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lore m. dickey, PhD, LP

Biography

Medical Specialties & Interests: Transgender health; resilience

Work History:

  • Assistant Professor and Doctoral Training Director; Northern Arizona University; 2016-2018
  • Assistant Professor and Psychological Services Director; Louisiana Tech University; 2013-2016
  • Assistant Professor, University of Southern Mississippi; 2012-2013
  • Health Policy Fellow, Morehouse School of Medicine; 2011-2012

Leadership Roles:

  • Treasurer; Section on Supervision & Training, Society of Counseling Psychology; 2017-Present
  • Contributing Editor; Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity; 2013-2017
  • Co-Chair; American Psychological Association Task Force for the development of the “Guidelines for Psychological Practice with transgender and Gender Nonconforming People”; 2011 to 2015

Professional Associations:

  • American Psychological Association
  • Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality
  • World Professional Association for Transgender Health

Fun Facts: I am an amateur photographer, I love to sing and write, and I have three furry children (cats) named Nixy, Rusty, and Patch.


Education

Education

  • Fellowship: Morehouse School of Medicine; Atlanta, GA; 2011-2012
  • Internship: Counseling and Psychological Services; Duke University; Durham, NC; 2010-2011
  • Graduate School: University of North Dakota; Grand Forks, ND; 2011; PhD
  • Undergraduate: Washington State University; Pullman, WA; 1984

 

 

Awards

Awards

  • 10/2019 –  Arizona Psychological Association, Award for Contributions to Diversity
  • 8/2019 – North Country HealthCare, Excellence in Inclusion
  • 8/2019 – American Psychological Association, Award for Distinguished Contribution to Psychology in the Public Interest (Early Career)
  • 1/2019 – North Country HealthCare, Rookie of the Year
  • 9/2019 – Arizona Psychological Foundation, Outstanding Early Career Psychologist
  • 8/2017  –  National Institute of Minority Health and Health Disparities, Health Disparities Research Institute Scholar, Bethesda, MD
  • 8/2017  –  American Psychological Association, Society for the Psychological Study of LGBT Issues, Fellow
  • 8/2017  –  American Psychological Association, Committee on Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity, Outstanding Achievement Award
  • 8/2017  –  American Psychological Association, Society for the Psychological Study of LGBT Issues, Distinguished Book Award
  • 8/2016  –  American Psychological Association, Society for the Psychological Study of LGBT Issues, Distinguished Professional Contribution Award
  • 8/2016   –  American Psychological Association, Society of Counseling Psychology, Section for LGBT Issues, Early Career Award for Contribution to LGBT Counseling Psychology
  • 6/2016  –  American Psychological Association, International Travel Award, $400 awarded to cover the cost of registration for the World Professional Association for Transgender Health Biennial International Symposium, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 5/2016  –  Lagniappe Ladies, Louisiana Tech University. Funding to install an emergency alarm system in the clinic to ensure the safety of student clinicians and the public, Psychological Services Center. Fully funded; $2,111.10
  • 8/2015  –  American Psychological Association, Society of Counseling Psychology, Section for LGBT Issues, Social Justice Award
  • 8/2015  –  American Psychological Association, Society for the Psychological Study of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Issues (Division 44), Certificate of Appreciation
  • 5/2015  –  Louisiana Tech University, College of Education, Faculty Advisor of the Year
  • 3/2015  –  Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration, 2015 Campus Suicide Prevention Grant, 3-year $479,973 application, not funded
  • 8/2014  –  American Psychological Association, Society for the Psychological Study of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Issues (DIV 44). Early Career Professional Travel Award for Convention, $250
  • 2/2014  –  American Psychological Association, Presidential Citation, for his knowledge and dedication to positive identity development for LGBT and gender nonconforming people. Presented on February 22, 2014 at the APA Council of Representatives Meeting
  • 2/2014  –  American Psychological Association, International Travel Award, $400 awarded to cover the cost of registration for the World Professional Association for Transgender Health Biennial International Symposium, Bangkok, Thailand
  • 10/2011  –  American Psychological Association, Committee on Division/APA Relations, $6,650 Grant to fund the Task Force for Practice Guidelines for Transgender and Gender Non-conforming Clients
  • 8/2011  –  American Psychological Association, Society for the Psychological Study of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Issues (Division 44), Certificate of Appreciation

 

 

 

Publications & Special Projects

Journal Articles

Goldberg, A., Kuvalanka, K., & dickey, l. m. (2018). Transgender graduate student’s experiences in higher education: A mixed-methods exploratory study. Journal of Diversity in Higher Education. Advance online publication. doi:10.1037/dhe0000074

dickey, l. m., & Singh, A. A. (2017). Finding a trans-affirmative provider: Challenges faced by trans and gender diverse psychologists and psychology trainees. Journal of Clinical Psychology: In Session, 73, 938-944.

dickey, l. m., & Singh, A. A. (2017). Social justice and advocacy for transgender and gender-diverse clients. Psychiatric Clinics of North America, 40, 1-13.

dickey, l. m., Singh, A. A., & Walinsky, D. (2017). Treatment of trauma and nonsuicidal self-injury in transgender adults. Psychiatric Clinics of North America, 40, 41-50.

dickey, l. m. (2017). Toward developing clinical competence: Improving health care of gender diverse people. American Journal of Public Health, 107, 222-223.

