SCM 631: Theories of Counseling 3 credits
An examination of the counseling theories of prominent Christian psychiatrists, psychologists and counselors, such as Jay Adams, Gary Collins, Larry Crabb, Frank Minirth, Charles Solomon and others. Students will be guided toward the development of a distinctly Christian counseling model.
SCM 607: Pastoral Theology 2 credits
A study of the biblical basis for pastoral ministry. Includes examination of the qualifications and responsibilities of the office of pastor, evaluation of the various forms of church leadership and organizational polity, discussion of biblical instructions for pastoral care and church discipline, readings in the available literature, and formation of a biblical philosophy of ministry.
SCM 637: Marriage & Family Counseling 3 credits
Methods of marriage and family counseling within the church setting. Premarital counseling.
Prerequisite: SCM 632.
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