James Wooten

Professor - Sociology and Social Work




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Dr. Wooten’s research has focused on integration of narrative therapy and narrative/liberation theology. His instructional areas include family therapy, social theory and the sociology of religion. Dr. Wooten is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist.


  • B.S., Union University
  • M.A., Stephen F. Austin University
  • M.A. in City Planning, Mississippi College
  • Ph.D., University of Tennessee
  • Additional Study, University of Tennessee School of Social Work
  • Additional Study, Reformed Theological Seminary
  • Additional Study, University of Memphis
  • Additional Study, Memphis Theological Seminary
  • Additional Study, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary