SOCIAL AND HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY LABORATORY 

The Social and Health Psychology Laboratory is envisioned to provide a platform to enrich students’ experience both in the knowledge learning and research skills.

   

   

 

Lab Director

 Dr. CHIO, Hin-man Jasmine

 Ph.D., The University of Hong Kong

 B.Soc.Sc. University of Macau

 

 

 

 Dr. CHIO, Hin-ngan Floria

 Ph.D., The Chinese University of Hong Kong

 M.Phil., The Chinese University of Hong Kong

 B.Soc.Sc. University of Macau

 

Introduction
The Social and Health Psychology Laboratory is envisioned to provide a platform to enrich students’ experience both in the knowledge learning and research skills. It is opened to any student who is actively seeking for opportunities to obtain research experience through internship. It aims to cultivate an environment in which students with various level of experience can work together or independently in different research projects.
Ongoing Research Projects

- Mental health promotion

- Procrastination among college students

- Self-compassion and well-being

- Work-family dynamics

- Stress and coping among college students

 

Publications and Conference Presentations
Wong, J. Y. H., Choi E. P. H., Lo, H. H. M., Wong, W., Chio, J. H. M., Choi, A. W., & Fong, D. Y. T. (in press). Intimate partner sexual violence and mental health indicators among Chinese emerging adults. Journal of International Violence.

Yu, B. C. L., Mak, W. W. S., & Chio, F. H. N. (2020). Promotion of well-being by raising the awareness on the interdependent nature of all matters: Development and validation of the Interconnectedness Scale. Mindfulness, 11, 1238-1252.

Siu, Q. K. Y., Yi, H., Chan, R. C. H., Chio, F. H. N., Chan, D. F. Y., & Mak, W. W. S. (2019). The role of child problem behaviors in autism spectrum symptoms and parenting stress: A primary school-based study. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 49, 857-870.

Mak, W. W. S., Tong, A. C. Y., Yip, S. Y. C., Lui, W. W. S., Chio, F. H. N., Chan, A. T. Y., & Wong, C. C. Y. (2018). Efficacy and moderation of mobile application-based mindfulness-based training, self-compassion training, and cognitive-behavioral psychoeducation on mental health: A randomized controlled trial. Journal of Medical Internet Research Mental Health, 5, e60.

Chio, F. H. N., Mak, W. W. S., Chan, R. C. H., & Tong, A. C. Y. (2018). Unraveling the insight paradox: A one-year longitudinal study on the relationship between insight, self-stigma, and life satisfaction. Schizophrenia Research, 197, 124-130.

Chio, F. H. N., Lai, M. H. C., & Mak, W. W. S. (2018). Development and validation of The Nonattachment Scale – Short Form (NAS-SF). Mindfulness, 9, 1299-1308.

Chan, R. C. H., Mak, W. W. S., Chio, F. H. N., & Tong, A. C. Y. (2017). Flourishing with psychosis: A prospective examination on the interactions between clinical, functional, and personal recovery processes on well-being among individuals with schizophrenia spectrum disorders. Schizophrenia Bulletin, 44, 778-786.

Choi, E. P. H., Wong, J. Y. H., Lo, H. H. M., Wong W., Chio, J. H. M., & Fong, D. Y. T. (2017). Association between using smartphone dating applications and alcohol and recreational drug use in conjunction with sexual activities in college students. Substance Use and Misuse. 52, 422-428.

Mak, W. W. S., Chio, F. H. N., Chan, A. T. Y., Lui, W. W. S., & Wu, E. K. Y. (2017). The effectiveness of Internet-based mindfulness training and cognitive-behavioral training with telephone support in the enhancement of mental health among college students and young working adults: A randomized controlled trial. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 19, e84.

Wong, J. Y. H., Choi E. P. H., Lo, H. H. M., Wong, W., Chio, J. H. M., Choi, A. W., & Fong, D. Y. T. (2017). Dating violence, quality of life and mental health in sexual minority populations: A path analysis. Quality of Life Research, 26, 959-968.

Zeng, X., Chio, F. H. N., Oei, T. P., Leung, F. Y., & Liu, X. (2017). A systematic review of associations between amount of meditation practice and outcomes in interventions using the four immeasurables meditations. Frontiers in Psychology, 8, 141.

Choi, E. P. H., Wong, J. Y. H., Lo, H. H. M., Wong, W., Chio, J. H. M., & Fong, D. Y. T. (2016). The impacts of using smartphone dating applications on sexual risk behaviours in college students in Hong Kong. PLoS ONE, 11, e0165394.

Choi, E. P. H., Wong, J. Y. H., Lo, H. H. M., Wong W., Chio, J. H. M., & Fong, D. Y. T. (2016). The association between smartphone dating applications and college students' casual sex encounters and condom use. Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare, 9, 38-41.