Events Calendar

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Upcoming events

    • 17 Mar 2018
    • 8:00 AM
    • 18 Mar 2018
    • 12:00 PM
    • Hilton Garden Inn San Francisco/Oakland Bay Bridge, 1800 Powell St., Emeryville, CA 94608
    Registration is closed

    A certification review panel will be held on Saturday, March 17, and also in the morning of Sunday, March 18, at the Hilton Garden Inn San Francisco/Oakland Bay Bridge, in Emeryville, CA. Sunday panels will be reserved specifically those with Saturday faith-based commitments. 

    Certification candidates must have their form, supporting document (one PDF), and certification fees paid by January 18, 2018.  Candidates are requested to register for review panels using the event pages event so that we can plan and schedule accordingly.  

    CPSP members who are certified at a clinician level certification or higher and who are available to volunteer to serve on a review panel are encouraged to register, as well.

    How to register:

    1. Sign in to the CPSP website - your username is your email address that is listed in the CPSP Directory, and if you haven't logged in before, click "Forgot Password" and the website will issue you a new password.
    2. Click on the "Event" page, select this review panel, and click the Register button. 
    3. Once you've completed the registration and sent in your forms and documents, you will receive an invoice for your certification fees. 
    4. Within two weeks after the deadline, you will be contacted with your appointment time for your review panel. Candidates only need to be present at their appointed time - candidates are encouraged to attend the Plenary and workshops.   

    The certification process is on our website - HERE

    If you have any questions about the certification process or about the review panel in March, please contact Krista Argiropolis, Administrative Coordinator (

    • 17 Mar 2018
    • 8:00 AM
    • 21 Mar 2018
    • 12:00 PM
    • Oakland, CA


    The 28th Plenary
    The College of Pastoral Supervision
    and Psychotherapy

    Oakland, California
    March 18 - 21, 2018

    Workshops &
    Certification Review Panel

    March 17, 2018

    The CPSP Plenary Planning Committee warmly invites you to join us March 18–21, 2018, in the California Bay Area for the 28th Plenary, with workshops and a Certification Review Panel on Saturday, March 17. 

    We will be meeting for nationally-acclaimed speakers, dynamic group-process, informative workshops and enriching opportunities. During this event we will welcome our new and returning members, and recognize our newly certified members. 


    Kerry Egan, the hospice chaplain whose monumental book, On Living, was published last year to wide and well-deserved acclaim will be with us. 

    Pamela Cooper-White who is the widely-published Professor of Psychology and Religion at Union Theological Seminary will also be with us. 

    Click to download the schedule (pdf)


    CPSP has subscribed to Whova, a mobile app for organizing this event, gaining insights from our attendees and networking. This app will replace the printed brochures. 

    Whova is free, easy to use and available on every mobile platform:

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    We will be meeting at the Hilton Garden Inn San Francisco/Oakland Bay Bridge, a waterfront hotel with views of the San Francisco skyline and 3.3 miles from Berkeley. 

    The hotel's amenities include free WiFi, an on-site American bar and grill, a 24-hour pantry, fitness center, outdoor hot tub, as well as meeting rooms, a business centers, and a free local shuttle.

    We have a special rate for this event:

    $139/per night - single rate or double rate

    $149/per night - triple rate

    $159/per night - quad rate

    These rates are available until Friday, March 2. Individuals must call the hotel to reserve their room: (510) 658-9300

    Hilton Garden Inn 
    San Francisco/Oakland Bay Bridge 
    1800 Powell Street
    Emeryville, CA 94608

    Register early for special rates. Members will need to log-in to the website for the special member rates.

    Please note that payment is due at registration. If you need an invoice for your employer to pay your registration, please contact the event registrar, Krista Argiropolis at 

    Full refund available, minus the electronic fees, until Jan. 6.
    After Jan. 6, $150 non-refundable. After Mar. 1, no refunds.