The Association for Pastoral Supervision and Education

Welcome to APSE

Promoting good practice in pastoral supervision

About Us

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, therapists, clinicians, counsellors, ordained ministers, spiritual directors, theological educators, church education officers and other professionals.

Our Purpose

The purpose of APSE is to promote high standards of pastoral supervision by:

  • 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;
  • Supporting initiatives in the training of pastoral supervisors;
  • Providing a system of accreditation for pastoral supervisors and educators in pastoral supervision.
Pastoral Supervision Support and Education

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