“Brethren, if a man be overtaken in a fault,
ye which are spiritual, restore such a one…”   Galatians 6:1

Certification and Accreditation does mean something. The Faith-Based Counselor Training Institute, Inc. desires for the "faith community" to voluntarily achieve the high-quality standards and training now required by state licensure boards…


"Certification by a well-credentialed, private sector religious body - in lieu of state licensure and regulation. Counseling based upon Biblical Dynamics promises to be a win-win solution because…


Certification can now be obtained thru Distance Learning by one of the first Faith-Based Counselor Training Schools in America. FBCTI began in 1996 and has certified over 15,000 students internationally...

Several Things That Faith Based Counselor Certification Accomplishes…


  • Builds Public Trust
  • Adds to the Counselor's Confidence
  • Complies with State Laws, Rules, and Regulations
  • Creates Accountability and Standardization
  • Provides Networking Possibilities
  • Raises Awareness of Current Societal Problems
  • Brings a Dimension of Professionalism
  • Gives a Brief Education of Counseling Techniques

Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee invites

Dr. Michael K. Haynes to present FBCTI’s Basic Restorative Therapy Certification Course to the Arkansas Department of Correction Counselors and Chaplains

Arkansas Department of Correction Counselors and Chaplains, Little Rock, Arkansas Attend one of the First Restorative Therapy Certification Courses Ever Presented to help inmates and their families

What You Will Learn from the Basic Restorative Therapy Certification Course

Foundational Principles for Faith-Based Counseling

The Bible as It Relates to Counseling/The Principle of Trichotomy/The Principle of Position/The Person of God/Spiritual Gifts in Counseling/Listening on the Inner Level/Speaking on the Inner Level/Getting Behind the Eyes


Counseling in An Addicted Society

Chemical Dependency/Steps To Effective Prevention/Drugs and the Brain Faith-Based Recovery Issues/Drug Education 101/Mobilizing the Church


Crisis Intervention Counseling

Overview of Critical Incident Stress Management/Debriefing/

Understanding the Suicide Mentality/Counseling the Victims of Crime/More


Anger Management

The Face of Anger/Brain Chemistry/Brain Stapling/Understanding How the Mind Works/The Conscious and Subconscious Mind/Learned Behavior


How To Up a Faith-Based Counseling Center

Seven Necessary Components for a Successful Center/Intake Forms/Primary Functions for Faith-Based Counselors/Malpractice Insurance


Marriage and Family

Abuse - Emotional; Verbal; Physical; Sexual/Blended Families/Divorce and the Effects/Infidelity - Facts About Affairs; Contributing Factors; Restoration/Remarriage Single Parenting/Stress - Financial; Sexual/Steps to a Healthy Family


You also get:

Four 30-minute sessions with Dr. Haynes over the course of a month for any questions

Meet your Instructor

Dr. Michael K. Haynes is an internationally known author with 61 books to his credit. There are 20 titles which bear his name while the others were written for people in various industries and ministries. He has traveled across America and several foreign countries including China lecturing communities, law enforcement, the military and churches concerning the sweeping difficulties that are facing our nation’s youth and families. His seminars have been in great demand and have been attended by thousands. “The god Of Rock” seminar was seen by over 1 million people during the mid 1980’s. His bestselling book of the same name sold in excess of 300,000 copies.

Dr. Haynes founded The Faith Based Counselor Training Institute, Inc. in 1996. He also founded Crisis Chaplaincy Care, Inc. in 1998. Because of his former firefighting and EMS experience, he was called upon by the North American Mission Board on September 1, 2001 to lead a team to Ground Zero in New Your City immediately following the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Centers.

He has set out to take all his courses, teachings and knowledge of 60+ years of his world wide ministry and put them out there for the world in digital format.

Former Texas Governor, Rick Perry, Opens the Texas Department of Criminal Justice and Counselors to Dr. Michael K. Haynes and the Faith Based Counselor Training Institute to Teach the Restorative Therapy Certification Course and Invites Him to Come to The Capital and Conduct a School.

Dr. Haynes expected to train 75 or 100 people. Much to his surprise for 2 days there were over 1500 people that came to learn about Restorative Therapy and Crisis Intervention. 

There were 3 overflow rooms with 3 interpreters in addition to this large one.



Over 15,000 people have received Certification through the Restorative Therapy Course since its Founding in 1996. Now the course can be taken via Distance Learning in your own place at your own pace. Upon completion of the course you can become a Certified Restorative Therapist and begin your own ministry in the field of counseling

2,000 Law Enforcement Personnel Attend the Annual Conference of the Texas Sheriff’s Association to hear Dr. Haynes Introduce Them to the Basic Restorative Therapy Course in Waco, Texas

Dr. Haynes Basic Course Max Lucado's Church San Antonia


Basic Restorative Therapy Course taught at Encourager Church, Houston, Texas

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3 payments of $997/month

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Course Curriculum


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  Chapter 7
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  Bonus Section
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  Certification
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