Research Postgraduate

Culturally Specific Resilience Processes of Health-risk Behaviors among Pakistani and Indian Youth in the Hong Kong Context: A Mixed-methods Study Student: ARAT Gizem Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: WONG Wai Ching, Paul; TSANG Kit Man, Sandra

The role of attachment insecurities and self-construal on bereavement outcomes Student: BORSCHEL Monica Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHOW Yin Man, Amy

The role of coping flexibility with Behavioural Approach System (BAS) activating life events: A prospective longitudinal study on people with and without bipolar disorder Student: CHAN Ho Wan, Sunny Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: TSE Shu Ki, Samson

Characteristics and Processes of Intergenerational Support and Its Association with Elderly Life Satisfaction in China Student: CHEN Jia Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: JORDAN, Lucy; LUM Yat Sang, Terry

Ultra-low fertility in high-income Asian societies: A comparison of Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, South Korea, and Japan Student: CHEN Mengni Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: YIP Siu Fai, Paul; LUM Yat Sang, Terry

Factors Affecting Community-dwelling Older People's Long-term Care Needs and Utilization: A Case Study in Beijing, China Student: FU Yuanyuan Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHUI Wing Tak, Ernest; YIP Siu Fai, Paul

Government POS Contracting and its Impact on SWOs Development in China Student: GONG Huihui Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: RAN Maosheng (from 1/7/2015) LEUNG Cho Bun, Joe (till to 30/6/2015); LEUNG Cho Bun Joe

Neighborhood Poverty and Wellbeing in Hong Kong: A Spatial and Multilevel Analysis Student: GUO Yingqi Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: YIP Siu Fai, Paul; CHANG Shusen

Neighbourhood Effects on Mental Health in Hong Kong Student: HSU Chia Yueh Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: YIP Siu Fai, Paul

Coexisting Sleep Disturbances and Depressive Symptoms: Treatment Effects and Mechanism of the Integrative Body-Mind-Spirit Group Intervention Student: JI Xiaowen Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHAN Hoi Yan, Celia; TSE Shu Ki, Samson

Human Patient Simulation (HPS) Improves Nursing Students Competence in Providing Nursing Care to Older Adult Experiencing Acute Stroke: A Randomized Contral Trial Student: KAUR, Baljit Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: LOU Wei Qun, Vivian; LUM Yat Sang, Terry

A Study of Spatiotemporal Epidemiology of Self-harm in Kwai Tsing Student: LEUNG Ming Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: YIP Siu Fai, Paul

Return Migration of the Second-generation Hong Kong Chinese Immigrants: Decision-making, Psychological Re-adaptation, and Re-emigration Plan Student: LI Jia, Jessica Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: JORDAN, Lucy (wef 1/3/2017); CHAN Ko Ling; TSANG Kit Man, Sandra (wef 1/3/2017); JORDAN, Lucy

Effects of Childhood Abuse on Intimate Partner Violence and Depression Student: LO Tsz Fung Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHAN Ko Ling; CHOI Wai Man, Anna

Government-NGOs collaboration in social services provision: An Analysis of the Social Welfare Service Subvention Policy Student: SHUM Hei Yan Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: LUM Yat Sang, Terry; LAW Yik Wa, Frances

Collective Psychological Ownership: An Emerging Construct for Workplace Well-being Student: SU Xuebing (Sabrina) Degree : P.H.D.. Supervisor: NG Siu Man; RAN Maosheng

Marital Quality and Three-generational Relationships Function: The Mediating Role of Child Influencing Behaviors Student: SUN Qian, Amy Degree : P.H.D.. Supervisor: LOU Wei Qun, Vivian (from 01/11/2015); LAW Ming Fai, Ben (till to 30/10/2015); TSANG Kit Man, Sandra

Quality of Life of Migrant Children in Urban China Student: SUN Xiaoyue Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHOI Wai Man, Anna (wef 1/3/2017); CHAN Ko Ling; Emery C.R. (wef 1/3/2017); CHOI Wai Man, Anna

