Published Dissertations, Theses, and Undergraduate Independent Study Projects


Published Theses

Kumar, R. P., Bedi, R. P., & Lo, C. O. (2023). Possible masculinities: A grounded theory on how university men envision themselves in the future. Qualitative Psychology, 10(3), 435–451.

Jordan, D. J., & Bedi, R. P. (2021). Addiction recovery as transformative learning: Identity change in men who participated in residential treatment. Canadian Journal of Counselling and Psychotherapy, 55, 4, 462-483.

Hayes, S., Doucet, D., & Bedi, R. P. (2021). Students overcoming learned helplessness. Canadian Journal of Counselling and Psychotherapy, 55, 3, 334-362.

Springer, K., & Bedi, R. P. (2021). Why do men drop out of counseling/psychotherapy? An enhanced critical incident technique analysis of male clients’ experiences. Psychology of Men & Masculinities, 22, 776-786. [Western Washington University]

Richards, M., & Bedi, R. P. (2015). Gaining perspective: How men describe incidents damaging the therapeutic alliance. Psychology of Men & Masculinity, 16, 170-182. doi: 10.1037/a0036924  [Western Washington University]

Simpson, A. J., & Bedi, R. P. (2012). The therapeutic alliance: Clients’ categorization of client-identified factors. Canadian Journal of Counselling and Psychotherapy, 46, 344-366. [University of Victoria]

Duff, C.T., & Bedi, R.P. (2010). Counsellor behaviors that predict therapeutic alliance formation: From the client’s perspective. Counselling Psychology Quarterly, 23, 91-110. doi: 10.1080/09515071003688165 [University of Victoria]

Published Undergraduate Independent Study Projects

Moscovitz, A., Bedi, R. P., & Outadi, A. O. (2023). Examination of perceived religion in Muslim women’s access to counseling and psychotherapy: An audit study. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 70(1), 30-40.

Willman, T., Douce, T. B., & Bedi, R. P. (2023). Differences in religious and spiritual practices variables between Canadian counselors and psychologists. Archive for the Psychology of Religion, 45(3), 229-246.

Arguelles, F., & Bedi, R. P. (2023). Proof of concept of investigating psychotherapy as a western cultural healing practice: Assessing its prevalence in western versus non-western countries. World Cultural Psychiatry Research Review, 18(1), 24-44.

Douce, T. B., & Bedi, R. P. (2022). Evaluating and applying to a counseling psychology PhD program: Importance and Influence of various decision variables. North American Journal of Psychology, 24(1), 101-126.

Bedi, R. P., Cook, M. C., & Domene, J. F. (2012). The university student perspective on factors that hinder the counseling alliance. College Student Journal, 46, 350-361. [Western Washington University]