• 369 Citations
  • 11 h-Index

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Chinese Name: 侯維佳

Variants: Hou, W. K.

Dr Hou Wai Kai’s work seeks to integrate multiple levels of analyses for explicating the psychology and ecology of stress. His current research focuses on understanding everyday processes and mechanisms pertinent to adaptation and resilience. Other topics of interest include emotional processes and flexibility, social determinants of mental health, and psychological and social adaptation among people with chronic medical conditions and their caregivers.

Research interests


Health Psychology

Social and Affective Neuroscience

Stress Adaptation and Resilience in Everyday Life

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Research Outputs

  • 369 Citations
  • 11 h-Index
  • 33 Article
  • 16 Paper
  • 5 Other contribution
  • 2 Chapter
  • Detecting psychological change through mobilizing interactions and changes in extremist linguistic style

    SMITH, L. G. E., WAKEFORD, L., CRIBBIN, T. F., BARNETT, J. & HOU, W. K., Jul 2020, In : Computers in Human Behavior. 108, 106298.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Everyday life experiences and mental health among conflict-affected forced migrants: A meta-analysis

    HOU, W. K., LIU, H., LIANG, L., HO, J., KIM, H., SEONG, E., BONANNO, G. A., HOBFOLL, S. E. & HALL, B. J., Mar 2020, In : Journal of Affective Disorders. 264, p. 50-68

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 2 Citations (Scopus)
  • The Context Sensitivity Index (CSI): Measuring the ability to identify the presence and absence of stressor context cues

    BONANNO, G. A., MACCALLUM, F., MALGAROLI, M. & HOU, W. K., Mar 2020, In : Assessment. 27, 2, p. 261-273

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Citation (Scopus)