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Paul Ratanasiripong

Paul Ratanasiripong, Ph.D.   (Dr. Paul)

  • Professor
  • Licensed Psychologist

 

Teaching  (Recent Courses)

  • COUN 191:  Career and Personal Explorations (online)

  • COUN 507:  Career Counseling (online)

  • COUN 513:  Introduction to Clinical Interviewing & DSM-5

  • COUN 522:  Counseling Methods & Techniques

  • COUN 555:  Cross-Cultural Counseling (Study Abroad: Thailand)

  • COUN 609:  MFT Practicum

  • COUN 643D:  MFT Fieldwork

  • COUN 644D:  MFT Advanced Fieldwork

  • COUN 681:  Spirituality and Counseling

  • COUN 683:  Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

  • EDP 697:  Directed Research

  • EDP 698:  Master's Thesis

  • EDLD 798:  Doctoral Dissertation

Representative Publications

  • Rodriguez, A., Ratanasiripong, P., Hardaway, K., Barron, L., & Toyama, S. (In Press). Latinx college students: How schemas and attachments impact depression and relationship satisfaction. Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences.

  • China, T., Ratanasiripong, P., Toyama, S., & Nann, N. (2020). The first-year experience: Mental health of university students in Okinawa, Germany, and Thailand. Nanto Bunka - Bulletin of the Institute of Ryukyuan Culture, 42, 61-78.

  • Seangpraw, K., Ratanasiripong, N., & Ratanasiripong, P. (2019). Predictors of quality of life of the rural oder adults in Northern Thailand. Journal of Health Research33 (6), 450-459. doi: 10.1108/JHR-11-2018-0142 (click here for Full Article)

  • Ratanasiripong, P., China, T., & Toyama, S. (2018). Mental health and well-being of university students in Okinawa. Education Research International., 2018, Article ID 4231836. doi: 10.1155/2018/4231836 (click here for Full Article)

  • Hanklang, S., Ratanasiripong, P., & Suleegorn, S. (2018). Effectiveness of the intervention program for dengue hemorrhagic fever prevention among rural communities in Thailand: A quasi-experimental study. Journal of Health Research, 32 (5), 352-363. doi: 10.1108/JHR-08-2018-042 (click here for Full Article)

  • Hanklang, S., Ratanasiripong, P., Naksranoi, S., Sathira-Anant, S., & Patanasri, K. (2018). Quality of life and mental health among Thai older workers in community enterprises. Journal of Health Research, 32 (3), 237-250. doi: 10.1108/JHR-05-2018-025 (click here for Full Article)

  • Ratanasiripong, N., Sri-Umporn, S., Kathalae, D., Hanklang, S., & Ratanasiripong, P. (2018). Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination and factors related to intention to obtain the vaccine among young college women in Thailand. Journal of Health Research32 (2), 142-151. doi: 10.1108/JHR-01-2018-018 (click here for Full Article)

  • Dutch, M. S., & Ratanasiripong, P. (2017). Marriage and family therapist's attitude toward evidence based treatments and readiness for change. Journal of Psychotherapy Integration27 (4), 540-547. doi: 10.1037/a0040054 (Click here for Abstract)

  • Low, W.Y., Isahak, M., Tong, W.T., Ratanasiripong, P., & Kaewboonchoo, O. (2017). Conducting a multinational research on the quality of life and occupational health and safety of small and medium enterprise workers in developing countries in Asia. SAGE Research Methods Cases. doi: 10.4135/9781526424891 (click here for Abstract

  • Susilowati, I., Fitria, L., Low, W.Y., Kaewboonchoo, O., & Ratanasiripong, P. (2017). Factors predictive of quality of life among Indonesian SME workers. Asian Journal of Applied Sciences, 10 (3), 116-125. doi: 10.3923/ajaps.2017 (click here for Full Article)