Hypnotherapy for Persons with Irritable Bowel Syndrome Student: WAN Yuen Ping Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: NG Siu Man

Childhood Exposure to Family Violence Increases Risk for Nonsuicidal Self-Injury and Intimate Partner Violence: The Mediating Roles of Emotion Dysregulation and Trait Anger Student: WANG Ling Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHOI Wai Man, Anna

Transcending the horizons: Social work case management in services for adults with intellectual disabilities in Hong Kong Student: XUN Kangwei Degree : M.PHIL.. Supervisor: TSANG Kit Man, Sandra (from 01/11/2015); LAW Ming Fai, Ben (till to 30/10/2015); WONG Wai Ching, Paul

The neglected role of post-loss anxiety in bereavement outcomes: A SEM longitudinal study on Hong Kong bereaved Chinese Student: : YAN Bo Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHOW Yin Man, Amy (from 2014/07/01); CHAN Lai Wan (2012/09/01-2014/06/30); CHAN Lai Wan, Cecilia (from 2014/07/01)

A Study on the Concurrent and Predictive Validity of the Concise Chinese Level of Expressed Emotion Scale in Chinese Persons with Schizophrenia Student: YEUNG Chi Hung Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: NG Siu Man; LOU Wei Qun, Vivian (2009/09/01to 2010/11/30); CHAN Lai Wan, Cecilia

Understanding the Cultural Context and Cultural Meanings of Suicide Attempts - A Qualitative Study from Karachi (Pakistan) Student: YOUSUF Saman Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: WONG Wai Ching, Paul; YIP Siu Fai, Paul

The Genesis of Citizen Intelligentsia in Digital China: Ai Xiaoming's Practices of Identity and Activism Student: ZENG Jinyan Degree : PH.D. (1/3/14); M.PHIL. 1/9/12-28/2/14). Supervisor: HO Sik Ying, Petula

Successful Ageing: A Study of Age Identity among Chinese Older Adults Student: LIANG Kun Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHOW Wing Sun, Nelson; CHOU Kee Lee (till 20120928)

Sibling Relationship of Adults with Intellectual Disabilities in China Student: LIANG Luyin (Rosemary) Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: LAW Ming Fai, Ben

Probation for Male Offenders in China: Explaining Self-reported Reoffending Behaviors Student: LIU Nian (Leo) Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHUI Wing Hong, Eric (2012/08/01); WONG Yu Cheung (2008/09/01-2012/07/31)

Prevalence and risk factors of child victimization in China Student: LIU Tingting Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHAN Ko Ling

Family Capital and the Self-rated Health of Older Adults in Rural China: An Intergenerational Perspective Student: LU Nan Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: LOU Wei Qun, Vivian

What do Hong Kong middle-aged women want? - A qualitative study of their perspectives on old age Student: MOORE Yin Shan, Chris Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHOW Wing Sun, Nelson

Therapeutic Effects of Clay Art Therapy for Patients with Depression Student: NAN Kin Man Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: HO Tin Hung, Rainbow

A Study on the Relationship Between Wisdom and Psychological Well-being Among Dementia Caregivers Student: NG Fai Hung, Patrick Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: LOU Wei Qun, Vivian; CHOU Kee Lee (till 20120928)

For Whom the Bell Tolls: Meaning Making at the End of Life Among Chinese Terminal Cancer Patients in Hong Kong Student: NG Oi Kwan, Pandora Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: YAN Chau Wai, Elsie (from 2012/10/01); LEUNG Pui Yu, Pamela (until 2012/09/30)

Fear of Crime Experienced by Older Chinese in Urban China Student: QIN Nan Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: YAN Chau Wai, Elsie

Grief Experience of Bereaved Mothers Who Loss of Children in Sichuan Earthquake 2008 Student: SHA Wei Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHAN Lai Wan, Cecilia

Post-90s Hong Kong Girl Activities and their struggles for recognition Student: SHAM Priscilla Degree : M.PHIL.. Supervisor: HO Sik Ying, Petula

Modeling family caregivers' willingness to continue care in community for older persons with dementia Student: SIN Hiu Lam Degree : M.PHIL.. Supervisor: YAN Chau Wai, Elsie

