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Teaching Personnel

  Gall, Terry Lynn
Full Professor
Program: Counselling and Spirituality
Office : GIG 335
Phone: 613-236-1393, ext.: 2279
Email: tgall@ustpaul.ca


Research Activities:

Stress and coping

Education:

Ph.D. (Clinical Psychology) University of Western Ontario
M.A. (Psychology) University of Western Ontario
Member of the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies


Courses taught:

IPA 6120 Theories of Counselling
IPA 5146 Professional Issues and Ethics in Pastoral Counselling
IPA 5546 Principes éthiques et conduite professionelle des agents en counseling pastoral
IPA 5131 Methodology of Empirical Research
IPA 6156 Research Seminar


Publications:

Refereed Chapters in books

Gall, T. L., & Guirguis-Younger, M. (in press). Religious and spiritual coping: Current theory and research. In K. I. Pargament (Ed.), APA handbook of psychology, religion and spirituality, Volume 1.

Papers in refereed journals

Miller, L. M., GALL, T. L. & Corbeil, L. (submitted January 2011) The experience of prayer with a sacred object within the context of significant life stress. Journal of Spirituality and Mental Health.

Gall, T. L., Malette, J. & Guirguis-Younger, M. J. (in press). Spirituality and religiousness: A diversity of definitions. Journal of Spirituality and Mental Health.

Gall, T. L., Charbonneau, C., & Florack, P. (in press). The relationship between religious/spiritual factors and perceived growth following a diagnosis of breast cancer. Psychology and Health, 26(3), 287-305.

Gall, T. L., Guirguis-Younger, M., Charbonneau, C., & Florack, P. (2009). The trajectory of religious coping across time in response to the diagnosis of breast cancer, PsychoOncology, 18(11), 1165-1178.

Gall, T. L., Kristjansson, E., Charbonneau, C., & Florack, P. (2009). A longitudinal study on the role of spirituality in response to the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer, Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 32, 174-186.

Gall, T. L., Basque, V., Damasceno-Scott, M., & Vardy, G. (2007). Spirituality and the Current Adjustment of Adult Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse, Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, 46(1), 101-117.

Gall, T. L. (2006). Spirituality and Coping with Life Stress among Adult Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse. Child Abuse & Neglect: An International Journal, 30(7), 829-844.

Gall, T. L. & Grant, K. (2005). Spiritual disposition and understanding illness. Pastoral Psychology, 53(6), 515-533.

Gall, T. L., Charbonneau, C., Clarke, N. H., Grant, K., Joseph, A., & Shouldice, L. (2005). Understanding the nature and role of spirituality in relation to coping and health: A conceptual framework. Canadian Psychology, 46(2), 88-104.

Gall, T. L. (2004). The role of religious coping in adjustment to prostate cancer. Cancer Nursing, 27(6), 454-461.

Gall, T. L. (2004). Relationship with God and the quality of life of prostate cancer survivors. Quality of Life Research, 13(8), 1357-1368.

Gall, T. L. (2003). Religious and spiritual attributions in older adults’ adjustment to illness, Journal of Psychology and Christianity, 22(3), 210-222.

Gall, T. L. (2003). The role of religious resources for older adults coping with illness. The Journal of Pastoral Care & Counseling, 57(2), 211-224.

Gall, T. L. & Cornblat, M. W. (2002). Breast cancer survivors give voice: A qualitative analysis of spiritual factors in long-term adjustment. Psycho-Oncology, 11, 524-535.

Gall, T. L. (2000). Integrating religious resources within a general model of stress and coping: Long-term adjustment to breast cancer. Journal of Religion and Health, 39(2), 167-182.

Gall, T. L. & Evans, D. R.. (2000). Pre-retirement factors and the quality of life of male retirees in later retirement. Canadian Journal of Behavioural Science, 32(3), 187-197.

Gall, T. L., Míguez de Renart, R. M. & Boonstra, B. (2000). Religious resources in long-term adjustment to breast cancer. Journal of Psychosocial Oncology, 18(2), 21-38.

Gall, T. L., Evans, D. R. & Bellerose, S. (2000). Transition to first-year university: Patterns of change in adjustment across life domains and time. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 19(4), 544-567.

Gall, T. L., Evans, D. R. & Bellerose, S. (1998). The role of religious factors in adjustment to first-year university. Pastoral Sciences, 17, 45-57.

Gall, T. L., Evans, D. R. & Howard, J. (1997). The retirement adjustment process: Changes in the well-being of male retirees across time. Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences,52B(3), P110-117.

Evans, D. R. & Gall, T. L. (1988). Response specificity revisited: Stress and health status. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 44, 108-114.

Gall, T. L. & Evans, D. R. (1987). Dimensionality of cognitive appraisal and its relationship to physical and psychological well-being. Journal of Psychology, 121, 539-546.

Papers in Refereed Conference Proceedings

Gall, T. L., & Henneberry, J. (accepted for July, 2011). Understanding suicide bereavement from the perspectives of the bereaved and mental health practitioners: A qualitative study. Paper to be presented at the 12th European Congress of Psychology, Istanbul, Turkey.

Gall, T. L., & Henneberry, J. (accepted for August, 2011). The role of religious and spiritual beliefs in understanding the meaning of suicide bereavement. Paper to be presented at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Washington, D. C.

Gall, T. L., & Guirguis-Younger, M. (March, 2011). Religious and spiritual coping: Current theory and research. Invited paper presented at 1st Global Conference on Spirituality in the 21st Century, Prague, Czech Republic.