  • Isahak, M., Loh, M.Y., Susilowati, I., Kaewboonchoo, O., Harncharoen, K., Amin, N. M., Nguyen, T., Low, W.Y., & Ratanasiripong, P. (2017). The association of workplace exposure on quality of life in Small and Medium Enterprises workers: A cross-sectional study in four ASEAN countries. Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health, 29 (4), 315-327. doi: 10.1177/1010539517699060  (click here for full Article)

  • Ratanasiripong, P., Kaewboonchoo, O., Bell, E., Haigh, C., Susilowati, I., Isahak, M., Harncharoen, K., Nguyen, T., & Low, W.Y. (2016). Depression, anxiety and stress among small and medium enterprise workers in Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, and Vietnam. International Journal of Occupational Health and Public Health Nursing, 3, 13-29.  (click here for Full Article)

  • Kaewboonchoo, O, Isahak, M., Susilowati, I., Phuong, T. N., Morioka, I., Harncharoen, K., Low, W.Y., & Ratanasiripong, P. (2016). Work ability and its related factors among workers in small and medium enterprises: Comparison among four ASEAN countries. Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health, 28, 438-449. doi: 10.1177/1010539516651957 (click here for Abstract)

  • Kaewboonchoo, O., Boey, V.W.F., Low, W.Y., & Ratanasiripong, P. (2016). Occupational health and safety among small and medium enterprise workers in four ASEAN countries: Protocol of a comparison study. Asia Journal of Public Health7 (2), 50-56.

  • Harncharoen, K., Isahak, M., Kaewboonchoo, O., Low, W.Y., & Ratanasiripong, P. (2016). Workplace environment and quality of life of SME workers: A systematic review. Asia Journal of Public Health7 (2), 64-81.

  • Ratanasiripong, P., Park J. F., Ratanasiripong, N., & Kathalae, D. (2015). Stress and anxiety management in nursing students: Biofeedback and mindfulness meditation.  Journal of Nursing Education, 54, 520-524. doi: 10.3928/01484834-20150814-07 (click here for Abstract)

  • Ratanasiripong, P., Wang, C. D., Ratanasiripong, N., Hayes, J. A., Kaewboonchoo, O., & Kathalae, D. (2015). Development and cross-cultural validation of the Counseling Center Assessment of Psychological Symptoms – Thai version.  The Counseling Psychologist43, 248-271. doi: 10.1177/0011000014566991 (click here for Abstract)

  • Ratanasiripong, P., Kaewboonchoo, O., Ratanasiripong, N., Hanklang, S. & Chumchai, P. (2015). Biofeedback intervention for stress, anxiety, and depression among graduate students in public health nursing.  Nursing Research and Practice, 2015, Article ID 160746. doi: 10.1155/2015/160746 (click here for Full Article)

  • Kaewboonchoo, O., & Ratanasiripong, P. (2015). Psychometric properties of the Thai version of the Work Ability Index.  Journal of Occupational Health, 57, 371-377. doi: 10.1539/joh.14-0173-OA (click here for Full Article)

  • Rodriguez, A., Ratanasiripong, P., Hayashino, D., & Locks A. (2014). The effects of attachment and acculturation on Latino college students’ relationship satisfaction with a close friend.  Journal of Hispanic Higher Education13, 323-333. doi: 10.1177/1538192714540532 (click here for Abstract)

  • Ratanasiripong, P., Sverduk, K., Prince, J., & Hayashino, D. (2012). Biofeedback and counseling for stress and anxiety among college students.  Journal of College Student Development, 53, 742-749. (click here for Abstract

  • Ratanasiripong, P., Ratanasiripong, N., & Kathalae, D. (2012). Biofeedback intervention for stress and anxiety among nursing students: A randomized controlled trial. International Scholarly Research Network - Nursing, 2012, Article ID 827972. doi: 10.5402/2012/827972 (click here for Full Article)

  • Ratanasiripong, P. (2012). Mental health of Muslim nursing students in Thailand. International Scholarly Research Network - Nursing2012, Article ID 463471. doi: 10.5402/2012/463471 (click here for Full Article)
  • Ratanasiripong, P., & Rodriguez, A. (2011). Promoting wellness for Thai college students.  Journal of College Student Development, 52, 217-223. (click here for Abstract)

