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Mark Yarhouse, Psy.D.

Professor and Dr. Arthur P. Rech and Mrs. Jean May Rech Endowed Chair in Psychology; Director, Sexual & Gender Identity Institute

On Faculty since 2019



mark.yarhouse@wheaton.edu

Mark A. Yarhouse, Psy.D., is a clinical psychologist who specializes in conflicts tied to religious identity and sexual and gender identity. He assists people who are navigating the complex relationship between their sexual or gender identity and Christian faith. He is the Dr. Arthur P. and Mrs. Jean May Rech Chair in Psychology at Wheaton College, where he runs the Sexual and Gender Identity (SGI) Institute. He is an award-winning teacher and researcher and is the past recipient of the Gary Collins Award for Excellence in Christian Counseling. He was a past participant with the Ethics and Public Policy Center think tank in Washington, DC, and he was named Senior Fellow with the Council of Christian Colleges and Universities to conduct a study of students navigating sexual identity concerns at Christian colleges and universities. He has been a consultant to the National Institute of Corrections to address issues facing sexual minorities in corrections, and he was part of a consensus panel from the American Psychological Association on sexual orientation and gender identity change efforts that convened to provide input to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) in Washington, DC.  He is currently the Chair of the task force on LGBT issues for Division 36 (Psychology of Religion and Spirituality) of the American Psychological Association. He was also invited to write the featured white paper on sexual identity for the Christ on Campus Initiative edited by Don A. Carson for The Gospel Coalition.

He has published over 80 peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters and is author or co-author of several books, including Understanding Sexual Identity: A Resource for Youth Ministers and Understanding Gender Dysphoria: Navigating Transgender Issues in a Changing Culture. His most recent books are Sexual Identity & Faith and Costly Obedience: Listening to and Learning from Celibate Gay Christians.

 

Psy.D. Clinical Psychology, Wheaton College
Accredited by the American Psychological Association

M.A. Theological Studies, Wheaton College

Clinical Psychology, Wheaton College

B.A. Philosophy and Art, Calvin College
Psychology (Minor)

  • 2019-present Licensed Clinical Psychologist, State of Illinois
  • 2018-present National Register of Health Psychologists
  • 2000-present Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Commonwealth of Virginia
  • 1998-present Marriage and Family Therapist, Commonwealth of Virginia
  • 1998-1999 Marriage and Family Therapist, State of Illinois
  • 2003-present Member, American Board of Christian Sex Therapists
  • 2005-2007 Member, American Association of Christian Sex Addiction Specialists
  • 2012-present American Psychological Association, Member
  • 1998-2005 American Psychological Association, Member
  • 2015-present World Professional Association for Transgender Health
  • 2012-present Division 36, Psychology of Religion and Spirituality
  • 2003-present Division 44, Society for the Psychological Study of Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Issues (Affiliate Member)
  • 1998-present Christian Association for Psychological Studies, Member
  • 1993-present American Association of Christian Counselors, Member
  • 2004-2006 Council of Christian Colleges and Universities, Senior Fellow
  • 2004-present Society for Christian Psychology, founding board member
  • 2000-present Journal of Psychology and Theology, editorial board member
  • 1998-2006 The Family Journal, editorial board member
  • 1998-2006 Journal of Family Violence, editorial board member
  • 1998-2008 Marriage & Family: A Christian Journal, editorial board member
  • 2000-present Christian Counseling Today, editorial consultant
  • 2012-present Journal of Homosexuality, guest reviewer
  • 2000-2002 Journal of Family Psychology, guest reviewer
  • 1998-present Journal of Psychology and Christianity, guest reviewer
  • 1999-2005 Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, guest reviewer
  • 1999-2000 Journal of Psychology and Theology, guest reviewer
  • 1997-present InterVarsity Press, ad hoc reviewer

Reed, J., Stratton, S. P., Koprowski, G., Dillon, C., Dean, J. B., Yarhouse, M. A., Lastoria, M., & Bucher, E. (in press). “Coming out” to parents in a Christian context: A consensual qualitative analysis of LGB student experiences. Counseling and Values.

