Dr. Larry Hazelbaker

Professor of Psychology lehazelb@seu.edu

Degrees Earned

BA in History and Bible from Southeastern University, Lakeland, F
MEd from Rollins College, Winter Park, FL
EdS from Rollins College, Winter Park, FL
PhD in Professional Psychology and Counselor Education from Union University & Institute, Cincinnati, OH
Advanced Graduate Certificate in Clinical Supervision from Capella University, Minneapolis, MN


Dr. Larry E. Hazelbaker is an ordained Assemblies of God minister and a Southeastern University professor with over 30 years of professorial experience.  He serves as a connector between the Southeastern Bible College of the past and the Southeastern University of today, embodying the best of both eras in his teaching practice.

Dr. Hazelbaker is a strong integrationist who instills in his students both a commitment to the truths of the Word of God and the applied practice of those truths in psychological practice. He has served as a vice president, dean, chair, and has directed several other programs at Southeastern University. Dr. Hazelbaker is currently a professor of psychology and the director for the Center for Pastoral Training and Care at SEU. He has been involved in various forms of ministry most of his life.  Dr. Hazelbaker works in a clinical setting through Harbour Institute, Inc., his nonprofit ministry exclusively serving ministers and their families.

The love of his life, Deborah, is the dean of Southeastern’s College of Natural and Health Sciences. Dr. Hazelbaker teaches many upper-level psychology and counseling courses and seeks to integrate psychology, counseling, and the Christian faith in his classes.