We are now accepting applications for the class of 2020. Classes begin in September 2018.

Enrollment is limited and a genuine commitment to attending all of the sessions is important. It is expected that every student have a personal spiritual director. For those who need one, Osage Forest of Peace will assist in finding an appropriate one.


If you are interested in applying, please fill out an application form. There is a nonrefundable $50 application fee.

Download Application Form

Please mail the completed application with the nonrefundable $50.00 application fee no later than May 1, 2018 to:

Osage Forest of Peace School of Spiritual Direction

141 Monastery Road

Sand Springs, OK  74063

Application Deadline

The application deadline is May 1, 2018.

You are encouraged to apply in advance of the deadline as the number of students in each class is limited.


Before acceptance into the School, interviews are conducted by Karen Chatfield and/or Don Chatfield, co-directors. The interviews with each prospective student help to determine the appropriateness of the School to their particular needs and mutual expectations.

Proof of Enrollment

The Osage Forest of Peace School of Spiritual Direction provides proof of enrollment to Spiritual Directors International (SDI), making students eligible for reduced rate membership. The Forest recommends that you become a member of SDI to advance your understanding of this practice. We also recommend that you utilize the directory found on the SDI website as you select your spiritual director.