Dr Anna Lau

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Honorary Fellow

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Psychology

Campus

Off-Campus (Home)

Contact

anna.lau@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 46817

Publications

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2013

Cross-cultural difference in subjective wellbeing: cultural response bias as an explanation

Lufanna C. H. Lai, Prof Robert Cummins, Anna Lau

(2013), Vol. 114, pp. 607-619, Social indicators research, Dordrecht,The Netherlands, C1-1

journal
2012

Subjective wellbeing homeostasis

Prof Robert Cummins, Anna Lau, Dr Melanie Davern

(2012), pp. 79-98, Handbook of social indicators and quality of life research, Dordrecht, Netherlands, B1

chapter
2010

Well-being across cultures : issues of measurement and the interpretation of data

Prof Robert Cummins, Anna Lau

(2010), pp. 365-379, Cross-cultural psychology : contemporary themes and perspectives, Oxford, England, B1

chapter

Measuring subjective wellbeing : the personal wellbeing index - intellectual disability

Prof Robert Cummins, Anna Lau, Gareth Davey, Prof Jane McGillivray

(2010), pp. 33-44, Enchancing the quality of life of people with intellectual disabilities : from theory to practice, Dordrecht, B1

chapter
2009

The utility of the personal wellbeing index intellectual disability scale in an Australian sample

Prof Jane McGillivray, Anna Lau, Prof Robert Cummins, Gareth Davey

(2009), Vol. 22, pp. 276-286, Journal of applied research in intellectual disabilities, Oxford, England, C1

journal

Encouraging governments to enhance the happiness of their nation : Step 1: understand subjective wellbeing

Prof Robert Cummins, Anna Lau, Prof David Mellor, A/Prof Mark Stokes

(2009), Vol. 91, pp. 23-36, Social indicators research, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Measures of subjective wellbeing

Prof Robert Cummins, Prof David Mellor, A/Prof Mark Stokes, Anna Lau

(2009), pp. 409-423, Rehabilitation and health assessment : applying ICF guidelines, New York, N. Y., B1

chapter
2008

The SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome) pandemic in Hong Kong : effects on the subjective wellbeing of elderly and younger people

Anna Lau, Iris Chi, Prof Robert Cummins, Tatia M. C. Lee, Kee L Chou, Lawrence W.M. Chung

(2008), Vol. 12, pp. 746-760, Aging and mental health, Abingdon, England, C1

journal

Quality of life down-under : the Australian unity wellbeing index

Prof Robert Cummins, Prof David Mellor, A/Prof Mark Stokes, Anna Lau

(2008), pp. 135-160, Barometers of quality of life around the globe : how are we doing?, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, B1-1

chapter
2007

The measurement of subjective wellbeing in people with intellectual disability in Australia

Prof Jane McGillivray, Anna Lau

(2007), pp. 1-8, Proceedings of the 9th Australian Conference on Quality of Life, Burwood, Vic., E1

conference

On the fifth anniversary of the Australian Unity Wellbeing Index: what have we learned about subjective wellbeing?

Prof Robert Cummins, Anna Lau

(2007), pp. -, 8th Australian Conference on Quality of Life, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference
2006

The wellbeing of caregivers

Prof Robert Cummins, Anna Lau, Miss Jacqueline Woerner

(2006), pp. 1-30, ACQOL 2005 : Proceedings of the 7th Australian Conference on Quality of Life, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference

Using health and subjective well-being for quality of life measurement: a review

Prof Robert Cummins, Anna Lau

(2006), pp. 165-192, Social Policy Review 18. Analysis and debate in social policy, 2006, Harlow, England, B1

chapter
2005

Quality of life measurements

Prof Robert Cummins, Anna Lau

(2005), pp. 5-23, Supportive care for the urology patient, Oxford, England, B1

chapter

An investigation into the cross-cultural equivalence of the personal wellbeing index

Anna Lau, Prof Robert Cummins, Wenda McPherson

(2005), Vol. 72, pp. 403-430, Social indicators research, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Empowerment versus quality of life: a perspective based on subjective wellbeing homeostasis

Prof Robert Cummins, Anna Lau

(2005), pp. 79-90, Allies in emancipation : shifting from providing service to being of support, South Melbourne, Vic., B1-1

chapter
2004

The motivation to maintain subjective well-being : a homeostatic model

Prof Robert Cummins, Anna Lau

(2004), pp. 255-301, Personality and motivational systems in mental retardation, New York, N.Y., B1

chapter

Cluster housing and the freedom of choice: a response to Emerson (2004)

Prof Robert Cummins, Anna Lau

(2004), Vol. 29, pp. 198-201, Journal of intellectual & developmental disability, Abingdon, England, C1

journal

HRQOL and subjective well-being: noncomplementary forms of outcome measurement

Prof Robert Cummins, Anna Lau, A/Prof Mark Stokes

(2004), Vol. 4, pp. 413-420, Expert review of pharmacoeconomics & outcomes research, London, England, C1

journal
2003

Community integration or community exposure? A review and discussion in relation to people with an intellectual disability

Prof Robert Cummins, Anna Lau

(2003), Vol. 16, pp. 145-157, Journal of applied research in intellectual disabilities : JARID, Clevedon, England, C1

journal

Defining quality of life for Chinese elderly stroke survivors

Anna Lau, K McKenna, C.C.H. Chan, Prof Robert Cummins

(2003), Vol. 25, pp. 699-711, Disability and rehabilitation, London, England, C1

journal
2002

A model of subjective well-being homeostasis: the role of personality

Prof Robert Cummins, A/Prof Eleonara Gullone, Anna Lau

(2002), pp. 7-46, Universality of subjective wellbeing indicators, Dordrecht, Netherlands, B1

chapter