Prof. SUN, Tien-lun Catherine
Academic Vice President, Hong Kong Shue Yan University
Professor, Department of Counselling & Psychology

Ph.D., University of Hong Kong

- President, Asia Pacific Rim Confederation of Counsellors (since 2008)
- Senior Editorial Consultant, Asia Pacific Journal of Counselling and Psychotherapy (since 2009)

- Consulting Reader, Perceptual and Motor Skills (since 2010)

- Consulting Reader, Psychological Reports (Since 2010)

- Member, Humanitites and Social Sciences Panel, Competitive Research Funding Scheme, Research Grants Council, University Grants Council (2014-2016)


Office: Room 311A
           Hong Kong Shue Yan University
           10 Wai Tsui Crescent, Braemer Hill,
           North Point, Hong Kong


RESEARCH INTERESTS [Potential PhD/MPhil Supervisor]
- Chinese psychology
- Chinese psychotherapy
- Taoist and Buddhist psychotherapy
- Early Intervention in SEN children
- Psychology of Branding


RECENT PUBLICATIONS (Journals and Books in English)
Sun, C.T.L. (2018). Taoism and Healing. In Roy Moodley, Ted Lo, Na Zhu & Mami Ishii (Eds).
Asian Healing Traditions: Implications for Health and Mental Health. New York: Sage.

Sun, C.T.L. (Ed.). (2015). Psychology in Asia: An Introduction. Singapore: Cengage.

Sun, T. L. C. , Zhou, D.H.R., Kwok, S. H. H. , Yu, C. Y. I. , Wong, K. Y. S., & Lo, M. C. S. (2014).
A functional approach to an early diagnosis and early intervention program for pre-school children with
special educational needs in Hong Kong. Open Journal of Social Science, 1(6), 26-31.DOI: 10.426/jss.2013.16006.

Sandal, G.M…..Sun, C.T.L. (2014). Intended self-presentation tactics in job interviews: A 10-country comparison.
Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 45(6), 939-958

Sun, C.T.L. (2013). Themes in Chinese Psychology, 2e. Singapore: Cengage.

Sun, C.T.L. (2013). Review of “China On the Mind” by Christopher Bollas. PsycCRITIQUES, Vol.58.

Sun, C.T.L. (2012). Review of “Foundations of Chinese psychology: Confucian social relations” by K.K. Hwang.
(5 September).

Sun, C.T.L. (2011). Counselling in the Chinese context and lessons in indigenisation – Keynote address at the 2nd Asia
Pacific Rim International Counselling Conference, 7-9 July, 2011. Asian Pacific Journal of Counselling and Psychotherapy, 3:1-6.

Sun, C. (2010). Review of “Footbinding: A Jungian engagement with Chinese culture and psychology by Shirley See Yan Ma”.
Asia Pacific Journal of Counselling and Psychotherapy, 2: 187-188

RECENT PUBLICATIONS (Journals and Books in Chinese)
孫天倫 (2017),《從中國人的學習文化和心理看香港高等教育國際化》,見《香港教師中心學報》,2017年,第十六卷,第27-40頁。

孫天倫 (2016),《中國心理學》,北京:中國文史出版社。

PUBLICATIONS (Books in Chinese, single author)
孫天倫 ,《人盡其才 – 九型人格與管理》,香港:明報出版社2006。

(Living Your Full Potential),香港:明窗出版社,1998

孫天倫,《愛情戀愛餐》 (About Love),香港:明窗出版社,1997


孫天倫,《人心百態》 (The Many Faces of Reality),香港:明窗出版社, , 1995


孫天倫,《細看人心》 (More People Watching),香港:明窗出版社, 1994


孫天倫,《心理檔案》 (People Watching),香港:明窗出版社,1993


孫天倫,《觀人於微》 (People Watching),明窗出版社,香港,1993


孫天倫,《飛躍龍門訓練班》(Combating Negativity),香港:明窗出版社,1993


孫天倫,《靈與心理學》(Psychology and Spiritualism),香港:明窗出版社,1992


孫天倫,《善用幹勁訓練班》(The Nature of Motivation),香港:明窗出版社,1992


孫天倫,《畫圖測心理》(Drawing as a Projective Technique),香港:明窗出版社,1992


孫天倫,《性格重建訓練班》(Positive Attitudes),香港:明窗出版社,1992


孫天倫,《兒童IQ測試》(Knowing Your Child’s IQ),香港:明窗出版社,1992


孫天倫,《成長的困惑》(The Trappings of Adolescence),香港:天地圖書出版社,1991


孫天倫,《自我確定訓練班》(Self Assertiveness Training),香港:明窗出版社,1991


孫天倫,《當機立斷訓練班》(Overcoming Procrastination),香港:明窗出版社,1991


孫天倫,《管理人IQ測試》(Management Intelligence),香港:明窗出版社,1991


孫天倫,《城市戰士訓練班》(The Cosmopolitan Warrior),香港:明窗出版社,1990


孫天倫,《闖高峰訓練班》(Getting to the Top),香港:明窗出版社,1990


孫天倫,《心理學即食麵》(A Book of Cases),香港:明窗出版社, 1990


孫天倫,《心理學字母湯》(Transactional Analysis at Work),香港:明窗出版社,1989


孫天倫,《語言柔道訓練班》(Linguistic Judo),香港:明窗出版社, 1989


孫天倫,《現代孟母訓練班》(Modern Parenting the Mencius Way)


孫天倫,《心理學鴛鴦飯》(The Psychology of Marriage and Intimate Relationships)


孫天倫,《心理學兒童餐》(Cases On Children),香港:明窗出版社,1988


孫天倫,《人上人訓練班》(Overcoming Shyness),香港:明窗出版社,1988


孫天倫,《心理學夢幻餐》(Interpreting Dreams),香港:明窗出版社,1988

PUBLICATIONS (Books in Chinese, co-author)
孫天倫﹑黃俊華,《九型人格 – 成就自我與他人的竅門》 (Enneagram – The Road Map to Self-Actualizing)北京經濟科學出版社2005




孫天倫﹑顧修全,《心理學自助餐》(Letters ),香港:明窗出版社,1989




PUBLICATIONS (Audio-tapes in Cantonese)

孫天倫,《人上人訓練班》(Overcoming Shyness),香港:香港週刊出版社,1991


孫天倫,《感情會客室》(Managing Emotions),香港:香港週刊出版社,1990


孫天倫,《城市戰士速成班》(The Cosmopolitan Warrior),香港:香港週刊出版社,1990


孫天倫,《心理學即食麵》(A Book of Cases),香港:香港週刊出版社,1990



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CP504 Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
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CP614 Clinical Practice III



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