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Wong Yi Shan | PhD in Psychology Student

YiShan WongYishan graduated with BSc (Hons) Psychology from the University of Nottingham, and obtained her MSc in Psychological Medicine from University Putra Malaysia in 2020. Her current research interests are in forensic interviewing, focussing particularly on the role of social cognition and individual differences among children.


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Speciality areas

Child and Adolescent Psychology

Highest qualification and awarding body

MSc in Psychological Medicine, University Putra Malaysia

UoRM programmes taught/supervised


Research interests

Developmental Psychology
Forensic Interviewing
Individual Differences

Current projects

Child Suggestibility in Investigative Interviewing
(Supervised by Dr Chung Kai Li & Assoc Prof Dr Rachel Pye)

Recent publications

Wong, Y. S., Zulkefly, N. S., & Tan, K. A. (2020). Stressful life events and depressive symptoms among adolescents in Malaysia: the mediating role of maladaptive cognitive schema. International Journal of Adolescent Medicine and Health. Advanced online publication.


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