Clinically Applied, Psychoeducational, and Programming Papers Published Using the Gender Role Conflict Construct

Braverman, D.G., O’Neil, J.M. & Owen, S. (1992). Systematic programming on men’s issues and men’s studies on campus. Journal of College Student Development. 33, 557-558

Blazina, C. (2001). Analytic psychology and gender role conflict: The development of the fragile masculine self. Psychotherapy, 38, 50-59.

Blazina, C. (2004). Gender role conflict and the disidentification process: Two case studies on the fragile masculine self. The Journal of Men’s Studies, 12, 151-161.

Blazina, C. (1997). The fear of the feminine in the western psyche and the masculine task of disidentification: Their effect on the development of masculine gender role conflict. The Journal of Men’s Studies, 6, 55-68.

Croteau, J.M.& Burda, P.C. (1983). Structured group programming on men’s roles: A creative approach to change. Personnel and Guidance Journal, 62, 243-245.

Cochran, S.V. & Rabinowitz, F.E. (2003). Gender-sensitive recommendation for assessment and treatment of men. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 34, 132-140.

Englar, M. (2006). The masculine norms and the therapy process. In M. Englar-Carlson & M. A. Stevens (Eds.) In the room with men: A casebook of therapeutic change. Washington, D.C.: APA Books.

Englar, M. & Stevens, M. A. (2006). (Eds.) In the room with men: A casebook of therapeutic change. Washington, D.C.: APA Books.

Goldberg, J.L. (1997). Marilyn Monroe’s gender role journey: Promoting women’s development. Journal of College Student Development, 38, 543-545.

Mahalik, J.R. (1999). Interpersonal psychotherapy with men who experience gender role conflict. Professional Psychology: Theory, Research, and Practice. 30, 5-13.

Mahalik, J.R. (1999). Incorporating a gender role strain perspective in assessing and treating men’s cognitive distortions. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 30, 333-340.

Mahlalik, J.R., Good, G.E., & Englar-Carlson, M. (2003). Masculinity scripts, presenting concerns, and help seeking: Implications for practice and training. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 34, 123-131.

McCarthy, J & Holliday, E.L. (2004). Help seeking and counseling within a traditional male gender role: An examination from a multicultural perspective. Journal of Counseling and Development, 82, 25-30.

O’Neil, J.M. (2013). Gender-role conflict research thirty years later: An evidenced based  diagnostic schema. Journal of Counseling and Development. 91, 499-498.

O’Neil, J. M. (1990). Assessing men’s gender role conflict. In D. Moore & F. Leafgren (Eds.) Men in conflict: Problem solving strategies and interventions. Alexandria, VA: American Association for Counseling and Development.

O’Brien, J.M. (August, 2007). Outcome measures in private practice: reflections on male gender roles. In K. Chwalisz (Chair) Evidence based practice: Practice, research, and social justice consideration. Symposium presented at the American psychological Association, San Francisco, CA.

O’Neil, J.M. (in press). The psychology of men and boys in the year 2010: Theory, research, clinical practice, and future directions. In J. Hansen & B. Altmaier (Ed.s). Handbook of Counseling Psychology. New York: Oxford University Press.

O’Neil, J.M. & Lujan, M. L. (2009). Preventing boys problems in schools through psychoeducation programming: A call to action. Psychology in the Schools, 46, 257-266.

O’Neil, J.M. & Lujan, M. L. (2009) An assessment paradigm for fathers in therapy using gender role conflict theory. In C. Z. Oren & D. C. Oren (Eds.) Counseling fathers. Taylor & Francis Group.

O’Neil, J.M. (2008). Men’ gender role conflict: 25 year research summary (Special Issue). The Counseling Psychologist, 36, 358-476.

O’Neil, J.M. (2008). Summarizing twenty-five years of research on men’s gender role conflict using the Gender Role Conflict Scale: New research paradigms and clinical implications. The Counseling Psychologist. 36, 358-445.

O’Neil, J.M. (2008). Complexity, contextualism, and multiculturalism: Response to critiques and future directions for the Gender Role Conflict Research Program. The Counseling Psychologist, 36, 469-476.

Levant, R.F., Good, G.E., Cook, S.W., O’Neil, J.M., Smalley, K.B., Owen, K., & Richmond, K. (2006). The normative male alexithymia scale: Measurement of a gender-linked syndrome. Psychology of Men and Masculinity, 7, 212-224.

O’Neil, J.M. (2006). Helping Jack heal his emotional wounds using the gender role conflict diagnostic schema . In M. Englar-Carlson & M.A. Stevens (Eds.) In the therapy room with men: A casebook about psychotherapeutic process and change with male clients. Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association.

O’Neil, J.M. (1994). Psychological violence and gender role conflict: Assessment and treatment implications. A two day (16 hour) workshop. Central Pennsylvania Psychological Association and Penn State University, University Park, PA, October 27-28, 1994.

O’Neil, J.M. (1996). The gender role journey workshop: Exploring sexism and gender role conflict in a coeducational setting. In M.A. Andronico (Ed.) Men in groups: Insights, interventions, psychoeducational work. Washington, D.C.: APA Books.

O’Neil, J.M. & Roberts Carroll, M. (1988). A gender role workshop focused on sexism, gender role conflict, and the gender role journey. Journal of Counseling and Development, 67, 193-197.

Rochlen, A.B. (2005). Men In (and Out) of therapy: Central concepts, emerging directions, and remaining challenges. Journal of Clinical Psychology. Published on line in Wiley Interscience (

Silverstein, L.B. Auerbach, C.F. & Levant, R.F. (2002). Contemporary fathers reconstructing masculinity: Clinical implications of gender role strain. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 33, 361-369.

Wester, S.R., McDonough, T.A., White, M., Vogel, D.L. & Taylor, L. (2010). Using gender role conflict theory in counseling male-to-female transgender individuals. Journal of Counseling and Development, 88, 214-219.

Wester, S.R. & Vogel, D.L. (2002). Working with the masculine mystique: Male gender role conflict, counseling self-efficacy, and the training of male psychologists. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 33, 370-376.

Wester, S.R. (2008). Male gender role conflict and multiculturalism: Implications for Counseling Psychology. The Counseling Psychologist, 36, 294-324.