Multiple Family Group Therapy with Poor Chinese Families of Children Placed in Out-of-home Care in Hong Kong


Many children placed in out-of-home care in Hong Kong came from poor families with multiple problems. A majority of these families were living on a welfare subsidy and residing in a public housing estate unit or partitioned... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Mooly Wong (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
  2. Joyce Ma (Department of Social Work, the Chinese University of Hong Kong)
  3. Choi Lin Londy Chan (Sheng Kung Hui St. Christopher's Home)

Topic Areas

Prevention and family intervention programs , Program evaluation and quality in child welfare


SYM18 » Exploring Links between Child Welfare Outcomes and Poverty (16:30 - Thursday, 15th September, Sala de Cámara)