Dr. Jeff Nave

Dr. Jeff NaveDirector of Testing and Counseling
Associate Professor of Psychology and Counseling
Director of Testing and Counseling

Office: HSC 270
Office Phone: 504-816-8004
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E-Mail: jnave@nobts.edu

Education

  • Doctor of Philosophy, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, New Orleans, LA, May 2002
  • Master of Divinity, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, New Orleans, LA, May 1996
  • Bachelor of Science, Kennesaw State College, Kennesaw, GA, December 1992

Teaching Experience

  • Associate Professor of Psychology and Counseling, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary (2004-present)
  • Visiting Professor, Cuban Baptist Theological Seminary, Havana (Fall 2010)
  • Adjunct Professor, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary (1999-2004)

Teaching Specializations

  • Mental Disorders and Treatment
  • Appraisal of Individuals
  • Chemical Dependency Treatment
  • Integration of Psychology, Theology and Spirituality
  • Structural Marriage and Family Therapy

Ministry Experience

  • Minister of Pastoral Care and Counseling, Northshore Church (SBC), Slidell, LA (January 2005-present )
  • Minister of Counseling/Director of Counseling Center, Williams Boulevard Baptist Church, Kenner, LA (May 1996-October 2004)
  • Youth Ministry Intern, Mableton First Baptist Church, Mableton, GA (1991-1992)

Publications

Journal Articles

  • “Socially Desirable Responding Among Seminary Students.” Interpretation, 10, Spring 2002, 2.
  • “Preliminary Findings on Socially Desirable Responding Among Seminary Students.” Interpretation, 11, Fall 2002, 2.

Professional Presentations

  • “Spiritual Integration.” Masters and Johnson’s Advanced Training Workshop, June 7-10, 2000, New Orleans, LA
  • “Being Uniquely Christian in a Secular Setting.” Meeting of American Association of Christian Counselors, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary chapter, September 17, 2003, New Orleans, LA
  • “Beyond Birth Order.” Meeting of Student Wives Fellowship of the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, January 22, 2004, New Orleans, LA
  • “Conflict and Intimacy.” Community Marriage Seminar at New Life Baptist Church, May 8, 2004, New Orleans, LA
  • “Child Growth and Development.” Parent Training Seminar Series at Edgewater Baptist Church, October 12, 2004, New Orleans, LA
  • “Reconciliation-Focused Counseling: Viewing Problems Through a Relational Lens.” Spring 2005 meeting of the Christian Association for Psychological Studies, Dallas, TX.
  • “Created to Relate.” Summer Tune-up Series at Northshore Church. August 3-24, 2005, Slidell, LA.
  • “Stress Management for Ministry Professionals.” Presentation to the staff of Olive Baptist Church, July 18, 2006, Pensacola, FL.
  • “Know When To Say ‘When:’ Maintaining Healthy Boundaries In Chemical Dependency Treatment.” Addictions: Problems and Solutions. Conference on Issues in Christian Counseling. Ouachita Baptist University, February 25, 2011, Arkadelphia, AR.
  • “Balancing Personal and Professional Priorities.” Caring for the Caregiver. Conference on Issues in Christian Counseling. Ouachita Baptist University, February 24, 2012, Arkadelphia, AR.