About the Founder, Dr. Thomas Jackson
Dr. Thomas Jackson is the founder and President of the Jackson Theological Institute (JTI). He and his wife, Karla, are the proud parents of two adult children, and have three grandchildren. Dr. Jackson has a doctorate of philosophy degree in Clinical Psychology and a doctorate of philosophy degree in Biblical and Theological Studies and has been involved in behavioral health for 25 years and in mental health private practice for 20 years.
He is the published author of the books, “A Conversational Commentary on the Book of EPHESIANS,” “A Conversational Commentary on the Gospel of JOHN,” “Man and Woman As God Has Ordained.” He has done extensive study and work in the area of the spiritual realm and has published a five DVD set entitled, “Understanding Spiritual Warfare.” In addition, he has conducted workshops and seminars on bible translations and has published a four DVD set entitled, “Understanding Bible Translations and Interpreting Difficult Passages,” a six DVD set entitled, “Understanding The Biblical Model for Leadership,” a four DVD set entitled, ” How To Study the Bible,” and a four DVD set entitled, “Embracing your Season.”
He has published articles entitled, “A Daughter’s First Romance,” “Treating Depression In America,” and “Understanding African-American Behavior In A Euro-American Society.” Dr. Jackson’s passion for spiritual and psychological maturity is the reason the Jackson Theological Institute was formed. He has bridged two separate entities of educational disciplines to co-exist as one, preparing students to have a holistic experience in their higher educational learning.