This course introduces the student to the field of pastoral care, including its basis, goals, terminology, concepts, and techniques. 

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a broad understanding of Christian counseling as a field within pastoral care, including its terminology, basis, goals, and techniques.
  • Appreciate the changes that take place in different stages of life, and use this knowledge to enrich your own life as a counselor.
  • Use the Bible appropriately as a counseling tool for people struggling with personal issues such as anxiety, unforgiveness, depression, and illness.