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E. Grant Jones, PhD

E. Grant Jones, PhD

God created man and then women and then Psychology! Welcome to the world of human behavior. Those who have chosen wisely are psychology majors. Have you seen "the Light"?

Title: Professor

Office: Behavioral Sciences; Trask Hall 303 P

Email E. Grant Jones, PhD

Professional Information: PhD: Univ. of Missouri - Col. (Counseling Psychology), 1989
MS: Southwest Mo. St. Univ. (Guidance/Counseling), 1984
BS: Evangel University (Psych/Math/French), 1977 Licensed Psychologist (MO) since 1991

Job Responsibilities: Teach: Intro. to Psych., Group Dynamics, Parenting, and Psych. of Personality; Grad classes: Psychopathology, Psychotherapy, Integration III and Internship.
Taking Psychology majors and grad students overseas such as to Nairobi Kenya to do clinical work with orphans and HS students.
Coordinator of the Psychology program (Undergrad and grad).

Org Memberships: Christian Association for Psychological Studies (CAPS)

Courses Taught: Undergrad: Intro. to Psych., Group Dynamics, Parenting, Psych. of Personality, Research, Physiological psychology, and History of psychology Grad classes: Psychopathology, Psychotherapy, Integration III, Physiological psych and Internship Kenya practicum trip

Publications: Psychology of Missionary Adjustment

Started Work: 1980

Favorite Thing About Work: Watching the transformation of students going from being tentative, timid individuals to being confident, intelligent professionals who clearly demonstrate the knowledge of psychology with the love of Christ and the power of the Holy Spirit.

Was an Evangel Student: Yes: 1973 - 77

Favorite Memory as a Student: Being RA on Krause 3N. Go Brethren! Playing soccer for the school. Making lifelong friendships that still are important today. Getting a quality education that served me well in two graduate programs and becoming a licensed psychologist.

Originally From: Dakar, Senegal

Personal Information: Married to Rita Jones (MK to Fiji/Bangla Desh); Two sons: Ryan (2005 EU grad) and Cameron (EU Class of 2008)and their wives, the greatest daughter-in-laws ever, Mary (Moorman, 2005) Jones and Kayla (Poole, 2007) Jones. Hobbies: Playing soccer, hunting, fishing, scuba diving

Other: Cherry Coke is the nectar of the Gods and is an approved and acceptable bribe!

Top 5 Strengths:

Introduction to Counseling
Introduction to Applied Group Processes Syllabus
PSY 598/599 Internship I & II

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