Special Projects

Virtual Reality based Training Programme for Social  Adaptive and Emotional Training on School-aged Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (Vpad)
City University of Hong Kong

  • Adjunct Professor (part-time)
  • Develop Psycho-educational approach  on training social adaptive and emotion control for children with ASD
  •  A part of the  research team
  • Writing the instructional plan and training protocol
  • Training teachers
  • Working with students

Art in Your Life; Life in Your Heart Program for Children with Special Needs and Rare Diseases
The Joshua Hellmann Foundation

  • Art therapist- Conducting therapeutic groups
  • Co-wrote therapeutic plan and project reports
  • Funded by Operation Santa Claus
  • artinyourlife.org

Interactive Sensory Program for Affective Learning (InSPAL)
City University of Hong Kong

  • Adjunct Professor (part-time)
  • Psycho-educational approach developing an Interactive Sensory Program to be used with SID students
  • Conducting research
  • Writing the instructional plan and teaching protocol
  • Training teachers
  • Working with students

Smart Ambiance for Affective Learning Project (SAMAL)
City University of Hong Kong

  • Research Fellow (part-time)
  • Psycho-educational approach studying the effects of virtual reality upon learning.
  • Co-wrote several publications.

 

The Hong Kong Society for Rehabilitation.

  • Art Therapist- worked with clients with chronic illness
  • Staff Training- Lead workshops and seminars for staff
  • Writing an extensive therapy report to be submitted to the funding body.
  • Exhibition- organizing an art therapy exhibition, to be held at the Hong Kong Society for Rehabilitation, October of 2009. Wrote the text for the exhibition.

Life Garden Project- ELCHK Shatin Elderly Integrated Service

  • Art Therapist- worked with elderly clients in depression as well as relatives and staff in their care.
  • Training- Provided seminars/workshops to various local NGO’s serving the elderly.

Smart Ambiance Project (SAT) City University of Hong Kong

  • Art Therapist and Research Fellow- worked with abused clients: Initial SAT Project completed, March 2006.  publications in all major newspapers, television coverage  in local and international news broadcasts.
  • Wrote report on the findings.

Kwai Chung Hospital Art Therapy Project- SAAU Unit.

  • Head Art Therapist- worked with Drug Abuse Clients, as well as relatives and staff in their care.
  • Lead workshops and seminars for staff regarding the Kwai Chung Hospital Art Therapy Project.
  • Wrote an extensive published manual/report about our work with substance abusers.
  • Exhibition- helped to organize a large exhibition (120 pieces of artwork), held at the Hong Kong Central Library, March of 2002. Co-wrote text for the exhibition.
  • Co-produced a DVD entitled New Explorations…New Life.

 Aids Quilt Memorial Project

  • Lead workshops
  • Held Art Exhibition at The Fringe: Quilt Project