Founder/CEO

Dr. James Dotson is Founder/CEO of Training for Transformation®. Having been the victim of childhood sexual abuse and later bound by a life of sexual immorality and sexual addictions, James is now dedicated to sharing with others the gift of healing and recovery God has accomplished and is accomplishing in his life. The guiding principle in his life today is to be an effective agent of change and transformation in the lives of others.

James holds a B.A. degree in biology, with a minor in chemistry, from Washington Adventist University (formerly Columbia Union College), and M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in health education from the University of Maryland. In addition, in 2007 he completed the certificate program in Healthy Sexuality: A Biblical Perspective on Love, Intimacy & Healing through the Center for Biblical Counseling at the American Association of Christian Counselors.


James has extensive professional experience as a Speaker, Teacher/Trainer, Coach, and Consultant.

James is available as a Speaker, Trainer, Coach or Consultant focusing on experiencing healing from sexual abuse; gaining victory over sexual immorality; breaking free from sexual addictions; and embracing a meaningful and fulfilling life of healthy sexuality according to God’s design.