Ministers & Trainers

 “As a new observer of the GPC process, I observed and felt God’s healing power and presence in my first GPC retreat.  My compassion muscles and heart muscles were stretched by this process…” ~Phil

“As a new observer of the GPC process, I observed and felt God’s healing power and presence in my first GPC retreat.  My compassion muscles and heart muscles were stretched by this process…” ~Phil

Gestalt Pastoral Care Ministers practice in a variety of locations around the country, providing private sessions and retreat work to interested people.  Each has received extensive training in GPC theory and practice, and has received certification as a Gestalt Pastoral Care Minister. Some of our ministers also offer training in Foundation and other advanced classes and are designated as Trainers below by an asterisk*.

Yuri Ando, East Stroudsburg, PA
Wanda Craner*, Boyertown, PA
Debra Flint, New Castle, PA
Rhoda Glick, Missoula, MT
Sara Goold*, Goshen, CT
Clarejean Haury*, Washington, PA
David Janvier*, Pittsburgh, PA
Alexandra MacCracken*, Oakton, VA
Pat Martin, Harrisonburg, VA
Darlene Meyers, Glendale, MD
Tilda Norberg*, Staten Island
Sumika Sase, Tokyo, Japan
Linda Lehman Thomas*, Goshen, IN
Susan Vande Kappelle, Pittsburgh, PA
Betty Voigt*, Bridgeville, PA

Gestalt Pastoral Care: a synthesis of Gestalt theory,
Christian healing prayer and spiritual companioning.