Zach Dschaak is a third-year doctoral candidate in Counseling Psychology. He received a B.S. from Minot State University with majors in Psychology and Addiction Studies and a M.A. in Counseling from the University of North Dakota. Zach’s clinical experiences include working with veterans in the Substance Use Disorder Treatment Program at the Robley Rex Veteran Affairs Medical Center and is currently completing a practicum at Eastern State Hospital. Zach is a member of Dr. Joseph Hammer’s Help-Seeking and Multicultural Measurement Evaluation Research Lab. Zach’s research interests include substance use help seeking and rural mental health. Zach is a Lyman T. Johnson Fellow and holds a teaching assistantship for the Department of Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology. Zach is the program representative for the Student Affiliates of Seventeen.


Here’s a brief snippet of Zach Dschaak presenting at a recent UK EDP FRED Talk: