Chatham University

Counseling Psychology (PsyD) Faculty and Staff

Arlette Ngoubene-Atioky Ph.D.

Arlette Ngoubene-Atioky

ANgoubeneAtioky@chatham.edu
Assistant Professor
Hometown : Brussels, Belgium & Yaounde, Cameroon
Joined Chatham : 2013

Academic Areas of Interest

The social determinants of health of immigrants and refugees, Cross-cultural psychology (comparativity and intersectionality), and diversity training in counseling psychology

Personal Areas of Interest

Traveling, cooking, dancing, learning Mandarin, and watching international entertainment shows

Education

  • Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology, Lehigh University (Bethlehem, PA), 2012
  • M.Ed. in International Counseling, Lehigh University (Bethlehem, PA), 2008
  • Post-baccalaureate Certificate in International Counseling, Lehigh University (Bethlehem, PA), 2007
  • B.A. in Psychology and minor in Spanish, University of Maryland (College Park, MD), 2004

Publications

  • Life experiences of constructively adapting adolescent war refugees in Eastern U.S. and in the Greater area of Vancouver in Canada. (2012) Ngoubene Atioky, A.
  • School counselors in international schools: Critical issues and challenges. (2009) Inman, A; Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J.; Ladany, N.; Mack, T.
  • Survivors of suicide loss. (2009) Baro, F; Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J.; Toye, J.; Vande Gucht, M.

Awards

  • $500 Travel Award - The Biennial Conference of the Society for the Psychological Study of Culture, Ethnicity, and Race in Eugene, Oregon (2014)

Organizations

Presentations

  • Case, J., Baur, C., Eckley, J., Watroba, L., and Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J. "Acculturation and diet in Sub-Saharan immigrants: A comparative analysis of populations in France, the United Kingdom, and the United States". Annual congress of the International Association of Cross-Cultural Psychology (Reims, France), July 2014.
  • Watroba, L., Eckley, J., Baur, C., Case, J., and Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J. "The Predictability of acculturation on body image and disordered eating among Asian immigrants" The Annual Congress of the International Association of Cross-Cultural Psychology (Reims, France), July 2014.
  • Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J., Watroba, L., Baur, C., and Case, J. "Acculturation and diet of African immigrants of Black descent". American Psychological Association Division 45 biennial research conference (Eugene, Oregon), June 2014.
  • Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J., Baur, C., Watroba, L., and Case, J. "Unity for non-heterosexuality among families of African descent". American Psychological Association Division 45 Biennial Research Conference (Eugene, Oregon), June 2014.
  • Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J., Spokane, A., Hobson, D., Baro, F., & Silova, I. "Common themes in the life experiences of adolescent war refugees". American Psychological Association Annual Convention (Hawaii, Honolulu), August 2013.
  • Ettigi, S. and Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J. "Ethical or not? Managing ethical dilemmas in a global context within supervision". The annual convention of the American Psychological Association (Washington D.C.), August 2011
  • Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J., Spokane, A., Hafer, J., and Klinger, S. "Life experiences of constructively adapting adolescent war refugees". The annual conference of the Society for Psychotherapy Research (Geneva, Switzerland), June 2011.
  • Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J. "Promoting APAGS membership and involvement". The annual convention of the American Psychological Association (San Diego, CA), August 2010.
  • Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J. "APAGS strategies for recruitment, retention, and engagement of the next generation of psychologists". The annual convention of the American Psychological Association (Toronto, Ontario), August 2009.
  • Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J. "Clinical versus I/O executive coaching boundaries – Mock licensing board hearing (Acting role of court deputy)". The annual convention of the American Psychological Association (Toronto, Ontario), August 2009.
  • Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J., Inman, A. G., and Ladany, N. "Needs of counselors in international schools". The annual conference of the Mediterranean American International School Conference (Madrid, Spain), November 2008.
  • Richardson, T.Q., Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J., and Mori, Y. "Perspectives and needs of international students". Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association (Boston, Massachusetts), August 2008.
  • Duan, C., Ping-Hwa, C., and Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J. "Globalization and indigenization of Counseling Psychology around the world". International Counseling Psychology Conference (Chicago, Illinois), March 2008.
  • Inman, A. G., Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J., and Ladany, N. "Professional development needs for counselors in international schools". International Counseling Psychology Conference (Chicago, Illinois), March 2008.
  • Ladany, N. and Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J. "International students’ social and informal hour: Supervision". International Counseling Psychology Conference (Chicago, Illinois), March 2008.
  • Vajk, F. and Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J. "Globalization and indigenization of Counseling Psychology around the world: Africa/South Africa". the International Counseling Psychology Conference (Chicago, Illinois), March 2008.
  • Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J. and Richardson, T. "Skin color and attractiveness: An international perspective". Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association (San Francisco, California), August 2007.
  • Cruza-Guet, M. C. and Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J. "The relationship between acculturation, gender roles, and close interpersonal relationships among Hispanic females". The annual International Association of Relationship Research (Boston, Massachusetts), July 2007.
  • Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J. and Hayling, C. "The experience of African graduate students and the role of counseling psychologists". The annual National Black Counseling Psychology Conference (Washington D.C.), April 2007.
  • Hayling, C. and Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J. "The intersection of racial and ethnic identity among Hispanic immigrant populations". Boston College Diversity Challenge (Boston, Massachusetts), October 2006.
  • Inman, A. G., Ladany, N., Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J., and Mack, T. R. "Counseling in global communities: Example of international schools and USSR". The annual conference of American Psychological Association (New Orleans, Louisiana), August 2006.
  • Mori, Y., Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J., Brooks, L., and Inman, A. G. "Supervision of international students: Needs and future direction for multicultural/cross-cultural supervision". The annual conference of American Psychological Association (New Orleans, Louisiana), August 2006.
  • Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J., Fine, S. G., and Williamson-Taylor, C. "Bilingualism in supervision process and outcome". The annual conference of the Society of Psychotherapy Research (Edinburgh, Scotland), June 2006.
  • Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J. and Richardson, T. Q. "More milk in your coffee? Skin color bias in career counseling". The annual conference of the Middle Atlantic Society of Psychotherapy Research (St Mary's City, Maryland), October 2005.
  • Boyd, D., Ladany, N., and Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J. "LGB Training Issues in Supervision". The annual convention of the American Psychological Association (Washington D.C.), August 2005.
  • Ngoubene-Atioky, A. J., Boyd, D., Brooks, L. and Ladany, N. "LGB Training Issues in Supervision". The annual conference of the Society Psychotherapy Research (Montréal, Québec), June 2005.