Clinical Pastoral Education
Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) is an education offering that leads to certification process for students wishing to become recognized chaplains. Alexian Village of Milwaukee offers an "extended unit" yearly; beginning in the fall and concluding in the spring. The next class runs September 2013-March 2014. Classes meet on Thursdays, 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Students include leaders of faith communities, seminary students, religious men and women, chaplains, deacons and deaconesses, ministers of care or coordinators of care, lay ministers, healthcare professionals, pastoral associates and parish nurses.
The education sessions includes expressions of empathy and compassion, sensitivity to personal stories and histories, family systems understanding, theological reflections, medical ethics, contextual learning, group skills and partnerships, leadership development, management of personal issues in times of crisis, institutional dynamics and integration of theory and practice. Alexian Village of Milwaukee, 9301 N. 76 Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53223, (414) 355-9300.
Email Rev. Orosa for Alexian Village CPE class information