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James M. Wood


James M. Wood

Title: Associate Professor of Psychology, Moody Theological Seminary
Department: None
Location: Michigan
School/Area: Seminary
Position: Teaching
Start Date: July 2013

Personal Information:


Dr. Wood began teaching classes in counseling psychology at MTS-Michigan in the fall of 2001. In addition to that he has taught and counseled for a number of years at a Christian school, worked as a staff psychologist at Pine Rest Christian Hospital in Grand Rapids, Mich., and has also worked as a consulting psychologist for various school districts, church and missions organizations. Additionally, he has maintained a private clinical practice for over 15 years. Dr. Wood’s private practice has focused on work with children, adults and families.

Educational Background:

BS, Wayne State University
MS, University of Detroit
PsyS, University of Detroit
PhD University of Detroit
Licensed Psychologist

Professional/Personal Interests:


• Fully Licensed Psychologist in Michigan
• Fully Certified School Psychologist
• Listed: National Register of Health Care Providers

Professional/Personal Background:

• Teacher/Counselor, Southfield Christian School, Southfield, Mich.
• Staff Psychologist, Pine Rest Christian Hospital, Grand Rapids, Mich.
• School Psychologist, South Lake Schools, St. Clair Shores, Mich.
• Psychologist Consultant, Oakland ISD, Waterford, Mich.
• Private Practice Psychologist (Children, Adolescents, Adults), Farmington, Mich.
• Short-term missions (teaching Marriage and Family at L’viv Bible College, Ukraine) through SEND International


• American Association of Christian Counselors
• Christian Association for Psychological Studies
• American Psychological Association
• American Association of Marriage & Family Therapists;


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