Mike Parent

Mike  Parent
Associate Professor, Department of Educational Psychology
Director, Psychology Educational and Assessment Center
Director, Gender, Sexuality, and Behavioral Health Lab
Director, TinCat Mobile Wellness Initiative Lab
Margie Gurley Seay Centennial Professorship in Education

Phone: +1 512 471 0845
Email: michael.parent@austin.utexas.edu
Office: SZB 5.404C
Office Hours: By appointment
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Michael Parent’s research focuses on the intersections of gender, sexuality, and behavioral health. His interests include men’s health, adolescent health, minority stress theory, and the use of anabolic-androgenic steroids, as well as integrating the use of social media into existing psychological frameworks and approaches, and professional training in psychology. Parent also develops accessible Telehealth mental health solutions for populations otherwise unable to access mental health care.

Note: Dr. Parent will not be taking new students for the 2023 academic year.