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The efficacy of the Self‐Administered Interview: A systematic review (2024)
Journal Article
Bird, E., Wiener, J., Huang, C., & Attard‐Johnson, J. (in press). The efficacy of the Self‐Administered Interview: A systematic review. Journal of Investigative Psychology and Offender Profiling, Article e1632. https://doi.org/10.1002/jip.1632

Obtaining accurate information from eyewitnesses is a crucial element in criminal investigations. Interview strategies such as the Cognitive Interview (CI) and the Self‐Administered Interview (SAI) have been developed and implemented to minimise inac... Read More about The efficacy of the Self‐Administered Interview: A systematic review.

Happy parents, happy kids: Marital happiness, parenting styles, and children's behavioral outcomes in Chinese societies (2024)
Journal Article
Huang, C., Shen, A. C., Li, X., & Feng, J. Y. (in press). Happy parents, happy kids: Marital happiness, parenting styles, and children's behavioral outcomes in Chinese societies. Family Relations, https://doi.org/10.1111/fare.12997

Objective We examine the impacts of parental marital happiness on child outcomes. We also examine the potential mediating role of parenting styles in the relationship between marital happiness and children's behavioral outcomes. Background Paren... Read More about Happy parents, happy kids: Marital happiness, parenting styles, and children's behavioral outcomes in Chinese societies.

Peer Victimization Trajectory and Psychosocial Maladjustment in Early Taiwanese Adolescents: A Longitudinal Study. (2023)
Journal Article
Wei, H., Shen, A. C., Hwa, H., Feng, J., Hsieh, Y., & Huang, C. (in press). Peer Victimization Trajectory and Psychosocial Maladjustment in Early Taiwanese Adolescents: A Longitudinal Study. Child Psychiatry and Human Development, 10.1007/s10578-023-01640-8. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10578-023-01640-8

This study examined the peer victimization trajectory and maladjustment outcomes among early Taiwanese adolescents. Data were extracted from a large-scale longitudinal study with a national representative sample. A total of 1691 school students in 4t... Read More about Peer Victimization Trajectory and Psychosocial Maladjustment in Early Taiwanese Adolescents: A Longitudinal Study..

Parent-Youth Relationships and Youth Alcohol Use: The Moderating Role of Parental Alcohol Use (2023)
Journal Article
Yang, C., Shen, A. C., Hsieh, Y., Huang, C., Wei, H., Feng, J., & Hwa, H. (in press). Parent-Youth Relationships and Youth Alcohol Use: The Moderating Role of Parental Alcohol Use. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction, https://doi.org/10.1007/s11469-023-01177-w

Previous studies have shown that strong parent-youth relationships serve as a protective factor inhibiting early alcohol use onset among youth, while parental alcohol use as a risk factor. However, little is known about the moderating effect of paren... Read More about Parent-Youth Relationships and Youth Alcohol Use: The Moderating Role of Parental Alcohol Use.

Patterns and trajectories of children's maltreatment experiences in Taiwan: Latent transition analysis of a nationally representative longitudinal study (2022)
Journal Article
Feng, J., Hwa, H., Shen, A. C., Hsieh, Y., Wei, H., & Huang, C. (2023). Patterns and trajectories of children's maltreatment experiences in Taiwan: Latent transition analysis of a nationally representative longitudinal study. Child Abuse and Neglect, 135, Article 105951. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chiabu.2022.105951

Background Little is known about the patterns of child maltreatment change over time and vary according to gender and child protective services (CPS) experience in Taiwan. Objective To examine the latent status and the trajectories of child malt... Read More about Patterns and trajectories of children's maltreatment experiences in Taiwan: Latent transition analysis of a nationally representative longitudinal study.

Rape Stereotype Acceptance in the General Population of England and Wales (2022)
Journal Article
Hermolle, M., Andrews, S. J., & Huang, C. (2022). Rape Stereotype Acceptance in the General Population of England and Wales. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 37(23-24), https://doi.org/10.1177/08862605221076162

The #MeToo movement has facilitated a growing awareness in the UK of rape stereotypes but there has been little research on how accurately rape is perceived in this region, especially regarding demographics such as ethnicity and age. This study recru... Read More about Rape Stereotype Acceptance in the General Population of England and Wales.

