October 29, 2018 
Mercy Center
Farmington Hills, Michigan



Journeying with Wounded Souls:
Spiritual Direction with Trauma and Abuse Survivors

Colloquium will explore ways to help spiritual directors enable directees to identify and to heal spiritual wounds from abuse and trauma such as re-discovering God and self; integrating body, mind, spirit; and transformation to spiritual wholeness.




Margaret Arms, Ph.D.


Margaret Arms is a Spiritual Director in private practice in Colorado Springs. She works with individual and group directees, and facilitates supervision groups for spiritual directors.  She offers workshops and retreats on a variety of aspects of the spiritual journey.

Previously, Margaret has taught in the Benedictine Spiritual Formation Program and supervised second year students.  She was Adjunct Faculty at the Colorado School of Professional Psychology and the Founder and Executive Director of The Shalom Center Colorado Springs.

Education:         Joint PhD            The University of Denver and Iliff School of Theology
MSW                                                 University of Denver Graduate School of Social Work
BA                                                      Wheaton College, Norton Massachusetts