THE 
CANBERRA & REGION CENTRE FOR 
SPIRITUAL CARE &
CLINICAL PASTORAL EDUCATION

THE 
CANBERRA & REGION CENTRE

Valuing diversity- Beyond Wisdom "Bearing Witness" Awake the possibilities

The essential elements of CPE include...

The Model of Learning. CPE is a model, which involves adults in experiential learning. It is inclusive of cognitive, psychological, sociological, interpersonal and theological components.

The essential elements of CPE include...
  • a specific time period 
  • the actual practice of care to people 
  • detailed reporting and evaluation of that practice 
  • theological reflection 
  • individual and group supervision 
  • an individual contract for learning 
  • a process concept of learning 
  • a theoretical perspective on elements of the program 
  • a small group of peers in a common learning experience 
  • a qualified and accredited supervisor