Dr. Tate Cockrell

Dr. Tate Cockrell

Adjunct Professor

Office: 3145 Brook Highland Pkwy,
Birmingham, AL 35242
Office Phone: (205)-313-7735
Email: cockrellt@tntemple.edu



  • Ph.D. Psychology and counseling, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • MA Marriage and Family Therapy, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • MA Religious Education, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • B.S. Psychology, William Carey University

Academic Experience

  • Adjunct Faculty, Reformed Theological Seminary, Jackson, MS 2010-2012
  • Adjunct Faculty, Golden Gate Theological Seminary, Mill Valley, CA 2008
  • Adjunct Faculty, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, Jackson, MS 2005-2011
  • Assistant Professor, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, New Orleans, LA 2001-2005
  • Teaching Fellow, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, TX 1997-2001

Teaching Specializations

  • Techniques and Skills in Counseling
  • Pastoral Counseling
  • Group Counseling
  • Marriage and Family Counseling
  • Family Ministry

Ministry & Professional Experience

  • Pastor of Member Care, The Church at Brook Hills, Birmingham, AL 2013-present
  • Family Pastor, Broadmoor Baptist Church, Madison, MS 2005-2013
  • Interim Pastor, Crane Creek Baptist Church, Perkinston, MS 2001-2004
  • Director of Ministries, Dawson McAllister Association, Fort Worth, TX 199-2001
  • Co-Host, Dawson McAllister Live, Fort Worth, TX 1999-2001
  • Youth Pastor, First Baptist Church, Maypearl, TX 1994-1997
  • Youth Pastor, Corinth Baptist Church, Heidleberg, MS 1994-1997

Membership in Academic Organizations

  • Member, Critical Incident Stress Foundation
  • Charter Member, American Association of Christian Counselors
  • Member, American Association of Pastoral Counselors