Programme Overview

October 20, 2016

21st Century Frontiers in Parenting

09:00-09:30

Registration & Morning Coffee

09:30-10:00

Opening Ceremony

10:00-11:15

Keynote Speech I

The Changing Family Landscape – Globally and Locally

Professor Frank F. Furstenberg Jr.
  • Zellerbach Family Professor of Sociology
  • Department of Sociology, University of Pennsylvania
Moderator:
Professor Samson Tse
Professor and Associate Dean (Undergraduate Education), Faculty of Social Sciences,
The University of Hong Kong
11:15-11:30

Break

11:30-12:15

Plenary Presentation I

Neuroscience of Early Brain Development and the Role of Parenting

Dr. Patrick Ip
  • Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, LKS Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
Moderator:
Dr. Chun-bong Chow
Honorary Clinical Professor, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine,
LKS Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
12:15-14:00

Lunch cum Self-nourishing Activities (13:30 – 14:00)

14:00-15:15

Plenary Presentation II

Introducing the New Generation of “Kiwi Kids” – Evidence from the First 5 Years of the Growing Up in New Zealand Cohort Study

Dr. Susan Morton
  • Director and Associate Professor, Centre for Longitudinal Research, University of Auckland
Moderator:
Professor Samson Tse
Professor and Associate Dean (Undergraduate Education), Faculty of Social Sciences,
The University of Hong Kong
15:15-15:45

Break

15:45-17:15

Concurrent Sessions

Best Practice and Wisdom Sharing I : Parent-child Relationship

Topic 1: Aesthetic Education v-line Topic 2: Starting Healthy v-line Topic 3: Alternative Perspectives

Playful Parents – Happy Children

Mr. Potato Yu
Project In-Charge – Playright Playful Parent Project
Playright Children’s Play Association

The Art of Parent Education

Ms. Daisy Lau
Director, Infinity Children’s School
Mr. Ralph Yau
Principal, Infinity Children’s School

An Existential-Narrative Approach to Parent Education

1.) Professor Siu-ming To
Associate Professor, Department of Social Work, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Fostering Parent-Child Relationship through Aesthetic Education

2.) Ms. Wai-fong Suen
Director, Hong Kong Institute of Aesthetic Education
Ms. Pandora Lee
Registered Art Psychotherapist, Centre on Behavioral Health, The University of Hong Kong


Moderator:
Ms. Alice Ko
Supervisor, Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Jockey Club Tin Shui Wai Integrated Services Centre

Healthy Start Program —An Evidence-based Parenting Program

Professor Cynthia Leung
Professor, Department of Applied Social Sciences
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Ms. Kitty Heung
Supervisor, Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Tuen Mun Integrated Services Centre


Moderator:
Ms. Bell Wong
Supervisor, Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Long Love Integrated Family Service Centre

Circle of Security® Parenting™ Training Program

Ms. Tracy Leung
Educational Psychologist, Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Ho Yuk Ching Educational Psychology Service Centre


Moderator:
Dr. Celia Chan
Assistant Professor, Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong

End of the Day 1 Programme

October 21,2016

Parenting Children with Diverse Needs

09:00-09:30

Registration

09:30-09:35

Introduction of the Day Programme

09:35-10:50

Keynote Speech II

Promoting Children’s Social, Emotional and Academic Competence and Reducing Behavior Problems: Incredible Years Programs

Professor Carolyn Webster-Stratton
  • Professor Emeritus, School of Nursing, University of Washington
Moderator:
Dr. Margaret Wong
Assistant Community Services Secretary (Youth & Family),
Tung Wah Group of Hospitals
10:50-11:20

Break

11:20-12:30

Panel Discussion I

Multi-sectoral Collaboration in Supporting Parents

Panel Members:
Professor Daniel Shek
  • Chairman, Family Council
Dr. Patricia Ip
  • Executive Committee Member, Against Child Abuse
Ms Jess Chan
  • Service Supervisor and Senior Speech Therapist, Child Development and Education Core Business,
    Hong Kong Christian Service
Mr. Dannuel Leung
  • Father of a 13-year old Son with Global Developmental Delay
Moderator:
Dr. Catherine Lam
Specialist in Developmental-Behavioural Paediatrics,
Child Assessment Service, Department of Health 
12:30-14:00

Lunch cum Self-nourishing Activities (13:30 – 14:00)