Colpitts, D., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2019). God concept, God image, and religious orientation in same-gender attracted Christians. Journal of Psychology and Theology.

Hallman, J. M., Yarhouse, M. A., & Suarez, E. C. (2018). Shame and psychosocial development in religiously affiliated sexual minority women. Journal of Psychology and Theology. Doi: 10.1177/0091647117748450

Campbell, M., Zaporozhets, O., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2017). Change in parent-child relationships and religious views in parents of LGB youth post-disclosure. The Family Journal, 25 (4), pp. 336-344.

Yarhouse, M. A., Stratton, S., Dean, J., Lastoria, M., & Bucher, E. K. (2017). A survey of sexual minorities who attend faith-based institutions of higher education. Growth Journal, 16, 20-38.

Washington, A., Underwood, L. A., Yarhouse, M. A., Crump, Y., Dailey, F. L. L. (2017). The impact of treatment for juveniles with sexual behavior problems in reducing anxiety, depression, and cognitive distortions. International Journal of Emergency Mental Health and Human Resilience, 19 (2), 1-9.

Yarhouse, M. A., Morgan, T., Houp, D., & Sadusky, J. (2017). Celibate gay Christians: Sexual identity and religious beliefs and practices. Journal of Pastoral Care & Counseling, 71 (1), 52-59.

Sadusky, J., Yarhouse, M. A., & Zaporozhets, O. (2016). Sexual identity group therapy. “BICHNK” Bnnck, 3(31), 86-89.

Yarhouse, M. A., & Hathaway, W. L. (2016). Ethics & values in training students and provision of clinical services to LGBT persons. Journal of Psychology and Christianity, 35 (4), pp. 357-367.

Yarhouse, M. A., Doolin, H., Watson, K., & Campbell, M. C. (2015). Experiences of students and alumni navigating sexual identity in faith-based higher education: A qualitative study. Growth Journal, 14, pp. 16-27.

Maslowe, K. E., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2015). Christian parental reactions when a LGB child comes out. American Journal of Family Therapy, 43 (4), pp. 1-12.

Yarhouse, M. A., Atkinson, A., Doolin, H., & Ripley, J. S. (2015). A longitudinal study of forgiveness and post-disclosure experience in mixed-orientation couples. American Journal of Family Therapy, 43 (2), pp. 138-150. DOI: 10.1080/01926187.2014.956628

Worthington, E. L., Jr., Berry, J, Hook, J., Davis, D., Scherer, M., Griffin, B., Wade, N., Yarhouse, M. A., Ripley, J. S., Miller, An., Sharp, C., Canter, D., & Campana, K. (2015). Forgiveness-Reconciliation and Communication-Conflict-Resolution Interventions versus Retested Controls in Early Married Couples. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 62(1), pp. 14-27.

Butman, R. E., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2014). Psychopathology through the eyes of faith: Integrative reflections for the classroom and beyond. Journal of Psychology and Theology, 42 (2), 211-219.

Kays, J. L., Yarhouse, M. A., & Ripley, J. S. (2014). Relationship factors and quality among mixed-orientation couples. Journal of Sex & Marital Therapy, 40 (6), 512-528.

Stratton, S. P., Dean, J. B., Yarhouse, M. A., & Lastoria, M. (2013). Sexual minorities in faith-based education: A national survey of attitudes, milestones, identity, and religiosity. Journal of Psychology and Theology, 41 (1), 3-23.

Ripley, J. S., Bekker, C. J., Yarhouse, M. A., Jackson, L. D., Kays, J., Lane, & Lane, C. R. (2013). Spiritual formation training at Regent University's Psychology Doctoral Program. Journal of Psychology and Christianity, 32 (4) pp. 320-329.

Johnson, V. R. F., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2013). Shame in sexual minorities: Stigma, internal cognitions, and counseling considerations. Counseling and Values, 58, 85-103.

