Welcome to The Association for Pastoral Supervision and Education

Pastoral Supervision Support and Education

APSE is a network of people and organisations involved in pastoral supervision, and interested in training pastoral supervisors.
(Registered charity: 1181559)

Our members include healthcare chaplains, local clergy, spiritual directors, theological educators, church education officers, and pastoral counsellors.

How to contact APSE’s partner organisations

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Our Purpose

The purpose of APSE is to promote high standards of pastoral supervision by:
  • Providing a system of accreditation for pastoral supervisors and educators in pastoral supervision;
  • Supporting initiatives in the training of pastoral supervisors;
  • Fostering groups for the support, accountability and continuing development of pastoral supervisors;
  • Encouraging conversation amongst the various traditions and contexts of pastoral supervision and pastoral supervision education.

2019 Annual Conference

Dates: Tuesday and Wednesday 25th and 26th June 2019
Venue: University of Lancaster.

We shall be celebrating our 10th anniversary!
Keynote Speaker: Rev Dr Michael Paterson
Title: Pastoral Supervision – Revisited and Revisioned
 Download the 2019 APSE Conference Booklet

Download the 2019 Conference Booking Form

Become a Member

To find out more about the benefits of becoming a member and how to apply, please click through to more information