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Statement on Licensure

As state governments continue to encroach upon the religious liberties of individuals and groups, ACBC recognizes that this is particularly noticeable within the discipline and practice of counseling. As Christians, we affirm that it is inconsistent to withhold biblical morality and mandates in counseling and soul care, in deference to...

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TIL 212 | Addiction Intervention

Featuring: What does "Addiction Intervention" mean? Steps of pre-intervention A Case Study of Addiction Intervention Resources:  The Heart of Addiction: A Biblical Perspective, Mark Shaw How Not to Raise an Addict, Mark Shaw Divine Intervention: Hope and Help for Families of Addicts, Mark Shaw Mark Shaw | How to Conduct an Addiction Intervention (ACBC Lecture) ...

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TIL 210: Domestic Abuse

Featuring: - First steps in responding to domestic abuse - Building involvement and offering hope - How to keep a victim safe - What if I am scared to counsel in this situation? - Complementarianism and domestic violence Resources from Chris Moles: The Heart of Domestic Abuse: Gospel Solutions for Men Who Use Control and Violence in...

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Counseling the Hard Cases | A Book Review

Childhood sexual abuse. Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. Postpartum Depression. Anorexia. Bipolar Disorder. Same-sex attraction. These are just a sample of the counseling problems discussed in Counseling the Hard Cases by Stuart Scott and Heath Lambert. This work is a compilation of stories written by a team of biblical counselors who relay...

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TIL 207 | Counseling Tips

Martha Peace has been counseling as an ACBC member since 1989. On today's podcast Martha reflects on her years of counseling experience. Along the way she has picked up some valuable lessons, and today she passes those lessons on to other biblical counselors. Resources: Martha Peace's Website Salvation Worksheets Attitudes of a Transformed Heart...

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