Ghazel Tellawi, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow, Program in Human Sexuality (PHS)

Ghazel Tellawi

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Postdoctoral Fellow, Program in Human Sexuality (PHS)


Randi and Fred Ettner Fellowship in Transgender Health, University of Minnesota

PhD, University of Louisville

MA, University of Houston at Clear Lake, 2013

Summary

Ghazel Tellawi, PhD, is the current Randi and Fred Ettner Postdoctoral Fellow in Transgender Health. Dr. Tellawi received clinical training in psychotherapy and assessment in a variety of settings, including a university counseling center, hospital settings, private practice, and a university clinic that served both students and members of the community. She has clinical interests in the following areas: sexual and gender identity, the role that microaggressions play in the experiences of LGBTQ+ individuals, and sources of coping and resilience in LGBTQ+ individuals.

Pronouns: she/her/hers

Expertise

Sexual and gender identity, the role that microaggressions play in the experiences of LGBTQ+ individuals, and sources of coping and resilience in LGBTQ+ individuals.

Research

Publications

Wetterneck, C. T., Williams, M. T., Tellawi, G., & Bruce, S. (2015). Obsessions of Suicide in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder with Comorbid Major Depressive Disorder. In E. Storch & A. Lewin (eds.), Clinical Handbook of Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders: A Case-Based Approach to Treating Pediatric and Adult Populations. Springer. ISBN 978-3-319-17138-8.

Williams, M.T., Wetterneck, C., Tellawi, G., & Duque, G. (2015). Domains of Distress Among People with Sexual Orientation Obsessions. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 14(3), 783-789. doi: 10.1007/s10508-014-0421-0.

Williams, M. T., Davis, D. M., Tellawi, G., & Slimowicz, J. (2015). Assessment and Treatment of Sexual Orientation Obsessions in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. Australian Clinical Psychologist, 1(1), 12-18.