Moreno, A., Koch, J., & dickey, l. m. (2016). Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex programming and the 31st International Congress of Psychology: Diversity in harmony. Psychology of Sexualities Review, 7(2), 92-98.

Budge, S. L., & dickey, l. m. (2016). Barriers, challenges, and decision-making in the letter writing process for gender transition. Psychiatric Clinics in North America. doi:10.1016/j.psc.2016.10.001

dickey, l. m., & Singh, A. A. (2016). Social justice and advocacy for transgender and gender diverse clients. Psychiatric Clinics in North America. doi:10.1016/j.psc.2016.10.009

dickey, l. m., Singh, A. A., & Walinsky, D. (2016). Treatment of trauma and nonsuicidal self-injury in transgender adults. Psychiatric Clinics in North America. doi:10.1016/j.psc.2016.10.007

dickey, l. m., Walinsky, D. S., Rofkahr, C., Cline, K., & Juntunen, C. L. (2016). Career self-efficacy decision-making in pre- and post-transition transgender clients. Career Development Quarterly, 64, 360-372. doi:10.1002/cdq.12071

Porter, K. E., Brennan-Ing, M., Chang, S. C., dickey, l. m., Singh, A. A., Bower, K. L., Witten, T. M. (2016). Providing competent and affirmative services for transgender and gender nonconforming older adults. Clinical Gerontologist, 39, 366-388. doi:10.1080/07317115.2016.1203383

dickey, l. m., Ducheny, K., & Ehrbar, R. D. (2016). Family creation options for transgender and gender nonconforming people. Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity, 3, 165-172. doi:10.1037/sgd0000167

Singh, A. A., & dickey, l. m. (2016). Implementing the APA Guidelines on Psychological Practice with Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Clients: A call to action. Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity 3, 195-200. doi:10.1037/sgd0000179

dickey, l. m., & Singh, A. A. (2016). Training tomorrow’s trans-affirmative practitioners. Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity 3, 137-139. doi:10.1037/sgd0000175

dickey, l. m., Hendricks, M. L., & Bockting, W. O. (2016). Research innovations with TGNC people and communities. Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity, 3, 187-194. doi:10.1307/sgd0000158

dickey, l. m., Budge, S. L., Katz-Wise, S, & Garza, M. V. (2016). Health disparities and access to care for transgender people: A comparison study. Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity, 3, 275-282. doi:10.1037/sgd0000169

dickey, l. m., Reisner, S. L., & Juntunen, C. L. (2015). Non-suicidal self-injury in a large online sample of transgender adults. Professional Psychology: Research & Practice, 46(2), 3-11.

dickey, l. m., Burnes, T. R., & Singh, A. A. (2012). Sexual identity development of female-to-male transsexuals: A grounded theory. Journal of LGBT Issues in Counseling, 6, 118-138.

dickey, l. m., & Loewy, M. I. (2010). Group work with female-to-male transsexuals: A call for action. Journal for Specialists in Group Work, 35, 236-245.

Books, Book Chapters, and Other Scholarly Work

Chang, S. C., Singh, A. A., & dickey, l. m. (2018). A clinician’s guide to gender affirming care: Working with transgender and gender nonconforming clients. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger.

dickey, l. m., & Keo-Meier, C. (2018). Transgender health. In K. B. Smalley, J. Warren, & N. Barefoot (Eds.), LGBT health: Meeting the health needs of gender and sexual minorities (pp. 247-268. New York, NY: Springer.

dickey, l. m. (2017). Gender nonconformity and transgender issues: An overview. In K. L. Nadal (Ed.), SAGE Encyclopedia of Psychology and Gender (pp. 692-697). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

dickey, l. m. (2017). Gender affirming medical treatments. In In K. L. Nadal (Ed.), SAGE Encyclopedia of Psychology and Gender (pp. 612-614). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

dickey, l. m. (2017). Pathologizing gender identity. In K. L. Nadal (Ed.), SAGE Encyclopedia of Psychology and Gender (pp. 1281-1282). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

dickey, l. m. (2017). Transgender people and health disparities. In K. L. Nadal (Ed.), SAGE Encyclopedia of Psychology and Gender (pp. 1711-1712). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

