Clinical and Experimental Psychology

Darrin F. Coe

Darrin F. Coe
Peru State College, USA


Dr. Darrin Coe was awarded his Ph.D. in Psychology from Walden University in 2012. He is currently Assistant Professor of Psychology at Peru State College in Peru, Nebraska, USA. He teaches Human Growth and Development, Professional Ethics, Diversity Issues in Counseling, Abnormal Psychology, Testing and Measurement. He has also taught Research and Evaluation for Liberty University Online. Professor Coe\s research interests include diversity and life satisfaction, diversity and locus of control, as well as understanding hope and humor. He is also very interested in social cognition related to people who have Down syndrome as well as the function of working memory in people who have Down syndrome.

Research Interest

Positive Psychology and the Psychology of Humor, Peace development/aggression reduction, Psychology of Religion and Spirituality, Improving research methods, Cognitive science and positive psychology used to improve the lives of people with Down syndrome, Using Social Networking Analysis to better understand Ecological Developmental Theory and Developmental Niche Theory