Counseling Courses

The Curriculum:

Studies leading to Certification as a Biblical Counselor (CBC).

Courses Offered:

1.     Self Confrontation I:

The Basics of Biblical Change

2.     Self Confrontation II:

Helping Others to Change Biblically

3.     Biblical Counseling III:

Introduction to the Biblical Counseling Session (Requires recommendation from Pastor to take this course)

4.     Biblical Counseling IV:

Role Playing/Counseling Simulation and Internship (following completion of Courses I-III)

Course Duration:

12 weeks each

Internship:  

Clinical practice in actual counseling sessions begins as early as the latter part of the first course and includes team counseling and supervised Internships.

The Internship requires 50 clinical hours and is the main content of Biblical Counseling IV.  

Certification:  

BCI awards a Certification in Biblical Counseling (CBC) following the completion of the four courses described above and following the completion of 50 hours of clinical counseling practice .  Practice is in the following categories: Observer, Assistant, Co-Leader, and/or Intake Counselor.