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Eugene Chin

Assistant Professor
Psychology

echin@semo.edu
573.651.2133
Office:  Scully 405E


Master Advisor
Education

  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Mississippi Medical Center
  • Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, University of Mississippi
  • Pre-doctoral Residency (Internship) Training Program, University of Mississippi
  • Medical Center/G.V. (Sonny) Montgomery VA Medical Center Consortium
  • M.A., Clinical Psychology, University of Mississippi
  • B.A., (Highest Distinction) Psychology, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Courses Taught

  • Psychological Perspectives on Human Behavior
  • Lifestyle Enhancement
  • Psychological Testing

Social Media

Research Interests

  • Access to evidence-based psychological treatments for diverse populations; trauma- and stressor-related disorders; anxiety disorders; mood disorders; substance use disorders

Selected Publications

  • Chin, E., Bernecker, S., Buchanan, E. M., Cunningham, S., Schumacher, J. A., & Coffey, S. (in preparation). A novel dissemination effort for Prolonged Exposure: Practice & Dissemination Curriculum.
  • Faber, A. J., Chin, E., Wilburn, V. R., & Shafaie, S. M. (2019). Measuring romantic competence in young adults: The inventory of romantic relationship competence. Interpersona: An International Journal on Personal Relationships, 13(1), 72 – 95. doi: 10.5964/ijpr.v13i1.341
  • Nettelhorst, S. C., Chin, E., Krome, L. R., & Reynolds, D. J., Jr. (2019). Change my mind: The impact of online client ratings and reviews on perceptions of therapists. Journal of Consumer Health on the Internet, 23(3), 227 – 248. doi: 10.1080/15398285.2019.1646009
  • Belleau, E. L., Chin, E., Wanklyn, S. G., Zabrano-Vazquez, L., Schumacher, J. A., & Coffey, S. F. (2017). Pre-treatment predictors of early termination from Prolonged Exposure Therapy in patients with chronic Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Comorbid Substance Use Disorders. Behavior Research and Therapy, 91, 43 – 50. doi: 10.1016/j.brat.2017.01.011
  • Johnson, L. R., Chin E., Kajumba, M., Kizito, S., Bangirana, P. (2017). Views on depression from traditional healing and psychiatry clinics in Uganda: Perspectives from patients and their providers. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 48(2), 243 – 261. doi: 10.1177/0022022116675424
  • Johnson, L. R., Chin, E., Kajumba, M., Buchanan, E., Kizito, S., & Bangirana, P. (2016). Do concepts of depression predict help-seeking in Uganda? A closer look at explanatory models among community and clinical participants. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 73(7), 893 – 909. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jclp.22378
  • Johnson, L. R., Chin, E., Kajumba, M., Buchanan, E., Kizito, S., & Bangirana, P. (2016). Do concepts of depression predict help-seeking in Uganda? A closer look at explanatory models among community and clinical participants. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 73(7), 893 – 909. https://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jclp.22378
  • Ritchwood, T.D., Ebesutani, C., Chin, E., & Young, J. (2016). The Loneliness Questionnaire: Establishing measurement invariance across ethnic groups. Assessment. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1177/1073191115625799
  • Chin, E., Drescher, C. F., Trent, L., Darden, Seak, W. C., Young, J., & Johnson, L. (2015). Searching for a screener: examination of the factor structure of the General Health Questionnaire in Malaysia. International Perspectives in Psychology: Research, Practice, Consultation, 4(2), 111 – 127. doi: 10.1037/ipp0000030

Selected Presentations

  • Nettelhorst, S. C., Chin, E., Krome, L. R., & Reynolds, D. J., Jr. (2019, August). Change my mind: The impact of online client ratings and reviews on perceptions of therapists. Poster presented at the 127th annual convention of the American Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  • Reynolds, D. J., Jr., & Chin. E. (2019, May). The construction of a professor-student scale for use in distance learning. Poster presented at the 31st annual convention for the Association for Psychological Sciences, Washington, DC.
  • Chin, E., Bernecker, S., Buchanan, E., Cunningham, S., Schumacher, J., & Coffey, S. (2017, November). A Novel Dissemination Effort for Prolonged Exposure: Practice & Dissemination Curriculum. Poster presented at the 51st annual meeting for the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, San Diego, CA.
  • Garner, B., & Chin, E. (2017). A literature review of PTSD and pregnancy: Implications for future research directions. Poster presented at the 25th annual Student Research Conference, Cape Girardeau, MO.
  • Johnson, L. R., Chin, E., Buchanan, E., Kajumba, M., Kizito, S., & Bangirana, P. (2015, November). Do concepts of depression predict help-seeking in Uganda? A closer look at explanatory models among community and clinical participants. Poster will be presented at the 49th annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Chicago, IL.
  • Kurz, S., Chin, E., Drescher, C. F., Khor, K. L., Seak, W. C., Loo, A., Romeo, S., & Johnson, L. R. (2014, November). Multigroup confirmatory factor analysis of the 14-item Marlowe Crowne-Social Desirability Scale across Chinese and English languages for a Malaysian population. Poster presented at the 48th annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Philadelphia, PA

Contact

573.651.2132
psychandcounseling@semo.edu
Scully 404
Department of Psychology
One University Plaza, MS 5700
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701