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  1. Denise Ho aims to raise awareness of mental illness

    Posted Dec 17th 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen. Singer Denise Ho Wan-sze hosted a ribbon-cutting for an installation called 'The Ten Days Of Christmas'. The display, in Harbour City's Ocean Terminal, aims to raise awareness of mental illness. Proceeds from the sale of the artworks and limited-edition collectible knick-knacks all go ...

  2. Write a song, show concern

    Posted Jun 25th 2007, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... people's awareness of mental illness has been organised by the New Life Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association. The competition coincides with the 2007 World Mental Health Congress, organised by the World Federation for Mental Health. The conference, to be held in August at Polytechnic University, will be attended by mental health professionals from around the world. The competition is open ...

  3. Hospital staff in dramatic role to raise awareness of mentally ill

    Posted May 05th 2007, 12:00am by Lilian Goh

    ... recognition with an award in the Hospital Authority's annual Outstanding Staff and Teams Awards. Their plays share a common theme- mental health. 'The scripts were all inspired by our daily ... to take care of mentally handicapped relatives. Health-care assistant Yvonne Cheang In-cheng said that through drama, the relationship between hospital staff and patients' families had become ...

  4. Don't worry, be happy... and laugh

    Posted Feb 05th 2009, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... with Annemarie Evans. Additional reporting by Clara Mak. They say laughter is a good tonic, whatever the circumstances, which is why a doctor specialising in mental health issues is teaming up with two well-known comedians to stage a show which will- hopefully- have the audience rolling in the aisles while picking up a mental health message. Dr Tsang Fan-kwong, and comedians ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - LUNAR NEW YEAR

    6,000kg of fireworks arrive in Hong Kong, ready to light up Victoria Harbour

    Posted Jan 29th 2014, 12:58pm by Christy Choi

    ... of heavy metals involved, they posed no threat to public health as they were released at a high elevation and quickly dissipated in the air and water. Traditionally, fireworks were set off to ward ...

  6. Story of boy's strange mental powers could be year's best

    Posted Oct 04th 2009, 12:00am by John Millen

    ... experimental electric shock treatment that could cure Rowan. But the experiments are controversial and unproven. The other inmates of the special hospital all have mental problems. Rowan strikes up ...

  7. Fownes' debutant comes with a bright future- and health issues

    Posted May 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Alan Aitken The Caspar Fownes-trained debutant Undoubtedly Mine did a nice job to win on his racecourse debut up at the straight course after having to be handled gently in the lead-up. Tracking the speed near the outside rail, Undoubtedly Mine (Tim Clark ...

  8. Positive notes

    Posted Dec 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Music therapy supplements the work of doctors, nurses and other allied health professionals in physical rehabilitation, improving mental well-being and providing an outlet to express feelings. ... music therapist who works at Sheng Kung Hui Welfare Council- Providence Garden for Rehabilitation in Tuen Mun. She works with adults and elderly people with chronic mental health issues, as well ...

  9. Few thrills or surprises

    Posted Oct 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... spying on them. Atenton later discovers that the house was the location of a grisly murder. He learns that the alleged killer has just been discharged from a mental health facility. As he sets ...

  10. Fairy Tale Killer

    Posted May 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of autistic or mental health patients as super-intelligent and vengeful psychopaths is in bad taste and socially irresponsible. Technically, the sound design is cliched, the special effects mediocre ...




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