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The Rev’d Ann  Shepperson

Pastoral Care Coordinator, Northern Region

The Rev’d Ann Shepperson

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The Rev’d Ann Shepperson is Pastoral Care Coordinator of the Northern Region for the Anglican Church Southern Queensland. She has a Bachelor of Theology, a Certificate of Teaching and a Diploma of Chaplaincy and provides Anglican ministry in the Sunshine Coast University Hospital. She has a particular interest in training Pastoral Carers to minister in our hospitals and prisons and equipping parishes to be open, hospitable and caring church communities.

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The art of deep listening

“It wasn’t until I began working in hospital chaplaincy that I realised that, although I was often not heard in my family of origin, I had learned to listen very well and that was a valuable skill for any chaplain or pastoral carer to have – a skill that, in fact, forms the basis of all caring interactions,” says The Rev’d Ann Shepperson, while inviting parishes to host ‘Creating Caring Communities’ courses