Academic Journals and Books

Chan, A. S., Cheung, W. K., Yeung, M. K., Woo, J., Kwok, T., Shum, D. H., … & Cheung, M. C. (2017). A Chinese Chan-based Mind-Body Intervention Improves Memory of Older Adults. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, 9. doi:10.3389/fnagi.2017.00190

Chan, A. S., Han, Y. M. Y., Sze, S. L., & Lau, E.. (2015). Neuroenhancement of memory for children with autism by a mind-body exercise. Frontiers in Psychology, 6. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2015.01893

Han. Y. M. Y. , Sze. S. L., Wong. C. K., &Chan. A. S..(2015). Intranasal Borneol Improves the Behavioral Problems and Enhances the Immunologic Function in Children with Autism. Pharmacognosy and Natural Products, 1, 2. doi: 10.4172/jpnp.1000114

Yu, R., Woo, J., Chan, A. S., & Sze, S. L. (2014). A Chinese Chan-based mind-body intervention improves psychological well-being and physical health of community-dwelling elderly: A pilot study. Clinical Interventions in Aging, 9, 727-736. doi:10.2147/CIA.S59985

Chan, A. S., Sze, S. L., Woo, J., & Yu, R. H. (2014). A Chinese Chan-based lifestyle intervention improves memory of older adults.Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, 6, 50. doi:10.3389/fnagi.2014.00050

Chan, A. S., Sze, S. L., & Han, Y. M. Y. (2014). An intranasal herbal medicine improves executive functions and activates the underlying neural network in children with autism. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, 8, 681-691. doi:10.1016/j.rasd.2014.03.007

Chan, A.S., Han, Y. M. Y., Sze, S.L., Wong, Q.Y., & Cheung, M. C. (2013). A randomized controlled neurophysiological study of a Chinese Chan-based mind-body intervention in patients with major depressive disorder. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2013,  812096. doi:10.1155/2013/812096

Chan, A. S., Han, Y. M. Y., & Cheung, M. C. (2013). Chinese Chan-based prospective neuropsychological intervention for autistic children. In: V. B. Patel, V. R. Preedy, C. R. Martin (Eds.). The Comprehensive Guide to Autism (pp.2333-2355). New York: Springer.

Chan, A. S., Sze, S. L., Siu, N. Y., Lau, E. M., & Cheung, M. C. (2013). A Chinese mind-body exercise improves self-control of children with autism: a randomized controlled trial. PLoS One, 8, e68184. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0068184

Chan, A. S., Wong, Q. Y., Sze, S. L., Kwong, P. P. K., Han, Y. M. Y., & Cheung, M. C. (2012). A Chinese Chan-based mind-body intervention for patients with depression. Journal of Affective Disorders, 142, 283-289. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2012.05.018

Chan, A. S., Sze, S. L., Han, Y. M. Y., & Cheung, M. C. (2012). A Chan dietary intervention enhances executive functions and anterior cingulate activity in autism spectrum disorders: a randomized controlled trial. Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2012, 262136. doi:10.1155/2012/262136

Chan, A. S., Wong, Q. Y., Sze S. L., Kwong, P. P. K., Han, Y. M. Y., & Cheung, M. C. (2012). A Chinese Chan-based mind-body intervention improves sleep on patients with depression: a randomized controlled trial. The Scientific World Journal, 2012, 235206. doi:10.1100/2012/235206


Chan, A.S., Sze, S.L., Cheung, M.C., Han, Y.M.Y., Leung, W.W.M. & Shi, D. (2011). Dejian mind-body intervention improves the cognitive functions of a child with autism. Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2011, 549254. doi:10.1155/2011/549254

Chan, A.S., Cheung, M.C., Sze, S.L., Leung, W.W. & Shi, D. (2011). Shaolin Dan Tian Breathing fosters relaxed and attentive mind: a randomized controlled neuroelectrophysiological study. Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2011, 180704. doi:10.1155/2011/180704

Chan, A.S., Cheung, M.C., Tsui, W.J., Sze, S.L., & Shi, D. (2011). Dejian mind-body intervention on depressive mood of community-dwelling adults: a randomized controlled trial. Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2011, 473961. doi:10.1093/ecam/nep043

Chan, A.S., Sze, S.L., Cheung, M.C., Lam, J.M.K., & Shi, D. (2009). Dejian mind-body intervention improves the functioning of a patient with chronic epilepsy: a case report. Cases Journal, 2(9080). doi:10.1186/1757-1626-2-9080

Chan, A.S., Sze, S.L., & Shi, D. (2008). Traditional Chinese mind-body exercises improve self control ability of an adolescent with Asperger’s disorder. Journal of Psychology in Chinese Societies, 9, 225-239.