  • Ratanasiripong, P., & Wang, C.D. (2011). Psychological well-being of Thai nursing students.  Nurse Education Today, 31, 412-416. (click here for Abstract)

  • Ratanasiripong, P. & Burkey, H. (2011). Body mass index and body size perception: A normalizing of overweight and obesity among diverse college students. Californian Journal of Health Promotion, 9 (1), 18-24. (click here for Full Article)

  • Wang, C. D., & Ratanasiripong, P. (2010). Adult attachment, cultural orientation, and psychosocial functioning of Chinese Americans. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology16, 101-109. (click here for Abstract)

  • Ratanasiripong, P., Sverduk, K, Hayashino, D., & Prince, J. (2010). Setting up the next generation biofeedback program for stress and anxiety management for college students: A simple and cost-effective approach.  College Student Journal44, 97-100. (click here for Abstract)

  • Ghafoori, B., Ratanasiripong, P., & Holladay, C. (2010). Cognitive behavioral group therapy for mood management in individuals with intellectual disabilities: A pilot study. Journal of Mental Health Research in Intellectual Disabilities3, 1-15. (click here for Abstract)

  • Ratanasiripong, P., & Ghafoori, B. (2009).  Setting up the on-site marriage and family therapy clinical training course.  Journal of Instructional Psychology36, 347-351. (click here for Abstract)

  • Ratanasiripong, P., Burkey, H., & Ratanasiripong, N. (2009). Stress and substance use among Asian American and Latino college students.  College Student Journal43, 1253-1259. (click here for Abstract)

  • Ramos-Sanchez, L., Esnil, E., Goodwin, A., Riggs, S., Touster, L., Wright, L., Ratanasiripong, P., & Rodolfa, E. (2002). Negative supervisory events: Effects on supervision satisfaction and supervisory alliance. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 33, 197-202. (click here for Abstract)

 

Conference Presentations

  • Ratanasiripong, P., & China, T. (2019, November). Mental Health of School Teachers in Okinawa. Presentation at the Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health, Bangkok, Thailand.

  • Ratanasiripong, N., & Ratanasiripong, P. (2019, November). Factors Associated with Health-Related Quality of Life among Systematic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) Patients in Thailand. Presentation at the Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health, Bangkok, Thailand.

  • Ratanasiripong, N., Warawitsaranggoon, R., Junda, T. & Ratanasiripong, P. (2019, November). Mental Health Needs and Quality of Life among Systematic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) Patients in Thailand. Presentation at the Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health, Bangkok, Thailand.

  • Rodriguez, A., Ratanasiripong, P., Hardaway, K., Barron, L., & Toyama, S. (2019, August). Latinx College Students: How Schemas and Attachments Impact Depression and Relationship Satisfaction. Presentation at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Chicago.

  • Nann, N., Toyama, S., & Ratanasiripong, P. (2018, November). The Freshmen Experience: Mental Health of First Year University Students in Japan, Thailand, and Germany. Presentation at the Asia-Pacific Social Science Conference, Bangkok, Thailand.

  • Ratanasiripong, P., Toyama, S., Seangpraw, K., Auttama, N., & Tonchoy, P. (2018, September). Mental Health of College Students in Northern Thailand. Presentation at the Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia.

  • Ratanasiripong, P., China, T., & Toyama, S. (2018, September). Mental Health  and Well-Being of University Students in Okinawa. Presentation at the Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia.

  • Ratanasiripong, N., Seangpraw, K., & Ratanasiripong, P. (2018, September). Quality of Life of the rural Older Adults in Northern Thailand. Presentation at the Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia.

  • Nann, N., & Ratanasiripong, P. (2018, August). Mental Health and Well-Being of University Students in Germany.  Presentation at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, San Francisco.

