Coming up 2017 MAT

The Role Art Therapy Plays in Mental Health Recovery:
Sharing of Practice from New York to Hong Kong


You are invited to attend our MAT – Meet the Art Therapists (藝術聊程) event.
A bi-monthly sharing session conducted by our art therapist professional members.
We are excited to announce Ms Grace Chan Wing Yee, 陳詠儀 (ATR-BC, LCAT) as our speaker.
Date 日期: 21st February, 2017 (Tuesday)  Time 時間 : 7-9pm
Venue 地點: Jockey Club Creative Arts Centre 賽馬會創意藝術中心,
L205 Room E,30 Pak Tin Street, Shek Kip Mei, Kowloon
香港九龍深水埗石硤尾白田街30號 二樓 L205號 E室
Fee 費用: HKD50 (members會員) $ 200 (non-members非會員)
Medium of Language 語言: Cantonese廣東話/
English translation available upon request
Registration by payment to HSBC account no. 808 758866 838 for “The Hong Kong Association of Art Therapists”.  Please indicate your name on the payment slip and email together with the registration form to Thank you.


【Details 內容】:
Art therapy can help organize and give a voice to thoughts and emotions that many people suffering from mental health conditions could find challenging to express verbally. This presentation will focus on sharing:
  1.  The role of creative art and its benefits in helping to understand service user’s condition
  2. The role of art therapist working alongside with service user and the multi-disciplinary team within mental health/clinical settings, and
  3. Discuss art therapy’s unique contribution in fostering service user’s overall mental health recovery by offering a culturally sensitive and safe art-based treatment.
  1.  創意藝術的作用及好處, 及如何有助了解服務使用者,
  2.  在臨床工作中, 藝術治療師與服務使用者、及與其他精神健康專業團隊合作所擔當的角色; 以及
  3. 討論藝術治療的獨特性, 透過提供適合當地文化及安全的藝術為本治療方案,促進服務使用者的整體心理復康上的貢獻。
【About the Presenter主講者簡介】:
Grace is a US registered and board-certified art therapist. After obtaining an MA in art therapy, she had served as a Licensed Creative Arts Therapist at hospital’s psychiatric inpatient unit in New York City, and upon returning to Hong Kong she works in NGO serving rehab clients with mental/physical challenges.