Bill Greaver

The Rev. William R. Greaver, III, PsyD., CSCPF-BCCC, SCA-BCC, BSW.

CPE-Supervisor for both CSCPF & ICPT

The Rev. William R. Greaver, III, PsyD., CSCPF-BCCC, SCA-BCC, BSW He has a Doctorate of Psychology, Masters of Divinity, and Bachelors in both Psychology, and Social Work. He also holds a Doctorate of Chaplaincy. He is the Founder and Chancellor for the Spiritual Care Association University of Theology & Spirituality. He is a Commander for Spiritual Care Association First Response Chaplain Division on the west coast. He also serves as the senior pastor of First Congregational Church, and was ordained ELCA Lutheran. He is a Certified Chaplain with the National Institute of Business & Industrial Chaplains and is their representative at the Journal of Pastoral Care and Counseling. He is a Certified Crisis Chaplain with the national Center for Crisis Management and a Certified Chaplain with the International Alliance of Chaplain Corps. He was honorably discharged from the USAF-Reserves where he served as a chaplain. He has worked in the field of hospital, industrial, prison, palliative care, first response, crisis, trauma, nursing home, Civil Air Patrol, Barnabas, mental health, and homeless chaplaincy. He teaches courses in Clinical Pastoral Psychotherapy, Spiritual Direction, First Response, and Critical Incident Stress Management. He has also taught CPE units with ACPE and CPSP. He has experience as a chaplain that goes back 29 years and has been teaching Pastoral Care in some form for 23 years. Bill is married to Sharon, enjoys playing bass guitar, and ocean side spiritual retreats at the Quileute Reservation watching bald eagles and reading. He is the proud father of 2 adult children, 1 studying to be an English teacher/writer, and the other studying to be a pastor.