Arllen Ade

M.A., Ph. D.

abade@liberty.eduChloe Riss

Dr. Arllen Ade is originally from Cameroon, Central Africa and he has been married to his wife Winnie for over 10 years. They have three children—Alfred (9), Arllene (6), and Arllen, Jr. (4).  Arllen moved to the United States 12 years ago, but before that he worked for 10 years in Cameroon with college-age students and their families. He has a Ph.D. in Professional Counseling and he has also earned a Master’s degree in Pastoral Counseling. As a Pastoral counselor, Arllen has worked in church and university settings, often serving as a singles’ pastor and counselor among students at several different levels. While still a doctoral intern, he provided clinical counseling in diverse hospital psychiatric units, which included addictions and dual diagnosis with adult and adolescent populations. While working as a professional counselor in the Dean of Students Office at LU, Arllen is also privileged to teach online counseling and psychology courses part-time.