Dr. Jim Slaughter, PhD, Life Coach

Dr. Jim Slaughter, PhD, Life Coach


As an Air Force officer, local church pastor, professor and counselor, Jim brings a wide background of ability and experience to the coaching process. While in the Air Force, he was a captain who trained combat air crews with the Strategic Air Command during the Vietnam era. Jim went on to earn his masters degree and Ph.D. at Dallas Theological Seminary, joining the faculty there after serving a seven year pastorate in California. In addition to teaching at Dallas Seminary, Jim has taught at the University of North Texas and at Amberton University in Dallas. He has presented at conferences, workshops, and retreats, and has contributed to textbooks, magazines, and professional journals through numerous published articles. Jim's pastoral and therapeutic skills are evident, and for many years, he has counseled men and women needing help with academic, vocational, and relational issues.