Thursday, April 27, 2017

On Point’s “Misogyny And Murder” Program Features Robert Heasley

June 2, 2014 by  
Filed under Current Men's Studies News

On May 28, 2014, National Public Radio’s “On Point” interviewed former American Men’s Studies Association President, Robert Heasley to discuss “Misogyny and Murder: Unpacking a Killing in California.” Heasley is Professor of Sociology at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. What’s in a killer’s heart? We know in the case of the May 23, 2014 Santa Barbara […]

AMSA Member, Andrew Smiler Reaches Out to Popularize the Examination of Masculinity

April 10, 2014 by  
Filed under Current Men's Studies News, General

Reaching out to the broader public, AMSA member Andrew Smiler has not only written articles for on-line publications such as the recent “Men Defining Masculinty: It’s Not About Sex,” but has authored a popular book Challenging Casanova: Beyond the Stereotype of the Promiscuous Young Male. Smiler is a therapist, teacher, author and evaluator. In Challenging […]

AMSA President Publishes Article in Research on Social Work Practice

March 27, 2014 by  
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Daphne Watkins, President of the American Men’s Studies Association and Assistant Professor of Social Work and Psychiatry at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor has co-authored an article in the March 2014 issue of the journal: Research on Social Work Practice. Entitled “The Discipline’s Escalating Whisper: Social Work and Black Men’s Mental Health,” it is […]

AMSA President’s New Article Analyzes Study of Black Women’s Perceptions of Depression in Black Men

August 28, 2013 by  
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The President of the American Men’s Studies Association, Daphne C. Watkins, has coauthored an article in the July 2013 issue of the American Journal of Men’s Health entitled: “‘Their Depression Is Something Different . . . It Would Have to Be:’ Findings From a Qualitative Study of Black Women’s Perceptions of Depression in Black Men.” […]

AMSA Board Member Daphne Watkins Concludes African-American Men Who Feel ‘In Control’ Less Likely to Experience Depressive Symptoms

May 25, 2011 by  
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Regardless of life stage, a sense of mastery is an important predictor of positive mental health for African American men between ages 25 and 34, reports a new study by researchers who include AMSA board member and lead investigator Daphne Watkins, University of Michigan assistant professor of social work; and Darrell Hudson, postdoctoral fellow at […]

2nd APA “Psychotherapy with Men” Conference Set for June 5, 2010

September 17, 2009 by  
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The Second National Psychotherapy with Men Conference is scheduled by the Society for the Psychological Study of Men and Masculinity (Division 51 of the American Psychological Association) for June 5, 2010 at the AT&T Conference Center of the University of Texas, Austin. Keynote speakers are Dr. Gary Brooks, Baylor University, Department of Psychology & Neuroscience […]