Ms. Carmen Lai

Senior Research Assistant
R.S.W., MSS(Counselling), BSW
carmenlai@hku.hk

Carmen is a qualified social worker and is currently a Senior Research Assistant in the Centre. She had been working for primary and secondary school students and their parents, teachers and youth in the community. Emotional support and career counselling was also provided to the vulnerable groups. Over the past few years, she has been working with government departments, NGOs, schools and the private sector on community-based projects in various districts. She is also experienced in providing professional training and community education. Her research interests are on community-based approaches to suicide prevention and support for individuals with self-harm behaviour.