James R. Mahalik
professor counseling, developmental, and educational psychology department
Curriculum Vitae (PDF)
Ph.D., University of Maryland
Contributions of gender socialization and social influence variables as they affect psychological and physical well-being including health behaviors
Fellow, American Psychological Association (2006),
Fellow, Association for Psychological Science (2009)
Researcher of the Year Award from the Society for the Psychological Study of Men and Masculinity, Division 51 of the American Psychological Association (2003)
Fellow, University of Maryland (1986-1988)
Mahalik, J. R., Good, G. E., Tager, D. T., Levant, R. F., & Mackowiak, C. (2012). Developing a taxonomy of helpful and harmful practices for clinical work with boys and men. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 59, 591-603.
Mahalik, J.R., & Burns, S.M. (2011). Predicting health behaviors in young men that put them at risk for heart disease. Psychology of Men & Masculinity, 12, 1-12.
Hamilton, C.D., & Mahalik, J.R. (2009). Minority stress, masculinity, and social norms predicting gay men's health risk behaviors. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 56, 132-141.
Mahalik, J.R. (2008). a biopsychosocial perspective on men's depression. Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice, 15, 174-177.
Burns, S.M., & Mahalik, J.R. (2008). Sexual functioning as a moderator of the relationship between masculinity and men's adjustment following treatment for prostate cancer. American Journal of Men's Health, 2, 6-16.
Mahalik, J.R., Walker, G. & Levi, M. (2007). Health behaviors and masculinity in Australian men. Psychology of Men and Masculinity, 8, 240-249.
Mahalik, J.R., Burns, S.M., & Syzdek, M. (2007). Masculinity and perceived normative health behaviours as predictors of men's health behaviours. Social Science and Medicine, 64, 2201-2209.
Mahalik, J.R., Lagan, H., & Morrison, J.A. (2006). Health behaviors and masculinity in Kenyan and U.S. male college students. Psychology of Men and Masculinity, 7, 191-202.
Mahalik, J. R., Morray, E., Coonerty-Femiano, A., Ludlow, L. H., Slattery, S. M., & Smiler, A. (2005). Development of the Conformity to Feminine Norms Inventory. Sex Roles, 52, 317-335.
Mahalik, J.R., Good, G.E., & Carlson, M. (2003). Masculinity scripts, presenting concerns and help-seeking: Implications for practice and training. Professional Psychology: Theory, Research and Practice, 34, 123-131.
Addis, M.E., & Mahalik, J.R. (2003). Men, masculinity, and the contexts of help-seeking. American Psychologist, 58, 5-14.
Mahalik, J.R., Locke, B., Ludlow, L., Diemer, M., Scott, R.P.J., Gottfried, M., & Freitas, G. (2003). Development of the Conformity to Masculine Norms Inventory. Psychology of Men and Masculinity, 4, 3-25.