Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE), Accredited

Description: This is a non-degree, hybrid program for those seeking CPE in an Orthodox Christian environment. Students must have a bachelor's degree to receive credit for the class. The first 16 weeks of this course will be online. A 3-day retreat is scheduled to take place at the Antiochian Village from May 26-28, 2021. Please arrive immediately after lunch on Wednesday. We will depart after brunch on Friday. Physical attendance at the retreat is required for this course. This course is for clergy only.

An extra class will take place between Bright Week and the retreat.

Leader: His Grace Bishop JOHN, Diocese of Worcester and New England (bio)

Supervisor: Fr. David Alexander

Dates: January 13 - April 21 
Length of course: 16 weeks/classes PLUS mandatory 3-day retreat
Time: Wednesdays 12-2 PM
Class length: 120 minutes per class
Maximum Number of students: 8
Jurisdiction: Open to all jurisdictions.

Cost: $450.00 ($25 to CPE accrediting agency, $425 to St. Athanasius) PLUS the retreat.

  • $344 for single occupancy

  • $287 for double occupancy

  • For those who need financial considerations, please send an email to Dn. Adam.

Deacons: We presume that deacons who register have received a blessing from their priest to take this class.

Please fill out the form so that we can evaluate interest. You will be notified when enrollment is opened.

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