Associate Professor — Psychology & Counseling
Chou, C. P., & Chou, E. P. T. (2018). Perceived parental psychological control and behavioral control among emerging adults: A cross-cultural study between the U.S. and Taiwan. Current Psychology. doi: 10.1007/s12144-018-9893-8
Chou, C. P., Chou, E. P. T., & Lee, C. H. (2018). Perceived parental control and risk-taking from a machine learning approach. The European Conference on Psychology & the Behavioral Sciences 2018 Official Conference Proceedings (pp. 13-23). Japan: The International Academic Forum.
McCoy, S. S., Chou, C. P., & Guerra, N. G. (2016). Core competencies (2nd ed.). In R. J. Levesque (Ed.). Encyclopedia of Adolescence. New York, New York: Springer
Ph.D., Developmental Psychology, University of California, Riverside
M.A., Developmental Psychology, University of California, Riverside
B.S., Psychology, National Chengchi University, Taiwan
Psychological Perspectives on Human Behavior
Introduction to Psychology
The Child: Development from Conception to Adolescence
Psychological Development Across the Life Span
Development of the Adolescent
Advanced Research in Psychology
First Year Seminar: Sanity Over the Ages
Developmental psychology, culture, family, parenting, decision making, risk-taking behavior, sleep, adolescence, emerging adulthood
Chou, C. (2018, April). Personality and selfie-taking among emerging adults: The role of parental control. Presented at the 2018 Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Chou, C., Cardenas, A., & Kube, M. (2017, Nov). Stress and substance use among college students: The role of stress coping and risk perception. Presented at the 2017 Conference of the Society for the Study of Emerging Adulthood, Washington, DC
Chou, C., Shoemaker, P., & Joseph, B. (2017, April). Sleep quality as a mediator between parental control and cigarette use. Presented at the 2017 Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Austin, Texas.
Chou, C. (2016, March). Parental control and substance use among Taiwanese adolescents: The role of risk tolerance for self and others. Presented at the 2016 Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Baltimore, Maryland.
Chou, C., & Natsuaki, M. N. (2015, March). How does culture matter? Influences of parental control and decision making on risk-taking behavior. Presented at the 2015 Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.