Queer-Contextualized Family Therapy: Radically Inclusive Theory and Practice

by Hartwell & Edwards

will be available through Routledge 


Research & Scholarship

By Lindsay L. Edwards


  • Vargas, L. & Edwards, L.L. (In Press) Coupling Existential-Humanistic and Systemic Paradigms. In. Eds APA Handbook of Humanistic and Existential Psychology


  • Edwards, L.L., Leone, R.A., & Culver, K. (2022) An examination of gender difference in advancement and salary for marriage and family therapy faculty members working in public universities. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy. doi: 10.1111/jmft.12607


  • Skuba, L. & Edwards, L.L. (2022). Forged in the fires of COVID-19: The evolution of systemic therapy for online practice and beyond. Counseling and Family Therapy Scholarship Review, 4, https://doi.org/10.53309/2576-926X.1050



  • Edwards, L. L., & Hanley, S. M. (2021). Scale of internalized trans oppression: Measure development and exploratory factor analysis. Contemporary Family Therapy: An International Journal. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10591-020-09564-4


  • Culver, K. & Edwards, L.L. (2020). Chang, S. C., Singh, A. A., & Dickey, L. M. (2018). A clinician’s guide to gender‐affirming care: Working with transgender and gender nonconforming clients. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications Inc., 298 pp., $ 49.95. Journal of Marital Family Therapy, 46, 741-742. https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12434


  • McGeorge, C. R., Walsdorf, A. A., Edwards, L. L., Benson, K. E., & Coburn, K. (2020). Sexual orientation and gender identity: Considerations for systemic therapists. In K. S. Wampler, R. B. Miller, & R. B. Seedall (Eds.), The handbook of systemic family therapy: Volume 1. The profession of systemic family therapy. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons.


  • Edwards, L. L., Torres Bernal, A., Hanley, S. M., & Martin, S. (2019). Resilience factors and suicide risk for a sample of transgender clients. Family Process. Published online August 8, 2019 https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12479



  • Torres Bernal, A., Vásquez, W. F., Edwards, L. L., & Giles, M. (2018). Exploring gender wage disparity in MFT academic programs. Contemporary Family Therapy, 1-8. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10591-018-9462-1


  • Edwards, L. L. (2017). Gender orientation, gender identity, and gender expression. In J. Carlson & S.B. Dermer (Eds.), The SAGE encyclopedia of marriage, family, and couples counseling (723-724). Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications. https://doi.org/10.4135/9781483369532.n220 


  • Edwards, L. L. (2017). Transgender families. In J. Carlson & S.B. Dermer (Eds.), The SAGE encyclopedia of marriage, family, and couples counseling (1716-1718). Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications. https://doi.org/10.4135/9781483369532.n515 


  • Edwards, L. L., Robertson, J.A., Smith, P. M., & O’Brien, N. B. (2014). Marriage and family training programs and their integration of lesbian, gay, and bisexual identities. Journal of Feminist Family Therapy, 26, 1–25. https://doi.org/10.1080/08952833.2014.872955 


  • Bordoloi, S.D, O’Brien, N.B., Edwards, L. L., & Preli, R. (2013). Creating an inclusive and thriving profession: Why the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT) needs to advocate for same-sex marriage. Journal of Feminist Family Therapy, 25, 41-55. https://doi.org/10.1080/08952833.2013.755082