Trevor L. Dunn

Assistant Professor of Psychology

Trevor L. Dunn

Biography

Dr. Trevor L. Dunn is Assistant Professor of Psychology at St. Mary’s. Dr. Dunn came to St. Mary’s after completing his APA-accredited clinical doctoral internship at the Counseling and Mental Health Center at the University of Texas at Austin, and earning his Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from the University of Tennessee-Knoxville. His research interests broadly focus on multicultural issues and their impact on the lives of various minority groups. In past research, he has looked at understanding oppressive factors in the lives of sexual minorities (e.g., LGBQ) and women, both in the U.S. and abroad, using a variety of feminist-multicultural perspectives, including Minority Stress, Relational-Cultural, and Silencing-the-Self theories. Resilience and coping are also central to his research interests.

Areas of Research Specialization

  • Counseling Psychology
  • Multicultural Psychology
  • Heterosexism
  • Sexism
  • Coping
  • Social Justice Advocacy

Education

  • Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology at University of Tennessee - Knoxville, 2018
  • M.A. in Counseling and Student Personnel Psychology at University of Minnesota - Minneapolis, 2013
  • B.A. in Psychology at Bethel University, 2009

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