H W Tsang

Summary

Affiliation: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Country: China

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Family needs and burdens of mentally ill offenders
    H W H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Hong Kong, ROC
    Int J Rehabil Res 25:25-32. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Factor structure of essential social skills to be salespersons in retail market: implications for psychiatric rehabilitation
    Leo C C Cheung
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 36:265-80. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of a qigong exercise programme on elderly with depression
    Hector W H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Kwai Chung Hospital, Hong Kong
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:890-7. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial treatment compliance scale for people with psychotic disorders
    Hector W H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Hong Kong
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 40:561-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of a simple measure for assessing the social skills of people with schizophrenia necessary for seeking and securing a job
    H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Hong Kong
    Can J Occup Ther 67:250-9. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of the Chinese Version of Indiana Job Satisfaction Scale (CV-IJSS) for people with mental illness
    Hector W H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 51:177-91. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint The effect of Qigong on general and psychosocial health of elderly with chronic physical illnesses: a randomized clinical trial
    Hector W H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:441-9. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Qigong as a psychosocial intervention for depressed elderly with chronic physical illnesses
    Hector W H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:1146-54. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Job profiles of people with severe mental illness: implications for rehabilitation
    Hector W H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Hong Kong
    Int J Rehabil Res 25:189-96. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Sources of burdens on families of individuals with mental illness
    Hector W H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong
    Int J Rehabil Res 26:123-30. 2003

