Dr. Eva Lau Yi-hung

Dr. Eva's research interest lies in family influences on children's school readiness and school adjustment. She also explores the influences of various parenting behaviours on children's social behaviour.

Research Interests

Family Influences and Parental Involvement

School Transition and School Readiness

Childhood Aggression

Selected publications

Tao, S., Li, J., Zhang, M., Zheng, P., Lau, E. Y. H., Sun, J., & Zhu, Y. (2021). The effects of mindfulness-based interventions on child and adolescent aggression: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Mindfulness, 12(6), 1301–1315. doi: 10.1007/s12671-020-01570-9

Lau, E. Y. H., & Williams, K. (2021). Emotional regulation in mothers and fathers and relations to aggression in Hong Kong preschool children. Child Psychiatry & Human Development. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s10578-021-01165-y

 Lau, E. Y. H., & Power, T. G. (2020). Coparenting, parenting stress, and authoritative parenting among Hong Kong Chinese mothers and fathers. Parenting, 20(3), 167-176. doi: 10.1080/15295192.2019.1694831


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