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Tinsley, Howard E. A. (1940-)
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Howard E. A. (Tony) Tinsley, born July 20, 1940, in Iola, Kansas, is an internationally recognized expert on leisure and vocational psychology and a leading authority on expectations about counseling and research methodology. His more than 150 publications rank him as one of the most prolific scholars in counseling psychology. His contributions to professional psychology include service as President of the Academy of Leisure Sciences, Editor of the Journal of Vocational Behavior , and Chair of the American College Personnel Association Commission on Assessment. He has served on the Board of the Council of Counseling Psychology Training Programs, on the Editorial Advisory Board of the Test Corporation of America, and as Director of Doctoral Study of one of the leading counseling psychology training programs. He is a Fellow of numerous professional associations including the Academy of Leisure Sciences, American Psychological Association (APA), and Association for Psychological Science. He is a ...