707 EDCT
Counseling Psychology
Ph.D., Counseling Psychology, University of Missouri - Columbia (1996)
M.A., Counseling Psychology, University of Missouri-Columbia (1990)
B.A., Biblical Studies and Psychology, Evangel College (1987)
Research Interests
Psychological Intervention Research
Psychological Treatment Process & Outcomes
Statistical Methods for Studying Change

2003 present
Associate Professor, Counseling Psychology Program, Department of
Educational Psychology, Texas A&M University, College Station TX.

1996 - 2003
Assistant Professor, Counseling Psychology Program, Department of
Educational Psychology, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX.

CPSY631. Tech Of Counseling
CPSY639. Counseling Practicum I
CPSY683. Field Practicum
CPSY684. Internship- In Absentia
CPSY684. Profess Internship
CPSY685. Directed Studies
CPSY688. Research Proposal Development
CPSY690. Theory Of Cpsy Rsearch
EPSY682. Sem In Cpsy New Student

Alexandra Mary McCammon (Summer 2020)
Donald August Keile-Kracht (Fall 2019)
Christine Marie Rosner (Summer 2018)
Vanessa Catherine Laird (Summer 2017)
Kevin R. Tarlow (Summer 2017)
Jo Ellyn Olivia Yvonne Walker (Fall 2016)
Sarah Spinella Forcey (Summer 2016)
Marc Patience (Summer 2015)
Ryan Kalpinski (Summer 2014)
Gerardo Gonzalez (Summer 2014)
Maria Craven` (Fall 2013)
Natalia Jimenez (Fall 2013)
Katherine Leinberger (Fall 2012)
Edgar Villarreal (Summer 2012)
Matthew Davis (Summer 2011)
Clare Duffy (Summer 2011)
Sallie Ann Boulos (Spring 2011)
Lauren Orozco (Fall 2010)
Karen Turner (Summer 2010)
Andrew Reichert (Summer 2010)
Amanda Jane Pfeffer (Spring 2009)
Lisa Cepeda (Summer 2008)
Ashely Barnes (Summer 2007)
Jeanette madkins (Summer 2007)
Lee Shefferman (Spring 2006)
Joshua Bias (Fall 2005)
Andrew Miller (Summer 2005)
Daniel Altman (Summer 2005)
Robert Wells (Fall 2004)
Frank Baugh (Summer 2004)
Matthew Shelton (Summer 2004)
Alisa Renee Howze (Fall 2001)
Bradley Powell (Summer 2001)

Journal Articles
Wells R., Breckenridge E. D., Ajaz S., Narayan A., Brossart D., Zahniser J. H., & Rasmussen, J. (2019). Integrating primary care into community mental health centres in Texas, USA: Results of a case study investigation. International Journal of Integrated Care, 19, 1, 1-11. Doi: Impact factor = 2.489
Brossart, D. F., Laird, V. C., & Armstrong, T. W. (2018). Interpreting Kendall's Tau and Tau-U for single-case experimental designs. Cogent Psychology. doi: 10.1080/23311908.2018.1518687
Laird, V., Elliott, T. R., Brossart, D. F., Luo, W., Hicks, J. A., Warren, A. M., & Foreman, M. (2018). Trajectories of affective balance one year after traumatic injury: Associations with resilience, social support, and mild traumatic brain injury. Journal of Happiness Studies. doi: 10.1007/s10902-018-0004-1
Tarlow, K. R. & Brossart, D. F. (2018). A comprehensive method of single-case data analysis: Interrupted time-series simulation (ITSSIM). School Psychology Quarterly. Advanced online publication. doi: 10.1037/spq0000273
Wells, R., Armstrong, T., & Brossart, D. (2018). Using the Relational Coordination Instrument with a diverse patient sample. Medical Care, 56, 767-774. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000000964
Adler, A.B., Brossart, D.F., & Toblin, R.L. (2017). Can anger be helpful? Soldier perceptions of the utility of anger. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 205, 692-698. doi: 10.1097/NMD.0000000000000712
*Armstrong, T. W., *Surya, S., Elliott, T. R., Brossart, D. F., & Burdine, J. N. (2016, February 18). Depression and Health-Related Quality of Life Among Persons With Sensory Disabilities in a Health Professional Shortage Area. Rehabilitation Psychology. Advance online publication.
*Gonzalez, G. E., Jr., & Brossart, D. F. (2015). Telehealth videoconferencing psychotherapy in rural primary care. Journal of Rural Mental Health. Advance online publication.
Brossart, D. F., Vannest, K. J., Davis, J. L., & Patience, M. A. (2014). Incorporating nonoverlap indices with visual analysis for quantifying intervention effectiveness in single-case experimental designs. Neuropsychological Rehabilitation, 24, 464-491. doi:10.1080/09602011.2013.868361
Brossart, D., Vannest, K.J. Davis, J.L., & Patience, M. (2014). Incorporating non-overlap indices with visual analysis for quantifying intervention effectiveness in single-case experimental designs. Neuropsychological Rehabilitation.1-28. doi=10.1080/09602011.2013.868361 (ISI 2.159)
Tarlow, K., McCord, C., Elliott, T. R., & Brossart, D. F. (2014). Health-related quality of life of rural clients seeking telepsychology services. International Journal of Telemedicine and Applications. doi:10.1155/2014/168158
Brossart, D. F.,Wendel, M., Cook, H., Castillo, L. G., Elliott, T. R., & Burdine, J. (2013). Assessing depression in rural communities. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 69, 252-263
Lawson, D. M. & Brossart, D. F. (2013). Interpersonal problems and personality features as mediators between attachment and intimate partner violence. Violence and Victims, 28, 414-428. doi:10.1891/0886-6708.VV-D-12-00031
Bowman-Perrott, L., Benz, M. R., *Hsu, H., Kwok, O., *Eisterhold, L., & Zhang, D. (2011). Patterns and predictors of disciplinary exclusion over time: An analysis of the SEELS national dataset. Journal of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders
Brossart, D. F., Parker, R. I., & Castillo, L. G. (2011). Robust regression for single-case data analysis: How can it help? Behavior Research Methods, 43, 710-719
*McCord, C. E., Elliott, T. R., Wendel, M. L., Brossart, D. F., *Cano, M., *Gonzalez, G., & Burdine, J. N. (2011). Community capacity and teleconference counseling in rural Texas. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 42, 521-527
Wendel, M., Brossart, D., Elliott, T., *McCord, C., & *Diaz, M. (2011). Use of technology to increase access to mental health services in a rural Texas community. Family & Community Health, 34, 134-140
Wendel, M. L., Brossart D. F., Elliott, T. R., McCord, C., & Diaz, M. A. (2011). Use of technology to increase access to mental health services in a rural Texas community. Family and Community Health, 34, 134-140
Davis, M. J. & Brossart, D. F. (2010). Youth contraceptive switching: Increasing risk of STI transmission with age? Journal of Environmental Health Research, 10, 35--43
Lawson, D. M. , Brossart, D. F., Shefferman, L. W. (2010). Assessing gender role of partner violent men using the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2 (MMPI-2): Comparing Abuser Types. Professional Psychology, 41, 260-266
Lawson, D. M. & Brossart, D. F. (2009). Attachment, interpersonal problems, and treatment outcome in group therapy for intimate partner violence. Psychology of Men and Masculinity, 10, 288-301.
Brossart, D. F., Meythaler, J. M., Parker, R. I., McNamara, J., & Elliott, T. R. (2008). Advanced regression methods for single-case designs: Studying propranolol in the treatment for agitation associated with traumatic brain injury. Rehabilitation Psychology, 53, 357-369.
Elliott, T. R., Brossart, D., Berry, J. W., & Fine, P. R. (2008). Problem-solving training via videoconferencing for family caregivers of persons with spinal cord injuries: A randomized controlled trial. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 46, 1220-1229.
Castillo, L. G., Brossart, D. F., Reyes, C., Conoley, C. W., & Phoummarath, M. J. (2007). The influence of multicultural training on perceived multicultural competencies and implicit racial prejudice. Journal of Multicultural Counseling & Development, 35, 243-254.
Castillo, L. G., Conoley, C. W., Brossart, D. F., & Quiros, A. (2007). Construction and validation of the intragroup marginalization inventory. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 13, 232-240.
Brossart, D.F., & Lawson, D.M. & Kieffer, K.M. (2006). Factor analysis of the Personal Authority in the Family System Questionare. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 32, 439-449.
Brossart, D.F., Parker, R.I., Olson, E.A., Mahadevan, L. (2006). The relationship between visual analysis and five statistical analyses in a simple AB single-case research design. Behavior Modification, 30, 531-563.
Parker, R. I. & Brossart, D. F. (2006) Phase Contrasts for Multi-Phase Single Case Intervention Designs, School Psychology Quarterly, 21(1) 46-61.
Reese, R.J., Conoley, C.W., & Brossart, D.F. (2006. The attractiveness of telephone counseling: An empirical investigation of client perceptions. Journal of Counseling and Development, 84, 54-60.
Parker, R.I., Brossart, D.F., Vannest, K.J., Long, J.R., De-Alba, R.G., Baugh, F.G., & Sullivan, J.R. (2005). Effect sizes in single case research: How large is large? School Psychology Review, 34, 116-132.
Castillo, L.G., Conoley, C.W., & Brossart, D.F. (2004). Acculturation, White marginalization, and family support as predictors of perceived distress in Mexican American female college students. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 51, 151-157.
Lawson, D.M., & Brossart, D.F. (2004). The association between current intergenerational family relationships and sibling structure. Journal of Counseling and Development, 82, 472-482..
Lawson, D.M. & Brossart, D.F. (2004). The developmental course of personal authority in the family system. Family Process, 43, 391-409.
Conoley, C.W., Graham, J.M., Neu, T., Craig, M.C., O'Pry, A., Cardin, S.A., Brossart, D.F., & Parker, R.I. (2003). Solution focused family therapy with three aggressive and oppositional acting children: An N=1 empirical study. Family Process, 42, 361-374.
Lawson, D.M., & Brossart, D. (2003). The relationship between counselor trainee, family of origin structure, and counseling effectiveness. The Clinical Supervisor, 22, 21-36.
Lawson, D. M. & Brossart, D. F. (2003). Link among therapist and parent relationship, the working alliance, and therapy outcome. Psychotherapy Research, 13, 383-394.
Parker, R.I. & Brossart, D.F. (2003). Evaluating single-case data: A comparison of seven statistical methods. Behavior Therapy, 34, 189-211.
Powell, B.D., Brossart, D.F., & Reynolds, C.R. (2003). Evaluation of the accuracy of two regression-based methods for estimating premorbid IQ. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology. 18, 277-292.
Brossart, D. F., Clay, D. L., and Willson, V. L. (2002). Methodological and statistical considerations for threats to internal validity in pediatric outcome data: Response shift in self-report outcomes. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 27, 97-107.
Reese, R.J., Conoley, C.W. & Brossart, D.F. (2002). Effectiveness of telephone counseling: A field based investigation. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 49, 233-242.
Thompson, R.L., Brossart, D.F., Carlozzi, A.F., & Miville, M.L. (2002). Five-factor (Big Five) personality traits and universal-diverse orientation in counselor trainees. Journal of Psychology, 136, 561-572.
Lawson, D.M., & Brossart, D. F. (2001). Intergenerational transmission: Individuation and intimacy across three generations. Family Process, 40, 429-442.
Brossart, D. F., Parker, R., & Willson, V. L. (1998). A comparison of two methods for analyzing longitudinal data: Tuckerized growth curves and an application of K means analysis. Learning and Individual Differences, 10, 121-136.
Brossart, D. F., Patton, M. J., & Wood, P. K. (1998). Assessing group process: An illustration using tuckerized growth curves. Group Dynamics: Theory, Research, and Practice, 2, 3-17.
Brossart, D. F., Willson, V. L., Patton, M. J., Kivlighan, D. M., Jr., & Multon, K. D. (1998). A time series model of the working alliance: A key process in short-term psychoanalytic counseling. Psychotherapy: Theory/Research/Practice/Training, 35, 197-205.
Kivlighan, D.M., Jr, Multon, K.D., & Brossart, D.F. (1996). Helpful impacts in group counseling: Development of a multidimensional rating system. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 43, 347-355.
Heppner, P.P., Kivlighan, D.M., Jr., Wright, G.E., Pledge, D.S., Brossart, D.F., Bellatin, A.M., Wang, L., Kinder, M.H., Hertel, J.B., Hendricks, F.M., Kim, H., Durham, R.J., Berry, T.R., Witty, T.E., & Krull, L.A. (1995). Teaching the history of counseling: Training the next generation. Journal of Counseling and Development, 73, 337-341.
Heppner, P.P., Kivlighan, D.M., Jr., Burnett, J.W., Berry, T.R., Goedinghaus, M., Doxsee, D.J., Hendricks, F.M., Krull, L.A., Wright, G.E., Bellatin, A.M., Durham, R.J., Tharp, A., Kim, H., Brossart, D.F., Wang, L.F., Witty, T.E., Kinder, M.H., Hertel, J.B., & Wallace, D.L. (1994). Dimensions that characterize supervisor interventions delivered in the context of live supervision of practicum counselors. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 41, 227-235.
Book Chapters
McCord, C. E., Elliott, T. R., Brossart, D. F., & Castillo, L. G. (2012). Mental health issues in rural areas. In R. Crosby, R. Vanderpool, M. Wendel, & B. Casey (Eds.), Rural Populations and Health: Determinants, Disparities, and Solutions (pp. 323 -- 339). San Francisco: Jossey-Bass

