Dr. Karen Fraser Wyche
- Research Professor
- Virginia Science and Technology Campus
- 45085 University Dr.
Ashburn, Virginia 20147
Dr. Wyche is an expert on issues related to diversity in working with and doing research in low-income and minority communities in program evaluation, the development of gender and culturally appropriate interventions, and training of service providers. In particular, she investigates coping and stress responses of minority women living in difficult life circumstances, especially those living with HIV/AIDS.
- HIV testing in older African-American heterosexual couples
University of Missouri in Columbia, PhD
University of Maryland, MSW
Wyche, K. F. (2016). Womanist Research. In T. Bryant-Davis & L. Comas Diaz. Womanism and mujerista psychologies (pp.29-39) Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
Reid, P., Lewis, L., & Wyche, K. (2013). An intersectional framework for a multicultural analysis of gender. In F. Leong, (Ed.) Handbook of multicultural psychology Vol 1: Theory and research (pp. 379-394). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association
Wyche, K. F. (2011). Components of multicultural knowledge and understanding: Issues for United States Educators. Humanitarian Review, 5(48), 80-85. Perm, Prikamsky Social Institute, Russia.
(Вестник НП ВПО "Прикамский социальный институт”. Научный журнал "Гуманитарное обозрение" 5 (48), 80-85. Perm, Prikamsky Social Institute, Russia).
Wyche, K. F., Pfefferbaum, R.L., Pfefferbaum, B., Norris, F.H, Wisnieski, D., & Younger, H. (2011). Exploring community resilience in workforce communities of first responders serving Katrina survivors. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 81, 18-30.
Wyche, K. F. (2011). Commentary: Memories, reflections, and questions. In B. Greene & D. Brodbar (Eds.). A minyan of women: Family dynamics, Jewish identity, and psychotherapy practice (pp. 220-231). New York: Taylor & Francis.
Fellow — Society of the Psychology of Women
Fellow — Society for Clinical Psychology
Fellow — Society for the Study of Social Issues
Sue Rosenberg Zalk Award for Distinguished Service — Society for Women in Psychology
Carolyn Wood Sherif Award — Society for Women in Psychology