Donna Scott

Job Titles

  • Adjunct Faculty
    Marital & Family Therapy (M.A.) Bethel Seminary
    Mental Health Counseling (M.A.) Bethel Seminary


Donna has over 25 years of experience providing individual, couples, family and play therapy in a variety of settings. The focus of her work is to help those with hurting hearts heal from relationship wounds. Donna’s desire is to live a life “worthy of the calling” she has received and to help students become the therapists God has called them to be. Donna is a member of the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists, and Black African American Christian Counselors.

Started at Bethel



  • Biola University - Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, 1984
  • United States International University - Master of Arts in Marriage, Family and Child Therapy, 1986


Donna Scott is a native San Diegan. She became a pastor's kid at fourteen where she discovered her desire to help hurting hearts. As a Christian licensed, marriage and therapist, Donna has the privilege of helping others improve their relationship with God and others. Donna celebrates 30 years of marriage with Deacon William Scott. They have four children, three adults and one adolescent. Together, the Scott family serves at the New Seasons Church, Spring Valley, CA.

Courses Taught

MF500 Principles of Counseling

MF636 Dynamics of Family Process

MF707 Supervised Clinical Experience

MF608 Sexuality and Intimacy in Couples and Families

Certificates and Licenses

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

CAMFT Certified Supervisor

Professional Organizations, Committees, and Boards


Hobbies and Interests

Reading Christian fiction

Working out at the gym



"Hope deferred makes the heart sick, but a dream fulfilled is a tree of life." Proverbs 13:12