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Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE)

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Welcome to the VA - Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) Website.

This site has been developed to provide information on Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) within the VA System. It will allow those who wish to apply for CPE training within the VA the ability to easily locate available Association for Clinical Pastoral Education (ACPE) VA CPE Centers and communicate with the Certified Educators.

Information on Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE), Frequently Asked Questions, and CPE application procedures can be found on the CPE Frequently Asked Questions and Additional Information page.

Department of Veterans Affairs - ACPE CPE Center Listings Can be found at the ACPE CPE Center Directory*. The VA CPE Centers are in the following geographic locations:

  • Alabama

    • Central Alabama VA Healthcare System, (Montgomery & Tuskegee) Alabama
    • Tuscaloosa VA Medical Center, Tuscaloosa, AL
  • Connecticut

    • VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT
  • California

    • VA Medical Center -Loma Linda, Loma Linda, CA
    • San Diego VA-DOD CPE Center, San Diego, CA
  • Florida

    • James A. Haley Veterans’ Hospital, Tampa, FL
  • Georgia

    • Atlanta VA Medical Center, Atlanta, GA
    • Central Savannah River Area (CSRA), Charlie Norwood VAMC, Savannah, GA
  • Illinois

    • Marion VA Medical Center, Marion, IL
  • Kentucky

    • Lexington VA Medical Center, Lexington, KY
    • Louisville VA Medical Center, Louisville, KY
  • Maryland

    • Perry Point VA Medical Center, Perry Point, MD
  • Minnesota

    • St. Cloud VA Health Care System, Saint Cloud, MN
  • Mississippi

    • G.V.(Sonny) Montgomery VA Medical Center, Jackson, MS
  • Missouri

    • VA Saint Louis VA Medical Center, Saint Louis, MO
  • New York

    • New York Harbor Health Care System, New York, NY
  • North Carolina

    • Charles George VA Medical Center, Asheville, NC
    • W.G. (Bill) Hefner VA Medical Center, Salisbury, NC
    • Durham VA Health Care System, Durham, NC
  • Ohio

    • Cincinnati VA Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
    • VA Northeast Ohio Healthcare System, Cleveland, OH
  • Oklahoma

    • Jack C. Montgomery VA Medical Center, Muskogee, OK
    • Oklahoma City VA Health Care system, Oklahoma City
  • Oregon

    • VA Portland Health Care System, Portland, OR
    • VA Southern Oregon Rehabilitation Center & Clinics, White City, OR
  • Pennsylvania

    • Lebanon VA Medical Center, Lebanon, PA
    • VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA
  • South Dakota

    • Sioux Falls VA Health Care System, Sioux Falls, SD
  • Tennessee

    • Memphis VA Medical Center, Memphis, TN
    • James H. Quillen VA Medical Center, Mountain Home, TN
    • Tennessee Valley Healthcare System, Nashville, TN
  • Texas

    • North Texas VA Health Care System, Dallas, TX
    • Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, TX
    • South Texas Veterans Health Care System, San Antonio, TX
  • Virginia

    • Hampton VA Medical Center, Hampton, VA
    • Hunter Holmes McGuire VA Medical Center, Richmond, VA
    • Salem VA Medical Center, Salem, VA
  • Washington

    • VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA

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