Our Master of Arts in Apostolic Counseling degree is required to be certified.
Certification Reading Requirements ATS Counseling Program Choose at least one from each of the five groups. Publisher is in parenthesis. Write a 500 word summary.
Group 1 Manufacturing Victims, by Dr. Tana Dineen (Robert Davies Multlmedia) Talking Back to Prozac, by Dr. Peter Breggin
Group 2 Four Temperaments, Astrology and Personality Testing, by Dr. Martin Bobgan (Eastgate) America: The Sorcerer’s New Apprentice, by Dave Hunt (Harvest House)
Group 3 Why Christians Can’t Trust Psychology, by Dr. Ed Bulkley (Harvest House) Christian Psychology’s War on God’s Word, by Jim Owen (Eastgate) The Emperor’s New Clothes, by Kirk Kilpatrick (Crossway Books) Psychobabble, by Richard Ganz (Crossway Books) Psychiatry As Religion, by Dr. Paul Vitz (Eerdmans) Our Sufficiency in Christ, by John F. MacArthur (Crossway Books) Only God Can Heal the Wounded Heart, by Dr. Ed Bulkley (Harvest House)
Group 4 The Aryan Christ, by Richard Noll (Random House) Unauthorized Freud, by Frederick Crews (Penguin) The Jung Cult, by Richard Noll (Free Press)
Group 5 The Myth of Mental Illness, by Dr. Thomas Szasz (Harper & Row) Blaming The Brain, by Dr. Elliot S. Valenstein, Ph.D. (Free Press) Making Monsters, by Richard Offshe and Ethan Watters (Scribners) Talking Back to Ritalin, by Dr. Peter Breggin