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Assistant Professor Dr. Tan Yen Teng

Assistant Professor Dr. Crendy Tan Yen Teng

Assistant Professor | Department of Psychology
 

Academic Qualifications

PhD Psychology of Child
MEd Guidance and Counselling
BSocSc (Hons) Psychology

Areas of Interest
Mental Health
Depression
Children Behaviour
Technology Usage
Professional Bodies

Registered with Board of Counsellor, Malaysia
Vice Secretary, Malaysia Psychological Association

Research

Research Grants

  1. Name of grant: CERVIE UCSI University Research Grant 2018 
    Funder: UCSI University
    Project Title: Relationship between Negative Life Events, Emotional Intelligence and Mental Health among University Students: Exploring the Moderating Role of Social Support
    Code: PROJ-IN-FOSSLA-008
    Duration: 1 year
    Role: Principal investigator
    Amount: RM18800
    Status: On-going
  2. Name of grant: CERVIE UCSI University Research Grant 2018 
    Funder: UCSI University
    Project Title: Challenges and Coping Strategies Experienced By Rohingya Unaccompanied Minors In Alternative Care Arrangements
    Code: PROJ-IN-FOSSLA-008
    Duration: 1 year
    Role: Co-researcher
    Amount: RM25000
    Status: On-going

 

Current Research Project 

  1. Relationship between Technology Usage, Curiosity, Self-efficacy, and Misbehaviour amang Preschoolers in Selangor, Malaysia

Publications

  1. Crendy, T. Y. T. (2019). A Review of the Role of Technology in School Setting on Young Children Development. MAPIM Publishers.
     
  2. Crendy, T, Y. T. & Tan, C. Y. (2019). Relationship between Spiritual Intelligence, Emotional Intelligence and Marital Satisfaction among Married Adults in Klang Valley, Malaysia. AAICP2018 International Conference Proceeding:859-902 ISBN-20190826.
  3. Mathialagan, S. & Tan, Y. T. (2017). Relationship between parenting styles and alcohol consumption among College students in Segi College Subang Jaya, Malaysia. Journal Psychology Malaysia 31(3): 96-101 ISSN-2289-8174.

     

Conferences

2019

  1. Crendy, T. Y. T. (2019). How to Produce a Good Research. Psychology Department, UCSI University. (Presenter)
     

2018

  1. Crendy, T. Y. T. (2018). Relationship between Spiritual Intelligence, Emotional Intelligence and Marital Satisfaction among Married Adults in Klang Valley, Malaysia. Asian Association of Indigenous and Cultural Psychology (AAICP) 2018. (Presenter)
  2. Crendy, T. Y. T. (2018). A Review of the Role of Technology in School Setting on Young Children Development. Social Sciences Postgraduate International Seminar (SSPIS) 2018 (Presenter)
  3. Crendy, T. Y. T. (2018). Gender Differences in Technology Usage Among Young Children in Selangor, Malaysia Asian Association of Indigenous and Cultural Psychology (AAICP) International Conference.(Presenter)
  4. Crendy, T. Y. T. (2018). UCSI Psychology Seminar: Health & Positive Psychology Seminar 2018. (Moderator)
  5. Social Sciences Postgraduate International Seminar (SSPIS) 2018, 12 October 2018, Vistanal Hotel, Penang, Universiti Sains Malaysia
  6. Asian Association of Indigenous and Cultural Psychology (AAICP) 2018, 25-27 July 2018, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Universiti Malaysia Sabah
  7. International Conference on Intervention and Applied Psychology (ICIAP) 2018, 12-14 August 2018, Margo Hotel, Depok, Jakarta, Indonesia, Universitas, Indonesia

2017

  1. Crendy, T. Y. T. (2017). Technology Usage among Young Children. Malaysian International Psychology Conference 2017. (Plenary Speaker)
  2. Crendy, T. Y. T. (2017). The Relationship between Technology Usage, Curiosity, Self-efficacy and Misbehaviour among Preschoolers age 5 and 6, Klang Valley, Malaysia. Brown Bag, UCSI University. (Presenter)

 

Contributions to Society

  1. Autism Day, 13 May 2019, UCSI University, GG08, UCSI University
  2. Friend with Toys, on-going, 2019, University Malaya Medical Centre
  3. Sitting properly. Does it really matter?, 11 April, 2019, Aifm Radio Station
  4. Truth or lie? Psychologists know better!, 4 April, 2019, Aifm Radio Station
  5. How Body Language Helps to Establish Relationships, 8 & 15 November, 2018, Aifm Radio Station
  6. Our Cognition and IQ, 24 & 31 May, 2018, Aifm Radio Station

Networks and Collaborations on Research

Project on-going with Universitas Ciputra, Indonesia