The American Association of Christian Therapists
Each applicant and his or her submitted
paperwork are reviewed by the Certification Review Board before being granted certification as a Pastoral or Clinical Counselor,
Therapist. The Persons below listed on the CRB are held in high esteem in the field of Christian and Pastoral Counseling
and Therapy. They have agreed to review each packet of information received at AACT Headquarters. Many persons,
Pastors and ministers who are not a pastor have made the decision to become a part of this prestigeous association. The AACT Advisory Board also serves as School Board for Dayspring
Christian University and the Institute of Theology & Christian Therapy.
Left to Right,
Top Row: Dr. Nancy Spillman, DCU Vice President, Louisiana Campus, AACT/University Certification Review Board; Dr.
Lisa Williams, President of Rivers Kingdom College & Advisor to Dr. Barkman, Certification Review Board; Dr. Gary
Barkman, President, AACT, Patriarch, The Dayspring Ministry Group; Ms. Dwana Barkman, AACT CEO, Dayspring
Christian University Registrar, Certification Review Board; Dr. Denis Francois, Vice President, Student Affairs,
University Chancellor, Certification Review Board, Tenured University Professor;
Left to Right,
Bottom Row; Dr. Debra P. Schmidt, President, Crossroads Christian Bible College & Theological Seminary, ECC Bishop, AACT/University
Associate Professor, Certification Review Board; Dr. John Carter, Certification Review Board, AACT/Univeresity Associate Professor;
Dr. Joseph Yacaginsky, University Vice President & Provost, Certification Review Board; Dr. Hurtestine Wilkerson,
LCCC, Advisor to the President for incoming student members, AACT/University Associate Professor; Dr. Johnny
Young, President of H.O.P.E. Bible Institute and Bishop over Heavely Hope Ministries, Baton Rouge, LA and Ferriday,
The above Board is the Dayspring International Leadership
They are responsible
for overseeing and Advising in the activities of the Dayspring Chaplains and the new campuses that are now opening for local
study. From left to right is: Dr. Lisa Williams, Dr. Johnny Young, Dr.
Gary Barkman, Dr. Ralph Long, Dr. Godwin Booysen. The Bottom row left to
right is; Dr. Nancy Spillman, Dr. Myrtle Jones, Prophetess Anita Robinson. More
information about the Dayspring Chaplaincy and the Board and the new Registered Louisiana Campus will soon be added.
P.O. Box 3634 Brookhaven, Mississippi 39603-7634
|Graduation at Ft. Lauderdale 2015
|Picture above and below is AACT's Involvement in
|the graduation of The H.O.P.E. Bible Institute at Baton Rouge Louisiana April 2016