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Publications43

  1. ncbi request reprint Family needs and burdens of mentally ill offenders
    H W H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Hong Kong, ROC
    Int J Rehabil Res 25:25-32. 2002
    ..In addition, a theoretical model that can be used as a conceptual guide for the study of burdens of families of mentally ill offenders is postulated. Directions for further research are discussed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Factor structure of essential social skills to be salespersons in retail market: implications for psychiatric rehabilitation
    Leo C C Cheung
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 36:265-80. 2005
    ..The way this JSST is to be used with the work-related social skills training model previously developed by the corresponding author to produce better vocational outcomes of consumers is suggested...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of a qigong exercise programme on elderly with depression
    Hector W H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Kwai Chung Hospital, Hong Kong
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:890-7. 2006
    ..This report released findings of a randomized controlled trial conducted in Hong Kong to further our understanding of the psychosocial effects of qigong on elderly persons with depression...
  4. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial treatment compliance scale for people with psychotic disorders
    Hector W H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Hong Kong
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 40:561-9. 2006
    ..This study developed a scale to measure psychosocial treatment compliance of people with psychotic disorders and established its psychometric properties...
  5. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of a simple measure for assessing the social skills of people with schizophrenia necessary for seeking and securing a job
    H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Hong Kong
    Can J Occup Ther 67:250-9. 2000
    ..It is suggested that this measure is suitable for use by clinicians, rehabilitation administrators and researchers. Application of the instrument in other countries is discussed. Finally, further research is suggested...
  6. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of the Chinese Version of Indiana Job Satisfaction Scale (CV-IJSS) for people with mental illness
    Hector W H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 51:177-91. 2005
    ..Directions for further studies are suggested...
  7. ncbi request reprint The effect of Qigong on general and psychosocial health of elderly with chronic physical illnesses: a randomized clinical trial
    Hector W H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:441-9. 2003
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Qigong as a psychosocial intervention for depressed elderly with chronic physical illnesses
    Hector W H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:1146-54. 2002
    ..A simple form of dynamic qigong, namely the Eight-Section Brocades, is suggested to serve the purpose. A theory which explains the psychosocial effect of qigong is hypothesized...
  9. ncbi request reprint Job profiles of people with severe mental illness: implications for rehabilitation
    Hector W H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Hong Kong
    Int J Rehabil Res 25:189-96. 2002
    ..The ways that people secured their jobs were not the same as in Western studies. Possible cultural differences leading to different findings and implications for rehabilitation services are discussed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Sources of burdens on families of individuals with mental illness
    Hector W H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong
    Int J Rehabil Res 26:123-30. 2003
    ..Subjective burden resulting from social stigma included frustration, anxiety, low self-esteem and helplessness. Implications of the findings to social policy and development of mental health services were discussed...
  11. ncbi request reprint Work-related social skills training for people with schizophrenia in Hong Kong
    H W Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom
    Schizophr Bull 27:139-48. 2001
    ..A comparatively small amount of followup contact (a monthly group meeting or phone call) for 3 months after the training finished had a very significant effect on participants' success rate...
  12. ncbi request reprint Predictors of post-hospital employment status for psychiatric patients in Hong Kong: from perceptions of rehabilitation professionals to empirical evidence
    H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 46:306-12. 2000
    ..The employed and unemployed participants did not differ in their medical and work history, and demographic variables. Implications of the results for rehabilitation programming are discussed...
  13. doi request reprint Self-stigma, stages of change and psychosocial treatment adherence among Chinese people with schizophrenia: a path analysis
    Kelvin M T Fung
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Hong Kong
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:561-8. 2010
    ..The direct effects of psychopathology causing non-adherence were also tested...
  14. ncbi request reprint Applying social skills training in the context of vocational rehabilitation for people with schizophrenia
    H W Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Services, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Kowloon
    J Nerv Ment Dis 189:90-8. 2001
    ..Implications for cross-cultural applications are discussed...
  15. doi request reprint Self-stigma of people with schizophrenia as predictor of their adherence to psychosocial treatment
    Kelvin M T Fung
    The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 32:95-104. 2008
    ..This study aimed at obtaining empirical support regarding the relationship between psychosocial treatment adherence and self-stigma. Other significant predictors of adherence to psychosocial interventions were to be identified...
  16. ncbi request reprint Measuring self-stigma of mental illness in China and its implications for recovery
    Kelvin M T Fung
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 53:408-18. 2007
    ..The results also suggest that stigma played a detrimental role in undermining self-esteem, self-efficacy and psychosocial treatment compliance. Implications for recovery of mental health consumers are discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Chinese general self-efficacy scale among individuals with schizophrenia in Hong Kong
    Frank P F Chiu
    Department of Rehabilitation Science, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong
    Int J Rehabil Res 27:159-61. 2004
    ..The scale was concluded to be reliable and valid to assess self-efficacy of Chinese with schizophrenia. Potential uses of this scale were suggested...
  18. ncbi request reprint Job termination among individuals with severe mental illness participating in a supported employment program
    Donald C S Mak
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong
    Psychiatry 69:239-48. 2006
    ..Similarities and differences of findings were compared with overseas studies. Possible improvement of current supported employment program was discussed...
  19. ncbi request reprint Chinese version of the Assessment of Interpersonal Problem Solving Skills
    Tony K S Leung
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong
    Psychiatry Res 143:189-97. 2006
    ..To conclude, this assessment package is user-friendly with good psychometric properties. Local clinicians should feel comfortable using it as an integral part of their daily practice to examine their client's social skills...
