Welcome to the American Association of Pastoral Counselors
website! This site provides information to AAPC members and the
public. The mission of the of AAPC is to bring healing, hope,
and wholeness to individuals, families, and communities by
expanding and equipping spiritually grounded and psychologically
informed care, counseling and psychotherapy.
The American Association of Pastoral Counselors
(AAPC) is a membership and certification organization whose mission
is to provide spiritually informed and integrated counseling,
collaborative community based services, training and education in
order to enhance the well being of individuals, families and
communities. AAPC, founded in 1963, represents and sets
professional practice standards for over 1700 Pastoral Counselors
and 75 Pastoral Counseling Centers.