Published Works & Reviews

Published Works

Massey, R. (2021). Invited blog: What if my child wants clothes and a name that doesn’t match their sex? A publication of the American Psychological Association’s Consortium for Science-based Information on Children, Youth, & Families.

Scott Leibowitz, Jamison Green, Ren Massey, Alison Mohr Boleware, Diane Ehrensaft, Will Francis, Colt Keo-Meier, Aydin Olson-Kennedy, Seth Pardo, G. Nic Rider, Emmett Schelling, Andrea Segovia, Vin Tangpricha, Erica Anderson, Guy T’Sjoen on behalf of the WPATH, USPATH, and EPATH Executive Committees and Boards of Directors (2020). Statement in response to calls for banning evidence-based supportive health interventions for transgender and gender diverse youth, International Journal of Transgender Health, 21:1, 111-112, DOI: 10.1080/15532739.2020.1703652

Massey, R. (2010-11). Transgender issues article series for the Council on Gender & Sexual Diversity. Georgia Psychologist.

Massey, R. (2010). Gender Transition in Principle and in Practice. Independent Practitioner30, 174-176.

Massey, R. (2006). When Ethical and Legal Issues are a Matter of Life and Death. Georgia Psychologist, (Vol. 60, No. 2), 19.

Massey, R. (1993-95). Outlook. Quarterly column for Georgia Psychological Association magazine, Georgia Psychologist.

Massey, R. (1990-91). Out of Our Minds (Monthly column on mental health issues.) Fourth Tuesday Forum.

Massey, R. (1989). Intoxication as a defense against criminal charges in Florida: The research & the law. Criminal Justice & Behavior16, 325-344.

Massey, R. F., & Neidigh, L. W. (1990). Evaluating and improving the functioning of a peer-based alcohol abuse prevention organization. Journal of Alcohol and Drug Education35, 24-35.

Massey, R. & Walfish, S. (2001). Stressors and Strategies for Under-represented Students: Gender, Sexual and Racial Minorities. In S. Walfish & A. K. Hess (Eds.) Succeeding in graduate school: The complete career guide for the psychology student. Hillsdale, N.J. Lawrence Erlbaum.

Massey, R. F., Walfish, S., & Krone, A. (1992). Cluster analysis of MMPI profiles of adolescents in treatment for substance abuse. Vol. 2.

Walfish, S., Massey, R. F., & Krone, A. (1992).   Conducting psychological evaluations with A.A.-oriented alcoholism treatment programs: Implications for practical treatment planning. In C. D. Spielberger & J. N. Butcher (Eds.) Advances in personality assessment (Vol. 8). Hillsdale, N. J.: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Walfish, S., Massey, R. F., & Krone, A. (Eds., 1989). Alcohol abuse & the criminal justice system. Special issue Criminal Justice & Behavior. Vol.16.

Walfish, S., Massey, R. F., & Krone, A. (1990). Interpersonal relationships of adolescent substance abusers. Journal of Adolescent Chemical Dependency1, 5-13.

Walfish, S., Massey, R. F., & Krone, A. (1990). MMPI profiles of adolescent substance abusers in treatment. Adolescence15, 567-572.

Walfish, S., Massey, R. F., & Krone, A. (1990). Anxiety and anger among abusers of different substances. Drug & Alcohol Dependence25, 253-56.

Walfish, S., Massey, R., & Krone, A. (1990). MMPI profiles of cocaine-addicted individuals in residential treatment: Implications for practical treatment planning. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment7, 151-154.

Walfish, S., Massey, R. F., & Krone, A. (1989). Levels of alcohol dependence in cocaine addicts: Some clinical implications. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors3, 65-68.


2016 – Present. Independent Reviewer for Journal of Sexual Medicine.

Massey, R. (2011). The Transgender Child: A Handbook for Families and Professionals. Book Review American Journal of Family Therapy39, 175-177.

Massey, R. (2007). Just Fine: Unmasking Concealed Chronic Illness and Pain. Book Review for American Journal of Family Therapy35, 283-284.