14:00-15:30

Plenary Presentation III

Parenting for Child Wellbeing

Professor Kevin Chung
  • Chair Professor and Head, Department of Early Childhood Education, The Education University of Hong Kong

Parent Training Programs for Parents with Preschool Children with Developmental Delay

Professor Cynthia Leung
  • Professor, Department of Applied Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Advancements in Evidence-informed Family Support for People with Autistic Spectrum Disorders

Dr. Sandra Tsang
  • Associate Professor, Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong
Moderator:
Professor Shui-fong Lam
Professor, Department of Psychology,
The University of Hong Kong 

 

15:15-15:45

Break

15:45-17:15

Concurrent Sessions

Best Practice and Wisdom Sharing II: From Challenge To Confidence

Topic 4: Children’s Resilience Topic 5: Family-focused Early Intervention Topic 6: Mental Health in Parenting Topic 7: Parenting Adult Children with Disabilities

Children and Parental Conflict

Ms. Judy Chan

Head of Service, Hong Kong Family Welfare Society

Family-centered Care Practice in Early Intervention

Dr. Sidney Chu

Director, Kid Power Therapy and Training Corporation Limited

Mrs. Shan-shan Lui

Director, Frontier Teaching and Therapy Consultancy Limited

Integrating Systemic and Family-based Intervention in Community Mental Health Services – Shining H.O.P.E.S. for Family Wellness

Ms. Sania Yau

Chief Executive Officer, New life Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association

Walking with Adult Children through the Journey of High-functioning Autism (HFA)

Dr. Joanne Wong

Senior Manager (Clinical Service), SAHK

Resilience & Suicide Prevention: The Role of Parenting

Dr. Cheryl So

Senior Clinical Psychologist, Kwai Chung Hospital


Moderator:
Dr. Amos Cheung

Chair, Division of Clinical Psychology, Hong Kong Psychological Society

The Efficacy of Parent-Child Interaction Therapy with Children with ADHD and Their Parents

Dr. Sandra Tsang

Associate Professor, Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong

Ms. Agnes Choi

Social Worker, Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Centre on Family Development


Moderator:
Dr. Lorna Ng
Senior Medical Officer, Department of Out-patient and Family Medicine, Kwong Wah Hospital

The use of CBT and Positive Psychology in helping Chinese children with anxiety problems to develop positive mental well-being – Implications for parental involvement

Professor Daniel Wong

Professor, Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong

Mr. Patrick Man

Supervisor, Tung Wah Group of Hospitals School Social Work Service and Student Guidance Services


Moderator:
Ms. Brenda Chung
Supervisor, Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Cross Centre

The Forgotten Needs of Adult Children with Special Needs

Dr. Tracy Wong

Clinical Psychologist, Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Jockey Club Rehabilitation Complex


Moderator:
Ms. Mary Wong
Service Co-ordinator (Early Childhood Services), Tung Wah Group of Hospitals

End of the Day 2 Programme

17:30-19:00

Round Table Meeting: Lessons Learnt: Parenting Support, Policy and Provision

(by invitation only)

October 22, 2016

Parenting in Web 3.0

09:00-09:30

Registration

09:30-09:35

Introduction of the Day Programme

09:35-10:50

Plenary Presentation IV

Tuning into Kids: An Emotion Coaching Parenting Program

Dr. Sophie Havighurst
  • Associate Professor, Mindful: Centre for Training and Research in Developmental Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne
Moderator:
Professor Samson Tse
Professor and Associate Dean (Undergraduate Education), Faculty of Social Sciences,
The University of Hong Kong
10:50-11:20

Break

11:20-12:30

Panel Discussion II

Parenting in the Digital World

Panel Members:

Dr. Thomas Chung

  • Consultant Community Medicine (Student Health Service), Department of Health

Dr. Paul Wong

  • Associate Professor, Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong

Mrs. Peggy Chan

Honorary Assistant Professor
Department of Social Work and Social Administration,
The University of Hong Kong

Mr. Kin-man Li
Vice Principal
Law Ting Pong Secondary School

Mr. Joshua Yeung
Student

Moderator:

Professor Siu-ming To

  • Associate Professor, Department of Social Work,
    The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Artwork Activity for Youth & Parents from the Community

(Foyer outside the Lecture Hall II, Centennial Campus, HKU)

12:30-12:45

The Way Forward: Voices of Parents and Youth (Video Clip)

12:45-13:00

Closing