Dr. Tim Clinton

Dr. Tim ClintonTimClinton@aol.com Email TimClinton@aol.com

Addresses

Office

AACC
129 Vista Centre Drive, Suite B
Forest, VA 24551
434-525-9470

Light Counseling, Inc.
2811 Linkhorne Drive, Suite
Lynchburg, VA 24503
434-384-1594

Liberty University
Center for Counseling and Family Studies
1971 University Blvd.
Lynchburg, VA 24502

Personal Info

Marital Status: Married July 19, 1980 to Julie Ann Rothmann
Children: Megan Ann – born March 12, 1990,  Zachary Timothy Adam – born December 12, 1995

Education

Degree

Institution  

Year

D.H.L.

Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters
Southern California Seminary, San Diego

2008 
Ed.D.

The College of William and Mary
Williamsburg, VA - Counseling 

1990
Ed.S.

The College of William and Mary
Williamsburg, VA - Professional Counseling

1989
M.A.

Liberty University
Lynchburg, VA - Counseling

1986
B.S.

Liberty University
Lynchburg, VA
Pastoral Ministries (Magna Cum Laude)

1984

Dissertation

Clinton, T. E., (1990). Assessment of behavior and personality characteristics of master’s level counselor education students across training and supervision. Unpublished doctoral dissertation, 

College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA.

Recipient: Virginia Tech: College of Education – Commonwealth Of Virginia “Outstanding Dissertation of the Year Award” (1991).

Professional Licenses/Certifications

  • Board Certified Professional Christian Counselor (2008)
  • Licensed Professional Counselor – State of Virginia #0701001364 (1988)
  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist – State of Virginia #0717000311 (1998)
  • Nationally Certified Counselor – National Board of Certified Counselors #20324 (1988)
  • Licensed and Ordained Minister (1989)

Professional Appointments

Virginia Board of Health Professions – State of Virginia, 1997 – 1999

  • Appointed by Governor George Allen

Virginia Board of Counseling, 1996 – 2004

  • Appointed by Governor George Allen

Virginia Association of Clinical Counselors, 1992 – 1994

  • Board Member: Lynchburg Regional President
  • Assignments:
    • Chair – Public Relations Committee
    • Member – Ethics and Standards Committee

Board of Professional Counselors – State of Virginia, 1993

  • Member: “Educational task force for counselor training and supervision standards.”

Professional Experience

President

American Association of Christian Counselors (nearly 50,000 active members)

1998 - present

Founder & President

Light University (160,000 students)

2000 - present
President & Founder Wildfire Weekend for Men 2008 - present
Co-Founder Extraordinary Women 2001 - present
President www.ecounseling.com 2005 - present
Executive Director

AACC Critical Incident Stress Management and Intervention Program (10,000 trained)

2001 - present
Executive Director 

Love 4 Life Weekend: In Celebration of National Marriage Day

2007 - present
Executive Director 

AACC World Conference on Christian Counseling - Opryland Hotel, Nashville TN
(Soldout events 8 years running)

biannually

1999 - 2009

Executive Vice-President

American Association of Christian Counselors

1994 - 1998
Conference Director

AACC World Conference on Christian Counseling - Hyatt Regency, Dallas, TX
(2,500 in attendance)

1997
Co-Executive Director

International Congress on the Family Co-Sponsored by "Focus on the Family"
and the "American Association of Christian Counselors" - Denver Convention Center

1995
Associate Director

American Association of Christian Counselors Chicago, IL

1991 - 1994
Publisher

"Christian Counseling Today" - a quarterly magazine feature of the American Association of Christian Counselors (readership 125,000)

1991 - present
 

"Ewomen" Magazine - a bi-monthly publication for Extraordinary Women
(readership 100,000)

2001 - present
 

"Marriage & Family: A Christian Journal" a quarterly publication of American Association of Christian Counselors (readership 25,000)

1997 - 2007
 

"Christian Counseling Connection" AACC quarterly (readership 125,000)

1991 - present
 

Soul Care Music Label with Marantha music

2002
Professional Consultant Rapha, Inc. - Houston, TX 1987 - 1994

Academic Experience

Executive Director/Professor of Counseling and Pastoral Care

Center for Counseling and Family Studies/ Counseling and Pastoral Care Liberty University/ Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary

2001 -present 

Special Assistant to the Chancellor

Liberty University/Liberty Theological Seminary 2001 - 2007

Distinguished Visiting Professor

Regent University - School of Counseling and Psychology - Virginia Beach, VA

2001 - 2002

Associate Provost

Liberty University 1992 - 1994
Dean School of Lifelong Learning - Liberty University 1992 - 1994

