Lahnna Catalino

Assistant Professor of Psychology

Department: Psychology
Office Address: Steele 110
Office Phone: (909) 607-3244
Lahnna Catalino

Academic History

  • B.A. McDaniel College
  • M.A. Wake Forest University
  • Ph.D. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Areas of Expertise

My research focuses on the study of positive emotions and mental health.  Through surveys, experience-sampling methods, and laboratory studies, I seek to understand effective ways people pursue happiness.

Selected Research and Publications

  • Catalino, L. I., & Boulton, A. J. (2020). The psychometric properties of the prioritizing positivity scale. Journal of Personality Assessment.  Advance online publication.
  • Van Cappellen*, P., Catalino*, L. I., & Fredrickson, B. L. (2019). A new micro-intervention to increase the enjoyment and continued practice of meditation. Emotion. Advance online publication. (*joint first authors)

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Psychological Statistics
  • Positive Psychology
  • Core III: Debates in Health
  • Social Psychology

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