Preparation for Future Care Needs among First Generation of One-Child Parents in China Student: SONG Yajun Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: YAN Chau Wai, Elsie

The Effectiveness of Music Therapy Group in Elders with Depression Student: TANG Kwong Yue, Alan Degree : M.PHIL.. Supervisor: HO Tin Hung, Rainbow

A Collaborative Study of User Participation in Mental Health Services: East Meets West Student: TANG Pui Shan, Jessica Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: TSE Shu Ki, Samson

The Acculturation Experiences and Adaptation of Pakistanis and Nepalese in Hong Kong Student: TONSING Kareen Ning Lian Ching Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: TSE Shu Ki, Samson (2010/09/01); RAMESH, M. (to 2010/08/31)

Caring Experience and Its Influencing Factors: Adult-child Versus Spouse Caregivers Caring People with Dementia in Mainland China Student: WANG Junfang Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: LUM Yat Sang, Terry (2011/12/01); LAW Ming Fai, Ben (till 2011/09/01)

A New Measure of Child Poverty in Urban China: From a Perspective of Deprivation Student: WANG Tingyan (Tiffany) Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: LEUNG Cho Bun (from 2012/07/31 - ); WONG Yu Cheung (2010/08/01 - 2012/07/31)

Enhancing the effectiveness of field education in Mainland China: Achieving sudents' competence through self-determine practice engagement Student: WANG Yean Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHUI Wing Tak, Ernest

The association among metabolic syndrome, type A & D personality, anxiety and depression Student: WANG Yijie Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: NG Siu Man

Cooperative marriage, a "fake marriage" or a new intimate alliance? Student: WANG Yingyi Degree : M.PHIL.. Supervisor: HO Sik Ying, Petula

Factors Contributing to Social Support Among Marriage Migrants in Hong Kong: A Longitudinal Study   Student: WONG Kam Fong, Winky Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHOU Kee Lee

Relational and Contextual Self-Determination: Qualitative and Quantitative Studies of Adults with Mild Intellectual Disability in Hong Kong Student: WONG King Shui, Phyllis Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHOW Yin Man, Amy (2012/02/01); TSANG Kit Man, Sandra (2011/08/01-2012/01/31)

A study of forgiveness and reconciliation of married couples in the Chinese context: development of a clinical intervention model Student: WONG Lai Cheung Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHAN Lai Wan, Cecilia

Cognitive correlates of gambling behavior and intention to gamble among Chinese adolescents Student: WONG Sau Kuen, Stella Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: TSANG Kit Man, Sandra

Determinants of Organ Donation Registration Among University Students in Hong Kong Student: WONG Shui Hung, Megan Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHOW Yin Man, Amy

Migrant Workers and Informal Economy in Urban China: An Ethnographic Study of a Migrant Enclave in Guangzhou Student: WU Ling Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHAN Ko Ling (2011/09/01); CHAU Chui Man, Ruby (2009/09/01-2011/08/31)

Hong Kong Intergenerational Upward Financial Support Student: WU Su Mei Degree : M.PHIL.. Supervisor: LUM Yat Sang, Terry (2011/10/01); CHAU Chui Man, Ruby (2011/09/01-2011/09/31)

A Study on Poverty and Subjective Well-being of Households with Children Student: XIAO Yunyu Degree : M.PHIL.. Supervisor: YIP Siu Fai, Paul

Social Determinants for the Depressive Symptoms of Chinese Rural Mature and Older Population in the Context of Urbanization: Social Identity, Living Arrangement, and Community Environment Student: YANG Fan Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: LOU Wei Qun, Vivian

An Integrated Model to Understand Elder Sexuality in Urban China Student: YANG Shuyan Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: YAN Chau Wai, Elsie

Help-seeking threshold of Chinese youth with internet addiction: Locating the tipping point Student: YEUNG Kong Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: TSANG Kit Man Sandra (from 2012/07/31 - ); WONG Yu Cheung (2010/08/01 - 2012/07/31)

