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Chip Dickens

Prior to joining the faculty Dr. Dickens served as an associate pastor in the areas of pastoral care and counseling. He has previously served on the faculty of Biola University and has taught seminary and graduate-level courses internationally in Austria, Hong Kong, and Sri Lanka. Dr. Dickens is professionally active in the American Association of Christian Counselors and also serves as a contributing editor for the Journal of Psychology and Theology. He is married to Rebecca and they have two children: Joshua and Jillian.

Educational Background

  • BS, Texas Wesleyan University, 1991
  • MA, Southern Methodist University, 1993
  • PhD, Southern Methodist University, 1995

Courses Taught

  • BC5101 - Pastoral Counseling
  • BC5215 - Normal Human Growth
  • BC5225 - Abnormal Human Behavior
  • BC5240 - Research Methods & Statistics
  • BC5245 - Appraisal & Assessment Techniques
  • BC5305 - Counseling and Ethics Practicum I
  • BC5310 - Counseling Practicum II
  • BC5315 - Counseling Practicum III
  • BC5325 - Counseling Practicum Elective
  • DM7635 - Marriage & Family Counseling