A Jesuit, Filipino, and Asian Ecclesiastical Faculty of Theology

Sunday, February 25, 2018
Text Size

Associate Professor of
Family Ministries and Pastoral Counseling

Contact Information

Missionaries of the Sacred Heart
22 Gilmore Avenue Street
New Manila, Quezon City 
Tel. (+63 02) 726-77-60


Pre-Marital and Marital Dynamics and Counseling; Family Dynamics and Counseling; Pastoral Group Process and Counseling 1, 2, and 3; Practicum in Marital and Family Counseling; Pastoral Counseling; Family Ministries; Formative Counseling; Techniques of Counseling; Seminar in Formative Counseling; Self-Exploration and Discovery; Family Systems Theory; and Parenting and Dynamics of Family Relations


Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy, University of San Carlos, Cebu City
Bachelor in Sacred Theology, Loyola School of Theology, Quezon City
Master of Arts in Theology, Ateneo de Manila, Quezon City
Doctor of Philosophy in Education, Angeles University, Angeles City
Human Potentials Development, University of the Philippines, Quezon City
Doctor of Philosophy in Counseling Psychology (ongoing), De la Salle University, Manila

Areas of Interest

Pastoral Marital and Family Counseling

Current Professional Activities

Fr. Arsie, a member of the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart and a licensed guidance counselor (RGC), also teaches at the Maryhill School of Theology, the East Asian Pastoral Institute, and the Graduate Schools of De la Salle University and Miriam College. He is currently Counseling Cluster Head at the Center for Family Ministries, Ateneo de Manila University. He is an associate member of the Philippine Guidance and Counseling Association and the Psychological Association of the Philippines.

Research and Publications

Pastoral nga Pagtambayayong (Pastoral Counseling), Center for Family Ministries (1990).

Panagtagbo sa Managtrato, Managtiayon, ug Banay: Alang sa Kristohanong Katilingban (Encounter for Pre-Marital Couples, Marital Couples and Families: For Basic Ecclesial Communities), Commission on Family and Life, Archdiocese of Cebu (1991).

Mga Angayang Mahitungod sa Natural nga Pagplano sa Banay (Things You Need to Know About Natural Family Planning), Commission on Natural Family Planning, Diocese of Surigao (1994).

"What do graduate students in theology feel in school?", Educational Measurement and Evaluation Review 3 (July 2012) 100-114.