Pittsburgh Theological Seminary will host the 9th Annual Pittsburgh Pastoral Care Conference Fri., May 7, 2012. The conference will address “Seeking Recovery–Mind, Body, Spirit and Financial Recovery.” Sally Wiggin, WTAE-TV news anchor, will serve as master of ceremonies. Fr. Scott Seethaler, a Roman Catholic priest in the Capuchin-Franciscan order, will be the keynote speaker.

In addition to the keynote presentation, participants will attend three workshops covering addiction and recovery, mental health and wellness, family and marriage, community outreach, and context for ministry. Continuing Education credits are available. Fee is $40. Call 412-281-8360 or visit www.pghpc.org to learn more.

This event is sponsored by Christian Associates of SW PA, Duquesne University, Department of Theology, Jewish Healthcare Foundation, National Episcopal Clergy Association, The Oasis Recovery Center, Penn State University Greater Allegheny, Pittsburgh Pastoral Institute, Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, and Trinity School for Ministry.

Pittsburgh Theological Seminary is a graduate professional institution of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A). Founded in 1794, the Seminary is located in Pittsburgh, Pa. and approximately 320 students are enrolled yearly in the degree programs. The Seminary prepares leaders who proclaim with great joy God’s message of good news in both word and deed. PTS is rooted in the Reformed history of faithfulness to Scripture and commitment to the Gospel of Jesus Christ.