Attachment Reading & Consultation Groups

Free for professionals (LMFT, LCSW, LPCC, Psychologist, & Psychiatrist). Attachment Focused Consultation Group: Wed August 12th 12 pm-1pm. Group will meet every four weeks starting that date. Please use the Case Template found at to present a case. This group has limited space. Attachment Focused Reading Group: Wed August 26th 12pm-1pm. Group will be [...]

Looking Into the Future

The Fresno Pacific University Board of Trustees approved a new strategic plan at its June meeting. Behind this plan is an understanding of the educational environment—the education ecology—within which FPU exists. Our ecology is a particular localized version of the national and international environment. Over the next years, as we move to achieve the goals [...]

Laziness Has Really Set In

So, it’s that point in summer where I’m so ready for school to start. Don’t get me wrong, I love being able to stay up late watching Netflix and waking up late because there’s nowhere to be until 1, but lately as that’s been happening my days have been unproductive. I’ve found myself staying in [...]

Celebrating good news!

Fresno Pacific recently received two enormously important pieces of good news that were officially posted on the same day. The first notice, by WASC, our accrediting association, reaffirmed our institutional accreditation for seven more years. Among other benefits, accreditation independently verifies our educational quality related to our mission and our financial stability. Accreditation is the [...]


A Week of Learning

One of the best things about going to FPU is that it’s really easy to get involved doing things you want to do with the rest of your life. They empower you with the necessary skill set to be involved to the fullest too. So, when I took on this youth job about a year [...]

Supreme Court Decision in Context

This statement, released by the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU), appropriately expresses the concerns and aspirations of most of the members of this association in response to the recent ruling by the Supreme Court on the issue of gay marriage. We welcome your comments. Richard Kriegbaum, Ph.D. President, Fresno Pacific University CCCU STATEMENT [...]

Summer Camps at FPU

Summer is one our few slow, or at least slower, periods at FPU. We have a couple of really fast times—August through October and March through May. Mid-June through July gives us a little chance to breathe and plan. That is not the case for our admissions staff, who are going full speed through the [...]