Expert Biases in Criminal Investigations of Sexual Offenses (2021)
Book Chapter
Huang, C. (2021). Expert Biases in Criminal Investigations of Sexual Offenses. In Criminal Investigations of Sexual Offenses (179-192). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-79968-7_13

Forensic and other legal experts are expected to make impartial and objective judgements in criminal investigations, including those of sexual offenses. However, in the course of the investigation, experts can be biased (e.g., when they are exposed t... Read More about Expert Biases in Criminal Investigations of Sexual Offenses.

Criteria‐Based Content Analysis in Child Sexual Abuse Cases: A Cross‐Cultural Perspective (2021)
Journal Article
Cacuci, S., Bull, R., Huang, C., & Visu‐Petra, L. (2021). Criteria‐Based Content Analysis in Child Sexual Abuse Cases: A Cross‐Cultural Perspective. Child Abuse Review, 30(6), 520-535. https://doi.org/10.1002/car.2733

Statement validity assessment (SVA) was created to evaluate children's accounts in alleged sexual abuse cases and it is the most popular instrument currently used to assess the veracity of their verbal declarations. The core of this method lies in th... Read More about Criteria‐Based Content Analysis in Child Sexual Abuse Cases: A Cross‐Cultural Perspective.

Ecological Predictors and Trajectory of Internet Addiction from Childhood through Adolescence: A Nationally Representative Longitudinal Study (2021)
Journal Article
Huang. (2021). Ecological Predictors and Trajectory of Internet Addiction from Childhood through Adolescence: A Nationally Representative Longitudinal Study. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 1 - 14. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph18126253

We examined multidimensional factors within four systems (individual, family, school, and community) that influence internet addiction across time among children through adolescence in Taiwan. We hypothesize that internet addiction increases from chi... Read More about Ecological Predictors and Trajectory of Internet Addiction from Childhood through Adolescence: A Nationally Representative Longitudinal Study.

Beyond W.E.I.R.D. (Western, educated, industrial, rich, democratic)‐centric theories and perspectives: masculinity and fathering in Chinese societies (2021)
Journal Article
Li, X., Hu, Y., Huang, C. S., & Chuang, S. S. (2021). Beyond W.E.I.R.D. (Western, educated, industrial, rich, democratic)‐centric theories and perspectives: masculinity and fathering in Chinese societies. Journal of Family Theory and Review, 13(3), 317-333. https://doi.org/10.1111/jftr.12403

Fatherhood scholarship has made much theoretical progress over the past decades, yet existing models and concepts continue to draw primarily on western, educated, industrialized, rich, and democratic (WEIRD)-centric assumptions. This review uses demo... Read More about Beyond W.E.I.R.D. (Western, educated, industrial, rich, democratic)‐centric theories and perspectives: masculinity and fathering in Chinese societies.

Police interview of suspects in China: Developments and analyses (2020)
Journal Article
Huang. (2020). Police interview of suspects in China: Developments and analyses. International Journal of Police Science and Management, 146135572094754 - 146135572094754. https://doi.org/10.1177/1461355720947548

This article investigates the power dynamics in police interviews with suspects in China by examining a real-life sample. It first overviews some recent developments and legislation in China regarding police interviewing of suspects, followed by out... Read More about Police interview of suspects in China: Developments and analyses.

Applying Hierarchy of Expert Performance (HEP) to investigative interview evaluation: strengths, challenges and future directions (2020)
Journal Article
Huang. (2020). Applying Hierarchy of Expert Performance (HEP) to investigative interview evaluation: strengths, challenges and future directions. Psychiatry, Psychology and Law, https://doi.org/10.1080/13218719.2020.1770634

The purpose of this paper is to systematically examine the research literature on the decision of expert interviewers within the theoretical framework of the Hierarchy of Expert Performance (HEP). After providing an overview of the HEP framework, exi... Read More about Applying Hierarchy of Expert Performance (HEP) to investigative interview evaluation: strengths, challenges and future directions.

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of Eyewitness Identification Practice in Police Officers – A Self-Report Survey Study (2020)
Journal Article
Huang, C., & Shih, C. (2020). The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of Eyewitness Identification Practice in Police Officers – A Self-Report Survey Study. Psychology, Crime and Law, 26(10), https://doi.org/10.1080/1068316X.2020.1744602

Witness identification practice of the police plays a critical role in the criminal proceedings. The current study examines police officers' knowledge regarding factors affecting witness memory as well as witness interview and identification practi... Read More about The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of Eyewitness Identification Practice in Police Officers – A Self-Report Survey Study.

