David Powlison

David Powlison, M.Div., Ph.D. worked for four years in psychiatric hospitals, during which time he came to faith in Christ. He teaches at CCEF and edits The Journal of Biblical Counseling (soon to be re-launched online). He received a Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania in the history of science and medicine, focusing on the history of psychiatry. He has a Master of Divinity degree from Westminster Theological Seminary, and has been doing biblical counseling for over 30 years. He has written numerous articles on counseling and on the relationship between faith and psychology. His books include Speaking Truth in Love, Seeing with New Eyes, Power Encounters, and The Biblical Counseling Movement: History and Context.

Mental And Emotional Issues Day 4

“Why Does My Mom Have Alzheimer’s?”

Alzheimer’s disease is the most common cause of dementia in older adults and, unfortunately, there is no cure.

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Mental And Emotional Issues Day 3

“I Have ADD.”

If someone you know struggles with Attention Deficit Disorder, then you’ll want to join us today when biblical counselors David Powlison and Ed Welch, answer Dennis Rainey’s questions about ADD.

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Mental And Emotional Issues Day 2

“I’m Depressed.”

What is depression?

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Mental And Emotional Issues Day 1

“I Have a Chemical Imbalance.”

Is there a link between chemical imbalances and the way we behave?

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