Seminar on “Emergency Psychological First Aid to support” Property Management Industries in Hong Kong (11 July 2018)

Dear All Members,

The Hong Kong Association of Property Management Companies (HKAPMC) has invited Hong Kong Red Cross for a seminar as follows:

Date & Time:  11 July 2018 (Wednesday), 3:30pm-6:00pm
Seminar Topic: Emergency Psychological First Aid to support Property Management Industries in Hong Kong
Address: Jockey Club Convention Hall in Hong Kong Red Cross Headquarters, 19 Hoi Ting Road, West Kowloon (Near Olympic MTR Station and Olympic City)

Program Schedule:

3:00 pm – 3:30 pm: Registration
3:30 pm – 4:35 pm: Seminar Part 1
4:35 pm – 4:55 pm: Break
4:55 pm – 6:00 pm: Seminar Part 2

Program Highlights:
1. Introduction of Psychological Support Service of Hong Kong Red Cross
(i) Free Emergency Psychological Support to Property Management Industries
2. Psychological Reactions to Traumatic Property Events
3. Its impact on clients, staff, and management
4. Overview of Psychological First Aid Content
5. Basic principles in crisis management
6. Psychoeducation: Key message to share with staff and residents
7. Communication skills for crisis intervention

Speaker: Mr. CHOI Wa Chi (Clinical Psychologist, Hong Kong Red Cross)

Mr. CHOI specializes in crisis intervention, suicide prevention, and psychological first aid for his clinical practice. He completed his professional training in clinical psychology and social work at the Chinese University of Hong Kong.

Mr. CHOI currently serves as a clinical psychologist at Hong Kong Red Cross. He trained managers, social workers, and medical professionals on psychological first aid and psychosocial support, including those from the government departments, disciplined services, and service industry. In the last 10 years, he actively involved in crisis intervention of disasters in Hong Kong and Mainland China. He also frequently provides emergency psychological support service for clients, residents and staff after property crisis such as jump-from-height, property fire, industrial accidents.
Language: Cantonese
Fee: Free of Charge
Capacity: 400 persons (first-come, first-served)

Interested members / participants please sign up by completing and returning the attached Reply Slip on or before 4 July 2018 via email to [email protected] or fax to 2189 7245.

Please contact the Secretariat Office at 2186 6101 for any enquiries.

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