Tonya Hammer

Assistant Professor
Oklahoma State University-Tulsa
2437 Main Hall
333 Human Sciences
Tulsa, OK 74106
Office Phone: (918)594-8309
Email: tonya.hammer@okstate.edu

Areas of Expertise

Body image and eating disorders, humiliation and language particularly with regard to marginalized populations, mentoring and relational cultural theory.

Bio

Dr. Hammer is the director of OSU’s Relational Cultural Theory Lab and is an assistant professor in the College of Education’s School of Applied Health and Educational Psychology at Oklahoma State University. She holds a Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision from St. Mary’s University in San Antonio, Texas. Dr. Hammer is an active scholar with research interests in the areas of body image and eating disorders, humiliation and language particularly with regard to marginalized populations, relational cultural theory, and the area of professional identity and competence in the counseling field. Dr. Hammer has written on issues impacting women both as clients and as professionals.