Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

DR. AMIRA NAJIHA BINTI YAHYA

  • Senior Lecturer

  • Department of Educational Psychology & Counselling
    Faculty of Education
  •   amirayahya@um.edu.my

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Field),(Institution),(Year)
  • PhD (Psychology of Child Development), PSYCHOLOGY(PSYCHOLOGY OF CHILD DEVELOPMENT), UNIVERSITI PUTRA MALAYSIA (UPM)
  • MSc (Developmental Psychology), SCIENCE(DEVELOPMENTAL PYSCHOLOGY), UNIVERSITI PUTRA MALAYSIA (UPM)
  • BSc (Human Development & Information Technology), SCIENCE(HUMAN DEVELOPMENT & INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY), UNIVERSITI PUTRA MALAYSIA (UPM)
MEMBERSHIPS
(Organisation),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • Editor for Journal of Educational Research, Member, 2021 to present (University)
TEACHING
(Course Title),(Level of Study),(Institution),(Academic Session)
Teaching
  • POB7005 - MASTER, Master, University of Malaya (UM) (2020 - R2)
  • PIC1005 - BACHELOR/FIRST DEGREE, Bachelor/First Degree, University of Malaya (UM) (2020 - S2)
  • PIC2007 - BACHELOR/FIRST DEGREE, Bachelor/First Degree, University of Malaya (UM) (2020 - S2)
  • Teaching Activity
  • PIC1005 - CHILD DEVELOPMENT, Bachelor/First Degree, University Malaya (2021)
  • PQI6005 - FOUNDATION OF PSYCHOLOGY AND COUNSELING IN EDUCATION, Master, University Malaya (2022)
  • PIC2007 - OBSERVATIONAL AND EVALUATION SKILLS II, Bachelor/First Degree, University Malaya (2021)
  • PIC2007 - OBSERVATIONAL AND EVALUATION SKILLS II, Bachelor/First Degree, University Malaya (2022)
  • POB7005 - PLAY AND CREATIVE EXPRESSION, Master, University Malaya (2021)
  • PIC4004 - TEACHING STRATEGY AND PROGRAMME PLANNING II, Bachelor/First Degree, University Malaya (2021)
  • PUBLICATIONS
    (Title of publication in APA style)
    WoS
    2021
    • Ting, SK; Siau, CS; Fariduddin, MN; Fitriana, M; Lee, KF; Yahya, AN; Ibrahim, N (2021). Childhood, Adulthood, and Cumulative Interpersonal Violence as Determinants of Suicide Risk among University Students, JOURNAL OF AGGRESSION MALTREATMENT & TRAUMA. (), . doi:10.1080/10926771.2021.1984352
    • Ooi, MY; Rabbani, M; Yahya, AN; Siau, CS (2021). The Relationship Between Religious Orientation, Coping Strategies and Suicidal Behaviour, OMEGA-JOURNAL OF DEATH AND DYING. (), . doi:10.1177/00302228211005864
    Scopus
    2022
    • Sam M.M.Y., Siau C.S., Fitriana M., Amini M., Rabbani M., Prawiromaruto I.G., Yahya A.N. (2022). Internet use and addiction symptoms among young adults during the COVID-19 Movement Control Order: Associations with anxiety and depression, Kasetsart Journal of Social Sciences. 43(1), 159-165. doi:10.34044/j.kjss.2022.43.1.22
    2021
    • Zulkefly, N. S., Barra, S. M. M., Yahya, A. N., & Baharudin, R. (2021). Perceptions of parenting behavior by adolescents: The development of the Malaysian parenting behavior inventory. Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities, 29(2), 1011-1034. doi: 10.47836/pjssh.29.2.15
    ESCI
    2021
    • Sumari, M; Baharudin, DF; Mashkor, MI; Yahya, AN; Aman, NS (2021). The Role of Religion in Long-distance Marriage as Experienced by Malaysian Muslim Husbands, FAMILY JOURNAL. (), . doi:10.1177/10664807211035706
    Refereed Journals
    2019
    • Zulkefly, N. S., & Yahya, A. N. (2019). Adolescent mental health: Parental attachment relationships and negative automatic thoughts as vulnerability factors. International Journal of Advanced Research in Islamic and Humanities, 1 (1), 1-9. (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Abadi, R. Z. M., Yahya, A. N. & Rabbani, M. (2019). Machiavellianism, expressive suppression and internalizing behaviors of adolescents in UCSI International School. Malaysian Journal of Medical Research 3 (3), 21-30. (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Barra, S.M.M., Baharudin, R., Zulkefly, N.S., Yahya, A.N., & Madon, Z. (2019). Understanding sex differences in depressive symptomatology among Malaysian adolescents. Recoletos Multidisciplinary Research Journal, 7(1), 63-79. (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Yahya, A. N. & Zulkefly, N. S. (2019). The role of father attachment and self-esteem in predicting depressive symptoms of adolescents. International Journal of Advanced Research in Islamic and Humanities, 1 (1), 19-27. (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Yahya, A. N., Zulkefly, N. S., & Baharudin, R. (2019). Paternal attachment, negative life events, automatic thoughts and depressive symptoms of adolescents in Peninsular Malaysia. Malaysian Journal of Medicine and Health Sciences, 15 (SUPP1), 7-14. (SCOPUS)
