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JC JoyAge Introductory workshop on Working with Older Adults with Depression and Suicidal Risk
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JC JoyAge Introductory workshop on Working with Older Adults with Depression and Suicidal Risk
JC JoyAge Introductory workshop on Working with Older Adults with Depression and Suicidal Risk

Event Date: Sep 9, 2017

Event Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location: Social Sciences Chamber, 11/F, The Jockey Club Tower, Centennial Campus, The University of Hong Kong google maps marker

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Date: Saturday, September 9, 2017  
       
  Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 nn  
       
  Venue: Social Sciences Chamber, 11/F, The Jockey Club Tower, Centennial Campus, The University of Hong Kong  
       
  Target participants: Social workers and other mental health related professionals working with older adults in the community, especially to those with emotional issues.  
       
  Speakers: Mr. Leung Wing Tong, Justin
Program Manager (R.S.W.), Suicide Prevention Services
 
       
  Language: Cantonese  
       
  Objective:

This introductory seminar is intended for social workers and other mental health related professionals working with older adults in the community, especially to those with emotional issues.

 

It is recognized that preemptive measures must always be taken to forestall suicides among older adults. This seminar aims to enhance the understanding of mental health service about the work of suicide prevention, so that vigilance against elderly suicide will be heightened and support and referral can be made in a timely manner.

 
       
  Registration: Click Here