Jana Atlas

Professor School Psychology
Counseling & School Psychology
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Science Center, Room 416


  • PhD: Wayne State University
  • MSW: SUNY Albany
  • BA: Binghamton University

Research, Publications, & Presentations

Research & Publications

  • O’Connell, L., Atlas, J.G., Saunders, A., & Philbrick, R. (2010). Perceptions of School Staff Regarding Sexual Minority Students. Journal of LGBT Youth, 7, 293-309
  • Atlas, J.G. (2007). Animal-Assisted Therapy with Children and Adolescents. Journal for the Professional Counselor, 22, 63-77.
  • Atlas, J.G. (2004). Interpersonal sensitivity, eating disorder symptoms, and eating/thinness expectancies. Current Psychology, 22(4), 368-379.
  • Prendergast, K.P., Atlas, J.G., & Furlong, N.F. (2004). Locus of control and body image in children and adolescents. Journal for the Professional Counselor, 18, 41-53.
  • Atlas, J.G., Smith, G.T., Hohlstein, L.A., McCarthy, D.M., & Kroll, L. (2002). Similarities and differences between Caucasian and African American women on eating disorder risk factors and symptoms. The International Journal of Eating Disorders, 32(3), 326-334.

Affiliations & Memberships

  • Licensed psychologist,

Areas of Concentration

  • Clinical psychology, school social work, psychotherapy, psychopathology, eating disorders, animal-assisted therapy