Counselor

Counselors are committed to the following:

1.Complete all requirements for Counselor Trainee

2.Continuing Education
 
a. Formal Training -- Within one year of becoming a counselor complete one of the following courses:
   -Contemporary Issues in Biblical Counseling, www.biblicalcounselingcenter.org
(Weekend seminar offered at various locations. Sessions are available on DVD.Contact NHCM office for further information.)

   -Biblical Counseling Training Conference Track 2 at Faith Church in Lafayette, IN, www.faithlafayette.org
 (Five day seminar offered once a year. These sessions also available on DVD.Contact NHCM office for further information)

b. NHCM Training – attend 75% of classes offered by NHCM each year.  

c. Counselors are encouraged to continue to seek additional training beyond requirements through reading, seminars, etc.
      Instruments in the Redeemer's Hand by Paul David Tripp
      How People Change by Timothy Lane and Paul David Tripp
      Relationships - A Mess Worth Making by Timothy Lane and Paul David
      Tripp