Presented by: Brent Lindquist
Description: This workshop is designed for all those involved in assessing the readiness of potential missionary personnel to thrive in a cross-cultural setting. The group will be asked to provide feedback in the following areas: What elements in an applicant’s life do they assess? How is assessment shared between the church and the agency? How is this done in a legally compliant way? What are their guidelines for the various emotional wellness and lifestyle issues? How do they delve deeply in order to determine the level of healing? The group will be sharing best practices in assessment in a way that can benefit everyone. The primary audience for this workshop is all those involved in assessment of new missionary personnel. The primary audience for this workshop is church and mission leaders.