Bethel Seminary

San Diego - MFT

Ben Lim, Ph.D.

Ben Kock-Hong Lim, Ph.D., MFT (Texas)

Dr. Lim was born in Malaysia where he worked for six years with the Department of Agriculture before moving to Singapore, where he studied theology and served as a pastor. In 1989, he graduated from Fuller Theological Seminary and returned to Malaysia where he pastored an Evangelical Free Church and taught at the Malaysian Bible Seminary. An ordained minister, Dr. Lim has pastored churches in Malaysia, Singapore, and the United States for the past 20 years. Dr. Lim earned his Ph.D. at Texas Tech University and is a licensed marriage and family therapist. He has a private practice at Life Spring Center. He is a clinical member and approved supervisor of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy. His research and writing have focused on multicultural therapy issues in marriage and family therapy as well as the self of therapist. His passion includes training marriage and family therapists in the Pacific Rim.

Contact Information:

Bethel Seminary (619)582-8188 ext. 213

b-lim@bethel.edu