Community Care Chaplains
Healing the community through compassionate care
​Community Care Chaplains 
(CCC) is a learning center for chaplains, clergy, lay pastors, and individuals who provide spiritual care to those in crisis. Through its pastoral care and counseling initiatives, CCC builds bridges between community agencies/healthcare facilities and the local communities, between spiritual caregivers and people in crisis, between trainees and educators. CCC provides chaplaincy services to all and Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) training to community clergy and qualified lay leaders. 

Our Goal

To provide a healing impact to our communities through compassionate, professional chaplaincy services.
We believe in facilitating persons in the recovery of one’s soul. We commit to equip ourselves and those in helping ministry with compassion and competence.

news update

CCC celebrates the 50th anniversary of Anton Theophilus Boisen's work at our CPE Day on May 18, 2015
CPE Day Spring 2015. This year's CCC  spring  CPE Day event will once again uplift chaplains, clergy, and those who are in the field of providing spiritual care on May 18, 2015 at the Phoenix Seminary, 4222 E Thomas Road, Phoenix, AZ.  CCC CPE Day is a day of fellowship, case conferences, food, and presentations. This year's highlight is the anniversary of Anton Theophilus Boisen, one of the founding fathers of CPE, and the honorable icon who introduced "livng human document" as a powerful image of pastoral care. Our Feature guest speaker in this event  is Dr. Ted Wueste of Phoenix, Seminary.
General admission is $30 (Students/interns =  $15).
Please click here to register.
To download CPE Day flier for more information Click here . 


Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) is a professional, theological, and formational program for lay and clergy. It is a a clincal training and preparation for chaplains and a formational tool for those who are entering the ministry. Fall and Spring units are 20-week extended internship program. Summer unit is a 10-week intensive clinical training program.  Admission is ongoing. Click here for more information.
CPE 2015 calendar (SPRING Unit)
Extended Unit
Phoenix-based: 01-13-15 to 05-26-12
Tucson-based: 01-08-15 to 05-21-15
Distance Training: 01-12-15 to 01-25-15
SIT: Rolling Admission

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CPE 2015 calendar (SUMMER and FALL Unit)
Summer (Intensive Training only)
Distance: June 2 to August 4

FALL 2015 (Extended unit)
Phoenix-based: August 12 to December 16
Tucson-based: August 13 to December 17
Distance: August 10 to December 14

spiritual care Services

Community Care Chaplains proivdes chaplaincy services to healthcare facilities. Our volunteers and professional chaplains are clinically trained to meet the critical psycho-emotional and spiritual needs of those who are in crisis. For more information, go to our services.