dickey, l. m., & Singh, A. A. (2017). Physical health concerns related to transgender and gender nonconforming clients. In K. A. DeBord, A. R. Fischer, K. J. Bieschke, & R. M. Perez, (Eds.), Handbook of sexual orientation and gender diversity in counseling and psychotherapy (pp. 417-438). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Singh, A. A., & dickey, l. m. (2017). Affirmative counseling with transgender and gender nonconforming (TGNC) clients. In K. A. DeBord, A. R. Fischer, K. J. Bieschke, & R. M. Perez, (Eds.), Handbook of sexual orientation and gender diversity in counseling and psychotherapy (pp. 157-182). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Singh, A. A., & dickey, l. m. (Eds.; 2017). Affirmative counseling and psychological practice with transgender and gender nonconforming clients. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

dickey, l. m., & Bower, K. (2017). Aging and TGNC identities: Working with older adults. In A. A. Singh, & l. m. dickey (Eds.), Affirmative counseling and psychological practice with transgender and gender nonconforming clients (pp. 161-174). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

dickey, l. m., Singh, A. A., Chang, S. C, & Rehrig, M. (2017). Advocacy and social justice: The next generation of counseling sand psychological practice with transgender and gender nonconforming clients. In A. A. Singh, & l. m. dickey (Eds.), Affirmative counseling and psychological practice with transgender and gender nonconforming clients (pp. 247-262). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Sevelius, J., dickey, l. m., & Singh, A. A. (2017). Engaging in TGNC-affirmative research. In A. A. Singh, & l. m. dickey (Eds.), Affirmative counseling and psychological practice with transgender and gender nonconforming clients (pp. 231-246). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Singh, A. A., & dickey, l. m. (2017). Introduction. In A. A. Singh, & l. m. dickey (Eds.), Affirmative counseling and psychological practice with transgender and gender nonconforming clients (pp. 3-18). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

dickey, l. m. (2016). Transgender inclusion in the LGBTQ rights movement. In A. E. Goldberg (Ed.), SAGE Encyclopedia of LGBTQ Studies. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

dickey, l. m. (2016). The needs of LGBTQ campers: Camp Ten Trees. In I. E. Schneider & B. D. Kivel (Eds.), Diversity and inclusion in the recreation profession: Organizational perspectives (3rd ed.; pp. 154-157). Urbana, IL: Sagamore.

Carmel, T., Hopwood, R., & dickey, l. m. (2014). Mental health concerns. In L. Erickson-Schroth (Ed.), Trans bodies, trans selves: A resource for the transgender community (pp. 305-332). New York, NY: Oxford University.

Hopwood, R., & dickey, l. m. (2014). Mental health services. In L. Erickson-Schroth (Ed.), Trans bodies, trans selves: A resource for the transgender community (pp. 291-304). New York, NY: Oxford University.

dickey, l. m. (2014). Privilege: I seem to have it, now what? In Z. Keig & M. Kellaway (Eds.), Manning up: Transsexual men on finding brotherhood, family and themselves (pp. 203-209). Oakland, CA: Transgress.

dickey, l. m., & Loewy, M. I. (2011). Group work with female-to-male transsexuals: A call for action. In A. A. Singh & C. F. Salazar (Eds.), Social justice in group work: Practical interventions for change (pp.44-53). New York, NY: Routledge.

Podcasts

Tatta, J., & dickey, l. m. (2019). Transgender health care with lore m. dickey, PhD. Podcast retrieved from: https://www.integrativepainscienceinstitute.com/latest_podcast/transgender-healthcare-with-lore-m-dickey-phd

Israel, J., & McLean D. (2018). Here’s why psychiatric hospitals are so bad at treating transgender patients: One of America’s most at-risk populations frequently gets incompetent and unwelcoming care at psychiatric facilities. Retrieved from: https://thinkprogress.org/trans-people-suffer-from-higher-rates-of-suicide-why-are-hospitals-letting-them-down-26e2ea0cba61/

Association of American Medical Colleges. “Teaching Gender Identity and Transgender Health with lore dickey.” (October, 2015). AAMC Videos and Resources. Washington, DC: Association of American Medical Colleges. Available online at: /initiatives/diversity/441822/teachingtransdickey.html

Association of American Medical Colleges. “Sociocultural and Behavioral Determinants of Health for LGBT Persons.” (November, 2015). AAMC Videos and Resources. Washington, DC: Association of American Medical Colleges. Available online at: https://www.aamc.org/what-we-do/mission-areas/diversity-inclusion/lgbt-health-resources/videos/sociocultural-behavioral-determinants

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Special Projects

Guidelines for Psychological Practice of Transgender and Gender Nonconforming People

Affirmative Counseling With Transgender and Gender Diverse Clients

Affirmative Counseling and Psychological Practice With Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Clients

A Clinician’s Guide to Gender-Affirming Care: Working with Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Clients

 

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