Perhaps the most memorable item of furniture in the world - the couch in Sigmund Freud's consulting room, sagging under the weight of more than a century of recollected dreams, terrors, traumas and phobias - needs a facelift.Tuesday, 7 May, 2013, 3:12am
The article titled 'A little guidance is worthwhile on cyber road' in page 3 of last week's Family Post is based on a presentation given by clinical therapist Anuradha Mathur and clinical psychologist Dr Justin Grayer. We apologise for the omission.21 Aug 2011 - 12:00am
Always look on the bright side of life - that seems to be the motto of a new counselling service that will be offered at the city's largest women's prison.
The Lo Wu Correctional Institution will adopt 'positive psychology' for its new psychological treatment centre, which opens today, International Women's Day.8 Mar 2011 - 12:00am
Professional psychological help should be available to the general public in the immediate aftermath of crises such as the Manila hostage tragedy, say doctors.10 Oct 2010 - 12:00am
After working for the MTR Corporation (MTRC) as a management trainee, Kathleen Kwok Pik-san entered the profession where her passion lies - clinical psychology. She works for Chinese University's Hong Kong Eating Disorders Centre and Hong Kong Mood Disorders Centre. She has been providing psychotherapy for nearly 10 years and says she benefits from interaction with patients.24 Sep 2010 - 12:00am
Shue Yan University will offer Hong Kong's first master's degree in counselling psychology, a milestone as it is the first time a private university has launched its own postgraduate programme in the city.5 Apr 2010 - 12:00am
For the second time in 18 months, a coroner's inquest has lifted the veil on the workplace culture of the police force. The two cases are not comparable. One involved killings of policemen by a rogue constable, and the other the suicide of a senior officer.1 Nov 2008 - 12:00am
Police say effectiveness of analysis uncertain
Psychological testing of police recruits is unlikely to be introduced in the near future following doubts about its accuracy, according to a senior officer.8 Apr 2008 - 12:00am
The Immigration Department hopes to hire its first clinical psychologist soon to take care of the mental health of more than 6,500 workers.20 Oct 2007 - 12:00am
People have become more aware of mental health problems, so psychologists are in demand
WHILE DEMAND FOR clinical and educational psychologists is increasing in Hong Kong, most of these positions are offered or subsidised by the government.13 Jan 2007 - 12:00am
Keeping emotions under control is the key to success for psychologist
Young Post: What does a clinical psychologist do?26 Mar 2004 - 12:00am
John Koo Hsiu-chuan, 53
As founder of the Gaia Institute, Dr Koo is one of the most famous clinical psychologists in Hong Kong. He says to be a good psychologist, there are qualities more important than good grades.
What qualifications do you need?5 Oct 2003 - 12:00am
YOU'RE AN ELITE athlete heading for the 2002 Asian Games in Busan, South Korea.
For months you've been training hard for what you hope will be your moment of glory.
But how do you prepare for the unpredictable?
Frustrating calls, aggressive opponents, bad food and conditions and equipment failure all haunt athletes.19 Sep 2002 - 12:00am
IT IS NO surprise that Belinda Wong Chiu Man-chong is frequently mistaken for a counsellor, social worker, teacher, psychologist or government education officer. Her work does, after all, touch on all these roles.
She is an educational psychologist, a profession that has evolved rapidly in the past two decades.15 Jun 2002 - 12:00am
Most Hong Kong students see pressure to perform at school as their greatest worry, according to a survey.
Problems at home and bad behaviour also cause anxiety, but are seen as lesser concerns.31 Jul 1998 - 12:00am