Faculty & Staff
Faculty in the Department of Marriage and Child and Family Services provide rich resources in academic, clinical, and spiritual leadership. Faculty members in the MFT program are licensed mental health professionals, and in addition to their teaching and research interests, they each have their own private practice caseloads. Child and Family Services faculty are Certified Family Life Educators and are involved in providing educational programs to their churches and the community.
All of the faculty are dedicated Christians and are intentional about integrating their spiritual and professional lives. Faculty are also involved in their professions through membership in professional organizations such as the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, the National Council on Family Relations, and the Christian Association for Psychological Studies. The faculty regularly present at state, national, and international conferences and publish their work in peer-reviewed academic journals.
Dale Bertram, Ph.D., LMFT (KY), LMFT (AL)
B.A., Eastern New Mexico University, 1981
Greg Brooks, Ph.D., LMFT
B.A., Harding University, 1997
Steven Wages, Ph.D. CFLE
A.A., Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College
Kurt Boyland, MMFT, LMFT, LPC
M.MFT, Abilene Christian University, 2002
Cara Flanders, M.MFT, LPC-S, LMFT
B.S., Harding University, 1988
Janet Jergins, M.MFT, LMFT, LPC
B.S., Lubbock Christian University, 1976
Thomas Milholland, Ph.D., LMFT
B.S., Oklahoma Christian University, 1966
Heidi Morris, Ph.D., CFLE
B.A., Abilene Christian University, 1998
Steve Rowlands, M.MFT, LMFT, LPC
B.A., University of New Mexico, 1988
Teri is the Administrative Coordinator for the Department of Marriage and Child and Family Services. She manages all academic tasks including applications, interview dates, budgetary concerns, and accreditation materials. She also serves as the Degree Plan Specialist for the B.S. in Child and Family Services.
Barbara is the Administrative Coordinator for the Marriage and Family Institute. She manages the day-to-day operations of the MFI including receiving intake calls, assigning clients to therapists, and managing the accounting practices of the clinic.