Branden Henline, PhD

Branden H. Henline, PhD, LMFT, CFLE

Director of Clinical Field Placements

Associate Professor, Marriage and Family Therapy Programs

School of Marriage and Family Sciences

Areas of Interest

  • Effective Teaching and Learning in Distance-based Graduate Programs
  • Applications of Neuroscience in Family Therapy Clinical Practice
  • The Impact of Technology on Personal Relationships


PhD in Marriage and Family Therapy, Texas Tech University

MS in Marriage and Family Therapy, Auburn University

BS in Family Science, Brigham Young University


Technology Use and Intimacy Development in Committed Relationships: Exploring the Influence of Differentiation of Self

Publishing History

Dr. Henline has been published in Personal Relationships, the Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, and Contemporary Family Therapy, as well as Family Therapy Magazine.

Professional Experience

VP, Teaching and Learning, NCU

Dean, School of Marriage and Family Sciences, NCU

Chair, Marriage and Family Therapy Programs, NCU


Founding Director, Marriage and Family Therapy Programs (MA & PhD), NCU

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