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Denise Beesley

Associate Professor

Denise Beesley

Department: Educational Psychology
Program Area: Counseling Psychology
Phone: 405-325-2914
Office: OU Counseling Clinic, 3200 Marshall Avenue in Norman

I received my undergraduate degree in Education from Oklahoma Baptist University and my M.Ed. and Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from the University of Oklahoma. I am an associate professor in the Department of Educational Psychology and serve as Director of Training for the doctoral program in counseling psychology. I served for 13 years as the Director of the University of Oklahoma Counseling Psychology Assessment Clinic, providing specialty training and supervision for masters and doctoral students in psychological and psycho-educational assessment. I currently teach the first doctoral practicum and the assessment courses.


Research Interests:

  • Women's psychological health
  • Social justice and advocacy
  • Diversity issues
  • Identity and body image