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David S. Hall,
Board of Consulting Editors:
Patricia J. Aletky, Ph.D.
Frank Besag, Ph.D.
Ruth S. Buzi, LCSW, Ph.D.
Dr. Pat Carmoney, Ph.D. College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Carol M. Cassell, Ph.D.
Danielle Duplassie, Ph.D., RCC - Therapist
Jennifer Lara Fagen, Ph.D.
Katherine Frank, Ph.D.
Robert Friar, Ph.D.
Andrew Forshee, Ph.D.
Raven James, Ed.D. Addiction Studies Program
Michael Kauth, Ph.D.
Marty Klein, Ph.D.
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Sergey Lebedev, Ph.D.
Tracy G. Marsh, Ph.D.
Steven A. Matarelli, Ph.D., RN
Laura McCormick, MSEd, NCC - Ph.D. candidate in Ed Psych
Dr. Jason Patton, PhD, LPCS
Dr. Swati Raychowdhury, Ph.D., MPH
Stacee Reicherzer, Ph.D. LPC-S (Texas), NCC
Dr. Anthony Santella, DrPH, MPH, CHES
Sandra Schroer, Ph.D. Sociology,
David W. Seal, Ph.D.
Elisabeth Sheff, Ph.D.
Dr. George Smeaton, Ph.D., Director of Assessment and Institutional Research, Landmark College
Elaine C. Spaulding, Ph.D. Sociology
Richard Sprott, Ph.D.
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Correlates and Factor Replication of the Need for Sexual Intimacy Scale (NSIS)