Course ID SA0020190021
Course Title Nip It in the Bud –“Stressed" to “Desserts”
Organising Division School Administration Division
First Issue Date and Time 2019/02/11 11:45
Latest Issue Date and Time 2019/03/07 11:29
 Event (ID)   Session   Date   Time   No. of Hours   Venue   Speaker(s) / Facilitator(s)   Max. no. of participants 
 AA    2019/03/15 (Fri)    14:00 - 17:30    3.5    Lecture Theatre, 4/F, West Block, Kowloon Tong Education Services Centre, No. 19, Suffolk Road, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon, Hong Kong    1. Dr SHAM Kwan-ho, Adrian, Service Consultant, the Samaritan Befrienders Hong Kong, 2. Mr HO Wing-hung, Centre-in-charge, Suicide Crisis Intervention Centre, the Samaritan Befrienders Hong Kong 3. Ms LAM Cheuk-wah, Hayley, Project Manager, Mental Health Project (School), Student Health Service, Department of Health 4. Mr CHAN Kai-ho, Hercules Graduate of Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Winner of Hong Kong Information and Comunications Technology Awards (2017).    440 
 Event (ID)   Session   Closing date for   Remark 
 Applicant   Recommending / Approving Officer 
 AA   1   2019/03/12   2019/03/13   Registration: 1:45 – 2:00 pm  
Participant Group Principals, deputy principals, discipline teachers, guidance teachers, class teachers and other school personnel of primary, secondary and special schools.
Background Students’ mental health is arousing more and more concern. The Suicide Crisis Intervention Centre of the Samaritan Befrienders Hong Kong’s Centre-in-charge and their service consultant will elaborate the psychosomatic symptoms of stressed students, early identification and intervention of suicidal crisis to facilitate teachers to help students cope with academic stress. The Department of Health’s staff will introduce their resources and a graduate of Hong Kong University of Science and Technology will share his stress relief app, which won Hong Kong Information and Communications Technology Awards (2017): the Best Student Invention Grand Award and the Best Student Invention (Tertiary or above) Gold Award.  
Objective(s) 1. To help teachers identify stressed students’ psychosomatic symptoms, case study of anxiety and panic disorders.
2. Early identification and intervention of suicidal crises.
3. To facilitate teachers to guide their students cope with the academic stress.
4. To share stress coping resources.  
Programme Description See attachment  
Language Medium Cantonese Supplemented with English  
CPD Elements for Principal
CPD Mode: Structured Learning
CPD Hours: 3.5   Hour(s)
Core Areas of Leadership: I. Strategic Directions & Policy Environment
III. Teacher Professional Growth & Development
IV. Staff & Resources Management
VI. External Communication & Connection to the Outside World
CPD Elements for Teacher
CPD Mode: Structured Learning
CPD Hours: 3.5   Hour(s)
CPD Domain: II. Student Development
IV. Professional Relationships & Services
V. Personal Growth & Development
Content Area Pastoral Care (V)
Attendance required for successful completion 100 %  Training & development data will be revealed in Teacher's Personal Profile in e-Services Portal upon successful completion.
Enrolment Method: Web enrolment
Number of Nominees from Each School/Unit: 2
Requiring School Priority: No
Maximum No. of Event(s) selectable: 1
First-Come, First-Served: Yes
Evaluation Paper evaluation  
Contact Person(s): Ms Maribel LO – School Development Officer (Guidance and Discipline)
Enquiry Telephone No: 2863 4719
Email Address:
Remarks 1. The activities may be video-typed for educational purposes.
1. 活動進行期間,本局或會進行拍攝及錄影作教育用途。

2. Special Arrangements for Bad Weather
2. 惡劣天氣的特別安排

a. In the event of class suspension for ALL schools in the territory announced by EDB because of special conditions, the seminar will be cancelled.
a. 如因應特別情況,教育局宣布全港學校停課,研討會將會取消。

b. If the suspension of class is applicable only for kindergartens or schools in a particular region, this seminar targeting for all secondary, primary and special schools territory-wide will be held as usual.
b. 如課程的對象是全港中學、小學及特殊學校,而教育局只宣布幼稚園或某區域停課,此研討會仍會繼續進行。

c. The seminar will be resumed when Typhoon Signal No.8 or above or Black Rainstorm Warning Signal is cancelled at or before 10:30 am.
c. 如於當日早上十時半或之前卸下8號颱風訊號,或取消黑色暴雨訊號,研討會將會恢復。

3. Accepted or rejected applicants and the respective school heads will be notified through the e-Service Portal Account or fax (for those without the e-Service account).
3. 教育局將透過電子化服務入門網站或傳真(沒有電子化服務帳戶入門

4. Car Park Arrangement - No car parks will be provided at venue.
4. 車位安排 - 活動場地不提供車位予與會人仕。
Attachment(s) Map.pdf