SCHOOL OF CHRISTIAN COUNSELING

HELPING YOU HELP OTHERS IN CRISIS

PH. D.

 

IN

 

CHRISTIAN COUNSELING

 

Procedures and Requirements

Individuals who already hold a Masters degree in counseling or a related human service field may elect to complete the requirements for license and qualify for a Ph. D. in Clinical Christian Counseling.

Complete Phase I

Courses

Each candidate must complete the following 5 courses:

Basic Christian Counseling

Temperament Theory

Testing/Measurements

Temperament Therapy

Christian Psychology and Counseling

Additional Requirements

Each candidate must:

◘ Complete a practicum. This consists of administering the *A.P.S. to 10 individuals.

*ARNO PROFILE SYSTEM

◘ Upon completion of the required courses, submit the following:

a. Written responses to 50 ethical questions posed by N.C.C.A.'s National Licensing Board of Examiners.

b. $50 for first year's annual dues.

c. A signed Application for Certification/Membership form and assigned copy of N.C.C.A.'s Code of Ethical Standards.

After successfully completing all of the requirements for Phase I, the candidate will receive:

 Certified Temperament Counselor . . . and

 Clinical Member (non-clergy) or  Professional Clinical Member (clergy)


Complete Phase II

Courses

Each Candidate must complete the following 4 courses:

Ministerial Credentials *

Mastering Pastoral Counseling

Temperament Case Studies

Counseling the Codependent

Additional Requirements

Each candidate must:

 Complete a practicum. This consists of administering the A.P.S. to 15 additional individuals.

 Upon completion of the required courses, submit the following:

a. A signed Application for License form. This Application for License form also authorizes the N.C.C.A.

to secure a national background check to verify each candidate's history.

b. A licensing fee of $100.

After successfully completing all of the requirements for Phase II, the candidate will receive:

 Licensed Clinical Pastoral Counselor

Or, if it best describes the candidates local ministry, he/she may request to be licensed as a Licensed

Clinical Christian Counselor (regardless of degree level).

Annual membership and license renewal is required. Membership is $50 per year and license renewal is

$20 per year (total $70). A signed affidavit verifying continuing education must be submitted annually.

 

The tuition for each Phase I and Phase II course is $265 + $10 s/h each course. This includes all course supplies/materials.

Candidates are expected to pay for each course when it is shipped. 

CREDIT CARDS AND PAYPAL ACCEPTED! 

 

* Candidates who are already ordained, licensed or commissioned as a minister of the gospel are automatically exempt from this course. Candidates who are not already ordained, licensed or commissioned as a minister of the gospel may be required to complete this course through a national church organization or a local church. and become commissioned as a Minister of Counseling. Contact B.A.U. for more information.


Complete Phase III

Courses

Each candidate must select and complete twelve (12) advanced courses listed in this booklet.

Additional Requirements

Each candidate must:

◘ Upon completion of the required courses, submit the following:

a. Two copies of a written dissertation. This normally consists of 35 (25 generated for license

practicum plus 10 additional) individual reports (case studies) developed from the candidate's

work with 35 individuals using the A.P.S. reports. A format is provided in the course titled

"Temperament Case Studies."

b. Matriculation fee of $1,000 payable to B.A.U.

                


 

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