For general public’s better understanding, we only accept qualified practitioners with one of the following registrations to be our professional members. Please contact us if you are registered with other professional bodies so we can assess on individual basis.
Registered Dramatherapist or Registered Arts Therapist (Drama), UK Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC)
Registered Drama Therapist or Registered Drama Therapist/ Board Certified Trainer, North American Drama Therapy Association (NADTA)
Registered Dramatherapist, The Australian, New Zealand and Asian Creative Arts Therapies Association (ANZACATA)
HKADT Supervisor/ Trainer members are listed below (In alphabetical order) :
陳凌軒女士 Ms. Adeline Chan
MA, RDT, BCT
President and Treasurer , HKADT
Ms. Adeline Chan is a US registered drama therapist, North America Drama Therapy Association Board Certified Trainer. She received a Masters’ degree in Counseling Psychology with a specialization in Drama Therapy at the California Institute of Integral Studies in San Francisco, USA.
She is a private practice drama therapist working on outreaching programs to different organizations for various populations, including emotionally disturbed children, mental illnesses patients, elders, cancer patients, stress and for those who are interested in drama therapy.
Ms. Chan is currently the Honorary Lecturer of The Hong Kong University’s Master of Expressive Art Therapy Programme (Introduction of Drama Therapy) and Supervisor of Master of Social Sciences (Behavioral Health) Programme (Use of Drama in Clinical Practice).
For more than twenty years, she had worked extensively with various theatre companies, schools and community groups as actress, director, play-writer and drama tutor. In 2017, she won the “Outstanding Actress” award of The 9th Hong Kong Theatre Libre Award with the production “Mothering Voices”.
Prior to her education in drama therapy, she received her Bachelor Degree in Journalism and Communication at The Chinese University of Hong Kong. She is also the translator for the Chinese edition of “Acting For Real: Drama therapy process, technique, and performance”.
盧幸賢女士 Ms. Candy Lo
MA,BC-DMT, RDT/BCT , CCLS
US Board-Certified Dance/Movement Therapist, US Registered Drama Therapist/Board Certified Trainer, US Certified Child Life Specialist. Master of Arts in Dance/Movement Therapy and Couseling, Baby Signing Time instructor. Facilitator at University of Hong Kong, School of Medicine (Medical Humanities, Performing Arts Module; designed by The Absolutely Fabulous Theatre Connection ) and Honorary Lecturer of University of Hong Kong (Masters of Expressive Arts Therapy program and Adjunct faculty at the Lesley University’s Expressive Therapies Program.
Candy is also President of Hong Kong Dance/ Movement Therapy Association, President of Hong Kong Child Life Association and Secretary of The Hong Kong Association of Drama Therapists.
Candy owns her private practise, Piece of Sky, Creative Arts Therapy and Counseling working with various populations, including cancer patients ( children and adults) and their family members, bereaved clients, people suffered with other medical situation, people in the Autistic spectrum ( chilled and adults) , mental illnesses, corporate etc. Her population range from pre-natal to elderly.
Candy is also a professional performer and worked as a singer at Hong Kong Disneyland for three years prior to her therapy career after her BA in Music Theatre Dance at University of Arts London (London Studio Centre).
HKADT Professional members are listed below (In alphabetical order) :
朱嘉琦女士 Ms. Diana Chu
MA, MFT, RDT
Diana Chu is a Marriage and Family Therapist and a Registered Drama Therapist in San Francisco. She has experience working at a Living Arts Counseling Center, Community Youth Center, Counseling Enriched Educational Program (CEEP), School Based Counseling, Family Engagement Program and Autistic Spectrum Disorder Clinic. She is currently working at RAMS as a mental health consultant for children and families. She also provides consultation and supervison on Drama Therapy. She also hosts a podcast called Waves of Change, which focuses on Modern Perspectives on Asian American Psychology. When not working, she loves spending time with her Husky, Ella.