  • Ratanasiripong, P., Hanklang, S., Kathalae, D., Chumchai, P., China, T., & Williams, S. (2017, August). Mental Health of College and University Faculty in Thailand. Oral presentation at the Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health, Incheon, South Korea.

  • Ratanasiripong, P., Sawatzky, M., Ratanasiripong, N., Hanklang, S., Kathalae, D., Chumchai, P., & Nann, N. (2017, August). Mental Health and Well-Being of Nursing Students in Thailand. Presentation at the Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health, Incheon, South Korea.

  • Hanklang, S., Sathira-Anant, S., Naksranoi, S., & Ratanasiripong, P. (2017, August). Influence of Internet Use and Depression on Self-Esteem among Nursing Students. Oral presentation at the Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium of Public Health, Incheon, South Korea.

  • Ratanasiripong, N., Kathalae, D., & Ratanasiripong, P. (2017, August). Attitude toward Pre-Marital Sex and Risky Sexual Behavior that May Cause Unwanted Pregnancy among Thai Nursing Students. Presentation at the Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium of Public Health, Incheon, South Korea.

  • Hanklang, S., Sathira-anant, S., Naksranoi, S., Ratanasiripong, P., Patanasri, K., & Panarat, W. (2017, August). Factors Associated with the Quality of Life among Older Workers in Small and Medium Enterprises in Thailand. Presentation at the Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium of Public Health, Incheon, South Korea. 

  • Kaewboonchoo, O., Harncharoen, K., Low, W. Y., Ratanasiripong, P., & Miyai, N. (2016, September). Path Analysis on Ergonomic, Musculoskeletal Disorder, Mental Health, Quality of Life and Work Ability among Small and Medium Enterprise Workers. Presentation at the Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health, Tokyo, Japan.

  • Ratanasiripong, N., Kathalae, D, Sri-Umporn, S., Hanklang, D., & Ratanasiripong, P. (2016, September). Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccination Rate and Factors Related to Intention to Obtain the Vaccine among Young Women in Thailand. Presentation at Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health, Tokyo, Japan.

  • Ratanasiripong, P., Bell, E., Haigh, C., Kaewboonchoo, O., Susilowati, I., Isahak, M., & Nguyen, T. (2015, October). Depression, Anxiety, and Stress in ASEAN Small and Medium Enterprise Workers. Presentation at the Asia Pacific Academic Consortium of Public Health, Bandung, Indonesia.

  • Ratanasiripong, P. (2014, October). Stress and Anxiety Management through Biofeedback Intervention. Presentation at the Asia Pacific Academic Consortium of Public Health, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

  • Ratanasiripong, P., Wang, C.D., Ratanasiripong, N., Hayes, J.A., Kaewboonchoo, O., & Kathalae, D. (2014, March). Counseling Center Assessment of Psychological Symptoms (CCAPS) Thai version: Translation and cross-cultural validation.  Presentation at the Counseling Psychology Conference, Atlanta.

  • Snow, E., Ratanasiripong, P., To, S., & Dutch, M. (2014, March). Attachment, friendship satisfaction, and well-being in older adult women.  Presentation at the Counseling Psychology Conference, Atlanta.

  • Nguyen, H. T., & Ratanasiripong, P. (2013, October). Biofeedback intervention to reduce stress and anxiety among secondary candidates in a Teacher Education program.  Presentation at the Fall 2013 Conference of the California Council on Teacher Education, San Diego.

  • To, S., Nguyen, H. T., & Ratanasiripong, P. (2013, October). Regenerating the field by exploring race and white privilege in educational contexts.   Presentation at the Fall 2013 Conference of the California Council on Teacher Education, San Diego.

  • Ratanasiripong, P. (2013, May). Biofeedback intervention for stress and anxiety management.  Keynote presentation at the Asian Conference on Occupational Health Nursing, Bangkok, Thailand.

  • Ratanasiripong, P. (2013, March). University student mental health issues: Consultation principles and skills.  Workshop presentation at Mahidol University - Faculty of Public Health, Bangkok, Thailand.