Associations Between Child Maltreatment, Dysfunctional Family Environment, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Children’s Bullying Perpetration in a National Representative Sample in Taiwan (2020)
Journal Article
Huang. (2020). Associations Between Child Maltreatment, Dysfunctional Family Environment, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Children’s Bullying Perpetration in a National Representative Sample in Taiwan. Journal of Family Violence, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10896-020-00144-6

This study aims to examine the associations between child maltreatment (physical and psychological neglect and abuse), dysfunctional family environment (inter-parental violence, parental substance abuse), post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and ch... Read More about Associations Between Child Maltreatment, Dysfunctional Family Environment, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Children’s Bullying Perpetration in a National Representative Sample in Taiwan.

Parental Attachment, Adult-Child Romantic Attachment, and Marital Satisfaction: An Examination of Cultural Context in Taiwanese and Thai Heterosexual Couples (2020)
Journal Article
Huang. (2020). Parental Attachment, Adult-Child Romantic Attachment, and Marital Satisfaction: An Examination of Cultural Context in Taiwanese and Thai Heterosexual Couples. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 692 - 692. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17030692

Relationship dynamics between married couples can differ considerably, with varying impacts on relationship satisfaction. However, very limited research attention has been paid to how intergenerational attachment, relating to an individual’s percepti... Read More about Parental Attachment, Adult-Child Romantic Attachment, and Marital Satisfaction: An Examination of Cultural Context in Taiwanese and Thai Heterosexual Couples.

Relationships between Parent-Reported Parenting, Child-Perceived Parenting, and Children’s Mental Health in Taiwanese Children (2019)
Journal Article
Huang. (2019). Relationships between Parent-Reported Parenting, Child-Perceived Parenting, and Children’s Mental Health in Taiwanese Children. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph16061049

The current study examines the relationship between parents’ and children’s reports of parenting and their effects on children’s mental health symptoms. Six hundred and sixty-six parent-child dyads in Taiwan participated in this study. The parents an... Read More about Relationships between Parent-Reported Parenting, Child-Perceived Parenting, and Children’s Mental Health in Taiwanese Children.

Childhood poly-victimization and children’s health: A nationally representative study (2019)
Journal Article
Feng, J., Hsieh, Y., Hwa, H., Huang, C., Wei, H., & Shen, A. C. (2019). Childhood poly-victimization and children’s health: A nationally representative study. Child Abuse and Neglect, 91, 88-94. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chiabu.2019.02.013

Although research on the negative effects of childhood poly-victimization is substantial, few studies have examined the relationship between poly-victimization and younger children’s physical health and diseases.

Internet Addiction: A Closer Look at Multidimensional Parenting Practices and Child Mental Health (2018)
Journal Article
Hsieh, Y., Shen, A. C., Wei, H., Feng, J., Huang, S. C., & Hwa, H. (2018). Internet Addiction: A Closer Look at Multidimensional Parenting Practices and Child Mental Health. Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, 21(12), 768-773. https://doi.org/10.1089/cyber.2018.0435

This study aimed to examine how both psychosocial variables (authoritative, authoritarian, and shaming, and parent-child relationships) and psychological symptoms were associated with Internet addiction, while controlling for the sociodemographic var... Read More about Internet Addiction: A Closer Look at Multidimensional Parenting Practices and Child Mental Health.

Romantic involvement and adolescents' academic and psychosocial functioning in Chinese societies (2018)
Journal Article
Li, X., Huang, C. S., & Shen, A. C. (2019). Romantic involvement and adolescents' academic and psychosocial functioning in Chinese societies. Children and Youth Services Review, 96, 108-117. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.childyouth.2018.11.036

This study explores the effects of romantic involvement and dating behaviors on adolescent academic and psychosocial functioning in Chinese societies, where adolescent dating is generally discouraged and believed to generate adverse outcomes. Adolesc... Read More about Romantic involvement and adolescents' academic and psychosocial functioning in Chinese societies.