→ dianachutherapy.com → https://waves-of-change-modern-perspectives-in-asian-ameri.pinecast.co/
李貞儀女士 Ms. Chen-Yi Li
Chen-Yi holds a BSc degree majoring in Counselling and Industrial/Organizational Psychology at Ming Chuan University in Taiwan, and an MA degree in Dramatherapy (a course credited and approved by the Health and Care Professions Council or HCPC) at Roehampton University, and became a registered U.K. Dramatherapist (BADth & HCPC, U.K.) as well as regidtered member of Hong Kong Accoiation of Dramatherpist.
Chen-Yi has extensive clinical experience working independently with people, ages ranging from young children to adults; people who have special needs, e.g. Autistic Spectrum Disorder, psychosis, depression and learning disabilities in the UK and Taiwan. She is also highly experienced in children’s mental & emotional health, and family & parenting support with deep understanding of western and eastern cultures. Furthermore, Chen-Yi co-founded PromoteDTinTaiwan with a team of US and UK registered dramatherapists. The service promotes Damatherapy, raises mental health awareness in the community and provides private consultations, experiential/ themed workshops, corporate trainings and lecturing in universities and colleges etc. in the UK, Taiwan, Hong Kong and China
麥慕思女士 Ms.Mo Mak
Working from Theatre to School, MO always walk alongside the autistic society in different places. She was graduated from The Royal Central School of Speech & Drama, University of London and was registered as Dramatherapist under the Health and Care Professions Council (UK). During the study, she ran sessions at addiction centre, care home for disabled adults, special school, mainstream school and children centre. She worked as a support worker for different autistic families in London as well.
Now MO is a student counsellor in primary school.
黃靜嫺女士 Ms. Dorothy Wong
MSScC AU, MA CSSD, RDT UK, Corporate Trainer, NVQ CN
Dorothy is a a state-registered arts (drama) therapist of the Health & Care Professions Council in the United Kingdom. She graduated from The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, London (MA in Drama and Movement Therapy), University of South Australia (MSSc in Counselling) and Hong Kong Baptist University (BA in Religious Studies). She is one of the founding members of The Hong Kong Association of Drama Therapists.
As founder and director of Dream of Tomorrow, Dorothy has a particular commitment in arts engagement strategies, corporate training, community art projects, drama therapy & youth development programmes. She has led many local and overseas training since 1998, running corporate training and drama workshops in Hong Kong, China, Cambodia, Canada and United Kingdom, etc..
Dorothy has been working in the areas of brand marketing and corporate training. She works on brand development projects, staff development programmes, specialising in corporate culture and customer services. She also acquired the China National Vocational Qualification on Corporate Management Training.
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余漢傑先生 Mr. Eddie Yu
MA DMT, RDT, BSW, RSW, PG Dip PP, DvT, APTT
Ethics Committee Chair, HKADT
Registered Drama Therapist, UK & USA,
Registered Psychodrama Psychotherapist, UK,
Registered Social Worker, Hong Kong,
MA Drama & Movement Therapy (Sesame), CSSD, University of London UK,
Bachelor of Social Work, The University of Hong Kong,
Level 2 Practitioner, Developmental Transformations Institute, USA,
Ethics Committee Chair of The Hong Kong Association of Drama Therapists,
Leadership Graduate & Accredited Trainer, Centre for Playback Theatre, USA
Professional Member, International Playback Theatre Network
Eddie enjoys working with people and creating changes in life through the power of drama and creativity. He is a psychotherapist/ trainer of Free Association and Honorary Lecturer, Placement & Dissertation Supervisor of Department of Social Work & Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong. He has practice with special interest in working with people with trauma, palliative care, bereavement and mental health needs. Eddie used to work for HKBGCA as Drama Psychotherapist and Professional Supervisor.
Eddie has been promoting Psychodrama Psychotherapy, Drama Therapy, Playback Theatre, Forum Theatre/ Theatre of the Oppressed, and Use of Drama in working with people by collaborating with universities, secondary and primary schools, NGOs, hospitals and private sectors by planning and offering training, consultation, supervision and workshop locally and internationally. He is Founder & co-Artistic Director, Encounter Playback Theatre; co-Director, School of Playback Theatre (Hong Kong); Trainer, School of Playback Theatre (Japan); Trainer & Supervisor, Developmental Transformations Institute, Hong Kong, Shen Zhen & Taiwan.
.HKADT Graduate members are listed below (In alphabetical order) :