Practitioner Studies

Professional Prayer Practitioner Studies

In this 30-week 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 evening and all day Saturday retreat in January.
Tuition: $845 if paid in full or $885 paid in 4 installments. ($100 deposit by August 1, then payments at 2nd class of each term. Total is $295 per term for Installment plan.


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.


The Science of Mind, by Ernest Holmes, 1938 edition

Note: Many classes require The Science of Mind, by Ernest Holmes. There are multiple editions of The Science of Mind. It is recommended that students purchase the paperback edition by Tarcher-Putnam. Other editions may have different content and/or page numbering.

Living the Science of Mind, by Ernest Holmes
Creative Mind and Success, by
Ernest Holmes
Seven Thousand Ways to Listen,
by Mark Nepo
The Four Spiritual Laws of Prosperity, Edwene Gaines
Mind Over Medicine: Scientific Proof That You Can Heal Yourself, Lissa Rankin, M.D.
Conscious Loving: The Journey to Co-Commitment, by Gay and Kathlyn Hendricks
Who Dies? An Investigation of Conscious Living, by Stephen and Ondrea Levine
Stained-Glass Spirit, by Tracy Brown, RScP

For more information, contact Linda Almeida, Education Ministry Coordinator, at or (707) 527-3659.