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Public Talk

Stop Gambling & Gaming with Healthy Living Project Public Talk

Date: August 4, 2019 (Sun) 11:30am- 1:00pm (Register here)
August 10, 2019 (Sat) 11:30am- 1:00pm (Register here)
August 16, 2019 (Fri) 7:00pm- 8:30pm (Register here)

Location: T2, Meng Wah Complex, The University of Hong Kong

Registration fee: Free of charge

Language: Cantonese & English
Reference: Booklet


"Problem Gambling" and "Problem Internet Gaming" are similar addictive behaviors, prevalent in Hong Kong and around the world.

Both have saliency, withdrawal symptoms, mood changes and financial implications. Family members of afflicted individuals become worry, and are often severely affected. This talk will include the results of the surveys of gambling/gaming activities and the daily living habits of HK youth and gamblers. It will share the designed methods and ways to help the addicts stop their urges with gaming and gambling, be aware of its dangers, how to increase their self-esteem and encourage living a healthy lifestyle with moral values.


Professor John Bacon-Shone (Director, Social Sciences Research Centre, HKU)
Mr. Lawrence Lee (PhD candidate, Clinical Consultant on Gambling)
Mr. CF Chan (Counsellor & Trainer)
Mr. Kevin KWAN (Registered Social Worker)

Project Concultant:

Dr. Gracemary Leung
Chartered Clinical Psychologist (UK), Registered Psychologist (DCP, HK)AFBPsS, AFHKPs

Contact us:

Contact person: Mr CF Chan
Contact number: 9094-2064


日期: 2019年8月4日 (星期日) – 11:30am 至 1:00pm (按此報名)
2019年8月10日 (星期六) – 11:30am 至 1:00pm (按此報名)
2019年8月16日 (星期五) – 7:00pm 至 8:30pm (按此報名)

Location: 香港大學明華綜合大樓T2講堂

費用: 全免

語言: 廣東話及英文
參考資料: 小冊子





白景崇教授 (香港大學社會科學研究中心總監)
李紹麒先生 (哲學博士候選人、臨床顧問)
陳熾輝先生 (心理輔導及培訓師)
關建中先生 (註冊社工)


Chartered Clinical Psychologist (UK), Registered Psychologist (DCP, HK)AFBPsS, AFHKPs


聯絡人: 陳熾輝先生
電話: 9094-2064