Saturday Highlights

Saturday 4th November 2017

Dr. Layla McCay - Director, Centre for Urban Design and Mental Health 
Urban Planning and Design: An Emerging Opportunity in Mental Health Promotion 

Eddie Lee - Founder, The Hong Kong Institute of Animal Assisted Intervention 
Animal Assisted Interventions in Recovery from Psychosis 

Dr. Andrew Adler- Director and Clinical Psychologist, Adler Family Centr
Bridging the Gap between School Counsellors and Community Mental Health Services in Hong Kong 

Tim Conroy-Sotcker - SEN Adviser, English Schools Foundation 
5 Minutes to Wellbeing: Strategies to Support Student and Teacher Mental Health in a Busy Learning Environment 

Dr. Nicholas Kowalenko - Psychiatrist; Oceania Regional Coordinator for IACAPAP; Deputy Chair, Emerging Minds 
Perinatal Depression and the Baby Blues 

Prof MaryJo Santo Pietro –Researcher and Clinical Speech Language Pathologist
Supporting the elderly: a life participation approach

Yvette Kong - Olympic Swimmer 
Vulnerability and Performance 

Dr. Constance Chan - Director of Health, Hong Kong Government 
The Hong Kong Government Anti-Stigma Campaign 

Scilla Andreen - Award Winning Producer, Angst; CEO & Co-founder, IndieFlix 
Anxiety isn't Cool but Talking about it is  

Poppy Jaman - CEO, Mental Health First Aid England 
Mental Health Literacy in 90 Minutes: A Comprehensive Roundip of Basic Mental Health 

Paul Farmer - CEO, Mind UK 
Big Ideas: How to Keep this Movement Going? How to Lobby? How to Change the World?

Dr. Robert Miller (Neuroscientist, Officer New Zealand Order of Merit) with Prof. Eric Chen (President, Hong Kong College of Psychiatrists) 
A Voyage of Healing 


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