Ripley, J. S., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2012). Mentoring Psy.D. students in meaningful research. Journal of Psychology and Christianity, 31 (4), 308-313.

Yarhouse, M. A. (2012). Integration in the study of homosexuality, GLBT issues, and sexual identity. Journal of Psychology & Theology, 40 (2), 107-111.

Yarhouse, M.A., & Carr, T.L. (2012). MTF transgender Christians’ experiences: A qualitative study. Journal of LGBT Issues in Counseling, 6 (1), 18-33.

Yarhouse, M.A., & Beckstead, A.L. (2011). Utilizing group therapy to navigate and resolve sexual orientation and religious conflicts. Counseling and Values, 56 (1-2), 96-120.

Jones, S. L., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2011). A longitudinal study of attempted religiously-mediated sexual orientation change. The Journal of Sex and Marital Therapy, 37, 404-427.

Yarhouse, M.A., Kays, J. L., Poma, H., Atkinson, A., & Ripley, J. (2011). Characteristics of mixed orientation couples: An empirical study. Edification, 4 (2), 41-56.

Yarhouse, M.A., & Carr, T. L. (2011). The Exemplar Project: Finding what makes a church exemplary in its ministry to persons who experience same-sex attraction or who struggle with sexual identity concerns. Edification, 4 (2), 32-40.

Yarhouse, M.A. (2011). Round peg, square hole: Being an evangelical Christian in GLB studies. Edification, 4 (2), 5-12.

Yarhouse, M.A. (2011). Walking a fine line. Edification, 4 (2), 30-31

Tan, E. S. N., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2010). Facilitating congruence between religious beliefs and sexual identity with mindfulness. Psychotherapy, 47 (4), 500-511.
Kays, J. L., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2010). Resilient factors in mixed orientation couples: Current state of the research. American Journal of Family Therapy, 38, 1-10.

Yarhouse, M.A., & Kays, J. L. (2010). The P.A.R.E. model: A framework for counseling mixed orientation couples. Journal of Psychology and Christianity, 29 (1), 77-81.

Yarhouse, M. A., Nowacki-Butzen, S., & Brooks, D. F. (2009). Multiple identity considerations among African American Christian men experiencing same-sex attraction. Counseling and Values, 54 (1), 17-31.

Yarhouse, M. A., Gow, C. H., & Davis, E. B. (2009). Intact marriages in which one partner experiences same-sex attraction: A five-year follow-up study. The Family Journal, 17 (4), 329-334.

Yarhouse, M. A., Stratton, S. P., Dean, J. B., & Brooke, H. L. (2009). Listening to sexual minorities on Christian college campuses. Journal of Psychology and Theology, 37 (2), 96-113.

Hunter, L. A., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2009). Theophostic Prayer Ministry in clinical practice: Issues and concerns. Journal of Psychology and Christianity, 28 (2), 149-158.

Hunter, L. A., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2009). Considerations and recommendations for use of religiously based interventions in a licensed setting. Journal of Psychology and Christianity, 28 (2), 159-166.

Petchauer, E. M., Yarhouse, M. A., & Gallien, L. (2008). Initiating a culturally-responsive discourse of same-sex attraction among African-American males. Spaces for Difference: An Interdisciplinary Journal, 1 (1), 1-17.

Yarhouse, M. A. (2008). Narrative sexual identity therapy. American Journal of Family Therapy, 36, 1-15.

Yarhouse, M. A., & Nowacki, S. K. (2007). The many meanings of marriage: Divergent perspectives seeking common ground. The Family Journal, 15 (1), 36-45.

Russell, S. R., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2006). Training in religion/spirituality within APA-accredited psychology pre-doctoral internships. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 37 (4), 430-436.

Yarhouse, M. A., & Seymore, R. L. (2006). Intact marriages in which one partner dis-identifies with experiences of same-sex attraction: A follow-up study. American Journal of Family Therapy, 34, 1-11.

