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Dr. Mark Yarhouse Presents Guest Lectures on Sexual Identity



Covenant College is pleased to welcome Dr. Mark Yarhouse, professor of psychology at Regent University, as guest speaker for an Academic Lecture Series on January 26-27, 2009.

 

Dr. Mark Yarhouse speaks at Covenant College Jan. 26, 2009

Monday, January 26

10:00 am & 11:00 am

Chapel Auditorium

"Punctuation, Grammar, and Sexual Identity"

 

4:00 pm

Sanderson Hall 215

"Competing Metaphors for a Christian Understanding of Sexual Identity"

 

Tuesday, January 27

11:00 am

Chapel Auditorium

"Stewardship and Sexual Identity"

 

Dr. Mark Yarhouse specializes in the areas of marriage and family therapy, human sexuality, integration of psychology and theology, sexual identity, and ethics. Since 1998 he has taught in the doctoral program at Regent University in Virginia Beach, Virginia.


He has published a number of books, including Modern Psychopathologies: A Comprehensive Christian Appraisal (2005), and Homosexuality: The Use of Scientific Research in the Church's Moral Debate (2000). In 2004 Dr. Yarhouse developed the Institute for the Study of Sexual Identity (ISSI) at Regent.


He received a Psy.D. in clinical studies, an M.A. in clinical psychology, and an M.A. in theological studies from Wheaton College, as well as a B.A. in philosophy and art with a minor in psychology from Calvin College.

 

The views expressed by Covenant-sponsored speakers and other college guests do not necessarily represent the views of Covenant College or its constituencies.