Contact Info


Scarlett Choi, Springfield College
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Ball State University, Muncie, IN, 2008
  • Master of Arts, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea, 2003
  • Bachelor of Arts, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea, 2000

Research Interests

  • Help-seeking attitudes
  • Scale development and psychometrics
  • Multicultural and cross-cultural issues in counseling and assessment
  • Stress, emotion, and personality

Courses Taught

  • Dissertation Seminar
  • Doctoral Practicum
  • Personality Assessment
  • Quantitative Research

Selected Works


Choi, S. I., & Gerstein, L. (in press). Beliefs and Evaluations about Counseling Services (BEACS): Scale Development. Measurement and Evaluation in Counseling and Development.

Fontana, F. E., Pereira, M., Mazzardo, O., Choi, S. I., Lumi, P., Campos, W., & Chorpita, B. (in press). Scale validation of the Revised Children's Anxiety and Depression Scale (RCADS) for Brazilian Children. Journal of Asia Pacific Counseling.

Choi, S. I., & La, S. H. (2019). Multicultural counseling in South Korea: Exploration and development of culture-specific competence indicators. The Counseling Psychologist, 47(3), 444-472.

Watanabe, P., Fontana, F. E., Choi, S. I., da Saliva, M. P., Waldron, J., & de Campos, W. (2019). Development and validation of the Brazilian Weight Teasing during Physical Activity Scale. Brazilian Journal of Science and Movement, 27(1), 70-80.

Choi, S. I., & Doh, N. (2019). An exploratory study about Koreans' attitudes towards counseling services, 32(1), 100-120.