Yarhouse, M. A., Brooke, H. L., Pisano, P., & Tan, E. S. N. (2005). Project Inner Compass: Young adults experiencing sexual identity confusion. Journal of Psychology and Christianity, 24 (4), 352-360.

Yarhouse, M. A. (2005). Christian explorations in sexual identity. Journal of Psychology and Christianity, 24 (4), 291-292.

Yarhouse, M. A., & Tan, E. S. N. (2005). Addressing religious conflicts in adolescents who experience sexual identity confusion. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 36 (5), 530-536.

Liszcz, A. M., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2005). A survey on views of how to assist with coming out as gay, changing same-sex behavior or orientation, and navigating sexual identity confusion. Ethics & Behavior, 15 (2), 159-179.

Yarhouse, M. A. (2005). Same-Sex Attraction, Homosexual Orientation, and Gay Identity: A Three-Tier Distinction for Counseling and Pastoral Care. Journal of Pastoral Care & Counseling, 59 (3), 201-212.

Liszcz, A. M., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2005). Same-Sex Attraction: A Survey Regarding Client-Directed Treatment Goals. Psychotherapy, 42 (1), 111-115.

Yarhouse, M. A. & Tan, E. S. N., & Pawlowski, L. M. (2005). Sexual Identity Development and Synthesis Among LGB-Identified and LGB Dis-Identified Persons. Journal of Psychology and Theology, 33 (1), 3-16.

Yarhouse, M. A., & Tan, E. S. N. (2005). Sexual Identity and Being a Christian. Journal of Psychology and Christianity, 24 (1), 84-87.

Yarhouse, M. A. (2005). Constructive Relationships Between Religion and the Scientific Study of Sexuality. Journal of Psychology and Christianity, 24 (1), 29-35.

Yarhouse, M. A. (2004). Reorientation or Identity Synthesis? Metaphysical Reflections on the Current Ethical Debate. Christian Bioethics, 10 (4), 239-257.

Yarhouse, M. A., & Pawlowski, L. M. (2003). Working responsibly with “gay” married men and their spouses. Marriage & Family: A Christian Journal, 6 (4), 459-470.

Yarhouse, M. A. & Tan, E. S. N. (2003). “Gay” Youth? Navigating the Course of Sexual Identity Confusion in Adolescence. Marriage & Family: A Christian Journal, 6 (3), 35-368.

Yarhouse, M. A. (2003). Applied Integration of a Sibbesian View of Assurance. The Southern Baptist Journal of Theology, 7 (4), 48-57.

Yarhouse, M. A., & Turcic, E. M. (2003). Depression, Creativity, and Religion: A Pilot Study of Christians in the Visual Arts. Journal of Psychology and Theology, 31 (4), 348-355.

Yarhouse, M. A. (2003). How Spitzer’s study gives a voice to the disenfranchised within a minority group. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 462-463.

Burchard, G. A., Yarhouse, M. A., Worthington, E. L. Jr., Berry, J. W., Kilian, M. K., & Cantor, D. E. (2003). A study of two marital enrichment programs and couples’ quality of life. Journal of Psychology and Theology, 31 (3), 240-252.

Yarhouse, M. A., & Pawlowski, L. M, & Tan, E. S. N. (2003). Intact Marriages in Which One Partner Dis-Identifies with Experiences of Same-Sex Attraction. American Journal of Family Therapy, 31, 369-388.

Yarhouse, M. A. (2003). Working with Families Affected by HIV/AIDS. American Journal of Family Therapy, 31, 93-105.

Yarhouse, M. A. (2003). Ethical Issues in Considering ‘Religious Impairment’ in Diagnosis. Mental Health, Religion & Culture, 5 (2), 103-119.

Yarhouse, M. A., & Anderson, G. (2002). Persons with HIV/AIDS. Journal of Psychology and Christianity, 21 (4), 333-340.

Yarhouse, M. A., & Fisher, W. E. (2002). Levels of Training to Address Religion in Clinical Practice. Psychotherapy, 39 (2), 171-176.

