RICS can provide a full range of confidential assessment and support services to help clergy leaders find the right perspective to make healthy choices.  RICS can provide the needed care tailored for each person.  We are here for you. 

FOR CONGREGATIONS

Regional Interfaith Chaplaincy Services is a known and trusted name when it comes to confidential counseling and consultation.  Over the years, we've successfully helped many clergy and congregations.  
PROVIDING CONFIDENTIAL SUPPORT
AND COUNSEL FOR CLERGY
Congregations can save a lot of time, resources, and head ache by having our team assist with staffing issues.  From personality profile assessments, leadership retreats, and general consultation, RICS can provide guidance and support for all the hassles associated with faith community governance. 

THE FACILITATORS

David Baker, Ph.D.     Bruce Barth, Ph.D.    Robert Hotes, Ph.D.  

Lutheran pastors David Baker, Bruce Barth, and Robert Hotes know what can happen in pastoral ministry.  
 
Through the years they have acquired on-the-ground experience in the parish and much training in how to deal with the pain and suffering that pastors carry.

FOR CLERGY LEADERS 

David Baker and Bruce Barth have Ph.D. degrees in Family Relations, and Robert Hotes holds a Ph.D. in Organizational Development.  With their academic and clinical experience, they bring together all that they are and offer it to clergy who want and need hope and renewal. Combining a variety of workshops with availability for individual consultation and counsel, they invite pastors and congregations to benefit from their services.