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“Honestly it's not that big a deal!”: True story of a person with schizophrenia-Rachel Star Withers
posted by Department of Social Work & Social Administration for HKU and Public
Event Type: Public Lecture/Forum/Seminar/Workshop/Conference/Symposium
Event Nature: Social Development & Welfare

Event Details

This is a precious opportunity to hear the narrative of a person with lived experience of mental health issues. People’s first-person account always teaches us to be humble, respectful and empathetic towards the clients whom we serve.

Rundown
- 30 mins Rachel Star Withers’ Sharing
“The one thing I always want to stress to people in the same boat as me is, you're not alone. There's so many people who have mental disorders, and honestly it's not that big a deal."
- 30 mins Q&A session / interaction with the seminar participants

Date/Time04/09/2017 19:00-20:00
VenueCPD-LG.59, LG/F, Centennial Campus, HKU
LanguageEnglish

Registration Instruction

Registration is open from 10/08/2017 10:00(HKT) to 03/09/2017 23:59(HKT) on a first-come-first-served basis. The registration quota for this event is 40. Registrants will be placed on a waiting list if the registration quota is reached.

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Contact Information

Should you have any enquiries, please feel free to contact Cindy Kwong by email at cindykwong@socwork.hku.hk or by phone at 39172075.