Yarhouse, M. A., Burkett, L. A., & Kreeft, E. M. (2002). Paraprofessional Christian Ministries for Sexual Behavior and Same-Sex Identity Concerns. Journal of Psychology and Theology, 30 (3), 209-227.

Strauss, G. H., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2002). Introduction to Special Theme Issue: Integrative Perspectives on Human Sexuality with Practical Applications, Part 2. Journal of Psychology and Theology, 30 (3), 183-184.

Yarhouse, M. A., & Throckmorton, W. (2002). Ethical Issues in Attempts to Ban Reorientation Therapies. Psychotherapy, 39 (1), 66-75.

Strauss, G. H., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2002). Introduction to Special Theme Issue: Integrative Perspectives on Human Sexuality with Theoretical and Empirical Contributions, Part 1. Journal of Psychology and Theology, 30 (2), 99-100.

Yarhouse, M. A., & Burkett, L. A. (2002). An Inclusive Response to LGB and Conservative Religious Persons: The Case of Same-Sex Attraction and Behavior. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 33 (3), 235-241.

Kohm, L. M., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2002). Fairness, Accuracy and Honesty in Discussing Homosexuality and Marriage. Regent University Law Review, 14 (2), 249-267.

Yarhouse, M. A. (2001). Sexual Identity Development: The Influence of Valuative Frameworks on Identity Synthesis. Psychotherapy, 38 (3), 331-341.

Yarhouse, M. A. (2001). John Owen on Spiritual Mindedness. Journal of Psychology and Christianity, 20 (4), 342-350.

Yarhouse, M. A. (Ed.) (2001). Introduction to Special Theme Issue: Applied Integration of Pastoral Care. Journal of Psychology and Christianity, 20 (4), 307.

Yarhouse, M. A., Burkett, L. A., & Kreeft, E. M. (2001). Competing Models for Shepherding Those in the Church who Contend with Same-Sex Attraction. Journal of Psychology and Christianity, 20, 53-65.

Morgan, D., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2001). Resources from Reformed Spirituality for Christian Spiritual Formation in Clinical Practice. Journal of Psychology and Theology, 29, 62-71.

Yarhouse, M. A. (2000). Expanding Alternatives for Young Adults who Experience Same-Sex Attraction: A Systems Perspective. Marriage and Family: A Christian Journal, 3 (2), 133-151.

Yarhouse, M. A., & DeVries, H. M. (2000). When Psychologists Work with Older Adults: A Survey of Ethical Beliefs and Practices. Journal of Clinical Geropsychology, 6 (3), 149-163.

Yarhouse, M. A. (2000). Review of Social Cognition Research on Stereotyping: Application to Psychologists Working with Older Adults. Journal of Clinical Geropsychology, 6 (2), 121-131.

Yarhouse, M. A. (2000). The Vice of Envy: Insights from the History of Pastoral Care. Journal of Psychology and Christianity, 19 (1), 25-37.

Yarhouse, M. A., & VanOrman, B. T. (1999). When Psychologists Work with Religious Clients: Applications of the General Principles of Ethical Conduct. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 30 (6), 557-562.

Yarhouse, M. A. (1999). Abuse, Addiction, and Dependency: A Christian Perspective on the Problems of Social Impact. Journal of Psychology and Christianity, 18 (1), 54-68.

Yarhouse, M. A. (1999). Social Cognition Research on the Formation and Maintenance of Stereotypes: Application to Marriage and Family Therapists Working with Homosexual Clients. American Journal of Family Therapy, 27 (2), 149-162.

DeVries, H. M., & Yarhouse, M. A. (1998). Emotional and Spiritual Well-Being in Family Caregivers. Marriage and Family: A Christian Journal, 1 (3), 287-298

Yarhouse, M. A. (1998). When Clients Seek Treatment for Same-Sex Attraction: Ethical Issues in the “Right to Choose” Debate. Psychotherapy, 35, 248-259.

Yarhouse, M. A. (1998). Group Therapies for Homosexuals Seeking Change. Journal of Psychology and Theology, 26 (3), 247-259.

