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BWH Spiritual Care CPE Supervisors

Kathleen Gallivan, SNDdeN, PhD

Kathleen Gallivan, SNDdeN, PhD, is the Director of the Spiritual Care Services Department. She is a Roman Catholic Sister and member of the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur. Kathleen has a MDiv from Andover Newton Theological School and a PhD in Pastoral Psychology from Boston University. She is certified by ACPE and NACC as a Clinical Pastoral Education Supervisor. Kathleen is also a Fellow in the American Association of Pastoral Counselors and licensed psychologist in the state of Massachusetts. In addition to her work as department director, Kathleen supervises Clinical Pastoral Education students and serves on several hospital committees.

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