  • Ratanasiripong, P., & Ratanasiripong, N. (2012, August). Randomized controlled trial for stress and anxiety management: Biofeedback -vs- mindfulness meditation.  Presentation at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Orlando.

  • Rodriguez, A., & Ratanasiripong, P. (2012, August). Attachment, acculturation, and friendship satisfaction among Latino young adult.  Symposium presentation at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Orlando.

  • Rodriguez, A., & Ratanasiripong, P. (2012, August). Latinas/os in college: How attachment, income, and generation status relate to academic and social choices.  Presentation at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Orlando.

  • Ratanasiripong, P., Ratanasiripong, N, & Ceglowski, J. (2011, August). Biofeedback intervention for stress and anxiety management among nursing students in Thailand.  Presentation at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Washington, D.C.

  • Ceglowski, J., & Ratanasiripong, P. (2011, August). Family influences on body image: the impact of parental relationship and positive male role model.  Presentation at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Washington, D.C. 

  • Ratanasiripong, P., & Wang, C.D. (2010a, August). The Thai version of the Experiences in Close Relationship Scale.  Symposium presentation at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, San Diego.

  • Ratanasiripong, P., & Wang, C.D. (2010b, August). Psychological well-being of nursing students in Thailand.  Presentation at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, San Diego.

  • Ceglowski, J., & Ratanasiripong, P. (2010, August). The impact of the relationship with father on adult children's self-esteem, attachment, and emotional expressivity.  Presentation at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, San Diego.

  • Pena, L., & Ratanasiripong, P. (2010, August). Short-term structured psychotherapy group for adoptees: Additional resource for independent practitioner.  Presentation at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, San Diego.

  • Rodriguez, A. & Ratanasiripong, P. (2010, October). Promoting wellness for college students in Thailand.  Presentation at the Comparative and International Education Society Western Regional, Long Beach.

  • Ratanasiripong, P., & Burkey, H. (2009, November). Normalizing overweight and obesity: Is it deadly?  Presentation at the Long Beach Research Symposium.

  • Burkey, H., Ratanasiripong, N., & Ratanasiripong, P. (2009, May). Measuring the impact of an innovative campus health education intervention program for students newly diagnosed with HPV.  Presentation at the American College Health Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco.

  • Prince, J., Hayashino, D., Ratanasiripong, P, & Sverduk, K. (2009, April). Biofeedback-assisted psychotherapy treatment for anxiety among college students.  Presentation at the California Psychological Association Annual Convention, Oakland.

  • Wang, C.D., & Ratanasiripong, P. (2008, August). Adult attachment, cultural orientation, and psychosocial functioning of Chinese Americans. Presentation at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Boston.

  • Laitamaki, J., Ratanasiripong, P., & Laitamaki, S. (2005, June). An inclusive multicultural organization: Diverse national cultures as a source for value added advantages in the U.S. hotel industry.  Presentation at the International Human Resource Management Conference, Cairns, Australia.

  • Wright, L., Esnil, E., Goodwin, A., Riggs, S., Touster, L., Ramos-Sanchez, L., Ratanasiripong, P., & Rodolfa, E. (2001, August). Negative supervisory events: Effects on supervision satisfaction and supervisory alliance. Presentation at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, San Francisco.

  • Rodolfa, E., Bartle, D., Boies, S., Davis, D., Grimes, D., Ratanasiripong, P., & Yu, J. (1998, August).  Helping a diverse college clientele: Counseling Center utilization rates and outreach services. Presentation at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, San Francisco.