Yarhouse, M. A. (1998). When Families Present with Concerns about an Adolescent’s Experience of Same-Sex Attraction. American Journal of Family Therapy, 26 (4), 321-330.

Yarhouse, M. A., & DeVries, H. M. (1998). The General Principles of Ethical Conduct: A Framework for Psychologists Working with Older Adults. Journal of Clinical Geropsychology, 4 (2), 141-152.

Jones, S. L., & Yarhouse, M. A. (1997). Science and the Ecclesiastical Homosexuality Debates. Christian Scholar’s Review, 26 (4), 446-477.

Yarhouse, M. A., & Jones, S. L. (1997). A Critique of Materialist Assumptions in Interpretations of Research on Homosexuality. Christian Scholar’s Review, 26 (4), 478-495.

Yarhouse, M. A., & Zaporozhets, O. (2019). Costly obedience. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan.

Yarhouse, M. A. (2019). Sexual identity and faith. West Conshohochen, PA: The Templeton Foundation.

Yarhouse, M. A., Dean, J., Stratton, S. P., & Lastoria, M. (2018). Listening to sexual minorities: A study of faith and sexuality on Christian college campuses. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press Academic.

Yarhouse, M. A., & Sells, J. (2017). Family Therapies: A Comprehensive Christian Appraisal (2nd ed.). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press Academic.

McRay, B., Yarhouse, M. A., & Butman, R. E. (2016). Modern Psychopathologies: A Comprehensive Christian Appraisal (2nd ed.). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press Academic.

Yarhouse, M.A. (2015). Understanding Gender Dysphoria: Navigating Transgender Issues in a Changing Culture. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press Academic.

Yarhouse, M.A., & Tan, E.S.N. (2014). Sexuality & Sex Therapy: A Comprehensive Christian Appraisal. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press Academic.

Yarhouse, M.A. (2013). Understanding Sexual Identity: A Resource for Youth Ministry. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan.

Sells, J. N., & Yarhouse, M.A. (2011). Counseling Couples in Conflict: A Relational Restoration Model. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press.
Made available in 2012 as an Authentic Media Indian reprint edition for distribution in Southeast Asia and the Middle East.

Yarhouse, M. A. (2010). Homosexuality and the Christian: A Guide for Parents, Pastors, and Friends. Minneapolis, MN: BethanyHouse.

Yarhouse, M. A., & Sells, J. (2008). Family Therapies: A Comprehensive Christian Appraisal. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press.
Translated into Korean and published in 2010 by Christian Literature Crusade, Seoul, Korea.

Jones, S. L., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2007). Ex-gays? A longitudinal study of religiously mediated change in sexual orientation. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press.

Yarhouse, M. A., Butman, R. E., & McRay, B. (2005). Modern Psychopathologies: A Comprehensive Christian Appraisal. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press.

Yarhouse, M. A., & Tan, E. S. N. (2004). Sexual identity synthesis: Attributions, Meaning-Making, and the Search for Congruence. Lanham, MD: University Press of America.

Yarhouse, M. A., & Burkett, L. A. (2003). Sexual Identity: A Guide to Living in the Time Between the Times. Lanham, MD: University Press of America.

Jones, S. L., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2000). Homosexuality: The Use of Scientific Research in the Church’s Moral Debate. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press.

Yarhouse, M. A., Sides, J., & Page, C. (2018). The complexities of multicultural competence with LGBT+ populations. In C. Frisby & W. O’Donohue (Eds.), Cultural competence in applied psychology: Theory, science, practice, and evaluation. New York: Springer.

Yarhouse, M. A., Zaporopzhets, O., Ferrell, S., Sides, J., Bucher, E., & Barnes, G. (2018). Pastors’ experiences with and attitude toward persons who experience same-sex attraction in the church. In Oskar Enok and Jokum Rolf (Eds.), Understanding Sexuality: Perspectives and Challenges of the 21st Century. New York, NY: Nova Science Publishers.

