The Place Where Pastors Come to Heal and Prosper



Our mission is to promote healthy self-care among pastors who are at risk of suffering from psychological wounds such as compassion fatigue, burnout and depression. Through intimate coaching sessions, soul healing workshops and webinars, circle of healing group calls and access to a private accountability forum on Facebook you will develop indispensable coping skills that will enable you to heal and prosper while also caring for your family and leading your congregation.

We are dedicated to healing individuals like you who give your all to heal others. Connect with The Empathy and Resilience expert, Dr. Dwayne Buckingham and learn how to take care of your body, spirit and soul (psyche) so that you too can adapt under challenging circumstances and solve problems that threaten your walk with God and your credibility as a Shepherd.

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  • Live Webinars

    Participate from anywhere around the globe and be blessed with a wealth of information on topics ranging from self-care to prosperous living.

  • Circle of Healing Group Calls

    Enhance your psyche by participating in phone calls with your immediate support system and APPC licensed clinicians.

  • Private Community

    Network and connect with fellow pastors and build your capacity to live abundantly in all aspects of life.

  • Expert Psychological Counsel

    Learn how to take care of yourself, heal and prosper from Dr. Buckingham a world-renowned psychotherapist and other licensed clinicians.

  • CARE

    Do you struggle with taking care of yourself and nurturing your personal wounds? Do you feel bad or selfish when you cater to yourself? If you answered yes to either question, you have come to the right place. APPC is structured to teach you how to do appropriate self-care. We will help you develop healthy self-care strategies that will enable you to look after and provide for your own needs while also looking out for others. Phillipians 2:4

  • HEAL

    Are you experiencing psychological distress and desire to be healthy again? Take advantage of the classes and training inside of APPC to help yourself alleviate your suffering so that you can live the abundantly.


    Do you want to flourish physically, grow strong and healthy and be financially successful? Of course you do because God wants you to prosper in all things and be in health. Through soul healing and prosperity coaching you will experience health and wellness in your body, soul and spirit.

Are You Living Peacefully As A Shepherd of The Lord?

You cannot live peacefully and effectively lead your flock if you are not physically, psychologically and spiritually healthy. You have been called to save souls and NO MAN OR WOMAN can carry this heavy load alone. You must build a support system so that you can lead and live peacefully.

Your Calling is Great and Your Flock is Depending on You, so Join Today!
  • 80% of pastors are discouraged in their role as pastors
  • 40% of ministers ultimately drop out of the ministry
  • 70% of pastors constantly fight depression
  • 50% of pastors say that they are unable to meet the demands of their job and are so discouraged that they would leave the ministry if they could, but have no other way of making a living
  • 75% of ministers are extremely or highly stressed
  • 25% of pastors have been forced out or fired from their ministry at least once.
  • For every 20 pastors who go into ministry, only one retires from the ministry
  • 70% of pastors do not have close personal friends, and no one in whom to confide (Source: Focus on the Family)
  • 45% of pastors say they’ve experienced depression or burnout to the extent that they need to take a leave of absence

Of 1,050 pastors surveyed, 100% had a close associate or friend from seminary who left the ministry because of burnout, conflict in the church or from a moral failure Source: Schaeffer Institute of Church Leadership Development


WhiteFullBookCoverOver the past 18 years, Dr. Buckingham has dedicated his life to helping individuals from all walks of life create healthy lifestyles and build lasting relationships by providing world-class counseling, coaching, consulting and training. Dr. Buckingham is well respected among his professional colleagues and is known as “The Empathy and Resiliency Doctor or The E.R. Doctor”.

As a commissioned officer in the United States Air Force for nearly a decade, Dr. Buckingham provided psychological assessments, treatment and psycho-educational training to over 30,000 individuals, couples, groups, and families worldwide. In recognition of his expertise as a superb psychotherapist, Dr. Buckingham received six Commendation medals, a National Defense Service Medal, a Global War on Terrorism Service Medal and five Achievement/Unit Medals.

Dr. Buckingham is a highly sought-after Christian counselor, consultant, trainer, professional speaker, author, seminar facilitator and relationship coach. He is also an active member of the National Association of Social Workers and Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.

Select Your Membership Level Below

$399 (One-Time Payment)

1- 45 min Self-Care Assessment via Skype or Telephone with APPC Licensed Clinicians
Self-Care Action Plan worksheet sent via email
Self-Care (webinar course)
Wounds of the Healer (webinar course)
More than The Blues: How to Identify and Cope with Depression (webinar course)
10% discount off all RHCS Products
Weekly Self-Care Tips from via Private APPC Facebook Group
$799 (One-Time Payment)
$415 (2 Payments)
Everything in Care PLUS
2 – 45 min Skype or Telephone Coaching Sessions with APPC Licensed Clinicians
2 – 45 min Circle of Healing Group Calls
20% Discount on Additional Coaching Sessions with APPC Licensed Clinicians
Burnout Prevention (webinar course)
Combating Compassion Fatigue (webinar course)
Loving Your Wounds Unconditionally (webinar course)
APPC Bundle (T-Shirt & Help for Wounded Healer Book)
$1,599 (One-Time Payment
$815 (2 Payments)

Everything in Heal PLUS
2 – 45 min Skype or Telephone Prosperity Coaching Sessions with Dr. Buckingham
2 General Session Tickets to annual APPC Conference – The Best of Both Worlds
1- Resilient Thinking paperback written book by Dr. Buckingham
Living for God and Loving Yourself (webinar course)
Building Individual Resilience (webinar course)
Building a Resilient Congregation (webinar course)
7 Steps to Financial Prosperity (webinar course)
20% Pastoral discount off all RHCS Products

**Courses are presented in live webinar format, but are also available in video format for later review. Also, workshops and coaching sessions will begin immediately upon receipt of full payment.

SAVE WITH ONE TIME PAYMENT - make two installment payments or make one payment and save 16% off each membership plan.

Total Cash Value for Prosper Membership: $7,210.00 + discount savings