John C. Carr, PhD
John C. Carr holds a PhD in Pastoral Psychology & Counseling (Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary and Northwestern University), a ThM in Pastoral Theology (Princeton Theological Seminary), and a BD in Old Testament (Knox College, Toronto). In 2017, Knox College honoured him with a Doctor of Divinity (honoris causa). John is a former AAPC Diplomate, former CASC/ACSS Teaching Supervisor in CPE and PCE, retired member of AAMFT (former Clinical Member and Approved Supervisor), and Chartered Psychologist (Alberta # 1035). He is retired after five decades of professional practice as a parish minister, pastoral psychotherapist, and clinical pastoral educator. John was a founding member of the St. Stephen's DMin Program Committee (1975-2018) and the MPS Program Committee (1999-2018). He has supervised both doctoral and master's dissertations/theses, taught therapy theory and practice courses in the master's program, and assisted in various ways with courses for DMin students. Dr. Carr has published extensively in fields of research methodology, professional formation, and cross-cultural and pastoral theory/theology and practice. He spent 15 months as Visiting Fellow, Pastoral Counselling & Education at the Campbell Centre in Christchurch, Aotearoa New Zealand, and has taught therapy theory and research methodology at the Mar Thoma Seminary in Kottayam, Kerala, S. India. Dr. Carr was installed as Professor Emeritus at the Fall 2018 convocation of St. Stephen's College.