Bob Whorton

Bob is a Methodist Minister who has worked in circuit and also in chaplaincy within high-secure psychiatric settings.

He is part time chaplain at Sir Michael Sobell House Hospice in Oxford. His particular interest is in encouraging a reflective style in ministry which is fun to engage with. Using his experience of hospice chaplaincy, and writing honestly about his inner reactions to this work, he has published Reflective Caring: Imaginative listening to Pastoral Experience (SPCK, 2011) and Voices from the Hospice, (SCM 2015). He is passionate about pastoral supervision and offers workshops in creative ways of working in supervision.