The Very Rev. Adrian Budica


The Very Rev. Adrian Budica

Clinical Pastoral Education



Educational Background

  • B.Div., Babesh-Bolyai University
  • Th.M., St. Vladimir's Orthodox Theological Seminary

Teaching Interests

  • Pastoral Theology
  • Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE)

Current Projects and Research Interests

  • Parish-based CPE for students
  • International Orthodox Pastoral Formation (Lebanon and Romania)
  • Orthodox Chaplaincy Network
  • Podcast about CPE
  • Presenting at the 2016 Annual Conference of The Orthodox Christian Association of Medicine, Psychology, and Religion (Brookline, MA) 

Recent Courses Taught at SVOTS

  • CPE 101

Recent Conference Presentations and Activities

  • Association for Clinical Pastoral Education (ACPE) Regional and Annual Conference

Recent Awards

  • 2015 ACPE Emerging Leader Award

Additional Certifications

  • ACPE Supervisor
  • In-process to become Board Certified Chaplain (BCC) with the Association of Professional Chaplains (APC)