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Dr Wong, Paul Wai Ching 黃蔚澄

Associate Professor

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Professional Qualifications
YearAwarding InstitutionQualification
Hong Kong Psychological SocietyAssociate Fellow
Australian Psychological SocietyMember
College of Clinical Psychologists, Australian Psychological SocietyMember

Paul is a clinical psychologist and an Associate Professor in our department. He has been involving in suicide prevention research and mental health promotion and practice since 2003. His recent research projects include social withdrawal behavior, using animals as part of psychological interventions, bereavement due to animal loss, youth positive development interventions, and family care giving for people with psychological issues. He is committed to collaborate with more local and international renowned scholars and multidisciplinary professionals to further development of a series of research that not only contributes to academic interests, but also can result in practical real-life applications to improve the health and well-being of vulnerable segments of the population.

Honours, Awards & Prizes
AwardeesAward DateHonours / Awards / PrizesCategory
2020-12-01FOSS Knowledge Exchange Award: Faculty of Social Sciences, HKU
2013-12-01Outstanding Research Output (Applied Research): Faculty of Social Sciences, HKU
Research Achievement
Professional Societies
Term PeriodPositionProfessional Societies
6/2021ConsultantZubin Foundation
6/2021ConsultantThe Youth Outreach
9/2013Psychological ConsultantThe Samaritians
3/2022HK DelegateAsian Pacific Psychological Union
6/2021HK DelegateThe International Union of Psychological Science
6/2019FellowHong Kong Professional Counselling Association
08/2006FellowHong Kong Psychological Society
06/2010 - 06/2011Scientific SecretaryHong Kong Psychological Society
09/2010 - 06/2011Conference chairHong Kong Psychological Society
7/2011 - 6/2013Council MemberHong Kong Psychological Society
03/2001MemberAustralian Psychological Society
10/2008Postvention Task Force MemberInterntaional Association Of Suicide Prevention
7/2010 - 6/2015National RepresentativeInterntaional Association Of Suicide Prevention
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Area of Expertise:
Area of Expertise (EN)Area of Expertise (ZH)
Suicide survivor自殺者家屬
Suicide prevention
Suicide and mental health防止自殺與精神健康
Psychological risk factors of suicides自殺的社會及心理風險因素
Mental health promotion and education
Human-animal interactions
Hikikomori and hidden youth
Caregiving of people with special education needs
Animal-assisted interventions
Spoken Languages:
Spoken Language(s) (EN)Spoken Language(s) (ZH)
English, Cantonese, Putonghua英語、粵語、普通話
Cantonese, English粵語、英語
Written Languages:
Written Language(s) (EN)Written Language(s) (ZH)
English, Chinese英文、中文
Chinese, English中文、英文
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