We need your help! We are looking for people who are passionate about helping others get their lives back on track, and for those who want to see relationships thrive.
Do you have a passion for seeing marriages and relationships find healing and hope? Do you have a desire to use your skills of relationship-building and life-giving in ministry to see others’ lives move forward? We’d love for you to join us!
Revive Wellness, through our partnership with CrossPointe College, offers a training program for people passionate about helping people and relationships thrive. Participants who complete the program earn the credential of Board Certified Christian Counselor* through the National Association of Christian Counselors. We equip you with the knowledge and training, and can help you establish a protocol for helping couples within your own church or ministry. We may even have a spot for you on staff, right here with us!**
Become a Pastoral Care Specialist with an easy-to-learn, easy-to-navigate training program. Learn at your own pace in your own time.
Students appreciate the BCCC/Pastoral Care Specialist program because it allows them the opportunity to learn at their own pace
Here’s a breakdown of the program, the cost, and what to expect:
– APPLICATION FEE: CrossPointe College $65.00
This application fee covers your admission to the BCCC program at CrossPointe College.
– CC101: Creation Therapy: $250.00
Creation Therapy is the foundation of what we do at Revive Wellness Group. The course teaches the model of Temperament, an easy to learn, easy to teach program that helps people truly understand the way God created them. This model has helped countless people find true freedom in their lives, families, and relationships.
Required textbook: Creation Therapy, Richard G. Arno, PhD, Phyllis J. Arno, PhD (included in the cost of this course).
– APPLICATION FEE: Sarasota Academy of Christian Counseling: $75.00
Your membership in the SACC authorizes you to run Temperament reports on individuals in your own counseling and coaching sessions.
– CC401: Introduction to Christian Counseling: $250.00
This introductory course addresses the local Church, the Christian Counselor and Coach, and the Christian community.
Required Textbook: Competent to Counsel, Jay Adams [Purchase Textbook: Amazon]
– PRACTICUM: Complete Required Temperament Reports: $350.00
As part of their practicum for this program, students must administer the APS Temperament report to 10 individuals.
APS reports are charged at a rate of $35.00 per report to the student. The student may elect to charge the individuals completing the report $35.00 to recoup those fees.
– CC402: Advanced Christian Counseling: $250.00
This courses introduces the Bible as the most valuable tool that can be used in Christian counseling and coaching.
Required Textbook: Christian Counseling: A Comprehensive Guide, Gary R. Collins [Purchase Textbook: Amazon]
– CC403: Counseling for Change: $250.00
This course covers a wide spectrum of counseling and coaching issues with avenues to bring about change in the life of individuals with whom you work.
– CLINICAL SUPERVISION: Three Hours Clinical Supervision: $195.00
Students must complete three hours of Clinical Supervision over the course of the practicum and program, discussing the APS Temperament reports they’ve completed with individuals, and gaining new wisdom and insights about the APS.
Clinical Supervision is completed either in-person or via online video chat with a Clinical Supervisor provided by Revive Wellness in one-hour increments. Clinical Supervision is charged at a rate of $65.00 per hour.
– CC404: Building Strong Marriages & Families: $250.00
This course covers a study of the importance of communication and the periphery things that, when lacking, tend to destroy a marriage.
– APPLICATION FEE: The National Association of Christian Counselors: $65.00
Membership in the NACC authorizes you to be conferred the credential of Board Certified Christian Counselor*.
TOTAL PROGRAM COST: $2,000
Students pay for coursework and application fees at the time of ordering each item. However, students are eligible for a $400 discount should they choose to make a one-time payment of $1,600 for the entire program.
PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS: Students enrolling in the BCCC/Pastoral Care Specialist program must have earned a minimum of a high school diploma or GED.
*The Board Certified Christian Counselor credential does not lead to state licensing as a professional counselor, clinical social worker, marriage & family therapist, or alcohol and drug counselor, but rather a certified counselor through the National Association of Christian Counselors.
**An offer of employment at Revive Wellness Group is not guaranteed following the successful completion of this program.
***This program does not lead to a degree from CrossPointe College, but rather a certificate from CPC as a Pastoral Care Specialist.
Why Stop Here?
Students who complete the BCCC/Pastoral Care Specialist program at CrossPointe College are eligible to continue their studies at CrossPointe College and apply their coursework from the BCCC program toward a Bachelor’s Degree in Christian Counseling.