Professional Organizations

Professional organizations help a community, like chaplaincy and counselors in ministry, maintain high standards. They are also provide a network of other professionals in similar areas of ministry. For instance, the Association of Professional Chaplains sets standards for becoming a Board-Certified Chaplain or the College of Pastoral Supervision and Psychotherapy sets standards for supervisors in the various chapters associated with CPSP.

Basic Qualifications/Requirements for SBC Endorsement

Each professional organization sets its own qualifications for members or for their levels of membership.