Associate Professor of Pastoral Counseling Director Pastoral Care & Counseling
Dr. Van Lant is a licensed clinical psychologist who
received his Ph.D. from Rosemead School of Psychology, Biola University. He teaches courses in pastoral care and
counseling, marriage counseling, psychopathology, and health psychology. Dr. Van Lant has a clinical practice at the
Center for Individual and Family Therapy (CIFT), a large, non-profit Christian
counseling center in Orange County CA.
He also serves on the board of directors for CIFT. In his clinical role, he works primarily with
depression, anxiety, and stress disorders as well as couples and those
suffering from long-term emotional and spiritual distress. Dr. Van Lant speaks on a broad range of
topics including men’s issues, parenting, marriage and general relationships
issues. He is married and the father of
three sons. In his spare time he likes
to sail, fly-fish, read, listen to music, and anything related to hanging out
with his wife and boys.