    • Barra, S.M.M., Baharudin, R., Zulkefly, N.S., Yahya, A.N., & Madon, Z. (2019). Stressful life events, parental verbal aggression and depressive symptoms in Malaysian adolescents: The moderating role of parental warmth. Pertanika J. Soc. Sci. & Hum., 27 (3), 1903 1925 (SCOPUS)
    2018
    • Baharudin, R., Zulkefly, N. S., Yahya, A. N., & Kadri, N. S. (2015). Predictors of social responsibility of Malaysia adolescents. Malaysian Journal of Youth Studies, 13, 9-12. (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Yahya, A. N., Zulkefly, N. S., & Baharudin, R. (2018). Paternal parenting behaviour and psychological health of adolescents. Pertanika Journal of Scholarly Research Reviews, 4 (1), 91-101. (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    Non-Refereed Journals
    2021
    • Azhar, N. Z. N., Siau, C. S., Fitriana, M., Rabbani, M., Yahya, A. N., Ravindran, L., & Amini, M. (2021). The Relationship between Psychological Distress, Religiosity, Loneliness, and Death Anxiety among Malaysian Private University Students, 8 (2), 16-28.
    Book Chapter
    2015
    • Yahya, A. N., & Baharudin, R. (2015). Kebapaan anak remaja. Dalam R. Baharudin dan Z. Madon (Eds.), Keibubapaan dan kesejahteraan anak (pp. 113-127). Serdang: Penerbit Universiti Putra Malaysia.
    • Yahya, A. N., Baharudin, R., & Ismail, Z. (2015). Ibu bapa bekerja dan keibubapaan. Dalam R. Baharudin dan Z. Madon (Eds.), Keibubapaan dan kesejahteraan anak (pp. 128-141). Serdang: Penerbit Universiti Putra Malaysia.
    RESEARCH PROJECT
    (Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
    NONE
  • Associations between socioeconomic status and body image outcomes in Malaysian adults, Co-Researcher, 2021 - 2022 (International)
  • ESTABLISHING A NOVEL FAMILY-HEALTHCARE STRESS MODEL: DOES STRENGTH-BASED PARENTING MEDIATE BETWEEN CAREGIVER MENTAL HEALTH AND ADOLESCENT PSYCHIATRIC PATIENT OUTCOMES?, Co-Researcher, 2020 - 2022 (National)
  • UM Living Lab Grant Programme - SUS (Sustainability Science)
  • Nature Playschool (prasekolah Berasaskan Main - Alam Semulajadi), Co-Researcher, 01/03/2022 to 28/02/2023, Research University (Government)
  • RU Geran - UMCares
  • INTERVENSI PSIKOPENDIKAN BERASASKAN KEKELUARGAAN BAGI TUJUAN PENAMBAHBAIKAN DAN PENGUKUHAN HUBUNGAN KEKELUARGAAN SEMASA PASCA COVID-19, Co-Researcher, 31/12/2021 to 30/12/2022, Research University (Government)
  • University Grant
  • Computational Thinking as Serious Game Techniques for Mathematics Education in Primary Schools, Co-Researcher, 01/12/2021 to 01/12/2023, Dana UM (Government)
  • SUPERVISION
    Postgraduate Student
    (Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Institution),(Academic Level)
    Ongoing
    • , Norsabrina Hassan, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    ACADEMIC/PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
    Academic/Professional Services
    (Contribution),(Duration),(Level),(Role)
  • Internal Examiner (Master of Education - Measurement & Evaluation), 22/06/2021 to 22/08/2021, University, (Internal Examiner)
  • Panel Pembaca Seminar 2 - Khairul Syafiq, 21/06/2021 to 21/06/2021, University, (Reviewer)
  • Panel Pembaca Seminar 1 - Zhang Weiran, 08/06/2021 to 08/06/2021, University, (Reviewer)
  • Journal Article Reviewer - Malaysian Journal of Psychology & Counselling, 27/05/2021 to 05/06/2021, National, (Reviewer)
  • Content Expert for Instruments (Phd Thesis, UTM), 17/05/2021 to 03/06/2021, University, (Reviewer)
  • Journal Article Reviewer - Malaysian Journal of Health Sciences, 10/05/2021 to 31/05/2021, National, (Reviewer)
  • Pengerusi Seminar 2 - Nasuha Mohd Shahrin, 27/04/2021 to 27/04/2021, University, (Reviewer)
  • Panel Pembaca Seminar 1 - Chuah Hooi Mei, 13/04/2021 to 13/04/2021, University, (Reviewer)
  • Panel Pembaca Seminar 1 - Peshajarhubini A/P Savaraju, 07/04/2021 to 07/04/2021, University, (Reviewer)
  • Pengerusi Seminar 1 - Toh Wan Ting, 29/03/2021 to 29/03/2021, University, (Reviewer)
  • Panel Pembaca Seminar 1 - Kristnadevi, 26/03/2021 to 26/03/2021, University, (Reviewer)
  • Panel Pembaca Seminar 2 - Aishah Abdul Malek, 25/03/2021 to 25/03/2021, University, (Reviewer)
  • Panel Pembaca Seminar 1 - Tan Dan Dan, 09/03/2021 to 09/03/2021, University, (Reviewer)
  • Panel Pembaca Seminar 1 - Wong Lee Hong, 08/03/2021 to 08/03/2021, University, (Reviewer)
  • Panel Pembaca Seminar 1 - Ling Wai Chyun, 23/02/2021 to 23/02/2021, University, (Reviewer)
  • Panel Pembaca Seminar 2 - Jamilah Ahmad, 04/02/2021 to 04/02/2021, University, (Reviewer)
  • Panel Pembaca Seminar 1 - Khairul Syafiq, 18/01/2021 to 18/01/2021, University, (Reviewer)