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Dr. Kelly Y.C. LAI, Associate Professor

Doctor LAI Yee Ching, Kelly
Associate Professor (Clinical)


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  • Honarary Consultant, Against Child Abuse
  • Honarary Advisor, Project Aspire, Institute of Education
  • Executive Committee Member, Society of Boys' Centres


  • Eating disorders
  • ADHD service related research


  1. Li Y, Hou CL, Ma XR, Zang Y, Jia FJ, Lai KYC, Ungvari GS, Ng CH, Cai MY, Xiang YT. Nicotine dependence in community-dwelling Chinese patients with schizophrenia. Gen Psychiatr. 2019 Feb 23;32(1):e100014.

  2. Chan SKC, Zhang D, Bögels SM, Chan CS, Lai KYC, Lo HHM, Yip BHK, Lau ENS, Gao TT, Wong SYS. Effects of a mindfulness-based intervention (MYmind) for children with ADHD and their parents: protocol for a randomised controlled trial. BMJ Open. 2018 Nov 12;8(11):e022514.

  3. Ma JLC, Lai KYC, Xia LLL. Treatment Efficacy of Multiple Family Therapy for Chinese Families of Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Fam Process. 2018 Jun;57(2):399-414.

  4. Lai KYC, Ma JLC, Xia LLL. Multifamily Therapy for Children With ADHD in Hong Kong: The Different Impacts on Fathers and Mothers. J Atten Disord. 2018 Feb 1:1087054718756195.

  5. Li Y, Hou CL, Ma XR, Zhong BL, Zang Y, Jia FJ, Lin YQ, Lai KYC, Chiu HFK, Ungvari GS, Hall BJ, Cai MY, Ng CH, Xiang YT. Quality of life in Chinese patients with schizophrenia treated in primary care. Psychiatry Res. 2017 Aug;254:80-84.

  6. Wan ESF, Ma JLC, Lai KYC, Lo JWK. The Subjective Experiences of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder of Chinese Families in Hong Kong: Co-Construction of Meanings in Multiple Family Groups. Health Soc Work. 2016 Aug 1;41(3):164-172. 

  7. Shea CKS, Lee MMC, Lai KYC, Luk ESL, Leung PWL. Prevalence of Anxiety Disorders in Hong Kong Chinese Children With ADHD. J Atten Disord. 2018 Mar;22(5):403-413.