Dr Stephen Beaumont

MA(BibStud) (APTS) MTh(SCD) MEd (QUT) MCoun (QUT) DMin (Denver) PhD (UQ)

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Phone: 07 3347 7930

Email: sbeaumont@chc.edu.au

Research Interests

  • A Practical Theology of the Therapeutic Relationship
  • A Theology of Friendship
  • Generational Competency in the Not-for-Profit Sector
  • Outdoor Adventure Based Early Intervention Programs

Publications

Beaumont, S.M. (2011). A tale of two churches” In A. Dillen & A. Vandenhoeck (Eds.), Prophetic Witness in World Christianities Rethinking Pastoral Care and Counseling (International Practical Theology), Münster, Lit-verlag, 223-234.

Beaumont, S.M. (2009). Pastoral counselling anyone? Those troublesome dual-relationships in pastoral counselling, St. Mark’s Theological Review, No. 208, 45-58.

Beaumont, S.M. (2011). Pastoral counseling down under”, Pastoral Psychology, 60(1), 117-131.

 Presentations

Beaumont, S.M (2008, May). The state of play among Australian Pentecostal pastors. Paper presented at the Pentecostal and Charismatic Bible Colleges Conference, Melbourne.

Beaumont, S.M (2008, Sept). Pastoral counselling anyone? Those troublesome dual-relationships in Pastoral counselling. Paper presented at the pastoral Counselling in 21st Century Conference, Brisbane.

Beaumont, S.M (2009, Aug). A tale of two churches. Paper presented at European Council for Pastoral Care and Counselling Conference, Leuven, Belgium.

Beaumont, S.M (2011, Aug). The place of the bible in pastoral care practice, paper presented at the conference of the Australian New Zealand Association Theological Schools.

Beaumont. S.M (2012, Apr). Guns n roses: Strategies to engage people in community. Paper presented at Gospelizers Conference, Bible College of Queensland, Toowong, Brisbane.

Beaumont, S.M (2013, Aug). Professional boundaries: Managing multiple role relationships in pastoral care & counselling. Paper presented at European Council for Pastoral Care and Counselling Conference, Gottingen.

Research Reports

Beaumont, S.M. (2012). Youth homelessness and Young People’s Experiences of Domestic Violence in Redlands City. (Research report) Redlands Youth Change Driver Group with funding provided by the Redland City Council Community Grants Program

Beaumont, S.M. & Cluff, D. (2016). Closing the Gap: Youth Engagement in the Nonprofit Sector. (Research Report) Brisbane: Churches of Christ, Queensland.