Dr. Evelyn Parker

Evelyn Parker

Perkins School of Theology at Southern Methodist University

Dr. Evelyn Parker is the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and a Professor of Practical Theology at the Perkins School of Theology at Southern Methodist University.

Four girls circled in prayer with their arms around each other Cultivating Student Leadership

This course explores the benefits and importance of providing leadership opportunities to students and empowering young people to take ownership of their youth programs.

Tending to the Mental Health of Adolescents

Leading theologians and pastors explore adolescent mental health and the role of youth ministry and the youth minister in supporting youth.

Close up of a fish pendant necklace Offering Effective Pastoral Care

Theologians, philosophers, and pastors examine the importance of pastoral care to youth and their families as part of a robust youth ministry.

Dismantling Racism with Youth

Leading theologians and pastors explore the importance of addressing race and racism as part of ministry to youth.

Yale Youth Ministry Institute