The Effects of Peer Victimization on Children’s Internet Addiction and Psychological Distress: The Moderating Roles of Emotional and Social Intelligence (2018)
Journal Article
Hsieh, Y., Wei, H., Hwa, H., Shen, A. C., Feng, J., & Huang, C. (2019). The Effects of Peer Victimization on Children’s Internet Addiction and Psychological Distress: The Moderating Roles of Emotional and Social Intelligence. Journal of Child and Family Studies, 28(9), 2487-2498. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10826-018-1120-6

This study examines the moderating effects of both emotional intelligence and social intelligence (social awareness and social information processing) on the relationship between peer victimization and internet addiction, and on the association betwe... Read More about The Effects of Peer Victimization on Children’s Internet Addiction and Psychological Distress: The Moderating Roles of Emotional and Social Intelligence.

Associations Between Parenting Styles and Perceived Child Effortful Control Within Chinese Families in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Taiwan (2017)
Journal Article
Lambie, & Huang. (2017). Associations Between Parenting Styles and Perceived Child Effortful Control Within Chinese Families in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Taiwan. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 795 - 812. https://doi.org/10.1177/0022022117706108

The current study examined the associations between parentally perceived child effortful control (EC) and the parenting styles of 122 Chinese mothers (36 first-generation Chinese immigrants in the United Kingdom, 40 first-generation Chinese immigrant... Read More about Associations Between Parenting Styles and Perceived Child Effortful Control Within Chinese Families in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Taiwan.

Multidimensional Victimization and Internet Addiction among Taiwanese Children (2016)
Journal Article
Hseih, Y. P., Shen, A., Wei, H. S., Feng, J. Y., & Huang, C. (2016). Multidimensional Victimization and Internet Addiction among Taiwanese Children. Airiti Library, https://doi.org/10.6129/CJP.20160930

This study examines (1) associations between four types of family and peer victimization and child internet addiction and (2) the mediating effects of psychological symptoms on these associations. Data were collected from a national proportionately-s... Read More about Multidimensional Victimization and Internet Addiction among Taiwanese Children.

Physical Conditions and Special Needs as Risk Factors of Peer Victimization Among School Children in Taiwan (2016)
Journal Article
Wei, H., Hwa, H., Shen, A. C., Feng, J., Hsieh, Y., & Huang, S. C. (2017). Physical Conditions and Special Needs as Risk Factors of Peer Victimization Among School Children in Taiwan. Journal of School Nursing, 33(3), 223-231. https://doi.org/10.1177/1059840516649237

Students with physical symptoms and diseases may be at an increased risk of peer victimization. This study examined the associations of several medical conditions (obesity, asthma, allergy, epilepsy, and diabetes) with experience of physical, verbal,... Read More about Physical Conditions and Special Needs as Risk Factors of Peer Victimization Among School Children in Taiwan.

Associations between child maltreatment, PTSD, and internet addiction among Taiwanese students (2015)
Journal Article
Huang. (2015). Associations between child maltreatment, PTSD, and internet addiction among Taiwanese students. Computers in Human Behavior, 209 - 214. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chb.2015.11.048

This study examines (1) the associations between multiple types of child maltreatment and Internet addiction, and (2) the mediating effects of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) on these associations. We collected data from a national proportionat... Read More about Associations between child maltreatment, PTSD, and internet addiction among Taiwanese students.

Acculturation and Parenting in First-Generation Chinese Immigrants in the United Kingdom (2014)
Journal Article
Huang, C., & Lamb, M. E. (2015). Acculturation and Parenting in First-Generation Chinese Immigrants in the United Kingdom. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 46(1), 150-167. https://doi.org/10.1177/0022022114555763

This study examined acculturation and parenting among 37 first-generation Chinese immigrant parents in the United Kingdom. The findings showed that these parents still felt stronger affiliation with the Chinese than with the English culture. There we... Read More about Acculturation and Parenting in First-Generation Chinese Immigrants in the United Kingdom.

Are Chinese Children More Compliant? Examination of the Cultural Difference in Observed Maternal Control and Child Compliance (2013)
Journal Article
Huang, C., & Lamb, M. E. (2014). Are Chinese Children More Compliant? Examination of the Cultural Difference in Observed Maternal Control and Child Compliance. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 45(4), 507-533. https://doi.org/10.1177/0022022113513652

Children themselves play active roles in shaping their developmental trajectories. The constant interplay of a wide range of biological, familial, social, and cultural factors shapes development. In this study, we examined the links between maternal... Read More about Are Chinese Children More Compliant? Examination of the Cultural Difference in Observed Maternal Control and Child Compliance.