Ø Benefits of Membership
Ø Each person joining AAPC has a professional and personal
motivation to do so.
Beyond these reasons, the following benefits of
membership may be realized:
Ø Webinars and educational opportunities to enhance one's
practice skills and to learn of emerging models of
Ø Continuing Education Credits
Ø Networking Opportunities and participation in expanded
models of care.
Ø Professional Relationships in the Health Related
Professions and Faith Communities.
Ø Managed Care Contracts
Ø Information on employment and training opportunities
throughout the United States and Canada.
Ø Marketing Support.
Ø AAPC Membership E-Directory.
Ø Participation in the overall issues and purposes of the
AAPC through Association and Regional Committees.
Ø Professional Liability Insurance Program - American
Ø Regional Conferences
Ø Annual AAPC Conference, held in the spring.
Ø Local Cluster Workshops presented by Regions
Ø Increasingly, attending to spiritual and religious issues
in the context health related services is seen as a standard of
care. Certified Pastoral Counselors are recognized as professional,
licensed mental health providers who offer exceptional services in
Ø Above all, the benefit of membership in AAPC is
participation in the ongoing development of this field in order to
enhance the well being of individuals, families and