Student Accomplishments & Activities

2019 COUN 555 Thailand
2019 Summer - COUN 555 Cross-Cultural Counseling Study Abroad (Thailand)
Isa, Claudia, Josh, Cyndy, Ester, Pryscilla, Mirna, Derek, Monica, Dean, Leica, Ana, 
Veronica, Yadira, Stephanie, Marvin, Marie, Shannon, Brianna, Oscar, Armando

 

2018 Data Collection
2018 Research Data Collection (Northern Thailand):
Nadia Chavez, Shiho Toyama, Vanessa Sanchez
2018 COUN 555 Thailand
2018 Summer - COUN 555 Cross-Cultural Counseling Study Abroad (Thailand)
Mike, Martin, Josh, Kate, Carrie, Megan, Mary Lou, Nadia, Evelyn, Amir, Daezsha
Gabriela, Diana, Katie, Karla, Sandra, Dhia, Kaeleigh, Edlin, Vanessa, Chanelle, Itzel
2017 COUN 191 TA
2017 Fall - COUN 191 Teaching Assistants  
Noemi, Amaris, Nathalie, Ilene, Erica, Camille, Sarah
2017 Germany Data Collection
2017 Research Data Collection (Germany):  Nathalie Nann
2017 International Conference South Korea
2017 International Conference Presentation (South Korea):  Nathalie Nann
 Summer 2017)
2017 Summer - COUN 555 Cross-Cultural Counseling Study Abroad (Thailand)
Karina, Irene, Rachel, Janet, Alexis, Christie, LaTianna, Ilene, Jenn
Noemi, Krystyna, Erica, Sarah, Camille, Cristal

 

Charlotte Haigh
Charlotte Haigh:
First Place Winner in Education Category at the 31st CSU Student Research Competition (April 2017)
* First Place Winner in Education Category at CSU Long Beach Student Research Competition (Feb 2017)
Nathalie Nann & Shannon Williams
2017 Research Data Collection (Thailand): Shannon Williams Nathalie Nann
Alex Pan and Charlotte Haigh
2016 Research Data Collection (Cambodia): Charlotte Haigh & Alex Pan
Alex Pan
Alex Pan: 2016-17 CSULB Graduate Research Fellowship Recipient ($9,000)
Charlotte Haigh and Edith Bell
2015 International Conference Presentation (Indonesia):
Charlotte Haigh & Edith Bell

 

Edith Bell and Charlotte Haigh
Graduate Tuition Scholarship Recipients (~ $20,000 each):
Edith Bell (2014-17) & Charlotte Haigh (2015-18)
Edith Bell and Sun Yu
2015 Thesis / Research Group: Edith Bell & Sun Yu
Marc Duth
Marc Dutch:  
2014 Dean’s List
* Counseling Psychology Ph.D. student at the University of North Dakota
Jeanessa Harris, Sonja Bishop, Erica Kurowski
2014 Thesis / Research Group
Jeanessa Harris, Sonja Bishop, Erica Kurowski
Marc Dutch
2014 CSULB Research Competition
Marc Dutch: 1st Place, Education Category
Erin Snow, April Hernandez, Sandy To, Aaron Mason
2012 Thesis / Research Group
Erin Snow, April Hernandez, Sandy To, Aaron Mason
Mike, Roya, Ashley, Aaron, Kelli
2011 Thesis / Research Group
Mike, Roya, Ashley, Aaron, Kelli
Ashley Frazier, Roya Dedeaux, Mike Kornbluth
2012 CSULB Student Research Competition
Ashley Frazier: 1st place, Education Category
Roya Dedeaux:  2nd place, Social & Behavioral Sciences Category
Mike Kornbluth:  honorable mention, Health, Nutrition & Clinical Sciences Category

 

Ashley Frazier
Ashley Frazier:  2011-12 CSULB Graduate Research Fellowship Recipient ($9,000)

 

Adrian Rodriguez
Adrian Rodriguez:  Counseling Psychology Ph.D. student at The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

 

Aaron, Raquel, Ashley, Mike, Eunice, Hallie, Umeko
2011 Spring - COUN 191 Teaching Assistants
Aaron, Raquel, Ashley, Mike, Eunice, Hallie, Umeko

 

Kaleena, Paolo, Angelos, Raquel, Edqyna, Titus, Liz, Christine
2010 Spring - COUN 609 Practicum Class 
Kaleena, Paolo, Angelos, Raquel, Edwyna, Titus, Liz, Christine