Spiritual Healing Learning Path


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(Classes available for everyone; Completion of all classes Required for Certification)
Chakras The force centers essential to life; connections, definitions, and factors explained in relation to spiritual growth.
Healing Addictive Behavior Learning skills to detach from dependent relationships. Learn about healing thought systems based on love and release of fear.
Prayer Prayer is a very powerful and essential tool for everyone, particularly those in the ministry. This class will help students understand the for basic types of prayer: petition, blessing, intercession and thanksgiving, as well as other types of prayer that a minister may be called to make during their public ministry. The student will also learn about different ways of praying and how to create powerful, meaningful prayers.
Spiritual Anatomy* Associating the etheric and spiritual centers with the physical anatomy. (*Prerequisite: Chakras)
Spiritual Healing I Methods, techniques, and philosophy of spiritual healing.
Spiritual Healing II* The psychology of spiritual healing and practical procedures for public and private practice with prayer, meditation and laying on of hands, utilizing the power of love, intention and intuition. (*Prerequisite: Spiritual Healing I)
Spiritual Healing Ethics Ethical issues faced by the Spiritual Healer. A standard of conduct upon which any healer may safely base a life of healing service.
Spiritual Healing Service Practicum This practicum, with guidance and direction from the instructor, will prepare the student to personally and confidentially present a church or private group spiritual healing service. Come prepared to present the components to the service – invocation, benediction, short healing meditation, sermonette.
Two Healing Electives Classes Electives
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(information for those interested in becoming Certified)

  • Indiana Association of Spiritualists (IAOS) member in good standing for two (2) years.

  • 20 Credits (10 Spiritual Seeker classes, 10 Spiritual Healing Classes)

  • Pass a written comprehensive exam covering current Spiritual Healing classes with a score of 80% or more.

  • Successfully present short healing prayers to the testing committee.

  • Six (6) student Spiritual Healing Services to include leading two (2) services for the congregation. At least three (3) during week-long seminary services. Two (2) services in one seminary week will count toward this requirement.

  • Six (6) notarized affidavits of spiritual healing ability.

  • Minimum of two (2) years of on-going study at Chesterfield Spiritualist Seminary and School of Metaphysics.

REQUIREMENTS (for those testing for Certification)
ATTENTION STUDENTS PLANNING TO TEST FOR CERTIFICATION: All academic requirements must be completed before Intent to Test is submitted. Students planning to test for any level of certification or Ordination must advise the Dean of Education of their Intent to Test no later than one month prior to the Seminary in which the student plans to test. Application to test must be completed and testing fee paid during walk-in registration.

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, all are welcome. Classes, Workshops and Special Events all require registration. You can view all events in our Calendar and registration forms can be found on the event page or in the Downloads section. Do not be concerned if you see the term “Seminary” next to an event, anyone on a spiritual path of learning may attend those classes as well. Many events allow you to register on-line too.
The best place to start is to visit our Calendar; there you will find a listing of special weekends, week-long classes as well as Summer Series Workshops and other Special Events. Click on an event and you will be taken to the event page with all the details and registration information. You can also visit our Downloads page for registration forms. Most can register for most classes and workshop on-line.
Mediumship Development Classes are hands on classes taught by Certified Development Teachers with many years of experience. These classes are held in a small group setting. You must contact a Development Teacher of your choosing directly. Go here to view a listing of Mediumship Development Teachers.
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