Publications & Presentations

Reducing Internalized Stigma


  • Israel, T., *Harkness, A., *Avellar, T. R., *Delucio, K., *Bettergarcia, J. N., & *Goodman, J. A. (2015). LGBTQ-affirming policing: Tactics generated by law enforcement personnel. Journal of Police and Criminal Psychology. doi:
  • Israel, T., *Harkness, A., *Delucio, K., *Ledbetter, J. N., & *Avellar, T. R. (2014). Evaluation of police training on LGBTQ issues: Knowledge, interpersonal apprehension, and self-efficacy. Journal of Police and Criminal Psychology, 29(2), 57-67. doi:


  • Israel, T., Walther, W. A., Gortcheva, R., & Perry, J. S. (2011). Policies and practices for LGBT clients: Perspectives of mental health services administrators. Journal of Gay and Lesbian Mental Health, 15 152-168. doi:
  • Israel, T., Gorcheva, R., Walther, W. A., Sulzner, J. M., & Cohen, J. (2008). Therapists’ helpful and unhelpful experiences with LGBT clients: An exploratory study. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 39, 61-368. doi:
  • Israel, T., Gorcheva, R., Burnes, T. R., & Walther, W. A. (2008). Helpful and unhelpful therapy experiences of LGBT clients. Psychotherapy Research, 18 (3), 294-305. doi:

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