Mai Clinical Pastoral Services work in conjunction with The
Division of Philosophy and Religion at Chiang Mai University.
chaplains are trained and certified at Chiang Mai University through
regular accredited university programmes and classes. All training
takes place on the Chiang Mai University main campus and Suan Dok
University Hospital campus.
Mai Clinical Pastoral Care Services outside of Chiang Mai University
are affiliated with Chiang Mai University but are run independently
by our staff and students to provide services at no cost.
Chiang Mai CPE (CMCPE) website is run independently of the Chiang Mai
University web hosts and servers to make the services more accessible
to the public on the Internet without running into language
difficulties and dead end web links or the burden of having to search
the entire university website in times of need.
objectives of Clinical Pastoral Care Services at Chiang Mai
provide pastoral, spiritual and social care services to patients, their
families, the local community including the ex-pat community, and
staff members in times of physical, emotional, spiritual or social crisis in
a manner that is sensitive to race, gender, and religious
offer a fully accredited Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) program
that will train selected participants to develop professional
competencies and pastoral skills.
prepare for the needs and challenges of the future.
the most efficient use of limited resources.
quality caring, effective, efficient, professional religious
ministries to clients when requested.
To serve as a consultants to local law
enforcement agencies and provide assistance in times of crisis,
tourist police, immigration and National Police.
serve the local hospitals and help where needed.
To work with
foreign consulates and keep them informed when a citizen of their
country is in danger or need and do our best to assist.
To care for the local ex-pat
community and help in times of crisis or need.
chaplains from Chiang Mai CPE will continue to encourage
collaboration between chaplaincy and other helping professions to
ensure that no individual or family will have to face illness, grief
and loss without support. We will always maintain a chaplain
managed call centre and maintain a team of licensed professional
clinicians who will embrace the holistic approach of healing and
Or call the chaplain on call