Christian Counseling 2.0 offers contemporary insights, thoughts and trends on Christian counseling that are biblically-based, clinically-excellent and theologically-sound. This course is designed to equip counselors to better understand and serve those they counsel, especially those who assist in reaching out with God’s love and care.
CC20 101: Christian Theology in Christian Counseling: A Biblical Perspective on Human Nature, Effective Counseling and Psychotherapy
Siang-Yang Tan, Ph.D. Runtime: 54 minutes 43 seconds
The integration of Christian faith in psychology and counseling is an important topic within the mental health field. As Christian counselors, it is important to perform counseling through the power of the Holy Spirit for effective counseling and psychotherapy. This session addresses the various approaches to the integration of Christian faith into counseling.
CC20 102: Christian Faith in Clinical Practice: Implicit and Explicit Integration
Siang-Yang Tan, Ph.D. Runtime: 53 minutes 28 seconds
Christian faith can manifests itself implicitly or explicitly in clinical settings. By integrating faith in clinical practice, one has to remember that intentional, prayerful integration is key whether it is implicitly or explicitly performed. This session seeks to address how God will guide the counselor in practical ways when helping people through Christian counseling.
CC20 103: The Holy Spirit and Christian Spirituality in Counseling and Psychotherapy
Siang-Yang Tan, Ph.D. Runtime: 55 minutes 0 seconds
One cannot perform Christian counseling if the power and presence of the Holy Spirit is not intimately known. There are three major areas of the Spirit’s ministry and work in the context of Christian counseling and psychotherapy: the Spirit’s power and gifts, the Spirit’s truth, and the Spirit’s fruit. This session explores the crucial importance of the Holy Spirit in Christianity and counseling.
2.5 CE Credits available for LPC, LMFT.
2.5 CE Credits available for IBCC Credential Holders.
The American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC) offers some psychologists, therapists, counselors, social workers and play therapists Continuing Education (CE) credit due for good standing with certain states and a limited number of professional organizations. It remains the responsibility of each participant to be aware of state licensure and CE requirements. Participants should check their state and/or local regulations regarding required continuing education hours. For more information Light University Continuing Education programs, please visit: https://www.lightuniversity.com/continuing-education-statements/.