  20. doi request reprint A review on neurobiological and psychological mechanisms underlying the anti-depressive effect of qigong exercise
    Hector W H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
    J Health Psychol 13:857-63. 2008
    ..Further research to consolidate its scientific base is suggested...
  21. doi request reprint Review on vocational predictors: a systematic review of predictors of vocational outcomes among individuals with schizophrenia: an update since 1998
    Hector W H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, China
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 44:495-504. 2010
    ..Predictors of employment outcomes of individuals with schizophrenia have continued to be studied over the past decade with implications for the development of vocational interventions to help the mentally ill get and keep jobs...
  22. ncbi request reprint A cross-cultural study of employers' concerns about hiring people with psychotic disorder: implications for recovery
    Hector W H Tsang
    Dept of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 42:723-33. 2007
    ..In this study, we tested this lay approach by comparing employers' concerns about hiring people with psychotic disorder for entry-level jobs in US and China...
  23. doi request reprint Three year follow-up study of an integrated supported employment for individuals with severe mental illness
    Hector W H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 44:49-58. 2010
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Effects of mindful and non-mindful exercises on people with depression: a systematic review
    Hector W H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong
    Br J Clin Psychol 47:303-22. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study is to examine the effectiveness of mindful and non-mindful physical exercises as an intervention in managing depression or depressive symptoms based on a systematic literature review...
  25. doi request reprint Psychosocial and socio-demographic correlates of medication compliance among people with schizophrenia
    Hector W H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 40:3-14. 2009
    ..35% of the total variance. Although self-stigma is only moderately linked with medication compliance, its effects on medication-induced stigma cannot be ignored...
  26. doi request reprint Vocational outcomes of an integrated supported employment program for individuals with persistent and severe mental illness
    Hector W H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Hong Kong
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 40:292-305. 2009
    ..IPS participants demonstrated better vocational outcomes than TVR participants. The findings suggested that ISE enhances the outcomes of supported employment, endorsing the value of SST in vocational rehabilitation...
  27. ncbi request reprint A systematic review on the anxiolytic effects of aromatherapy on rodents under experimentally induced anxiety models
    Hector W H Tsang
    Neuropsychiatric Rehabilitation Laboratory, Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Honk Kong
    Rev Neurosci 21:141-52. 2010
    ..We reviewed studies from 1999 to 2009 on anxiolytic effects of different essential oils toward rodents in anxiety-related behavioral models...
  28. ncbi request reprint Preliminary evidence for the basis of self-concept in Chinese people with mental illness
    Sing Fai Tam
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    Qual Life Res 13:497-508. 2004
    ..One hundred and twenty three Hong Kong Chinese adults with mental illness participated in this study...
  29. ncbi request reprint Reliability of the Chinese version of the perceived family burden scale
    Hector W H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Hong Kong
    Int J Rehabil Res 28:289-91. 2005
    ..86). We suggest that the CPFBS is ready to be used by clinicians and researchers in the study on family burden of individuals with schizophrenia in Hong Kong and in Chinese communities in other countries...
  30. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing occupational therapy students' attitudes toward persons with disabilities: a conjoint analysis
    Hector W H Tsang
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Hong Kong
    Am J Occup Ther 58:426-34. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine factors influencing occupational therapy students' context-specific attitudes toward persons with disabilities...
  31. ncbi request reprint Case report of integrated supported employment for a person with severe mental illness
    Ashley S M Chan
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong
    Am J Occup Ther 63:238-44. 2009
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Biopsychosocial effects of qigong as a mindful exercise for people with anxiety disorders: a speculative review
    Yvonne W Y Chow
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong
    J Altern Complement Med 13:831-9. 2007
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Rehab rounds: Cultural adaptation of the basic conversational skills module for a Chinese population
    Davis C C Lak
    The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong
    Psychiatr Serv 55:988-90. 2004
  34. doi request reprint Psychophysiological outcomes of health qigong for chronic conditions: a systematic review
    Bobby H P Ng
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong, China
    Psychophysiology 46:257-69. 2009
    ..Because of its safety, minimal cost, and clinical benefit, health qigong can be advocated as an adjunctive exercise therapy for older people with chronic conditions...
  35. doi request reprint A review on the effects of aromatherapy for patients with depressive symptoms
    V W C Yim
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
    J Altern Complement Med 15:187-95. 2009
    ..We reviewed studies from 2000 to 2008 on using essential oils for patients with depression or depressive symptoms and examined their clinical effects...
  36. ncbi request reprint Development and psychometric validation of the Task-Specific Self-Efficacy Scale for Chinese people with mental illness
    Chih Chin Chou
    Department of Psychological Studies, National Institute of Education, 1 Nanyang Walk, Singapore
    Int J Rehabil Res 30:261-71. 2007
    ..In conclusion the results support the construct validity of the TSSES-PMI for the Chinese population and the TSSES-PMI can be a useful instrument for working with Chinese people with mental illnesses...
  37. ncbi request reprint Perceptions on remission and recovery in schizophrenia
    Hector W H Tsang
    Psychopathology 40:469. 2007
  38. ncbi request reprint Cognitive predictors of symptom change for participants in vocational rehabilitation
    Morris D Bell
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Yale University, Connecticut, USA
    Schizophr Res 96:162-8. 2007
    ..This study explored the relationship between cognitive impairments and their impact on rate of symptom improvement in a 26 week work therapy program...
  39. ncbi request reprint EBP in psychiatric OT should be strengthened
    Hector W H Tsang
    Am J Occup Ther 56:475. 2002
  40. ncbi request reprint Duty, burden, and ambivalence: families of forensic psychiatric patients in Hong Kong
    Veronica Pearson
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    Int J Law Psychiatry 27:361-74. 2004
  41. pmc Psychosocial impact of SARS
    Hector W H Tsang
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:1326-7. 2004
  42. ncbi request reprint Bridging psychiatric services between Asia and America
    Hector W H Tsang
    Psychiatr Serv 55:194; author reply 194-5. 2004
  43. ncbi request reprint Problem solving and social skills training
    Hector W H Tsang
    Psychiatr Serv 53:1034; author reply 1034-5. 2002