Brazos Valley Mental Health Research Partnership
Co-PI (). DHHS-PHS-NIH (Federal)
2009-12-01 — 2014-11-30
Comparative Effectiveness of Modalitites of Mental Health Counseling in Rural Populations
PI. DHHS-PHS-NIH (Federal)
2009-09-30 — 2011-09-29
Reducing Rural Disparities in Behavioral Health Outcomes Using Telecommunication
Co-PI (). NIH (Federal)
2009-09-30 — 2011-09-29
Proof of Concept for the Delivery of Mental Health Services to Vulnerable and Underserved Rural Populations Via Telecommunication
Co-PI (). American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (Private)
2009-05-01 — 2011-04-30
Expanding Mental Health Services via Telehealth Technologies in Rural Communities
Co-PI (). Leon County Government (State)
2008-05-01 — 2011-04-30
Alliance & Cultural Interventions for Mexican Americans
Co-PI (). DHHS-PHS-NIH (Federal)
2005-04-01 — 2007-03-31

Editorial Board Member. Jouranl of Military Psychology (2019)
Editorial Board Member. Journal of Clinical Psychology (2010)
Editorial Board Member. Psychotherapy: Theory, Research, Practice, Training (2010 - 2014)
Training Director/Program Coordinator. CPSY Program. (2016)