This episode features an interview with Dawn Stary, a pastoral counselor, coach, and seminarian who provides care for clergy experiencing stress and burnout in their ministry. Our discussion focuses on managing expectations, setting boundaries, and implementing self-care.
Dawn Stary holds a Bachelor’s degree in Theology from Loyola University Chicago and a Master’s degree in Pastoral Care and Counseling from the University of San Diego. She has been working as a pastoral counselor since 2006 and has served various populations in churches and non-profit organizations. Dawn is currently a seminarian at the Episcopal Seminary of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee, and is pursuing a call to ordination in the Episcopal Church.