Communities of Practice

The application period for Community of Practice funding is now open for 2019. All registered communities are invited to submit a request for funding along with an estimated budget for next year.

The deadline to apply is August 15, 2018.

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Center: 2nd Friday Supervisory Education Community Of Practice (162717)
Coordinator: Janet E. MacLean
Phone: (630) 929-6101
Center: Alliance of Baptists (162491)
Coordinator: Daniel B. Miles
Phone: (704) 863-6589
To provide ACPE members who are endorsed by and/or affiliated with the Alliance of Baptists an opportunity to connect, share best practices, network, and offer theological resources for education.
Center: Appalachian Community of Practice (162492)
Coordinator: Nancy K. Anderson
Phone: (864) 560-6157
Our purpose is to support Professional Education as it relates to chaplaincy, supervisory education and administrative and management functions.
Center: Arcadia Community of Practice (162493)
Coordinator: Glory Neail Bautista
Phone: (626) 898-8815
The membership of the Arcadia CoP consists of ACPE Certified Educators doing or interested in providing Supervisory Education and Students in Supervisory Education.
Center: Arts in Spiritual Care and Clinical Pastoral Education (162494)
Coordinator: Mary Ann Brody
Phone: (716) 862-1907
The Arts in Spiritual Care and Clinical Pastoral Education will explore opportunities for using the creative arts (painting, drawing, drama, fiber arts, crafts, poetry, dance, music, etc.) in the practice of Spiritual Care and in the education of CPE students.
Center: Atlanta Interstate Community of Practice (162495)
Coordinator: Jonathan William Ball
Phone: (404) 851-8752
The Atlanta Interstate Community of Practice is a geographic group whose mission is to nurture, support, and sustain certified ACPE educators, students enrolled in ACPE education, and students seeking certification as ACPE educators.
Center: Bay Area Community of Practice (162864)
Coordinator: Patricia Anne Roberts
Phone: 813-972-2000 Ex 5028
Center: Behavioral Health Settings (162499)
Coordinator: Carl R. Yusavitz
Phone: (215) 453-5170
Connect with other ACPE certified educators who supervise in similar settings that care for people suffering from mental illnesses and/or drug and alcohol histories. How can we make our innovative CPE programs more effective.
Center: Certified Educators/Administrators of System CPE Centers (162561)
Coordinator: Mary Davis
Phone: (210) 704-2272
To support, share best practices, assist in navigating challenges, and possibly create a body of knowledge to share with future ACPE Certified Educators of System CPE Centers regarding the unique aspects of this role.
Center: Charlotte Area (162505)
Coordinator: Angela Janssen Keenan
Phone: (704) 355-3365
For several years, ACPE educators from the Charlotte area have increasingly found it difficult to bring students to the North Carolina/West Virginia CPE Day because of the time it takes to travel to Cary, NC, where it is held.
Center: Chesapeake & Potomac CPE (162506)
Coordinator: Ellen M. Swinford
Phone: (301) 443-4211
The Chesapeake & Potomac CPE Community of Practice is organized to support collaborative educational CPE programming of the ACPE Centers in the vicinity of the Chesapeake Bay and Potomac River.
Center: Circle of Experiential Learning (162718)
Coordinator: James M. Harper
Phone: (816) 276-4120
Center: Community-Based CPE (162507)
Coordinator: Janet L. Humphreys
Phone: (804) 512-6379
This Community of Practice is "Community-Based CPE." Members are either doing community-based CPE or have an interest in doing community-based CPE.
Center: Consortium for Supervisory CPE (162508)
Coordinator: Marc Giedinghagen
Phone: (785) 640-8637
This “Community of Practice”, known as the Consortium for Supervisory CPE in the Midwest Is composed of ACPE Centers accredited for Supervisory Education who collaborate to provide their individual supervisory education students a context for peer group (Standard 308.9.2) and a resource for consultation (Standard 308.9.3).
Center: Curriculum and Social Justice (162509)
Coordinator: David E. Carnish
Phone: (717) 531-6309
A CoP focused on curriculum application and research into social justice as it applies to pastoral care, social responsibility and the education and preparation of learners into the various contexts offered in CPE as part of the holistic care of persons and society.
Center: Distance Learning Community of Practice (162510)
Coordinator: Sarah J. Knoll Sweeney
Phone: (785) 330-3255
A Community of Practice for Certified Educators committed to excellence and best practices in distance learning gathers educators who are using videoconferencing to encourage CPE for students who would otherwise not have access or ability to enroll in accredited CPE units.
Center: East Central (162512)
Coordinator: JoAnne Morris
Phone: (502) 217-5146
The East Central Community of Practice is open to ACPE Certified Educators, SESs, Spiritual Care Professionals, interested persons from post graduate religious education institutions and other representatives of faith groups interested to grow and support the work of ACPE in clinical practice.
Center: East/Central Pennsylvania Educators Peer (162513)
Coordinator: Gregory A. Stoddard
Phone: (610) 334-1285
The East/Central Pennsylvania Educator Peer Group has been in continuous existence since the 1980s. When I came to the Eastern Region in the fall of 1990 one of the first welcome calls I received was from the late Don Young, welcoming me to the region and inviting me to join his "peer group."
Center: Eastern Area Community Of Practice (162708)
Coordinator: Yael Shmilovitz
Phone: (212) 263-5903
Center: EC-Large Group (162514)
Coordinator: Kristin Langstraat
Phone: (614) 788-8211
The EC-Large group is an educational group comprised of ACPE Certified Educators (mainly in Central and Southern Ohio) and students in the supervisory process.