Every hospital and service agency in the Central Valley of California would have qualified and accredited spiritual counselors and chaplains.
To establish a non-profit CPE training center for the Central Valley that will serve the spiritual ministry training needs for persons volunteering or working in hospitals, churches, prisons, public service agencies, jails and schools.
To establish a CPE center in the Central Valley of California committed to advance experienced based theological education for seminarians, faith community nurses, and clergy, of diverse cultures, ethnic groups and faith traditions.
To serve the Central Valley with accredited programs embedded in various hospital settings
To promote the integration of personal history, faith traditions and the behavioral sciences in the practice of Spiritual Care
To provide an accredited experienced based theological education
Preparing individuals ecclesiastically, specializing in spiritual care for the professional certification process
Excelling in Clinical Pastoral Education and Medical Education in an academic experience
Developing educational experiences in the community compatible with the diversity of that community
Training Chaplains and Spiritual Counselors in diversity
Education in all aspects of Spiritual Care including Palliative Care and Hospice
Expanding and developing a healthcare partnership between hospitals and our diverse community resources
Responding to spiritual, physical, and emotional needs through educational partnerships
Provide an education base of qualified spiritual counselors from diverse cultures, ethnic groups and world faith traditions
Provide a certified training center in Central California to meet regional educational needs and improve the quality of Spiritual Care in the Central Valley
Promote interaction between individuals, hospital settings and faith communities
Provide a network of support for chaplains, service agencies and others giving spiritual care in a wide variety of settings by offering spiritual wellness to our community
Provide field experience for students working toward a Master of Divinity