Assistant Professor, Psychology

Gurley Hall 306, Troy
518-244-2223
[email protected]

Biography

Alicia J. Harlow, Assistant Professor, earned her B.A. at Eastern Michigan University, her M.S. at San Francisco State University and her Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology at Ball State University. Her research interests include career development, multicultural competence and cross-cultural issues in counseling. Her clinical training includes community and university counseling center work. She is a generalist with clinical interests in career decision-making, cultural adjustment, self-esteem, and relationship issues.

Selected Manuscripts in Preparation:

Harlow, A. J., & Bowman, S. L. (in preparation). Career decision-making self-efficacy and career maturity of community college and first-generation students. 

Harlow, A. J., Psarropoulou, A. & Bowman, S. L. (in preparation). The effects of community group counseling on the social justice attitudes of counselor trainees.

Chan, Y., Harlow, A. J., & Fung, Y. (in preparation). The examination of the role of specific types of peer-victimization and reactive aggression.

Harlow, A. J., Louie, J., & Liao, H-Y. (in preparation). Chinese Americans’ intercultural rejection sensitivity: The role of the social identity.

Selected Scholarly Presentations:

Harlow, A. J., & Bowman, S. L. (2014, August). Examining the career decision-making self-efficacy and career maturity of community college and first-generation students. Poster presented at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Washington, D.C.

Harlow, A. J., Niegocki, K. L., Psarropoulou, A., & Ægisdóttir, S. (2014, March). Community outreach as a social justice training activity. Symposium presented at the 2014 Counseling Psychology Conference, Atlanta, GA.

Harlow, A. J., & Howell, D. A. (2013, March). Best practices in career counseling with international students.Roundtable discussion presented at the American College Student Personnel Association Annual Convention, Las Vegas, NV.

Harlow, A. J. (2012, August). Research on culture and emotions among East-Asian and Asian American individuals. Symposium presented at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Orlando, FL.

Harlow, A. J. & Bowman, S. L.  (2012, March).  The impact of career panels on career goal clarity and stability. Poster presented at the Great Lakes Regional Conference, West Lafayette, IN.

Howell, D. S. & Harlow, A. J. (2012, March). Career decision making for international students: The role of parental influence. Poster presented at the Great Lakes Regional Conference, West Lafayette, IN