lastname@example.org
Reverend Kristin M. Moore, MDiv
Staff Chaplain I, Residential Psychiatry 513-803-0743 email@example.com
Irvin (Irv) Moore Jr., MSW, MDiv, BCC
Clinical Chaplain II, Pastoral Care 513-636-8089 firstname.lastname@example.org
Judith R. Ragsdale, MDiv, PhD Director, Education & Research, Pastoral Care 513-636-8913 email@example.com
Director, Education & Research, Pastoral Care
BA: College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA.
MDiv: Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, KY, 1984.
PhD: Antioch University, Yellow Springs, OH, 2008.
Ordination: United Church of Christ, 2000.
Certification: Supervisor, Association for Clinical Pastoral Education, 1990.
Ragsdale JR, Hegner MA, Mueller M, Davies S. Identifying Religious and/or Spiritual Perspectives of Adolescents and Young Adults Receiving Blood and Marrow Transplants: A Prospective Qualitative Study. Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 2914 20(8):1242-7.
Ragsdale JR, Vaughn LM, Klein M. Characterizing the adequacy, effectiveness, and barriers related to research mentorship among junior pediatric hospitalists and general pediatricians at a large academic institution. Hospital Pediatrics. 2014 4(2):93-8.
Ragsdale JR, Steele-Pierce ME, Bergeron C, Scrivener WE. Mutually Engaged Supervisory Processes: A Proposed Theory for ACPE Supervisory Education. Journal of Pastoral Care Counseling. 2012 160;66(3).
Ragsdale JR, Coulter-McDonald MY. The Discernment Unit as a Tool in the Applicant Selection Process in Supervisory Clinical Pastoral Education. Reflective Practice: Formation and Supervision in Ministry. 2012 32.
Ragsdale JR, Holloway EL, Ivy SS. Educating CPE supervisors: a grounded theory study. The Journal Of Pastoral Care & Counseling: JPCC. 2009 63(3-4):10-11-14.
Amy S. Simpson, MDiv Staff Chaplain III, Hematology / Oncology 513-636-5546 firstname.lastname@example.org
Staff Chaplain III, Hematology / Oncology
Rev. Marc V. Zumhagen
Staff Chaplain I, Pastoral Care 513-636-2770 email@example.com
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