September Updates

SEP 24. New CPE group starts (Celia’s) Doc Paul’s group ongoing.

OCT 25-31. Pastoral Care Week

OCT 27. Pastoral Care Seminar, led by Mr. Edgar Chan.  PBTS.

OCT 28. Bukal Life Care BOT Meeting (tentative)

NOV 21-27. Visit from Dr. Raymond Lawrence, CPSP Gen. Sec.

NOV 23. Case Study Seminar (AM) Case Study Practice (PM)

NOV 24. CPE Supervisor in Training Meeting

NOV 26. Thanksgiving and MOA signing.


Announcement from CPSP-Philippines


Ms. Joyce Gray, a CPSP Supervisor-in-Training, has been named as the CPSP Philippines Interim National Coordinator, effective immediately. In this position, she will work closely with Cesar G. Espineda, Director, CPSP Philippines.

Ms. Gray is a staff member of Bukal Life Care & Counseling Center, based in Baguio City, Philippines. She has received her Master of Divinity from Philippine Baptist Theological Seminary, and is presently working on her Doctor of Theology from Asia Baptist Graduate Theological Senminary.

The College of Pastoral Supervision & Psychotherapy is a theologically based covenant community, dedicated to “Recovery of Soul.” CPSP offers accredited training and credentialing for Pastoral Psychotherapy, Pastoral Supervision, Pastoral Counseling, and Clinical Chaplaincy.

Her website is:
CPSP’s website is:

CPE Application Form

CPE Application Form is located:

Note: While the 2011 CPE-Intensive was a great success in trainees, certifications, seminars, and supervisors-in-training, we actually spent more money than we received from tuitions. Therefore, we have considerably increased the tuition. We hope to find more people willing to invest in future pastoral care providers, counselors, and chaplains by providing to our scholarship endowment. If you have any questions or comments, please email us at

CPSP- Philippines Chapter Formation

All clergies and lay persons are cordially invited to join in the formation of the College of Pastoral Supervision and Psychotherapy (CPSP)- Philippine Chapters. CPSP is an ecumenical and an international organization for professional chaplaincy and it is geared towards the advancement of pastoral care and counseling skills through Clinical Pastoral Education Trainings in the hospital/church/community based settings. Moreover, CPSP provides certification, continuing professional trainings, support and accountability among its members. Please contact BUKAL Life for more information and membership.