International Journal of Applied Psychology

International Journal of Applied Psychology is a peer-reviewed international journal for all field of applied psychology related to the use of psychological principles and theories to overcome problems in other areas, such as mental health, business management, education, health, product design, ergonomics, and law.

Thomas Frederick

Editorial Board Member of International Journal of Applied Psychology

Associate Professor, Hope International University, USA

Research Areas

Psychology, Forgiveness, Models of Marriage and Family Therapy


2004Ph.DFuller Theological Seminary Pasadena, CA
2002Master of Arts in Theology Fuller Theological Seminary Pasadena, CA
1997Master of Arts in PsychologyGeneva College
1995Bachelor of Science in PsychologyGeneva College


2009-presentAssociate Professor, Hope International University
2006-2008Assistant Professor, Hope International University
2005-2006Adjunct Assistant Professor, Hope International University
2003-2003Teacher's Assistant, Fuller Theological Seminary


AAMFT Clinical Member and Approved Supervisor
Clinical Member of CAMFT
Member of American Association of Christian Counselors
Member, Society for Christian Psychology

Publications: Conferences/Workshops/Symposiums/Journals/Books

[1]  Models of Marriage and Family Therapy: A Christian Appraisal Book under contract with Linus Publications. Anticipated publication date Dec. 2011.
[2]  The Sexual Division of Household Labor Coauthored with Jack O. Balswick. In Psychology. (2011). In press.
[3]  An Interpretation of Evangelical Gender Ideology: Implications for a Theology of Gender In Theology & Sexuality. 2011. In press.
[4]  Core Competencies and Christian Education: An Integrative Approach to Education in Marriage and Family Therapy Programs In The ICCTE Journal: A Journal of the International Community of Christians in Teacher Education. T. V. Frederick & Laura L. Steele, Psy.D. 2010.
[5]  A Christian Perspective on Hope, Expectancies, and Therapy (pp. 151-164). In Psychology of Expectations. Edited by Pablo Leon and Nino Tamez. Nova Science Press. 2010.
[6]  Models of Psychotherapy: Implications for Pastoral Care Practice Pastoral Psychology, 58, 351-363, 2009.
[7]  Spirituality and Discipleship from a Christian Perspective Pastoral Psychology, 58, 553-560, 2008 .
[8]  Solution Focused Therapy and the Kingdom of God: A Cosmological Integration Pastoral Psychology, 56, 413-419, 2008.
[9]  Evangelical Gender Ideology: A view from Christianity Today readers With Jack O. Balswick, Journal of Religion and Society, 8. .