Dr Hui Yu

Job: Lecturer

Faculty: Health and Life Sciences

School/department: School of Applied Social Sciences

Address: Faculty of Health and Life Sciences / School of Applied

T: +44 (0)116 207 8843

E: hui.yu@dmu.ac.uk

W: http://www.dmu.ac.uk/appliedsocialsciences


Personal profile

Dr. Hui Yu’s Ph.D research examined individual and ethnic differences in habitual usage of emotion regulation strategies in relationship with their associated psychological and physiological consequences.

Currently Dr. Yu is exploring how the situation influences one’s emotional experience and its effect on well-being.

Research interests/expertise

Dr. Hui Yu is interested in people’s habitual usage of different emotion regulation strategies in relationship with one’s well-being.

Dr. Yu is also interested in knowing how culture influences one’s preference of emotion regulation and emotion expression.

In addition, Dr. Yu is exploring how to apply psychological findings to better serve the society such as in youth level of service assessment and child protection.

  • Individual difference in emotion regulation
  • Group difference in emotion regulation
  • The relationship between emotion regulation and well-being

Conference attendance

9th APRU Doctoral Student Conference, May 2008, Far Eastern National University, Vladivostok, Russia, Individual and group difference in emotion regulation, Yu, H., Oral presentation.

Association of Psychological Sciences 21st Convention, August 2009, San Francisco, USA, Cross-cultural study on reappraisal in relationship with subjective well-being, Yu, H., & Bishop, G., Poster presentation.

34th Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, March 2013, San Francisco, USA, Cultural Differences in Habitual Usage of Reappraisal and Suppression as Related to Cardiovascular and Emotional Consequences, Yu, H., & Bishop, G., Poster presentation.

2nd Asian Conference of Criminal and Operations Psychology, May 2013, Singapore, Using Youth Level of Service/Case Management Inventory-Screening Version (YLS/CMI-SV) in Singapore, Chu, C., Zeng, G., Lee, Y., & Yu, H, Oral presentation.

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