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Clinical Pastoral Education Supervisor

Rev. Dr. Karl VanHarn is the Director of Pastoral Services and CPE at Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services. He is an ordained minister in the Christian Reformed Church. He has served churches in Littleton, Colorado and Jenison, Michigan. He has also served as a Chaplain in general hospitals in Denver and Santa Rosa, California. He worked with Pine Rest CPE from 1995 to 2004, while serving as a Chaplain at Wedgwood Christian Services. He has been an ACPE Certified Educator since 1998.

Rev. Dr. Karl has a DMin from Western Theological Seminar (Holland, Michigan), an MDiv form Calvin Theological Seminary (Grand Rapids, Michigan) and a BA in Philosophy from Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan).

He is married to Joanna, and they have two children, Joseph and Miriam.