Associate Dean

School of Lifelong Learning - Liberty University 1990 - 1992
Chairperson

Department of Counseling - School of Religion - Liberty University

1990 - 1994

Adjunct Professor

Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary 1998 - 2001

Associate Professor

Department of Counseling - Liberty University 1991-1998

Executive Director

Liberty Institute for Lay Counseling 1989 -1992
Chairperson Department of Counseling and Psychology - School of Lifelong Learning - Liberty University 1987 -1993

Assistant Dean

School of Lifelong Learning - Liberty University

1989 -1990

Assistant Professor

Departments of Counseling & Psychology - Liberty University

1987 -1991

Visiting Professor

Wesley Biblical Seminary - Jackson, MS 1994
  Faith Seminary - Tacoma, WA 1997

 

Counseling Experience

Staff Privileges Virginia Baptist Hospital - Lynchburg, VA - Professional Counselor 1996 - present
Co-Founder Light Family Health Clinic - offering medical, counseling, chiropractic and dental care in a Christian setting 1990 - present
President Light Counseling, Inc. - Lynchburg VA 1990 - present
Associate Director Counseling Center - Jerry Falwell Ministries - Lynchburg, VA 1986 - 1990

 

Military Experience

Sergeant United States Army Reserve - Honorable Discharge 1978 - 1984

 

Editorial Positions

  • Christian Counseling Today – Editor and Columnist, 1998 – Present
  • American Association of Christian Counselors
  • EW Magazine—Editor and Columnist, 2007 - Present
  • National Liberty Journal – Contributing Editor and Columnist, 1995 – 2007
  • Liberty University, 1971 University Blvd., Lynchburg, VA 24502
  • Journal of Psychology and Theology – Editorial Board, 1995 – 2000
  • Rosemead School of Psychology, 13800 Biola Avenue, La Mirada, CA 90639-0001
  • Christian Parenting Today – Columnist, 1996 – 1998
  • Good Family Magazines, 4050 Lee Vance View, Colorado Springs, CO 80918-7102
  • Shine Magazine – Contributing Editor and Columnist, 2001 – 2007
  • Shine Media, Inc., P. O. Box 2493, Weatherford, TX 76086
  • ParentLife Magazine – Columnist 2000 – 2003
  • LifeWay Christian Resources, 127 Ninth Avenue North, Nashville, TN 37234-0140
  • Christian Counseling Connection – President’s Column 1998 – Present
  • American Association of Christian Counselors, 1639 Rustic Village Road, Forest, VA 24551

Publications

Books

  • Clinton, T. & Langberg, D. (2011). The quick-reference guide to counseling women. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Books
  • Clinton, T. & Hawkins, R. (2011). The popular encyclopedia of Christian Counseling: An indispensible tool for helping people with their problems. Eugene, OR: Harvest House Publishers
  • Clinton, T. & Clark, C. (2010). The quick-reference guide to counseling teenagers. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Books.
  • Clinton, T. & Laaser, M. (2010). The quick-reference guide to sexuality and relationship counseling. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Books.
  • Clinton, T. & Straub, J. (2010). God attachment: Why you believe, act, and feel the way you do about God. Nashville, TN: Howard Publishing.
  • Clinton, T. & Trent, J. (2009). The quick-reference guide to marriage and family counseling. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Books.
  • Clinton, T. & Hawkins, R. (2009). The quick-reference guide to Biblical counseling. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Books.
  • Clinton, T. and Springle, P. (2007). Trusted friends. Nashville, TN: Lifeway Publishing.
  • Clinton, T. (2006). Turn your life around: Breaking free from your past to a new and better you. Nashville, TN: Warner Faith.
  • Clinton, T. and Sibcy, G. (2006). Why you do the things you do: The secret to healthy relationships. Nashville, TN: Integrity Press.
  • Clinton, T. and Sibcy, G. (2006). Loving your kids too much: How to stay close without overindulging, overcontrolling, or overprotecting. Nashville, TN: Integrity Press.
  • Clinton, T. and Ohlschlager, G. (2005). Caring for people God’s way: A new guide for Christian counseling. Nashville, TN: Thomas Nelson Publishers.
  • Clinton, T. and Sibcy, G. (2002). Attachments. Nashville, TN: Integrity Press. (30,000 Hardback/ Soft-cover release March 2006)
  • Clinton, T. and Ohlschlager, G. (2002). Competent Christian counseling: Volume I. Colorado Springs, CO: Waterbrook.
  • Clinton, T. (Executive Editor – July, 2001). The soul care Bible. Nashville, TN: Thomas Nelson. (60,000 units/ Second release Spring 2006)
  • Clinton, T. and Clinton, J. (2000). The marriage you’ve always wanted. Nashville, TN: Word. (30,000+ units)
  • Clinton, T. (1999). Before a bad goodbye: How to turn your marriage around. Nashville, TN: Word.
  • Collins, G. and Clinton, T. (1992). Baby boomer blues. Waco, TX: Word.
  • Clinton, T. (1991). Counseling for panic disorders with agoraphobias. (Invited Chapter) Case studies in Christian counseling, Gary R. Collins (Ed.). Waco, TX: Word.

