“If you do any type of counseling or ministry with teenagers whatsoever, you will need this book. It’s easy to use and provides great starter questions and resources for further study.” – Leslie Vernick, LCSW, counselor, speaker, and author of The Emotionally Destructive Relationship
Dr. Tim Clinton is an internationally recognized leader in the Christian counseling movement. A licensed professional counselor and marriage and family therapist, he currently serves as President of the nearly 50,000 member American Association of Christian Counselors—the largest faith-based counseling organization in the world. He is also Executive Director of the Center for Counseling and Family Studies and Professor of Counseling and Pastoral Care at Liberty University and Liberty Theological Seminary. An ordained minister, he lectures and has written extensively on counseling and marriage and family related issues.
Joshua Straub, Ph.D. has served on the executive staff for the American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC) for more than five years and is an adjunct professor at Liberty University for the Center for Counseling and Family Studies. Having served either as a counselor, professor, or pastor since 2000, Josh now spends his time training and speaking to Christian counselors, pastors, and lay leaders across America at AACC conferences, Acquire the Fire events, local churches, and various youth conferences. He specializes in attachment research, crisis and trauma, the Millennial generation, and on cultivating healthy relationships both with God and others. He has coauthored two books including God Attachment: Why You Believe, Act, and Feel the Way You Do About God, and The Quick Reference Guide to Counseling Teenagers. Josh is married to the love of his life, Christi.