In 2018, SRM partnered with the gold-standard of biblical counseling certification, Association of Certified Biblical Counselors (ACBC) to further our mission.
Becoming an ACBC Certified Biblical Counselor with LBCI training:
- 30-hour basics training course
- LBCI offers an ACBC approved course
- Observe a Certified Counselor for 10 hours
- LBCI offers opportunities to witness live sessions of an ACBC certified counselor
- Read 1,000 pages from approved reading list. The list of required reading can be found on the ACBC here.
Phase 2 – LBCI offers workshops to help you answer these questions:
- Complete the Theology Exam – 24 questions
- Complete the Counseling Exam – 20 questions
- Be observed by an ACBC Fellow for 50 hours of supervised counseling
If you have questions, please contact our LBCI Director, James McGowan, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 413-732-0808, Ext. 151.