Siang-Yang Tan

Dr. Siang-Yang Tan

Sessional Instructor

 Email: stan [at]


Rev. Dr. Siang-Yang Tan, Ph.D. (McGill University) is Professor of Psychology at Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California and Senior Pastor of First Evangelical Church Glendale.  He is a licensed psychologist and Fellow of the American Psychological Association. 

He has published numerous articles and books, including a major text, Counseling and Psychotherapy: A Christian Perspective (Baker Academic, 2011), Full Service (Baker, 2006), Coping with Depression (2nd ed., with John Ortberg, Baker, 2004), Rest (Regent College Publishing, 2003), Disciplines of the Holy Spirit (with Douglas Gregg, Zondervan, 1997), and Lay Counseling (2nd ed., with Eric Scalise, Zondervan, 2016). 

He is married to Angela and they live in Pasadena, California.  They have two grown children Carolyn and Andrew.

Dr. Tan is teaching Counselling and the Holy Spirit during the Spring Summer 2024 semester.

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