(573) 268-5446   dtdavidtager@gmail.com

David Tager, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

PUBLICATIONS


Tager, D., Eastman-Mueller, H., Henderson, S., Bagby-Stone, S., Patterson, E., Even, S., Nadler, A.,

Sullivan, D (Manuscript in preparation). Addressing disparities for transgender clients: Creating an inclusive environment and providing integrated mental health and medical care.

 

Mahalik, J. R., Good, G. E., Tager, D., 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.

 

Mintz, L. B., & Tager, D.  (2012). Feminist therapy with male clients: Empowering men to be their whole selves. In C. Zerbe Ennes & E. Nutt Williams (Eds.) The Oxford handbook of multicultural feminist counseling psychology, (pp.322-338). New York: Oxford University Press.

 

Goode-Cross, D. T., & Tager, D. (2011). Negotiating multiple identities: How African American gay and bisexual men persist at a predominantly white institution. Journal of Homosexuality, 58, 1235-1254.

 

Tager, D., Good, G. E., & Brammer, S. (2010). Walking over 'em: An exploration of relations between emotion dysregulation, masculine norms and intimate partner abuse in a clinical sample of men. Psychology of Men & Masculinity,11, 233-239.

 

Jordan Varvel, S. E., He, Y., Shannon, J. K., Tager, D., Bledman, R. A., Chaichanasakul, A., Mendoza, M., & Mallinckrodt, B. (2007). Multidimensional, threshold effects of social support in firefighters: Is more support invariably better? Journal of Counseling Psychology, 54, 458-465.

 

Tager, D., Good, G.E., & Morrison, J. (2006). Our bodies, ourselves revisited: Male body image and psychological well-being. International Journal of Men’s Health, 5, 228-237.

 

Tager, D., & Good, G. E. (2005). Italian and American masculinities: A comparison of

masculine gender role norms in university students. Psychology of Men and Masculinity, 6, 264-274.

 


TRAININGS PROVIDED (Selected)

 

Tager, D., Patterson, E., Semler, J., Merry, S. & Even, S. (2013). Transforming Our Center: Improving Services to Trans-Identified Individuals, Family Health Center of Boone County, January.

 

Tager, D., Patterson, E., Semler, J., Eastman-Mueller, H. & Even, S. (2012). Transforming Our Center: Improving Services to Trans-Identified Individuals, City of Columbia/Boone County Department of Health and Human Services, November.

 

Tager, D., Patterson, E., & Eastman Mueller, H. (2011-2012). Provided 3 in-service trainings to staff at MU Student Health Center on Improving Services to Transgender Patients, October, March, April.

 

Tager, D., (2011). Psychotherapy with LGBTQ Clients. Presented to Harry S. Truman VA psychological interns, August.

 

Tager, D. (2010). Organized and facilitated a panel discussion on LGBT Families. LGBT Resource Center, April.

 

Tager, D. & Hansen, R. (2009). Multicultural counseling with transgender clients. Presented to Counseling Psychology Practicum at MU Counseling Center, November.

 

Good, G. E., Tager, D., Alfred, G., Khairallah, & T., Mackowiak, C. (2008). Therapy with men. Presented to interns and staff at Truman V. A., Columbia, April.   


PROFESSIONAL AWARDS

 

  • Mizzou Excellence in Inclusivity Award, February, 2013.
  • Catalyst Award, Support for the LGBTQ community, May, 2012.
  • STAR Award for best new collaboration, Transgender Health Network, March, 2012.