Dr. Paul D. Scuse

Title & Contact Info

Associate Professor of Counselling

 Email: pscuse [at] tyndale.ca
 Phone: 416.226.6620 ext. 6785

Academic Credentials

BSc, University of Toronto, 1975
MDiv, Wycliffe College (University of Toronto), 1979
ThM, Wilfred Laurier University/Waterloo Lutheran Seminary, 1993
DMin, Wilfred Laurier University/Waterloo Lutheran Seminary, 1998

Areas of Specialization

Marriage and Family Therapy, Pastoral Practice and Education, Pastoral Counselling, Sexual Therapy and Counselling


Dr. Scuse began teaching at Tyndale in 2001 and was appointed Assistant Professor of Counselling in 2003. He was promoted to Associate Professor in 2017. Dr. Scuse’s other teaching experience includes Wycliffe College and guest lecturing in family systems theory for the Canadian Association for Spiritual Care (CASC). Dr. Scuse has been an ordained minister in the Anglican Church of Canada since 1979. Since that time, he has served in full-time pastoral ministry in congregations in Oshawa, Toronto and Stouffville. He has served in part-time ministry in Richmond Hill and Pickering. He developed advanced expertise in pastoral counselling and marriage and family therapy through studies at Wilfrid Laurier University, together with experience at the Interfaith Pastoral Counselling Centre in Kitchener, ON. Since 1993, he has combined parish ministry with a private counseling practice. Dr. Scuse is a Registered Psychotherapist with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario, Clinical Member and Approved Supervisor with the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT), a Registered Marriage and Family Therapist with the Canadian Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, and a certified sex therapist with the Board of Examiners in Sexual Therapy and Counselling in Ontario (BESTCO).

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