COMISS Network:

The Network on Ministry in Specialized Setings

The COMISS Network Commission for Accreditation of

Pastoral Services

The COMISS Network Commission for

Accreditation of Pastoral Services

 

CCAPS provides national consultation, evaluation, and accreditation of institutions for the delivery of pastoral services. Standards are developed by commissioners appointed by the COMISS Network Leadership three (3) of whom shall come from Certifying and Accreditation Groups, two (2) from the Religious Endorsing Bodies, one (1) from one of the other two COMISS Network groups, and two (2) at large drawn from outside the COMISS Network.

 

Click here to download the CCAPS Application for Accreditation (PDF Document)

Click here to download the CCAPS Process for Accreditation Summary (PDF Document)

Click here to download the CCAPS Accreditation Standards (PDF Document)

Click here to download the "Taming of the CCAPS Monster" by Chaplain Michael Pollitt

 

Leadership of the Commission

Chaplain James R. Taylor, M.Div., BCC, ACPE
CCAPS Chair 
16806 Windsor Park Drive
Lutz, FL  33549
Phone: 813-504-7291
Email: info@comissnetwork.org
james.r.taylor@va.gov
jrtaylor1953@gmail.com   


Commissioners:

Member-at-Large 
Chaplain Stephen Williams, M.Div., BCC
Senior Chaplain
Baptist Medical Center Downtown
1455 Cricket Hollow Lane,
St. Johns, FL 32259
Phone: 904-202-2423
Fax: 904-391-5573
steve.williams@bmcjax.com

 

Member-at-Large 

Chaplain Larry M. Connelly, M.Div., BCC
1447 Altamont Dr.

Decatur, GA 30033

Phone: 404-272-3559

4conns@bellsouth.net

 
 

Member-at-Large (Term 2016 – 2017)

Charles E. Smith, M.Div, BCC, VHA-CM, Ret CH US Army

Chief Chaplain

James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital

Chaplain Service (125)

13000 Bruce B. Downs Blvd

Tampa, FL 33612

Tel  (813) 972-2000 x5028

Cel  (813) 525-2138

Fax (813) 910-3079

Charles.Smith21@va.gov


 

 

Click here to download the CCAPS Application for Accreditation (PDF Document)

Click here to download the CCAPS Process for Accreditation Summary (PDF Document)

Click here to download the CCAPS Accreditation Standards (PDF Document)

Click here to download the "Taming of the CCAPS Monster" by Chaplain Michael Pollitt