Presentations

Church Ministries and Related Events

  • North Cleveland Church of God—Cleveland, TN
  • Potter’s House with Bishop T.D. Jakes
  • The Greater Washington Christian Education Association (GWCEA)
  • House of the Lord, Akron, OH
  • Spotswood Baptist Church—Fredericksburg, VA
  • Christ Church—Nashville, TN
  • First Baptist Church—Texarkana, TX
  • World Vision Headquarters—Seattle, WA
  • Blue Ridge Pregnancy Center
  • Pastor to Pastor-Focus on the Family
  • Rethink Conference--Crystal Cathedral
  • Virginia Counselor Association – Presenter
  • Focus on the Family
  • Phoenix First Assembly—National Association of Marriage Enhancement
  • Thomas Road Baptist Church – Super Conference
  • North Cleveland Church of God – Cleveland, TN
  • New Canaan Society
  • Megafest with Bishop T.D. Jakes
  • American Association of Christian Counselors – 50 Conferences
  • International Congress on the Family – Worship Presenter, Track Coordinator and Presenter
  • Focus on the Family (Counseling Enrichment Program) – Presenter

Colleges and Universities

  • Wesley Theological Seminary—Washington DC
  • Western Seminary—Portland, OR
  • New York Theological Seminary--NY
  • Capital Bible Seminary—Washington DC
  • Cedarville University
  • John Brown University
  • Lee University
  • Nyack/ Alliance Graduate School of Counseling
  • Messiah College
  • Southern Adventist University – Collegedale, TN
  • Gardner-Webb University
  • Liberty University
  • Regent University– Psychology Colloquium – “Attachments”
  • Regent University – 20th Anniversary Celebration – Keynote Speaker – School of Counseling
  • Clear Creek Bible Baptist College – Lyman – Lacy Distinguished Lecture Series
  • Western Seminary Faculty and Staff Academic Orientation
  • Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools – Invited Speaker
  • National Research Institute – Presenter

Radio

  • Weekly Guest Expert on Spirit FM Good Morning Radio in SW and Central Virginia
  • American Family Radio – “Turn it around with Dr. Tim Clinton” – Twice weekly
  • The Dave Ramsey Radio Show
  • United News International
  • The Chris Fabre Program—Moody Network
  • “New Life” Live
  • Associated Press
  • Moody Midday Connection
  • Focus on the Family – Teen “Live-call in” with Steve Russo
  • Woman to Woman with Phyllis Wallace
  • Renewing the Heart with Janet Parshall
  • Janet Parshall’s America
  • Bible Broadcasting Network
  • Salem Radio Network News
  • Family News in Focus
  • Family Life Today with Dennis Rainey
  • Life Perspectives with Don Hawkins
  • USA Radio
  • Decision Today with Billy Graham
  • United News and Information
  • American Family Radio
  • XTR Live

Television

  • “Turn It Around with Dr. Tim”
  • “Celebration” with Marcus and Joni Lamb
  • “Enjoying Everyday Life” with Joyce Meyer
  • “The Harvest Show”
  • “Inspiration Today” with Dave and Barbara Curcillo
  • Trinity Broadcasting Network—‘Praise the Lord’
  • Paula White Today
  • D. James Kennedy – Cornerstone Television Program
  • “Cope” TV Program

Newspaper/Magazine Interview

  • New York Daily News
  • Boston Herald
  • Florida Times Union
  • New York Times
  • Charisma Magazine
  • Agape Press
  • LA Times

Internet

Crosswalk.com

Award and Honors

  • Outstanding Young Men of American
  • Who’s Who in American Education
  • Who’s Who in Human Services
  • Who’s Who in America (47th Edition)
  • The Society of Young American Professionals
  • National Distinguished Service Registry – Counseling and Development
  • Who’s Who in South and Southeast
  • Phi Alpha Theta – National Honor Society – History
  • Kappa Delta Phi – National Honor Society – Education
  • Chi Sigma Iota – National Honor Society – Counseling