Dr. Douglas KnustonDirectorAssistant Professor Counseling & Counseling Psychology
Dr. Julie KochSenior Research ConsultantHead, School of Community Health Sciences, Counseling & Counseling Psychology, Professor
Chloe Goldbach Associate ResearcherCounseling & Counseling Psychology, PhD StudentSouthern Illiniois UniversityResearch Interests: Transgender-affirmative mental health care and health care access, de-stigmatization
of transgender bodies and how society conceptualizes gender dysphoria
Cole MiltonAssociate ResearcherCounseling Psychology, PhD StudentOklahoma State UniversityResearch Interests: LGBTQ+ affirmative care and practice, specifically the relationship between mental
health and family in LGBTQ+ populations.
Dannie KloosterResearch ContributorCounseling Psychology, PhD StudentOklahoma State UniversityResearch Interests: Queer and trans masculinity, whiteness, polyamory, community engagement and evaluating
the efficacy of therapeutic interventions.
Tyler KaneResearch ContributorCounseling Psychology, PhD StudentOklahoma State UniversityResearch Interests: The intersections of gender identity and management of chronic medical conditions
within hospital contexts as well as provider-patient relationships