Dr. CHOW Kit Ling, Lina

Senior Lecturer

Academic and Professional Qualifications

Ph.D. in Personal Social Services (University of Kent at Canterbury)
Bachelor of Social Work (Hong Kong Polytechnic)
Diploma in Social Work (Hong Kong Polytechnic)
Registered Social Worker (Social Workers Registration Board)

Expertise and Interest

Long-term care for older persons
Family and child welfare


SW 200 Theories & Methods in Working with Individuals
SW 210 Advanced Case Work
SW 340 Working with the Aged
Fieldwork Supervision
Honours Project Supervision

  • Chow, Lina (2011). Impact of Ageing Population in Hong Kong. Social Work Casebook. Hong Kong: Hong Kong Shue Yan University.
Paper Presentation
  • Paper presentation on ‘Financial abuse of older people in Hong Kong’ at The Asian Law and Society Association (ALSA) International Conference on ‘Equality, Social justice, and Law: New challenges of the transforming Asia’,  held at the National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan on Dec.15-18, 2017. (unpublished)
  • Paper presentation on ‘Victim-victimizer relationship: financial abuse of older people in Hong Kong’ at The 16th International Symposium of the World Society of Victimology 2018, held at the City University of Hong Kong on June 12-13, 2018. (unpublished)

Being invited to act as a Reviewer for the Journal of Gerontological Social Work.