We provide Christian Counseling Certification and training for Christians who desire to enter the ministry and practice of counseling. Classes provide a sound foundation in Biblical doctrine and theology necessary to inform, guide, and ground Christian counselors in the wisdom of the Holy Spirit. Our classes will also equip counselors with the knowledge of psychological and counseling theory applicable to various counseling settings and individual, couple, and family needs.
Biblical Theology: Doctrine of Scripture
Theology Proper: Doctrine of God
Christology: Doctrine of Christ
Pneumatology: Doctrine of the Holy Spirit
Theological Anthropology: Doctrine of Man
Hamartiology: Doctrine of Sin
Soteriology: Doctrine of Salvation and Atonement
Course: Introduction to Counseling and Psychology
Learners will be introduced to the basics of counseling and related issues that either aid or hinder the practice of counseling. Learners are also exposed to the techniques and theoretical underpinnings of counseling approaches.
Ethical and Legal Issues in Counseling
Christian Counseling and Psychology
Counseling and Psychology Theories
Course: Human Development
This ourse introduces counselors to common factors that contextualize counseling families, couples, and individuals. Theory and application are explored to help counselors better understand the dynamics of life as it is experienced. Learners will explore how a person develops over time and the psychological implications of development. Students will also be tasked with examining sexuality and culture as it relates to behavior and norms. Trauma is another area of examination that counselors will carefully seek to understand within the human experience. This course prepares the counselor for the contextual and unique needs that future clients will present.
Trauma, Crisis & Grief Counseling
Course: Couples, Family, & Individual Counseling
This course provides learners with specific theories, knowledge, and methodology for counseling couples, families, and individuals. Each group, whether couples, families, or individuals, provides unique challenges. Learners will be confronted with these challenges and provided with the resources to adequately address them. Students will gain a strong self-efficacy for counseling couples, families, and individuals. Students will also learn what group they work best with and how to effectively deliver counseling services.
Marriage & Couples Counseling
Child & Adolescent Counseling
Course: DSM-5 Mental Health Disorders
This course catalogues over 30 the most common mental health disorders, identified by the DSM-5, and organizes them into an easy-to-understand pages. Through this course counselors will have access to the criteria that will help them to identify common mental health disorders like depression, ADHD, anxiety disorder, bipolar disorder, etc.
Counseling Certification Course
(must provide proof of counseling training or education)
(Includes continued access to course and course content)
1on1 Counseling Training or Consultation
Group Certification Pricing (10 or more)
$150 / Annually
Starting at $649/ Person
Call for Additional Pricing/Options
What Certifications Are Offered?
We offer two types of certifications based on your preference and experience.
1.Certified Christian Counselor/Therapist
2.Certified Pastoral Counselor/Therapist
Christian Counselor Certification – General certification is for the general Christian population, lay members of a Church, or individuals looking to practice counseling as a Christian Counselor.
Pastoral Counselor Certification – For individuals who are in the pastoral office or similar (e.g., elders, reverends, five-fold ministry offices).
Choice of “Counselor” or “Therapist” – This will depend on your preference and your state or jurisdiction restrictions (if any) on using these terms.
We also offer certification for those who already have counseling experience and are looking to be certified with a Christian organization.