Our CPE ProgramsOur CPE center offers the following programs:

(Note: Parking is provided during working hours in all programs.) 

Send inquiries to: 
Rev. James D. Cooke, S.T.M.
Director, Pastoral Services Department
Hartford Hospital
80 Seymour Street
P.O. Box 5037
Hartford. CT 06102-5037 
Phone: 860-972-2251
FAX: 860-545-3594

CPE Extended

(Oct. 13, 2015 - Apr. 14, 2016) - Tuition: $625

Extended unit is a part-time program designed as a continuing education experience for selected lay persons and clergy to:
  • Deepen one's own spirituality
  • Learn new skills in one's ministry
  • Explore a new career in the ministry
The program includes weekly classes and 6 other hours per week of pastoral care. While in the program, you will have the opportunity to be part of our monthly worship and on-call rotations.

The program will involve over 400 hours of which 100 will be devoted to education program and the balance to the practice of ministry.
To apply, click here.
To inquire, click here.

CPE Summer Internship
(May 26, 2015 - Aug 7, 2015) - Tuition: $625
Summer CPE is a full-time program designed primarily for seminarians, qualified lay persons, local clergy, teachers, social workers desiring skills refinement and others who wish to explore more generally their vocation in ministry.
The program will involve over 400 hours of  which 100 hours are devoted to educational program and the practice of ministry. The curriculum integrates the experience of ministry with theology, personal history, behavioral sciences and spiritual development.
To apply, click here.
To inquire, click here.

CPE Supervisory Residency
  • Two week paid vacation
  • Paid holidays
  • Basic employee health insurance 
Supervisory Residency at Hartford Hospital is an option for selected students who seek either a limited supervisory experience with ministerial students or are working towards professional certification as a CPE Supervisor in the Association for Clinical Pastoral Education.
A year's CPE residency is a prerequisite, along with other requirements. Supervisory training is limited and budget dependent. Call for consultation if interested.
To apply, click here.
To inquire, click here