Publications & Presentations
Smith, M., Tehee, M., Davenport, W., Rose, A., Knudsen, M., Straits, K., & McNeill, B. (2017). The Society of Indian Psychologists (SIP) Statement Against the Use of Counterterrorism Tactics on Native Peoples and Allies.
Peters, W., Morse, G., Tehee, M., Foster, D., & Blume, A. (2015). The Society of Indian Psychologists Position Statement Regarding the New Guidelines and Proposed Regulations to the Indian Child Welfare Act.
Tehee, M., Buchwald, D., Booth-LaForce, C., Omidpanah, A., Manson, S. M., & Goins, R. T. (2018). Traumatic stress, social support, and health among older American Indians: The Native elder care study. The Journals of Gerontology, Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1093/geronb/gbx163
O’Hara, K. L., Perkins, A. B., Tehee, M., & Beck, C. J. (2017). Measurement equivalence across sexes in intimate partner abuse research. Psychology of Violence. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1037/vio0000153
Tehee, M. & Green, J. M. (2017). Native Americans and gender. In K. L. Nadal (Ed.), The Encyclopedia of Psychology and Gender, (pp. 1225-1228). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage. http://dx.doi.org/10.4135/97
García, M.A. & Tehee, M. (2014). Society of Indian Psychologists Commentary on the American Psychological Association’s (APA) Ethical Principles of Psychologists and Code of Conduct. Retrieved from http://
Tehee, M., Beck, C. J. A., & Anderson, E. R. (2013). Sex differences in intimate partner abuse victimization. In C. Raghavan & S. J. Cohen (Eds.), Domestic Violence: Methodologies in Dialogue, (pp. 53-78). Boston: Northeastern University Press.
Willis Esqueda, C., Hack, L., & Tehee, M. (2010). Effects of alcohol use and anti-American Indian attitudes on domestic violence culpability decisions for American Indian and European American actors. American Indian Culture and Research Journal, 34, 61-76.
Tehee, M. & Willis Esqueda, C. (2008). American Indian and European American women's perceptions of domestic violence. Journal of Family Violence, 23, 25-35.
Willis Esqueda, C. & Tehee, M. (2006). Legal and psychological approaches to understanding domestic violence for American Indigenous women. In B. Brooks-Gordon & M. Freeman (Eds.), Law and Psychology: Current Legal Issues (pp. 257-273). London, UK: Oxford University Press.
Barrett, T.* & Tehee, M. (2017, August). Crossing cultures: Dilemmas in maintaining leadership in tribal communities and academia. In T. Jollie-Trottier (Chair) Indigenous Women in Leadership Roles: When Social Justice Calls. Symposium presented at the annual American Psychological Association Convention, Washington, D.C.
Tamara Barrett, Melissa Tehee, Emily Sargent, Tami Jollie-Trottier, & Julii Green presenting at APA in Washington D.C., 2017
Tehee, M. (2017, June). Traumatic stress, social support, and health among older American Indians. Paper presented at the annual convention of the Society of Indian Psychologists, Logan, UT.
Tehee, M. (2017, January). The future of multicultural psychology. Invited Keynote Panelist at the 10th Biennial National Multicultural Conference & Summit, Portland, OR.
Keynote Panel: Kevin Nadal (Moderator), Mira Krishnan, Melissa Tehee, and Carlton E. Green.
Tehee, M. (2016, August) When justice does not work: A solution focused approach to intimate partner violence in Indian Country. In Refocusing Policy and Tribal Approaches to Address Intimate Partner Violence in Indian Country. Symposium presented at the annual American Psychological Association Convention, Denver, CO.
Melissa Tehee, Alicia Brav, & Julii Green presenting at APA in Denver, 2016
Tehee, M. (2016, August). Living at the Intersection of Marginalization – Struggles and Resilience of Diverse Feminists. Conversation Hour at the annual American Psychological Association Convention, Denver, CO.
Tehee, M. & Beck, C. J. A. (2016, July). Hispanic divorcing parents: Intimate partner abuse and system utilization. Paper presented at the biennial APA Division 45 Society for the Psychological Study of Culture, Ethnicity, and Race Research Conference, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA.
Tehee, M., Barrett, T.*, Straits, K., Verney, S., & Gray, J. (2016, June). Mentoring, Academics, Research, and Practice: A Discussion. Panel presented at the annual convention of the Society of Indian Psychologists, Logan, UT.
Melissa Tehee, Tamara Barrett, and Kee Straits during Mentoring Panel at SIP 2016
Tehee, M., Buchwald, D., Booth-LaForce, C., Omidpanah, A., & Goins, R. T. (2016, April). Trauma exposure and post-traumatic stress symptoms related to social support and health among older American Indians: The native elder care study. Poster presented at the annual investigators meeting for the Resource Centers for Minority Aging Research, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD.