CourseWork

Level I Coursework:

Download Cost: $180.00 | $300.00 (Download of three courses, Power Point presentation, relevant workbooks and/or study guides, case studies, and exam). Not recommended for dial-up connections.

Level I deals first with the theological basis for biblical counseling through an examination of Scriptures that uphold the sufficiency and superiority of God’s Word. Also addressed is the spiritual preparation of the counselor and his/her readiness to assume the counseling task.

Finally, this level provides an Introduction to Biblical Counseling by building a structure of biblical care including the use of Scripture in specific counseling situations, the role of the Holy Spirit, the process of transformation, and the purpose and power of repentance.

The student receives an overview of counseling individuals, couples, and families with attention given to the actual application of biblical counseling techniques. The following courses are required to complete Level I:

Level 1 Complete - Individual
Level 1 Complete - Individual
This contains all the documents, audio files, and bonus audio files for the following courses:
  • Introduction to Biblical Counseling
  • Biblical Counseling with Individuals
  • Biblical Counseling with Couples and Families
Level 1 Complete - Married Couples
Level 1 Complete - Married Couples
This contains all the documents, audio files, and bonus audio files for the following courses:
  • Introduction to Biblical Counseling
  • Biblical Counseling with Individuals
  • Biblical Counseling with Couples and Families

 

Looking for Individual Level 1 Course Files? Click here.

Level II Coursework:

Download Cost: $180.00 | $300.00 (Download of three courses, Power Point presentation, relevant workbooks and/or study guides, case studies, and exam).

Level II covers the Practice of Biblical Counseling and provides insight into specific issues faced in counseling. Topics addressed include dealing with:

  • Depression, Anxiety, Grief, and Anger
  • Unforgiveness and Bitterness
  • Sexual Sin
  • Alcohol and Drug Problems
  • Marriage and Family Problems and Pre-Marriage Counseling
  • Child and Adolescent Issues
  • Divorce and Blended Families
Level 2 Complete - Individual
Level 2 Complete - Individual
This contains all the documents, audio files, and bonus audio files for the following courses:
  • BC200–Biblical Counseling with Children and Adolescents
  • BC201–Evangelism in Biblical Counseling
  • BC202–Biblical Crisis Ministry
Level 2 Complete - Married Couples
Level 2 Complete - Married Couples
This contains all the documents, audio files, and bonus audio files for the following courses:
  • BC200–Biblical Counseling with Children and Adolescents
  • BC201–Evangelism in Biblical Counseling
  • BC202–Biblical Crisis Ministry

 

Looking for Individual Level 2 Course Files? Click here.

Level III Coursework

Download Cost: $120.00 | $200.00 (Download of two courses, Power Point presentation, relevant workbooks and/or study guides, case studies, and exam).

Level III provides an opportunity for participants to apply the knowledge and skills gained in levels I and II. In this final level of training, students receive supervision and consultation for specific case situations and must complete the following courses:

Level 3 Complete - Individual
Level 3 Complete - Individual
This contains all the documents, audio files, and bonus audio files for the following courses:
  • BC300-Advanced Biblical Counseling Case Seminar
  • Biblical Counseling with Complicated and Chronic Cases
Level 3 Complete - Married Couples
Level 3 Complete - Married Couples
This contains all the documents, audio files, and bonus audio files for the following courses:
  • BC300-Advanced Biblical Counseling Case Seminar
  • Biblical Counseling with Complicated and Chronic Cases

 

Looking for Individual Level 3 Course Files? Click here.

Counseling Practicum and Supervision

A key element of every student’s training will include the observation and practice of counseling, along with faculty supervision of the counseling process. Each student will complete each of the following three components before graduation:

Supervision Counseling Observation

Each student is required to observe ten (10) hours of biblical counseling with an approved Supervisor at either a BCI Training Center or other location approved by BCI Faculty. If a suitable location is not available, students will view ten hours video counseling demonstrations through download or DVD.

Counseling Practicum

Each student will complete a Counseling Practicum at an approved location wherein he/she will co-lead twenty (20) hours of counseling with an approved Supervisor.

This practicum may be completed through one of BCI’s four training centers (Fort Worth, TX, Appleton, WI, Green Bay, WI, St. Paul, MN, Destin, FL, Niceville, FL, Pensacola, FL, Ft. Walton Beach, FL, Mobile, AL, or Fairhope, AL) or through his/her local church with faculty approval.

Case Supervision

While conducting the Counseling Practicum, each student will have twelve (12) hours of direct Case Supervision with an approved Supervisor, either online (via Skype) or face-to-face.

Counseling Practicum and Supervision
Counseling Practicum and Supervision
Tuition • The cost for the full process to include Observation, Practicum, and Case Supervision is $250.00. (There are no files to download with this program.)
Counseling Practicum and Supervision - Married Couples
Counseling Practicum and Supervision - Married Couples
Tuition • The cost for the full process to include Observation, Practicum, and Case Supervision is $250.00. (There are no files to download with this program.)

Faculty Approval

At the completion of the Observation, Practicum, and Supervision, each student will require faculty approval to sit for the Final Examination, which will complete the Certificate Program.