EU Social Networks
Social Media

Yolanda Turner, PhD

Yolanda Turner is an Associate Professor and co-chair of the Psychology department at Eastern University where she has taught since 1996. She also holds a position as Adjunct Professor at Widener University’s Graduate Center for Human Sexuality Education and recently retired from 30 years in private practice as a therapist and partner at Central Counseling Associates. Dr. Turner received the William R. Stayton Award for Applied Leadership in Human Sexuality, and the Lindback Distinguished Teaching Award. She is a member of the American Association of Sex Educators, Counselors, and Therapists and The Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality, and specializes in clinical psychology with a focus on the intersection of faith and sexuality.

Contact Information
PHONE: 610-225-5077

FAX: 610-341-1460

EMAIL: yturner2@eastern.edu

PhD, Human Sexuality, Widener University
MA, Creative Arts Therapy, Drexel University
BA, Religion, Bates College 

Research Interests and Publications

  • Turner, Y. & Stayton, W. (in press). The 21st century challenges to sexuality and religion. Journal of Health and Religion, 21, n.p. doi: 10.1007/s10943-012-9652-3
  • Dyson, D. & Turner, Y. (2011). Faith boxes: A training activity for educators and human service professionals. American Journal of Sexuality Education, 6, 114-121. doi:10.1080/15546128.2011.547383
  • Turner,Y. & Clark-Schock, K. (1990). Dynamic corporate training for women: A creative arts therapies approach.  The Arts in Psychotherapy, 17, 217-222.
  • Clark-Schock, K., Turner, Y., & Bovee, T. (1988). A multidisciplinary assessment: The introductory group.  The Arts in Psychotherapy, l5, 79-82.
  • Turner,Y. (1988). Make the most of your leadership style. American Fitness, 6, 2.

Back to Top