Department of Social Work & Social Administration
University of Hong Kong
·BSc, MSc (Psychology) National Taiwan University
·PhD (Psychology) University of Hong Kong
·DipClinPsych (Clinical Psychology) Massey University
Field of Interest:
·Mental health and maladaptive behavior
·Personality and social psychology
·Social Science Theories (Psychology)
·Human Behaviour and Social Environment
·Mental Health and Maladaptive Behaviour
·Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
·Psychological Testing and Assessment
·Boey, K. W. (2000). The use of GDS-15 among the older adults in Beijing. Clinical Gerontologist, 49(2), 49-60.
·Boey, K. W. (2001). Contribution of chronic life strain to mental health status of Chinese older adults. Journal of Gerontological Social Work, 35(1), 39-52
·Boey, K. W. (2002). A cross-validation study of attitudes and commitment to organ donation in Hong Kong. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 39, 95-104.
·Boey, K. W. (2003). Religiosity and psychological well-being of older women in Hong Kong. International Journal of Psychiatric Nursing Research, 8, 921-935.
·Boey, K. W. & Chiu, H. F. K. (2005). Life strain and psychological distress of older women and older men in Hong Kong. Aging and Mental Health, 9, 555-562.
·Boey, K. W., Chan K. B., Ko, C., et al. (2007). Stress coping strategies and psychological well-being among nurses. In Chan, K. B. (Ed.), Work stress and coping among professionals. Leiden, Netherlands: Brill.