Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE)

Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) is offered at United Church Homes’ Trinity Community in Beavercreek, Ohio. Trinity is an ACPE Center accredited to offer Level I/Level II CPE. This innovative CPE program integrates adult group learning and clinical practice through Trinity’s continuing care retirement community including: theological reflections; didactic speakers; video and book seminars; and student learning covenants, verbatim presentations, projects, evaluations, and self-reflective process learning to develop pastoral competence in practical ministry. CPE students serve as chaplain interns in rehabilitation, memory care, skilled nursing, assisted living, and independent living. Focusing on creating abundant life for elders, pastoral care is provided for residents, families, and the interdisciplinary team. Chaplain interns also lead weekday and Sunday worship services at Trinity.

Trinity Community offers an innovative approach to CPE learning in our Life Plan Community!

You are invited to experience Trinity’s creative CPE programs, non-traditional setting, attractive CPE hours, Scholarship Program and well-established excellence as a fully accredited ACPE member Center on our beautiful residential campus in Beavercreek, OH.

Send your fully completed ACPE application and $25.00 application fee payable to Trinity Community

  • by mail to Marie Atwood, CPE Support Staff, 3218 Indian Ripple Rd. Beavercreek, OH 45440


  • by email as a pdf attachment to Linda Grant, ACPE Certified Educator to [w/application fee by mail to Marie]

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For application questions or additional information and details, please contact Linda Grant, ACPE Certified Educator at today!