Published Papers

In Review

Gerard Chung, Jacqueline Lee Tilley, Nicholas Netto, Aloysius Chan, Paul Lanier. Parenting Stress and its Impact on Parental and Child Functioning During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. [Preprint]

Gerard Chung, David Ansong, & Gina Chowa. Effects of Parenting Practices, Goals, and Style on Ghanaian Youth Financial Behavior.


Glatz, T., Lippold, M. A., Gerard Chung, Jensen, T A Systematic Review of Parental Self-efficacy Among Parents of School-Age Children and Adolescents. Adolescent Research Review, [Article]


Lauren A Eaves, Paul Lanier, Adam E Enggasser, Gerard Chung, Toby Turla, Julia E Rager, Rebecca C Fry (2022). Generation of the Chemical and Social Stressors Integration Technique (CASS-IT) to Identify Areas of Holistic Public Health Concern: An Application to North Carolina. Science of The Total Environment, [Preprint] [Article]

Gerard Chung, Xi Wen Chan, Paul Lanier, Peace Wong. Associations Between Work-Family Balance, Parenting Stress, and Marital Conflicts During COVID-19 Pandemic in Singapore. Journal of Child and Family Studies, Early View [Preprint] [Article]

Gerard Chung, Aloysius Chan, Lim Wei Loong (2022). Systematic Reviews: A Research Guide for Social Service Professionals. Social Service Research Centre. [Article] [SSR]

Gerard Chung, Maria Rodriguez, Paul Lanier, Daniel Gibbs (2022). Text-Mining Open-Ended Survey Responses Using Structural Topic Modeling: A Practical Demonstration to Understand Parents’ Coping Methods During the COVID-19 Pandemic in Singapore. Journal of Technology in Human Services. [Article] [Preprint]

Karen Lee Yih Chee, Gerard Chung (2022). The Design and Development of Interventions: An Application to an After-school Program by CampusImpact for Disadvantaged Families in Singapore. Snippet, 2, Social Service Research Centre. [Article] [ResearchGate]

Gerard Chung, Paul Lanier, Ding-Geng Chen (2022). What predicts mothers’ use of spanking in the first 6 years of early childhood? A latent growth curve analysis Child & Family Social Work, 27(2), 1356-7500. [Article]

Paul Lanier, Gerard Chung, Roderick Rose (2022). A Quasi-Experimental Study of Intensive Alternative Family Treatment to Prevent Entry of Youth to Psychiatric Residential Treatment Child and Adolescent Social Work Journal, 39(3), 303-311. [Article]

Gerard Chung (2022). News Media Representations of Social Service Agencies in Singapore during COVID19 Pandemic – A Corpus Linguistics Approach. Snippet, 1, Social Service Research Centre. [Website] [Github] [Article] [ResearchGate][Preprint]

Paul Lanier, Whitney Afonso, Gerard Chung, Katherine Bryant, Danny Ellis, Alexandria Coffey, Anita Brown-Graham, Sarah Verbiest (2022). Demographic, Economic, and Geographic Factors Associated with Uptake of the Earned Income Tax Credit. Journal of Policy Practice and Research.[Article] [NCimpact]

Gerard Chung, Kirsten Kainz, Sarah Rabiner Eisensmith, Paul Lanier (2022). Effects of Youth Educational Aspirations on Academic Outcomes and Racial Differences: A Propensity Score Matching Approach. Journal of Child and Family Studies. [Article]


Gerard Chung, Todd M Jensen, Anna Parisi, Rebecca J Macy, Paul Lanier (2021). Impact of intimate partner violence on parenting and children’s externalizing behaviors: transactional processes over time Violence against women, 27(14), 2576-2599. [Article]

Gerard Chung, Ansong David, Kanisha Brevard, Ding-Geng Chen (2021). Identifying treatment moderators of a trauma-informed parenting intervention with children in foster care: Using model-based recursive partitioning. Child Abuse & Neglect, 117. [Article] [Preprint]

Roderick A Rose, Gerard Chung, Paul J Lanier (2021). Effectiveness of Intensive Alternative Family Treatment on Reducing Re-Admissions to Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facilities. Journal of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders, 29(2), 113-124. [Article]


Gerard Chung, Quinton Smith, Joseph Frey, Paul Lanier (2020). Associations Between Depression and the Parenting of Fathers in Head Start and Parental Self-efficacy as a Protective Factor. Children and Youth Services Review, 120. [Article]

Paul Lanier, Todd Jensen, Katherine Bryant, Gerard Chung, Roderick Rose, Quinton Smith, Lisa Lackmann (2020). A systematic review of the effectiveness of children’s behavioral health interventions in psychiatric residential treatment facilities. Children and Youth Services Review, 113. [Article]

Gerard Chung, Jonathan Phillips, Todd M Jensen, Paul Lanier (2020). Parental involvement and adolescents’ academic achievement: Latent profiles of mother and father warmth as a moderating influence. Family process, 59(2), 772-788. [Article]

Gerard Chung, Paul Lanier, Peace Wong (2020). Mediating Effects of Parental Stress on Harsh Parenting And Parent-child Relationship During Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic in Singapore.. Journal of Family Violence, 37, 801-812. [Article] [Preprint]


Paul Lanier, Joseph Frey, Quinton Smith, Gerard Chung (2019). A Quasi-Experimental Study of a Peer Support Group to Enhance Protective Factors for Fathers of Children in Head Start. Journal of Child and Family Studies, 28(6). [Article]

Marcus YL Chiu, Corinne Ghoh, Gerard Chung, Kwok P Choi (2019). Multistressed families in Singapore: A focus on transnational families. Children and Youth Services Review, 101(8). [Article]