Dr. David Howard, LMFT-S, LPC
Dr. David Howard joined the U.M.H.B. faculty in the fall of 2006. He is a graduate of the University of Oregon where he majored in psychology, and Western Seminary, where he received the Masters of Divinity degree in pastoral ministries. He received his M.A. in Human Development and Family Studies at Kansas State University while serving as a U.S. Army Chaplain 1974-1994. Following ten years of private practice as a marriage and family therapist, he earned the Ph.D. in Family Studies at Texas Woman’s University in 2004. As a faculty member of the Department of Graduate Counseling and Psychology, he serves as
the Director of Clinical Instruction and enjoys teaches primarily in the Marriage and Family Christian Counseling Program. He and his wife, Diane, are proud of their three grown sons, Jon, Matt, and Mark - all UMHB alumni, and they thoroughly enjoy their eight grandsons.
- Ph.D. Texas Woman’s University. Major: Family Studies. Dissertation title, “Process Evaluation of a Court-Mandated Divorce Education Program,” Chair: Dr. Mary Bold ( 2004).
- M.A. Kansas State University. Concentrations: Human Development & Family Studies. Thesis title, “Family Stress Management in the Military, ” (1988).
- M.Div. Western Seminary. Major: Pastoral Ministries (1971).
- B.A. University of Oregon. Major: Psychology (1967).
- Associate Professor, Department of Graduate Counseling & Psychology, The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, Belton, Texas, 2006-present.
- Director, Military Chaplains’ Program in the Marriage and Family Christian Counseling Program, The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, Belton, Texas, 2006-2009.
- Adjunct Professor, Graduate Department of Psychology and Counseling, The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, Belton, Texas, 2004-2006.
- Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Professional Counselor, Community Counseling Center, Belton, Texas, 1994-present.
- Chaplain (LTC), US Army, 1974-1994 (Retired).