Skip to content
Joshua Payne

Joshua Payne

Affiliate Faculty Doctor of Marriage and Family Therapy

BA, Pensacola Christian College
MA, University of Oklahoma
MS, Texas A&M – Central Texas
MDiv, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary
ThM, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary
DMin, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary
PhD, ABD – New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary


Joshua Payne is an affiliate faculty in the Doctor of Marriage and Family Therapy program in the School of Psychology & Marriage and Family Therapy. He is a practical theologian combining roles of pastor, chaplain, and therapist. He was called to ministry in 1994 and has served Baptist churches in Arizona, Florida, North Carolina, and Tennessee.

Since 2006 he has served as a chaplain to warriors and their families on four continents with a unique blend of preaching, teaching, counseling, organizational leadership, religious leader engagement, and religious liberty advocacy. He is a licensed marriage and family therapist in Texas and North Carolina specializing in couples and trauma therapy. He is also an approved supervisor by the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy.