Chia-Yi Jenny Wu

Chia-Yi Jenny Wu

Affilation:

School of Nursing,    
National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Email: jennycyw@ntu.edu.tw
Tel: 886-952668862

Journal Associated: Clinical Journal of Nursing Care and Practice

Biography:

Wu Chia-Yi graduated from Department of Community Health Nursing in the National Taiwan University College of Medicine. She has received semi-structural interview training in the WHO Chinese version of SCAN research in a longitudinal study investigating the prevalence of alcohol use problems and other psychiatric illness among original Taiwanese residents in middle part of Taiwan. Moreover, she has established the case management program for suicidal patients who attended emergency care in the Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taiwan during 2005-2006. She has been investigating help-seeking behavior of people with suicide or self-harm in her PhD study and has published both quantitative and qualitative papers. In recent years her research interests have focused on secondary prevention of community mental health, including depression and suicide risk screening and help-seeking behavior of medical and psychiatric patients in different settings.

Research Interest

Depression and Suicide risk assessment; Community Mental Health Nursing; Suicide Prevention.