PhD, double MS, Mississippi State University; BA, Canisius College
Gay, lesbian, and bisexual identity development theory; gay and lesbian relationships
BackgroundDr. Marszalek has been a counselor educator for more than 15 years. He has maintained private practices in Fort Lauderdale, Florida; New Orleans; and Columbus, Mississippi, specializing in gay, lesbian, and bisexual identity development and same-sex relationships. Dr. Marszalek previously worked in psychiatric and community counseling settings and taught elementary school. He has been conducting ongoing interview research with gay male and lesbian couples in small-town and rural Mississippi.