Early Registration Deadline Approaching For Bryan's Critical Thought And Practice Symposium

Wednesday, October 17, 2012
Early registration, with its conference fee discounts, ends Oct. 29 for “Into the Consulting Room: Five Approaches to Counseling and Christianity.”  Last-minute registrations, at the non-discounted price, will be available at the conference registration table.    
         

Jointly sponsored by the Bryan Institute for Critical Thought and Practice and Richmont Graduate University, the symposium is designed for psychologists, counselors, social workers and those in related fields to have the opportunity to hear and observe various models of integrating counseling and Christian faith. The symposium will be held Friday and Saturday, Nov. 2-3 at the Chattanooga Convention Center. In addition to snapshots of these five models, counselors will offer a clinical demonstration of their method.

The event will be moderated by Dr. Timothy A. Sisemore, director of research and professor of psychology and counseling at Richmont Graduate University, and Dr. Stephen P. Greggo, professor of counseling at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. Sisemore and Greggo are co-editors of the recently-released InterVarsity Press volume Counseling and Christianity: Five Approaches.                Speakers include Dr. Diane Langberg, a faculty member at Westminster Theological Seminary and director of Langberg and Associates, a group practice in suburban Philadelphia; Dr. Mark R. McMinn, professor of psychology at George Fox University; Dr. Gary W. Moon, executive director of the Martin Institute for Christianity and Culture and the Dallas Willard Center for Christian Spiritual Formation at Westmont College; Dr. Thomas G. Plante, professor of psychology at Santa Clara University and adjunct clinical professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at Stanford University School of Medicine; and Dr. Stuart W. Scott,  who teaches biblical counseling at The Southern Baptist Seminary.


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Student Scene

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Retired Lee Professor of Education Dr. Ashley Smith, Jr. was presented the Distinguished Service Award at the Tennessee Association of Middle Schools 43rd Annual Conference. Dr. Smith received this award from TAMS for his commitment and dedication to Middle Level Education at the local, state, and national levels. “I have been passionate about advocating for middle grades ... (click for more)

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Imagine!, an arts education program created by ArtsBuild in 2010, gives students an early, systematic introduction to the arts and local arts organizations. Through the program, all public elementary schools in Hamilton County can send their students (grades K-fifth) on a field trip to experience the arts at no cost to families or the school. "Last school year (2021-2022), ... (click for more)

Breaking News

City Council Gives Final Approval For Stadium Deal; Council Adds Provisions For "Transparency" On $80 Million Project

The City Council on Tuesday unanimously approved the $80 million Southside Stadium project. The action puts in motion the ability for a new city/county Sports Authority to convene and issue $80 million in bonds for the "community" facility on nine acres at the U.S. Pipe/Wheland Foundry site. Councilman Chip Henderson added several provisions that he said would add "transparency" ... (click for more)

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Officials of the Chattanooga Housing Authority said the plan to re-envision the Westside includes building 1,783 new housing units. Betsy McCright, CHA executive director, said the College Hill Courts and the Gateway Tower will be taken down, but she said residents in those 629 have been promised a spot in some of the new housing. She said the demolition will be in stages ... (click for more)

Opinion

Rest In Peace, Larry Wallace

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Election Day Observations - And Response

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