Dear Members,

The Alumni Association (AA) will offer a Mental Health First Aid Standard Course in March 2015. Angela, our Honorary Advisor, and I will be the course instructors. Common mental illness including Depression, Anxiety Disorders, Substance Abuse and Psychotic Disorders will be covered. Upon completion of this 12-hour course, a Mental Health First Aid Standard Course Certificate will be awarded. The Certificate is issued by the Mental Health Association of Hong Kong and acknowledged by ORYGEN Research Center of the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Melbourne.

Dates: 14 March 2015 (Saturday), 22 March 2015 (Sunday)

Time: 9:30am – 4:30pm

Venue: CJT-533, 5/F, Jockey Club Tower, HKU Centennial Campus

Course fee:

Early bird (on or before 18 Feb 2015): AA Members $250 / Non AA Members $450

After 19 Feb 2015: AA Members $350 / Non AA Members $600

Registration deadline: 4 March 2015

Open to AA Members, graduates of HKU Master of Social Sciences (Counselling) and their friends and family.

For more details and registration, please refer to the attached poster.

Regards,

Vava