Practitioner Studies

Professional Prayer Practitioner Studies

In this course of study, you will learn the necessary skills for working with clients and the application of spiritual principles in human conditions through expanded use of affirmative prayer. Students deepen their role of selfless service to our spiritual community and hone the consciousness of a healing presence. Successful completion of this 30 week course with written and oral exams culminates in licensing as a Professional Prayer Practitioner (RScP) with Centers for Spiritual Living.

Course Overview

Monday nights, 6:30 – 9:30 pm
Dates: September – April. Breaks at Christmas and New Year’s and one week in February during the CSL convention. A Friday afternoon and Saturday retreat in January.


Advanced Spiritual Living

Term One: Professional Skills And Responsibilities

The focus of Term 1 is on the skills required to put into professional practice all that you have learned about how the law of cause and effect and the creative process work in peoples’ lives.

Term Two: Spiritual Healing

This term focuses on applying the skills learned in Term 1 to specific life issues which clients are likely to bring to you as their Practitioner.

Term Three: The Professinal Practitioner in the World

In Term 3 you will be exploring the work of the Practitioner in the world: How and where you as a Practitioner can serve God and humanity. This brings into focus all you have learned in Advanced Spiritual living and Professional Practitioner Studies.


Term One
How to Use the Science of Mind by Ernest Holmes
Practitioner Code, to be provided

Term Two
The Science of Mind by Ernest Holmes
Living the Science of Mind by Ernest Holmes
The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success by Deepak Chopra
Creative Mind and Success by Ernest Holmes
Spiritual Economics by Eric Butterworth
Undefended Love by Jett Psaris and Marlena S. Lyons
Creating Health by Deepak Chopra
Who Dies?: An Investigation of Conscious Living and Conscious Dying by Stephen and Ondrea Levine

Term Three
Review. No additional textbooks.