Dr. Josephine FUNG Wing-fun 馮頴芬博士

Senior Lecturer
Academic and Professional Qualifications
  • Doctor of Social Work, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • Master of Social Sciences (Mental Health), The University of Hong Kong
  • Bachelor of Social Work, The University of Hong Kong
  • DBT Accreditation Level 2, The Association for Psychological Therapies, Leicestershire
  • Certified User of the LS/CMI, Multi-Health Systems, Inc.
  • Registered Social Worker, Social Workers Registration Board
Areas of Interest
  • Mental Health & Mental Health Recovery, Trauma, Families of Ex-offenders, People with Disability
Courses Taught
  • SW 390 Social Work Practice for Children with Special Educational Needs and Their Families
  • SW 430 Rehabilitation Services - Working with People with Intellectual Disabilities
  • SW 470 Social Work Practices in Mental Health
  1. FUNG, W.F.J. (2017). An Exploratory Study on the Traumatic Experience of Chinse People with Schizophrenia in Hong Kong. (Unpublished DSW Thesis). Hong Kong: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
  2. 馮頴芬、弘趣盈、陳嘉琪、繆咏荷、李健英、吳穎寳(編)(2014)。《穿出新天地三週年特刊》。香港:香港善導會龍澄坊。
  3. 馮頴芬、秦福玲、吳慧茹(2013)。心靈感冒 – 朋輩同行復原路。《甦聲(香港善導會55週年善訊特刊)》。香港:香港善導會。
  4. 馮頴芬(2009)。盈康動力。《香港善導會善訊第十七期》。香港:香港善導會。
Conference Attended and Papers Delivered 
  1. The 2022 Meaning in Life International Conference, Hong Kong Shue Yan University, and Gratia Christian College, 22-25 June, 2022. “Towards personal recovery and meaningful life: Intervention insights from a study on the traumatic experience of Chinese people with schizophrenia” (Oral presentation, co-presenters: Josephine Fung, Toby C. Y. Yip, Kaiser Lo)
  2. The 12th Pan-Pacific Conference on Rehabilitation (PPCR), organized by the Dept. of Rehabilitation Sciences of The HK Polytechnic University, Nov 27, 2021. “Advancing team work to trans-professional collaboration in rehabilitation homecare service: The local strategies for good practice in Hong Kong” (Poster presentation, co-presenters: Kaiser Lo, Toby C. Y. Yip, Josephine Fung).
  3. 65th Anniversary Symposium on Mental Health – Restoring Shattered Minds, The Mental Health Association of Hong Kong, 10-11 December 2019. “Exploratory Study on the Traumatic Experience of People with Schizophrenia” (Poster Presentation, co-presenters: Josephine Fung & Kaiser Lo)
Research Grants
  1. 2022: Co-I:  精神復元人士老齡化研究計劃. (澳門利民會, $52,500) (Project Period: 2022)
  2. 2019: Co-I : An Evidence-based Study: Child-focused In-law Relationship Enhancement in Multi-generational Families. Lee Kum Kee Family Foundation, $920,413 (Project Period: 2019-2022)
Services to Professional and Academic Community
  1. Clinical Supervisor, Day Activity Centre of Guangzhou Psychiatric Hospital (廣州市民政局精神病院 (2016-2018)
  2. Trainer, Guangzhou Kangning Farm (廣州市康寧農場) (2016)
  • Reviewer, Hong Kong Journal of Social Work