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  • Dr. Graig Chow

    Assistant Professor

    3204H Stone Building

    (850) 645-2909

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  • Dr. Graig Chow is an Assistant Professor of Sport Psychology in the Department of Educational Psychology and Learning Systems at Florida State University. He is the Program Coordinator and Director of Supervision and Practicum. Prior to his arrival at FSU, he was a Post-Doctoral Fellow in the Department of Psychology at UCLA and University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

    His research focuses on mental health in student-athletes including attitudes toward, motivation to engage in, and utilization of psychological services as well as mental health literacy of significant others. He is also interested in the development, implementation, and evaluation of evidence-based motivational interventions. His research also focuses on supervision in sport psychology including best practices, and supervisor/supervisee competence. Dr. Chow is a Certified Mental Performance Consultant, and Research & Practice Division Head of the Association for Applied Sport Psychology.

    Dr. Chow has published in several sport psychology and psychology journals, such as Journal of Sport & Exercise Psychology, Psychology of Sport and Exercise, Journal of Sports Sciences, Journal of Clinical Sport Psychology, Addiction Research & Theory, Journal of Applied Social Psychology, and Psychological Assessment. He has also authored book chapters on collective efficacy in Group Dynamics in Exercise and Sport Psychology and using objective measures in Assessment in Applied Sport Psychology.

    In his position as an Assistant Professor at FSU, Dr. Chow teaches courses in supervision in sport psychology and group dynamics in sport. He is currently a member of the Association for Applied Sport Psychology, American Psychological Association, and North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity.

    He earned his Ph.D. in Kinesiology with a concentration in Sport Psychology from Michigan State University in 2009.