Academic Interests and Expertise


  • 4th year PhD student in clinical-community psychology (Wichita State University
Areas of Research Interest
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
  • Psychopathology
  • Emotional Distress
  • Process-based Therapy
  • Psychological Flexibility
  • Quan, H., & Zettle, R. (in press). The Contribution of Psychological Inflexibility and Metacognitive Processes to Emotional Distress. Journal of Cognitive Psychotherapy. 
  • Bian, X., Hou, X., Zuo, Z., Quan, H. et al. (2020) Depression and sleep quality among Chinese college students: The roles of rumination and self-compassion. Current Psychology.
  • Liu, Y., Quan, H., Song, S., Zhang, X., Yang, C., & Chen, H. (2019). Decreased Conflict Control in Overweight Chinese Females: Behavioral and Event-Related Potentials Evidence. Nutrients, 11(7), 1450.  
  •  Quan, H., Tang, Y., Su, T., Tao, R., & Li, B. (2017). The Impact of Experiential Avoidance on Motivation for Substance Use Among Male Addicts: Mediating Effect of Incongruence of Self and Experience. Chinese Journal of Drug Abuse Prevention and Treatment, 5, 267-271. 
Professional Experience

Professional Organizations

  • Association for Chinese Helping Professionals and Psychologists-International (ACHPP)
  • Association for Contextual Behavioral Science (ACBS)

Recent Conferences Attended

  • ACBS World Conference (2018)
Clinical Experience
  • Graduate Practicum Clinician
    • Wichita State University CAPS (2020-current)
    • WSU Psychology Clinic (2020-current)
Awards and Honors
  • Dora Wallace Hodgson-Outstanding Doctoral Student Award (2021)    
  • George A Lewis Memorial Fund (Fellowship) (2020)  

  • Dora Wallace Hodgson-Outstanding Masters Student Award (2020)
  • Junior Investigator Poster Award at ACBS World Conference (2020)
Additional Information

Pronouns: she/her/hers