Social Influences of Suicide in South Korea Student: CHAN Chee Hon Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: YIP Siu Fai, Paul

Long-term Care Need in Urban China - Haidian, Beijing Student: CHAN Hong To, Peter Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: LUM Yat Sang, Terry (2011/12/01); CHUI Wing Tak, Ernest (2010/08/01-2011/11/30)

Funeral as a Drama for the Bereaved Family Members: A Dramaturgical Analysis of Chinese Funeral Rituals in Hong Kong Student: CHAN Sin Yui Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHOW Yin Man, Amy

The Psychosocial and Physiological Effects of Qigong Exercise in Integrative Medicine: A Study of Chinese Patients with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome-like Illness Student: CHAN Suet Mui, Jessie Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: HO Tin Hung, Rainbow

Preventing child maltreatment: A Meta-analysis and systematic review of parenting programs Student: CHEN Mengtong Degree : M.PHIL.. Supervisor: CHAN Ko Ling

The role of social networks in the pathway to care of Chinese people living with a diagnosis of severe mental illness in England Student: YEUNG Yuet Wah Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: NG Siu Man

Self-Regulation in Japanese Adult Video Industry: Nude Work (, Sex Actingand Joyū ( Student: YIP Ka Yan Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: HO Sik Ying, Petula

Suicide prevention: Challenges in and after identifying the risk factors Student: ZHANG Yi Degree : PH.D. (20100901) M.PHIL. (20080901-20100831). Supervisor: YIP Siu Fai, Paul

Living and loving: adaptive experiences of caregiving to a spous with Alzheimer's disease in Shanghai, China Student: ZHAO Huan Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHOW Wing Sun, Nelson

Village Doctor as Street-level Bureaucrat and the Impact on Health Care Services in Rural China Student: ZHAO Nan Degree : M.PHIL.. Supervisor: LEUNG Cho Bun (from 2012/07/31 - ); WONG Yu Cheung (2010/08/01 - 2012/07/31)

Xiangqin – Matchmaking for Shengnü (‘Leftover Women”) in China Student: ZHENG Jing Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: HO Sik Ying, Petula

The Purchase of Intimacy: Chinese Urban One-child Families in Housing Consumption Student: ZHONG Xiaohui Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: HO Sik Ying, Petula

Enhancing quality of life of cognitively impaired older adults: the role of organization strategy and human resource management Student: ZHONG Xuebing Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: LOU Wei Qun, Vivian

Possible Selves among Chinese Adolescents in Hong Kong Student: ZHU Shimin Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: TSE Shu Ki, Samson

A study of child’s bullying victimization in Xi'an: Prevalence, risk factors, and co-occurred with family violence Student: ZHU Yuhong Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHAN Ko Ling

Parenting Practice and Children's Well-being in Rural China Student: CHEN Mengtong Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHAN Ko Ling

Conceptualising a-Spirit-Oriented Counselling Framework Inspired by the Student: CHENG Fung Kei Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: TSE Shu Ki, Samson

The Guilty Plea Process in the Hong Kong Magistrates' Courts Student: CHENG Kevin Kwok Yin Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHUI Wing Hong, Eric

Suicide and the Media in the Chinese Contexts Student: CHENG Qi Jin Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: YIP Siu Fai, Paul

Sociopersonality factors of structural empowerment among frontline nurses in Hong Kong Student: CHENG Yuk Ling, Tavia Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: WONG Yu Cheung

Partnership Between Private Philanthropic Foundations and Social Service NGOs in Hong Kong Student: CHIEN Man Hung Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: LAW Chi Kwong (20120501); WONG Yu Cheung (20100801-20120430)

Understanding of Motivation to Foster in Hong Kong: Predictors of Foster Parenthood Satisfaction and Foster Parent Retention Student: CHOW Chui Kam Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: LAW Chi Kwong

Measuring and Evaluating Mindfulness Based on Its Origin Student: CHOKing Wo Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: NG Siu Man

Polarization and disparity of social classes in Hong Kong Student: CHOW Siu Lun Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: YIP Siu Fai, Paul

