Elliot Tebbe, Ph.D.

Elliot Tebbe, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor in the Counseling Psychology program at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. His research interests focus primarily on the health and well-being of sexual and gender minority individuals and communities.

Elliot is particularly interested in exploring the role of positive identity in increasing well-being and attenuating distress. To date, Elliot’s research has been published in the Journal of Counseling Psychology, The Counseling Psychologist, Psychology of Women Quarterly, and Career Development Quarterly, and has garnered grant funding from the American Psychological Foundation and the Gay & Lesbian Medical Association.

In addition to his research activities, Elliot has served in leadership roles at national levels, such as being a committee member on the American Psychological Association of Graduate Students (APAGS) Committee on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Concerns (CLGBTC) and now as President-Elect of Section IV (Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Concerns) of Division 35 (Society of the Psychology of Women) of APA. Through his research and service, Elliot is an advocate for diverse sexual and gender minority populations.