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2020-2021 Foundation Training Class with Rev. Wanda Craner and Rev. Betty Voigt, Strasburg, VA

2020-2021 Foundation Training Class with Rev. Wanda Craner and Rev. Betty Voigt, in Strasburg, VA. The first class will take place on April 23-25, 2020.

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April 23-25, 2020

June 11-13, 2020

September 10-12, 2020

November 12-14, 2020

April 22-24, 2021

June 10-12, 2021


Each class will begin at 10:00 a.m. on a Thursday and will end at 2:00 p.m. on a Saturday.


Wanda Craner -

Betty Voigt -

Gestalt Pastoral Care Ministers assisting

Alexandra MacCracken -

Pat Hostetter Martin -


The cost of the Foundation course is $3,300.  We ask for a $300 deposit when you register for the course.  The fee covers the cost of the course, plus food and lodging, and can be paid in installments.  There is a suggested payment of $500 for each of the 6 scheduled classes.

Some financial Assistance may be available.


Retreat Location

Buttonwood Lodge at Signal Knob Farm

7610 Strasburg Road

Strasburg, Virginia  22657








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Please write several paragraphs describing your familiarity with Gestalt Pastoral Care, any classes or retreats you have taken, and any personal work or reading you have done.  We'd also welcome hearing a bit about your spiritual and professional journey and what has moved you to register for this course.

 LETTERS OF REFERENCE: Please include 3 letters of reference from persons who know you (i.e., ministerial/counseling supervisors, spiritual directors, faculty members, work colleagues, etc.)


There is a registration fee of $300, which should be included when you send in your registration information. Checks can be made payable to:  Gestalt Pastoral Care Association, Inc. (GPCA, INC.)

Registration and registration fee can be sent to:

Rev. Wanda D. Craner

67 Valley Brook Road

Boyertown, PA  19512     

Upon acceptance of your registration, you will receive a confirmation e-mail from

Rev. Craner.  The Registration fee is non-refundable after March 15, 2020.  Participants will be accepted on a first come, first serve basis.


Earlier Event: March 23
2019-2020 Practicum Module 2
Later Event: July 6
2019-2020 Practicum Module 3