James L. Furrow, PhD

Dr. Furrow is the Evelyn and Frank Freed Professor of Marital and Family Therapy in the Department of Marriage and Family. He joined the Fuller School of Psychology faculty in 1995. Furrow holds a PhD from Kansas State University, an MA from Fuller Theological Seminary, and a BA from the University of Tulsa. Furrow’s research interests focus on couples therapy, interpersonal relationships, and positive youth development. He is a clinical member and an approved supervisor of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, a member of the National Council on Family Relations, and a Certified Family Life Educator. He is also a certified practitioner, supervisor, and trainer of Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy (EFT).

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Listen to Jim Furrow’s lecture, hosted by Fuller’s All Seminary Council, “Life on Purpose: Resilience and the Power of Redeeming Relationships.