Pastoral counselor and researcher on moral counseling at IQ healthcare.
Tilburg 8 April 1950
Where do you live and with whom?
Heesch (NBr) – my wife Wies (de Groot -) Sondag
Who was your role model when you were a kid?
My teacher in class 3 and the chaplain of the parish
Why aren’t you doing the same thing now as your role model (or do you?)
I combined both professions: I became a pastoral worker and was also pastoral supervisor for advanced education for hospital chaplains
What is the thing in your (work or other) history that you are most proud of?
I developed a method for moral counseling: decision aid for clients who have to decide about moral sensitive questions – I published about that and gave training sessions to more than 100 care professionals
What is it that you would like to achieve in work in the next 5 to 10 years?
I am just at the end of my career. I will be an anchorman for my colleagues with who I gave these training sessions and with who I published about moral counseling
For what can we wake you up?
A trip by bike through the nature
What is your hobby and how good are you at it?
I like to work with my hands: renew buildings, handicraft, make installations (electricity etc.) - I don’t have to shame me for professionals
What is your biggest irritation?
I cannot dance
Who would you like to invite for dinner, if you had the chance?
Martha Nussbaum: an excellent ethicist
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