Research & Scholarship

Area of Research Interests

  • Chronic stress associated with caregiving and its attributes (e.g., symptoms of depression)
  • Wellness of counseling professionals (e.g., counselors, counselor educators, students in training, and clinical researchers) in relation to professional identity in counseling
  • Suicide risk behaviors in college students
  • Trauma-responsive school yards in elementary schools in the Greater Philadelphia area
  • Adverse childhood experiences and complicated grief in adulthood

Research Coursework Completed

  • Biotechnology & Human Rights (2 credits)
  • Standard Laboratory Experiments in Physics & Chemistry (2 credits)
  • Laboratory Experiments in Life Science I (5 credits)
  • Laboratory Experiments in Life Science II (10 credits)
  • Research Experiments in Biology (8 credits)
  • Introduction to Quantitative Research (EDUC 6114, 3 credits)
  • Qualitative Research Methods (EDUC 8122, 3 credits)
  • Seminar in Counseling (CNSL 8961, 3 credits)
  • Case Study Research Methods (EDUC 8131, 3 credits)
  • Predictive Designs & Analyses (EDUC 8171, 3 credits)
  • Structural Equation Modeling (EDUC 8173, 3 credits)


Published, Peer-reviewed Articles:

  • Natori, Y., Tagami, K., Murakami, K., Yoshida, S., Tanigawa O., Moh, Y., Masuda, K., Wada, T., Suzuki, S., Nanamiya, H., Tozawa, Y., & Kawamura, F. (2009). Transcription Activity of Individual rrn Operons in Bacillus subtilis Mutants Deficient in (p)ppGpp Synthetase Genes, relA, yjbM, and ywaC. Journal of Bacteriology, 191(14), 4555-4561.

Published Articles: 

Manuscripts under Review: 

  • Barrera, A., Moh, Y., Nichols, A., & Le, H.. The validity and reliability of the Patient Health Questionnaire-4 (PHQ-4). 
  • Moh, Y., & Jacques, J. (2018). Three Responses to Promote Survival. In Miller, R., & Beeson, E.T. (Ed.) The Neuroeducation Toolbox: Collaborative Approaches to Infusing Neuroscience Principles in Counseling and Psychotherapy. San Diego, CA: Cognella.

Manuscripts in Press:


Research Projects

Projects in Progress: 

  • Moh, Y., & Lanthier, R. (2018 – present). The Association between Caregiver Stress and Depression.
  • Moh, Y., Bang, N., & Crunk, A. E. (2017 – present). An examination of the relationship between professional identity in counseling and wellness of counselor professionals.
  • Moh, Y. & Justin (2017 – present). Suicide risk behaviors in college students living in the U.S. in absence of depression.
  • Crunk, A. E., Burke, L. A., Neimeyer, R. A., & Moh, Y. (2018 – present). Adverse childhood experiences and risk of complicated grief.