• 8 Castle Peak Road, Tuen Mun

    Hong Kong

  • 390 Scopus Citations
  • 8 Scopus h-Index
20032020

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Research Output

2019

Adult and child deprivation in Hong Kong

SAUNDERS, P. & TANG, V. M., Nov 2019, In : Social Policy and Administration. 53, 6, p. 820-834 15 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

1 Scopus Citations

Comparing income poverty gap and deprivation on social acceptance: A mediation model with interpersonal communication and social support

ZHANG, Y., WONG, H., CHEN, J-K. & TANG, V. M. Y., Nov 2019, In : Social Policy and Administration. 53, 6, p. 889-902 14 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

2018

Deprivation is associated with worse physical and mental health beyond income poverty : a population-based household survey among Chinese adults

CHUNG, R. Y-N., CHUNG, G. K., GORDON, D., Wong, S. Y., LAU, M. K-W., TANG, M. Y. V. & WONG, H., 1 Aug 2018, In : Quality of Life Research. 27, 8, p. 2127-2135 9 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

14 Citations (Scopus)

What are the financial barriers to medical care among the poor, the sick and the disabled in the Special Administrative Region of China?

WONG, S. Y., CHUNG, R. Y., CHEN, D., CHUNG, G. K., LI, J., MAK, D., LAU, M., TANG, V., GORDON, D., CHEN, D. & WONG, H., 14 Nov 2018, In : PLoS ONE. 13, 11, e0205794.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Open Access
5 Citations (Scopus)
2017

Is social capital as important as human capital in child poverty alleviation?

TANG, V., Mar 2017, Poverty in a rich society : the case of Hong Kong. LAU, M. K. W. & GORDON, D. (eds.). The Chinese University of Hong Kong Press, p. 145-178 34 p.

Research output: Book Chapters | Papers in Conference ProceedingsBook Chapter

The effectiveness of the "Dreams Take Wing Patronage and Award Scheme" for children development

TSOI, K. H. S., TANG, M. Y. V., CHAN, T. S. J., CHEANG, C. C. & LI, W. C., 2 Dec 2017.

Research output: Other Conference ContributionsPoster

生活質素

黃洪, 張引 & 鄧敏如, Jul 2017, 香港特區二十年 : HKSAR at 20. 張妙清 & 趙永佳 (eds.). 香港: 香港中文大學香港亞太硏究所, p. 343-366 24 p.

Research output: Book Chapters | Papers in Conference ProceedingsBook Chapter

2015

Social assistance programs and child poverty alleviation: A comparison between Hong Kong and Mainland China

Qi, D. & TANG, V. M. Y., 25 Feb 2015, In : Asian Social Work and Policy Review. 9, 1, p. 29-44 16 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Open Access
5 Citations (Scopus)
2013
2009

Evaluation of an Internet addiction treatment program for Chinese adolescents in Hong Kong

Shek, D. T. L., TANG, V. M. Y. & Lo, C. Y., 1 Jun 2009, In : Adolescence San Diego. 44, 174, p. 359-373 15 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

84 Citations (Scopus)
2008

Beating the odds : a qualitative study of Chinese female university students growing up in economic disadvantaged families

TANG, V. M. Y. & SHEK, D. T. L., Sep 2008.

Research output: Other Conference ContributionsConference Paper (other)

Internet addiction in Chinese adolescents in Hong Kong : assessment, profiles, and psychosocial correlates

SHEK, D. T. L., TANG, V. M. Y. & LO, C. Y., 7 Aug 2008, In : The Scientific World Journal. 8, p. 776-787 12 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Open Access
66 Citations (Scopus)

Subjective outcome evaluation findings based on the Project P.A.T.H.S. : profiles and correlates

LEE, B. M., TANG, V. M. Y. & SHEK, D. T. L., Sep 2008.

Research output: Other Conference ContributionsConference Paper (other)

Youngster internet addiction prevention and counseling service : an evaluation study

SHEK, D. T. L., TANG, M. Y. & Working Group of @er.com, Jan 2008, Hong Kong: Hong Kong Lutheran Social Service. 68 p.

Research output: Scholarly Books | Reports | Literary WorksConsulting or Contract Research Report

貧窮獨居二老長者住屋及生活狀況研究 : Study on the housing and living condition of the low income singleton and couple elderly

鄧敏如 & 黃和平, Jan 2008, 香港: 香港社會服務聯會. 68 p.

Research output: Scholarly Books | Reports | Literary WorksConsulting or Contract Research Report

Open Access
2006

「上網成癮不成癮」青少年特質研究報告

「塗出網樂」計劃工作小組, 鄧敏如 & 石丹理, Dec 2006, 香港: 香港路德會社會服務處. 50 p.

Research output: Scholarly Books | Reports | Literary WorksConsulting or Contract Research Report

2005

Evaluation of evaluation studies using qualitative research methods in the social work literature (1990-2003) : evidence that constitutes a wake-up call

SHEK, D. T. L., TANG, V. M. Y. & HAN, X. Y., 1 May 2005, In : Research on Social Work Practice. 15, 3, p. 180-194 15 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

149 Citations (Scopus)
2004

Coping with economic disadvantage. A qualitative study of Chinese adolescents from low-income families

LAM, C. M., LAM, M. C., SHEK, D. T. L. & TANG, V. M. Y., 1 Oct 2004, In : International Journal of Adolescent Medicine and Health. 16, 4, p. 343-357 15 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

14 Citations (Scopus)

Perceptions of present, ideal, and future lives among Chinese adolescents experiencing economic disadvantage

Shek, D. T. L., Lam, M-C., Lam, C-M. & TANG, V., 1 Jan 2004, In : Adolescence San Diego. 39, 156, p. 779-792 14 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

10 Citations (Scopus)
2003

Adolescent suicide in Hong Kong during 1980-2000

SHEK, D. T. L. & TANG, V., 1 Jul 2003, In : International Journal of Adolescent Medicine and Health. 15, 3, p. 245-265 21 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

11 Citations (Scopus)

Meaning of life and adjustment among Chinese adolescents with and without economic disadvantage

SHEK, D. T. L., LAM, M. C., TANG, V., TSOI, K. W. & TSANG, S., 2003, Psychology of adolescents. PRESTER, T. A. (ed.). New York: Nova Science Publishers, p. 167-183 17 p.

Research output: Book Chapters | Papers in Conference ProceedingsBook Chapter

Parent-adolescent communication and adjustment in Chinese adolescents in Hong Kong

LAM, C. M., SHEK, D. T. L., TANG, M. Y. & LEE, B. M., Dec 2003.

Research output: Other Conference ContributionsConference Paper (other)

Psychosocial adjustment of Chinese adolescents with economic disadvantage : a pioneer longitudinal study in Hong Kong

SHEK, D. T. L., LAM, C. M., LAM, M. C., TANG, M. Y., TSANG, K. M. & TSOI, K. W., 1 Jan 2003, In : The Hong Kong Journal of Social Work. 37, 1, p. 97-100 4 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

The relationship between Chinese cultural beliefs about adversity and psychological adjustment in Chinese families with economic disadvantage

SHEK, D. T. L., TANG, V., LAM, C. M., LAM, M. C., TSOI, K. W. & TSANG, K. M., 1 Jan 2003, In : American Journal of Family Therapy. 31, 5, p. 427-443 17 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

29 Citations (Scopus)

Violent behavior in Chinese adolescents with an economic disadvantage. Psychological, family and interpersonal correlates

SHEK, D. T. L. & TANG, V., 1 Jul 2003, In : International Journal of Adolescent Medicine and Health. 15, 3, p. 219-233 15 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

2 Citations (Scopus)