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Beaumont Health System's Clinical Pastoral Education Program and Center are fully accredited with commendation by the Association for Clinical Pastoral Education, Inc. All students completing work in the Beaumont's program will be professionally registered or certified by the ACPE.
For all programs, seventy-five percent of time is spent in ministry to patients, families, and staff; twenty-five percent is spent in seminars, didactics, and individual and group supervision.
CPE Residency Program
Rotating twelve-month stipended residency beginning March 1, June 1, September 1, and December 1.
Forty clinical hours per week, including evenings and weekends as assigned, at least fourteen overnight clinical practicums per unit, and five of the six holidays (New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas) responsibility during the year.
Application deadline: Six months prior to anticipated start date.
CPE Extended Units
January Extended (20 weeks): Monday daytime didactics with Monday and Tuesday orientation the first week.
Twenty-four hours per week, including fourteen overnight clinical practicum and one holiday (Memorial Day) responsibility during the unit. Application deadline: three months prior to anticipated start date.
September/October Extended (30 weeks): Monday daytime didactics with Monday and Tuesday orientation the second week.
Sixteen hours per week, including fourteen overnight clinical practicums and two of the three holidays (Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's Day) responsibility during the unit. Application deadline: three months prior to anticipated start date.
CPE Intensive Unit
CPE Summer Unit (10 weeks): Thirty-Two clinical hours per week, with didactics on two days for approximately 4 -5 hours each.
Thirty-Two clinical hours per week includes some weekend, evening and nighttime coverage, including fourteen overnight clinical practicums and one holiday (Independence Day) responsibility during the unit. Application deadline: four months prior to anticipated start date. Available positions fill quickly. Early submission of application recommended.
Applications and Inquiries
Address all applications and inquiries to:
Fr. D. Carl Buxo, M.Div., BCC, APC Director, Clinical Pastoral Education Center Beaumont Health System 3711 West 13 Mile Road, 112-ABW-LL Royal Oak, Michigan 48073-6769 Phone: 248-551-2908 Fax: 248-551-1611 email@example.com