Yarhouse, M. A., Bucher, E. K., Zaporozhets, O, Morgan, T. & McRay, B. (2018). Youth Ministry Educators: A Survey of Interest, Knowledge, and Experiences with Sexual Minorities and Institutional Climate. In Oskar Enok and Jokum Rolf (Eds.), Understanding Sexuality: Perspectives and Challenges of the 21st Century. New York, NY: Nova Science Publishers.

Yarhouse, M. A., & Sadusky, J. (2018). Approaching Gender Dysphoria. Cambridge: Grove.

Yarhouse, M. A., & Sadusky, J. (2017). A Christian view of sex reassignment surgery and hormone therapy. Center for Faith, Sexuality & Gender. (Downloadable PDF).

Yarhouse, M. A., Houp, D., Sadusky, J., & Zaporozhets, O. (2016). Christian parents’ experiences of transgender youth during the coming out process. In Sheyma Vaughn (Ed.), Transgender youth: Perceptions, media influences, and social challenges (pp. 193-208). New York, NY: Nova Science Publishers.

Yarhouse, M. A., & Houp, D. (2016). Transgender Christians: Gender identity, family relationships, and religious faith. In Sheyma Vaughn (Ed.), Transgender youth: Perceptions, media influences, and social challenges (pp. 51-65). New York, NY: Nova Science Publishers.

Yarhouse, M. A., & Bucher, E. (2016). Marital crossroads: Navigating disclosure of same-sex attraction. Virginia Beach, VA: Institute for the Study of Sexual Identity.

Carr, T. L., Yarhouse, M. A., & Thomas, R. (2014). Report on TG Christians’ milestone events. In B. L. Miller (Ed.), Gender Identity: Disorders, Developmental Perspectives and Social Implications (pp. 281-283). New York, NY: Nova Science Publishers.

Carr, T. L., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2014). God and the transgender person. In B. L. Miller (Ed.), Gender Identity: Disorders, Developmental Perspectives and Social Implications (pp. 271-279). New York, NY: Nova Science Publishers.

Yarhouse, M. A., Kays, J. & Jones, S. L. (2013). The sexual minority client. In R. K. Sanders (Ed.), Christian Counseling Ethics (2nd ed.). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press.

Doolin, H. N., Erickson, H. J., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2013). Trail Guide to Coping: Workbook. Virginia Beach, VA: Institute for the Study of Sexual Identity.

Doolin, H. N., Erickson, H. J., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2013). Trail Guide to Coping: Instructor’s Guide. Virginia Beach, VA: Institute for the Study of Sexual Identity.

Yarhouse, M. A., & Tan, E. S. N. (2012). Finding Your Path. Virginia Beach, VA: Institute for the Study of Sexual Identity.

Yarhouse, M. A. (2012). The pastoral applications of a three-tier distinction between same-sex attraction, a homosexual orientation, and a gay identity. In R. E. Gane, N. P. Miller, & H. P. Swanson (Eds.), Homosexuality, marriage, and the church: Biblical, counseling, and religious liberty issues (pp. 347-365). Berrien Springs, MI: Andrews University Press. Chapter adapted from original publication.

Jones, S. L., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2012). Ex-gays? An extended longitudinal study of attempted religiously mediated change in sexual orientation. In R. E. Gane, N. P. Miller, & H. P. Swanson (Eds.), Homosexuality, marriage, and the church: Biblical, counseling, and religious liberty issues (pp. 367-392). Berrien Springs, MI: Andrews University Press. Reprinted chapter.

Jones, S. L., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2012). Sexual orientation and skin color: Deconstructing key assumptions in the debates about gay marriage and the church. In R. E. Gane, N. P. Miller, & H. P. Swanson (Eds.), Homosexuality, marriage, and the church: Biblical, counseling, and religious liberty issues (pp. 414-437). Berrien Springs, MI: Andrews University Press.

