Visiting Lecturer, Morling College (The Baptist Theological College of New South Wales), Macquarie Park, New South Wales, Australia, 2016
Executive Director, Board of Christian Professional & Pastoral Counselors, International Board of Christian Care, 2013-Present
Visiting Professor, Eastern Cuba Baptist Theological Seminary, Santiago, Cuba, 2018
Books & Articles (Selected)
The Counsel of Heaven on Earth: Foundations for Biblical Christian Counseling (Nashville, TN: Broadman & Holman Publishers, June, 2006)
“Research in Christian Counseling: Proving and Promoting Our Valued Cause” (Chapter 30, pp. 641-657), Competent Christian Counseling, Volume One: Foundations & Practice of Compassionate Soul Care (Colorado Springs, Colorado: WaterBrook Press, 2002).
Ian F. Jones, Tim Clinton, and George Ohlschlager, “Christian Counseling and Essential Biblical Principles,” in Timothy Clinton and George Ohlschlager (editors), Caring for People God’s Way: Personal and Emotional Issues, Addictions, Grief, and Trauma (Nashville, TN: Nelson Reference & Electronic, 2005), pp. 45-71.
“Ministry to the grieving: Care giving after the Wedgwood tragedy,” Southwestern News (Special Edition), Vol. 58. (1999), pp. 16-17.
“Inner Healing and Therapeutic Prayer: The Parameters and Power of Prayer in Counseling,” Christian Counseling Today, Vol. 15, No. 2 (2007), 25-27.
“What’s New about Christian Counseling as Mission,” Edification: Journal of the Society for Christian Psychology, Vol. 2, Issue 2 (2008): 19-20.
“Genesis and Counseling,” Transformation, Vol. 3, No. 1 (2009): 2-3.
Eric Johnson & Ian F. Jones, “The Use of Scripture in Counseling,” Christian Counseling Today, Vol. 16, No. 4 (2009), 47-50.
“Wise Counsel from the Past: Luther on Depression,” Transformation, Vol. 4, No. 2 (2010): 3-4.
“Spiritual Support Systems,” in The Popular Encyclopedia of Christian Counseling: An Indispensible Tool for Helping People With Their Problems, edited by Tim Clinton and Ron Hawkins (Eugene, OR: Harvest House Publishers, 2011), 72-73.
“Quantitative Research,” in The Popular Encyclopedia of Christian Counseling: An Indispensible Tool for Helping People With Their Problems, edited by Tim Clinton and Ron Hawkins (Eugene, OR: Harvest House Publishers, 2011), 548-550.
“Communicating Truth in Biblically-Based Counseling,” Transformation, Vol. 4, No. 3 (2010).
“Biblical Preparation and Practice in Christian Counseling,” Christian Counseling Today, Vol. 18, No. 4 (2011), 52-55.
“The Uniqueness of Human Nature in Christian Counseling,” Transformation, Vol. 5, No. 4 (2013), 6-8.
AACC Christian Counseling Best Practices Series (3-Hour Study Program): A Theology of Christian Counseling 2.0
“Chapter 10: Christian Formation of the Self Strategies.” In Counseling Techniques: A Comprehensive Resource for Christian Counselors (pp. 197-220), edited by John C. Thomas (Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 2018).
Professional Affiliations, Certifications, Licenses, and Presentations
Evangelical Theological Society (ETS)
American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT)--Clinical Fellow
American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC)
Christian Association for Psychological Studies (CAPS)
Board Certified Professional Christian Counselor (BCPCC), International Board of Christian Counselors
Biblical Foundations and Spiritual Formation Network (BFSFN) (Co-Director)
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), Louisiana & Texas
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), Texas
Various presentations and workshops at CAPS conferences, AACC National & World Conferences, Tarrant Baptist Association for Marriage & Family Therapy, and at a Southwestern Social Science Association (SSSA) meeting.
Honors & Awards
Alpha Chi Honor Society
Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
Who's Who in America (2002, 2007)
Who's Who in American Education (2006-2007, 2007-2008)
Who's Who of Emerging Leaders in America
Who's Who in the South and Southwest
Who's Who Among Young American Professionals
Who's Who Among America's Teachers (2002, 2005-2006)
Dictionary of International Biography
1992 Piper Foundation Nominee for Outstanding Professor, Texas
1992 Mayoral Appointee, Brownwood Human Relations Commission
1996 Howard Payne University Certificate for Excellence in Teaching
Outstanding Alumnus Award, School of Community Service, University of North Texas, 1997
The Heritage Registry of Who's Who (2005, 2006-2007)
Strathmore's Who's Who (2005, 2006-2007)
Manchester Who's Who Among Professional Therapists "Honors Edition" (2005-2006)
Who's Who in the World (2006-2007)
The Metropolitan Who's Who Registry (2006-2007)
Cambridge Who's Who Among Professional Therapists "Honors Edition" (2006-2007)
Gary R. Collins Award for Academic Excellence in Christian Counseling, AACC, 2009
Outstanding Research Professor, Marvin Jones Award for Excellence, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, 2015