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Nov 9, 2017 5:19 pm         A+ | a-

Event Date: Dec 9, 2017

Event Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location: CPD-3.28, 3/F, The Jockey Club Tower, Centennial Campus, The University of Hong Kong

​The Department of Social Work and Social Administration at The University of Hong Kong and Institute of Cognitive Therapy will co-organize the “Symposium on Cognitive-Behavioral Approaches on Child and Adolescent Mental Health Issues” on December 09, 2017.  More
Oct 13, 2017 9:14 am         A+ | a-

Event Date: Dec 8, 2017

Event Time: 9:00 am - 12:30 am

Location: 香港理工大學N座N003室 林百欣三號演講廳

Nov 9, 2017 9:25 am         A+ | a-

Event Date: Dec 1, 2017 - Dec 2, 2017

Event Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Location: Wang Gungwu Theatre, Graduate House, The University of Hong Kong

Now being offered in the majority of UK memory clinics and in over 24 countries, Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (CST) is an evidence-based intervention for enhancing cognition and quality of life in people with dementia. It is a non-pharmacological intervention recommended in the UK National Clinical Practice Guideline and the World Alzheimer’s Report. International researchers are working to advance this intervention to help people with dementia and their family.  More
Nov 13, 2017 5:44 pm         A+ | a-

Event Date: Nov 29, 2017

Event Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Location: CPD-G.02, G/F, Central Podium Level, HKU

Philanthropy is growing apace in Asia, and it is more important than ever to understand the environment for the giving and receiving of charitable donations. The Doing Good Index is a timely effort to map this environment and identify the enabling and impeding factors for philanthropic activity for 15 Asian economies using a data-driven, evidence-based approach. The Index relies on four pillars to explain what facilitates and incents the act of doing good: regulations, tax and fiscal policy, societal ecosystem, and government procurement from the non-profit sector. In sharing best practices from across Asia, the Doing Good Index is an ambitious first step towards improving the overall vibrancy and transparency of private social investment in Asia.  More