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Mark Julian Cole, American professional counselor, health facility administrator, consultant.


Cole, Mark Julian was born on November 1, 1955 in Alexandria, Louisiana, United States. Son of Henry Buford Junior and Bernice Pauline (Beavers) Cole.


Bachelor in Psychology, Northeast Louisiana University, 1978. Master of Science in Applied Psychology, Northeast Louisiana University, 1982. Postgraduate in industrial/orgnl. psychology, Capella University, since 1999.


Intern Delhi Guest Home, Louisiana, 1982. Director school psychology Union Parish School Board, Farmerville, 1982-1983. Program director Westside Habilitation Center, Cheneyville, 1983-1991, Central Louisiana State Hospital, Pineville, since 1991.

Assistant professor St. Leo College, England Air Force Base, Louisiana, 1989-1992. Review co-editor The Louisiana Counselor, 1995-1997.


The life with Christ has nothing to do with being in a "church" atmosphere for all eternity. God’s salvation involves far more. He is planning to make his children productive, creative, useful, and supremely happy, within an environment of spiritual perfection, health, peace, and love.


The use of force should be supported only in extreme situations and through approve of appropriate international organizations.


Every Church member should be trusted with responsibilities. In building the local Methodist groups or 'societies', they should be trained to maintain the meetings and give pastoral care and challenge to the members.


Member American Counseling Association, American Bar Association, American Psychological Association, American Mental Health Counselors Association (service award 1991), Louisiana Mental Health Counselors Association (executive board since 1988, state president 1990-1991, 93-95, editor quarterly publication 1993-1995), Louisiana Counseling Association (executive board since 1988, state president 1996-1997, chair state convention 1991, co-chair government relations 1992-1994, outstanding service award 1991, presidential award 1991-1993, regional award 1992-1993, governmental relations award 1993, service award for outstanding legislation service 1997), Northeast Louisiana University Alumni Association, Louisiana State University Alumni Federation.


  • Other Interests

    Music, photography, fishing, reading, writing.


Married Janice Lynn Haynes, June 16, 1979. Children: Mackenzie Shows, Keaton Alexander.