Dean, J. B., Stratton, S. P., Yarhouse, M.A., & Lastoria, M. D. (2011). Same-sex attraction. In M. D. Lastoria (Ed.), Sexuality, religiosity, behaviors, attitudes: A look at religiosity, sexual attitudes and sexual behaviors of Christian college students (pp. 56-69). Houghton College, Houghton, NY: Association for Christians in Student Development.

Suarez, E. C. &Yarhouse, M. A. (2011). The impact of sexual abuse on sexual identity. In Andrew J. Schmutzer (Ed.), The Long Journey Home: Understanding and Ministering to the Sexually Abused. Eugene, OR: Wipf and Stock.

Yarhouse, M.A. (2010). At the intersection of religious and sexual identities: A Christian perspective on homosexuality. Monograph for the Gospel Coalition’s Christ on Campus Initiative, edited by Don A. Carson. (Available online)

Yarhouse, M. A. (2010). The Sexual Identity Clinic: Modules for Informed Consent, Assessment, and Intervention. Text revision, Institute for the Study of Sexual Identity: Virginia Beach, VA.

Yarhouse, M. A. (2009). The battle over sexuality. In N. Cummings, W. O’Donohue & L. Cummings (Eds.). The war on religion (pp. 63-93). Phoenix, AZ: Zeig, Tucker & Thiesen.

Yarhouse, M.A., & Kays, J. (2009). Homosexuality and sexual identity. In Rosenau, D., Sytsma, M., & Taylor, D. (Eds.), Basic issues in sex therapy. Reading packet.Yarhouse, M. A., Carr, T., Nowacki-Butzen, & Hull, C. (2007). Sexual identity: A guide for youth. Virginia Beach, VA.

Yarhouse, M. A., Nowacki-Butzen, S., Carr, T., & Hull, C. (2007). Sexual identity: A guide for parents. Virginia Beach, VA.

Yarhouse, M. A., Hull, C., Carr, T., & Nowacki-Butzen, S. (2007). Sexual identity: A guide for youth pastors. Virginia Beach, VA.

Yarhouse, M.A., & Russell, S. (2006). Evangelicalism. In E. T. Dowd & S. L. Nielsen (Eds.). Exploration of the psychologies in religion (pp. 111-126). New York: Springer.

Jones, S. L., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2006). Anthropology, sexuality, and sexual ethics. In R. Lints, M. S. Horton, & M. R. Talbot (Eds.), Personal Identity in Theological Perspective (pp. 118-138). Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans.

Yarhouse, M. A. (2006). How Spitzer’s study gives a voice to the disenfranchised within a minority group In J. Drescher, & K. J. Zucker (Eds.). The Spitzer ex-gay study: With commentaries on science, religion, politics, and culture. Binghamton, NY: Haworth Press.

Morgan, D., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2002). Resources from Reformed theology for clinical practice. In T. Hall & M. R. McMinn (Eds.), Spiritual Formation, Counseling, and Psychotherapy. Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers.

Rosenau, D. E., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2002). Homosexuality: Expanding Alternatives and Choices. In D. E. Rosenau, A Celebration of Sex (2nd edition). Nashville, TN: Thomas Nelson.

Yarhouse, M. A. (2001). Expanding Alternatives to Same-Sex Attraction and Behavior: Clinical Modules for Informed Consent, Assessment, and Intervention. Self-published therapist workbook, Regent University: Virginia Beach, VA.

Jones, S. L., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2001). Can Homosexuality Be Changed? A Scientific Review of the Evidence. Booklet published by Exodus International North America. Material excerpted from the book Homosexuality: The Use of Scientific Research in the Church’s Moral Debate.

Jones, S. L., & Yarhouse, M. A. (2000). The Use, Misuse, and Abuse of Science in the Ecclesiastical Homosexuality Debates (pp. 73-120). In D. Balch (Ed.), Homosexuality, Science, and the “Plain Sense” of Scripture. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans.

Yarhouse, M. A., & Jones, S. L. (1997). The Homosexual Client. In R. K. Sanders (Ed.), Christian Counseling Ethics (pp. 139-160). Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press.