Move beyond coping to restoration. Discover how to map the internal wiring of a person’s mind and heart, to address struggles like isolation, lack of boundaries, shame, and feeling as though they have no voice. Acquire the skills to engage with individuals who are struggling with issues like depression, anxiety, relational roadblocks, or addictions, being deeply attuned to their needs. Guided by Dr. John Townsend, the Institute Fellows, and our hand-picked faculty, students will gain competency in over 20 skills that use the transformative power of relationship, emotions, and cognitions to create profound and lasting change. CUI’s graduate certificate program will offer you marketable skill sets that can give you a professional advantage in your current or future job or ministry.
Dr. John Townsend is a New York Times best-selling author, leadership consultant, psychologist and relationship expert. For more than twenty years Dr. Townsend has engaged with leaders, organizations and individuals offering life-changing solutions to common challenges. He brings this depth of experience to the courses offered in the Townsend Institute's Counseling Certificate program.