Clinical Pastoral Education - In the "Heartland" of Appalachian Culture
The Mission of CPE is experience-based theological education which combines the practice of Spiritual and Pastoral Care with qualified supervision and peer group reflection and which is grounded in a person-centered approach to religious ministry.
Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE), accredited by the Association of Clinical Pastoral Education, Inc., (ACPE),
- combines the practice of Spiritual and Pastoral Care with qualified supervision and peer group reflection
- utilizing an "action/reflection" mode of learning
- supervised reflection of student's personal experience, interpersonal dynamics, and spiritual pilgrimage deepens and broadens the capacity to minister and to serve.