Alvin Hong Yee Wong

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We examined the effectiveness of an integrated supported employment (ISE) program, which augments Individual Placement & Support (IPS) with social skills training (SST) in helping individuals with SMI achieve and maintain employment. A total of 163 participants were randomly assigned to three vocational rehabilitation programs: ISE, IPS, and traditional(More)
Adopting e-health technologies may be one of the ways to ease the burden of hospitals, where nurses and doctors may be deployed more efficiently to ensure better patient-centered care. The adoption of e-health not only depends on the government, industry players and the current state of technology. Part of the successful adoption also relies on the users'(More)
This article presents a study with five children with autism who were involved in a game. As relatively little work has been done on using robots in a classroom setting for children with autism, this paper investigates the potential use of robots as an educational companion for children with autism in a classroom setting. The target users were pre-schoolers(More)
BACKGROUND While studies have determined the importance of physical activity in advancing health outcomes, relatively few have explored the relationship between exercise and various health behaviors of adolescents. The purpose of this study is to examine the relationship between frequency and intensity of physical activity and both health risk and health(More)
Many researchers and designers from the private and government sectors have been paying much attention to the issues, policies, challenges and opportunities of bringing healthcare services to patients' homes. Some believe that this would not only ease the workload of the healthcare practitioners but also reduce the cost of healthcare treatments. Many topics(More)