Board of Christian Crisis & Trauma Response

BCFR – Board Certified First Responder 

BCCRS – Board Certified Crisis Response Specialist 

BCCRC – Board Certified Crisis Response Chaplain 

BCCRT – Board Certified Crisis Response Therapist 

Board of Christian Professional and Pastoral Counseling

BCBC – Board Certified Biblical Counselor 

BCPC – Board Certified Pastoral Counselor 

BCCC – Board Certified Christian Counselor 

BCPCC – Board Certified Professional Christian Counselor 

Board of Christian Life Coaching

CACC – Certified Associate Christian Coach 

CPCC – Certified Advanced Christian Coach 

CMCC – Certified Master Christian Coach 

Board of Mental Health Coaching

BCMHC – Board Certified Christian Mental Health Coach  

BCMMHC – Board Certified Master Christian Mental Health Coach 


International Board of Christian Care (IBCC)

Light University proudly partners with the The International Board of Christian Care (IBCC). The IBCC is a growing, vibrant, and recognized segment of the American Association of Christian Counselors, and is open to all qualified mental health professionals, pastors, chaplains, para-professionals, and lay counseling ministry leaders who identify themselves as Christian counselors, life coaches, and crisis responders. 

The IBCC’s credentials set the standard for excellence and integrity in the helping professions. Our goal is to serve Christian caregivers throughout the world in taking positive and tangible steps to develop the emerging professions of counseling, life coaching, and crisis responders, with a Christian foundation and perspective.