Child Welfare NGOs in China: Implications for State-Society Relations Student: CHUI Hiu Kwan Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: JORDAN Lucy (from 2013/03/01)

An exploratory study on the process of becoming a problem gambler: A Hong Kong Chinese male study Student: CHUNG Lai Ping Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: LAM Oi Bing, Debbie

A Critical Exploration of Forces Impacting Mental Health and Psychosocial Wellbeing of Conflict-Induced Displaced Persons inHong Kong Student: DAS Misty Malabika Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHAN Lai Wan, Cecilia

Abuse of Older Chinese with Varying Degree of Cognitive and Physical Impairment: Examining the Roles of Caregiver and Contextual Variables Using a Structural Equation Modeling Approach Student: FANG Boye (Gracy) Degree : M.PHIL.. Supervisor: YAN Chau Wai, Elsie

The Construction and Development of a Measure on Chinese Continuing Bond and Its Coorelates with Bereavement Outcomes Student: FONG Hio Cheng Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHOW Yin Man, Amy (from 2012/10/01); LEUNG Pui Yu, Pamela (until 2012/09/30)

Flexibility and Psychological Well-being of Adolescents: The Case in 512 Sichuan Earthquake Student: FU Fang Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHOW Yin Man, Amy

Relations Among Future Orientation, School Bonding, and School Bullying in Adolescents in Rural China Student: GAO Shuling Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHAN Ko Ling

Public old-age pension policies for rural migrant workers in China: An analysis of the policy-making process Student: GUO Yu Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHOW Wing Sun, Nelson

Social Economy in Rural China: Barriers, Strategies and Agents for Practice - Two Case Studies Student: HE Yufei Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHUI Wing Tak, Ernest

Living and Dying with Dignity: an Interpretive-systemic Framework in Hong Kong Student: HO Hau Yan, Andy Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHOW Yin Man, Amy (from 2012/10/01); LEUNG Pui Yu, Pamela (until 2012/09/30)

Gender, Mobility, and the Space in-between: Vietnames Brides Negotiating the Boundaries of Tradition and Modernity at the China-Vietnam Border Student: HUANG Pengli Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: HO Sik Ying, Petula

Academic Capitalization: A Case Study of Two Universities in Guangzhou, China Student: JI Wei Wei Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: LEUNG Cho Bun, Joe (2011/10/01); CHAU Chui Man, Ruby (2009/10/01-2011/09/30)

Inhabited Studio: Art Therapy and Mindfulness with Survivors of Political Violence Student: KALMANOWITZ Lee Debra Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: HO Tin Hung, Rainbow

The Narrative of Anomie: Power, Agency and the Negotiation of Identity of Mainland Chinese Students in Hong Kong Student: KARENINA Sophie Lilian Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHUI Wing Hong, Eric

Frontline Social Workers' Courses of Action in Casework Settings: The Relevance of Personal Background, Professional Training and Practice Environment Student: KWAN Chi Kin Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHUI Wing Tak, Ernest

An Epidemiological Study of Self-harm in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Student: KWOK Chi Leung, Raymond Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: YIP Siu Fai, Paul

Silent suicides - studies on the non-contact group of suicide Student: LAW Yik Wa Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: YIP Siu Fai, Paul (2008/3/13 sole supervisor)

Spatial and Temporal Variation in Socio-economic and Environmental Factors Relevant to Mortality and Morbidity in Hong Kong Student: LEE Ka Man, Carmen Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: YIP Siu Fai, Paul

Understanding holistic survivorship experiences of women with breast cancer in transition from illness to recovery using movement based focus group Student: LEUNG Siu Ling, Angela Degree : M.PHIL.. Supervisor: HO Tin Hung, Rainbow

Bereavement Guilt in Chinese Adult Children: The Conceptualization, Measurement, Risk Factors and Association with Grief Outcomes Student: LI Jie Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: CHOW Yin Man, Amy

From Invisible to Visible: Identifying, Understanding and Helping Socially Withdrawn Youth Student: LI Man Ho Degree : PH.D.. Supervisor: WONG Wai Ching, Paul