Department of Psychology

University of Mississippi

Karen A. Christoff

Associate Professor Emerita

Field: Clinical Psychology

(662) 915-5195 | Fax: (662) 915-5398 | pykac@olemiss.edu

Education:
Ph.D., West Virginia University, 1982

Research Areas:

  • Social skills/social competence, particularly in children, and children’s frendships
  • Issues related to obesity and its prevention of obesity including perceptions of childhood obesity and interventions related to activity levels and healthy food choices in young children
  • Teen pregnancy prevention
  • Clinical Competence

Courses Taught:
PSY 201: General Psychology
PSY 311: Abnormal Psychology
PSY 614: Behavior Therapy