Gall, T. L. & Miller, L. M. (August, 2010). Sacred objects as tools of connection with the Transcendent: The essential structure of prayer with a sacred object. Paper presented at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, San Diego, CA.

Gall, T. L., Charbonneau, C. & Florack, P. (August, 2009). The relationship between religious/spiritual factors and post-traumatic growth following a diagnosis of breast cancer. Paper presented at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Toronto, Canada.

Gall, T. L., Malette, J., & Guirguis-Younger, M. (July, 2008). Stepping out of an American context: Defining spirituality and religiousness from a French Canadian perspective. Paper presented at the XXIX International Congress of Psychology, Berlin, Germany.

Gall, T. L., Kristjansson, E., Charbonneau, C., & Florack, P. (March, 2008). A prospective study on the role of spirituality in breast cancer adjustment. Paper presented at the 3rd International Congress on Women’s Mental Health, Melbourne, Australia.

Gall, T. L. & Charbonneau, C. (August, 2007). Spiritual coping and distress in breast cancer: Resource mobilization or negative spiral? Paper presented at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, San Francisco.

Gall, T. L., & Hall, J. (June, 2007). Spiritual attributions and coping with breast cancer: A longitudinal study. Paper presented at the Canadian Psychological Association Annual Convention, Ottawa.

Hall, J. & Gall, T. L. (May, 2007). Attachment to God and spiritual injury: The impact of a traumatic event on one’s personal relationship with God. Paper presented at the Spirituality and Mental Health Conference, Ottawa.

Gall, T. L. (August, 2006). Spiritual coping and the process of adjustment to breast cancer: A longitudinal study. Paper presented at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, New Orleans.

Gall, T. L. (August, 2005). Spiritual coping in response to the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer. Paper presented at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Washington, D. C.

Gall, T.L. and Vardy, G.F. (November, 2004). The importance of spiritual factors for survivors of child sexual abuse. Paper presented at The International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

Gall, T. L. (June, 2004). Development of a Spiritual Model of Coping. Paper presented at the Annual Convention of the Canadian Psychological Association, St. John’s Newfoundland.

Gall, T. L. (August, 2004). Role of spirituality in coping with the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer: A longitudinal study. Paper presented at the International Congress of Psychology, Beijing, China.

Gall, T. L. (August, 2003). Prostate cancer: Role of religious coping in long-term adjustment. Paper presented at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Toronto, Canada.

Gall, T. L. (August, 2002). Older adults with illness: Relationship between religious and nonreligious coping. Paper presented at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Chicago, Illinois.

Gall, T. L. (June, 2002). Religious resources in coping with prostate cancer. Paper presented at the Annual Convention of the Canadian Psychological Association, Vancouver, B.C.

Gall, T. L. (August, 2001). Religious resources in older adults’ response to illness: When does one turn to God? Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Psychological Association, San Francisco.

Gall, T. L. (August, 2001). Living with breast cancer: Beyond everyday relationships to the Divine. Paper presented in the symposium: The Lives of Girls and Women: Interpersonal Context and Well-being. Annual Meeting of the American Psychological Association, San Francisco.

Gall, T. L. (June, 2000). Spiritual well-being of long-term breast cancer survivors. Paper presented at the Annual Convention of the Canadian Psychological Association, Ottawa.

Gall, T. L. (August, 2000). Breast cancer survivors give voice: A qualitative analysis of spiritual factors in long-term adjustment. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Psychological Association, Washington, D.C.

Gall, T. L., Míguez de Renart, R. M. & Boonstra, B. (August, 1999). Religious resources in long-term adjustment to breast cancer. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Psychological Association, Boston, Mass.

Gall, T. L. (July, 1999). Integrating religious resources within a general model of stress and coping: Long-term adjustment to breast cancer. Paper presented at the World Conference on Breast Cancer, Ottawa.

Gall, T. L., Shatford, L. A. & Evans, D. R. (June, 1988). Preliminary analysis of the change in college student health status. Paper presented at the Annual Convention of the Canadian Psychological Association, Montreal, Quebec.

Gall, T. L., Shatford, L. A. & Evans, D. R. (June, 1987). Cognitive appraisal and the prediction of college student health status. Paper presented at the Annual Convention of the Canadian Psychological Association, Vancouver, B. C.

Gall, T. L. & Evans, D. R. (June, 1986). The structure of cognitive appraisal. Paper presented at the Annual Convention of the Canadian Psychological Association, Toronto, Ontario.

Evans, D. R. & Gall, T. L. (June, 1986). Response specificity revisited: Stress and health status. Paper presented at the Annual Convention of the Canadian Psychological Association,Toronto, Ont.

Gall, T. L. (June, 1985). Development and validation of a Multidimensional Inventory of Coping. Paper presented at the Annual Convention of the Canadian Psychological Association, Halifax.

Book Reviews

Gall, T. L. (2006). Review of The psychology of religious fundamentalism, In Counselling and Spirituality,

Gall, T. L. (2005). Review of Attachment, evolution, and the psychology of religion, In Pastoral Sciences, 25(2).

Gall, T. L. (2002). Review of Faith and Health, In Pastoral Sciences, 21(1), 145-147.

Gall, T. L. (2002). Review of Encountering the Spiritual in Psychotherapy, In Pastoral Sciences, 21(1), 153-154.

Gall, T. L. (2002). Review of Koenig, Harold G. (2002). Spirituality in Patient Care: Why, How, When, and What, In Pastoral Sciences, 21(2).