HKADT Professional members are listed below (In alphabetical order) :
陳凌軒女士 Ms. Adeline Chan
Adeline Chan is a US registered drama therapist. She received a Masters’ degree in Counseling Psychology with a specialization in Drama Therapy. Currently, Adeline is a private practice drama therapist working on outreaching programs to different organizations for various populations, including emotional disturbed children, cancer patients, mental illnesses, elders, and for those who are interested in drama therapy. She is a practicum supervisor of Master of Social Science in Behavioral Health, Centre on Behavioral Health, HKU. For more than ten years, Adeline worked extensively with various theatre companies. She is the Chinese translator for the book < Acting For Real: Drama therapy process, technique, and performance>.
盧幸賢女士 Ms. Candy Lo
MA,BC-DMT, RDT, CCLS
US Board-Certified Dance/Movement Therapist, US Registered Drama Therapist, 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) and Honorary Lecturer of University of Hong Kong (Masters of Expressive Arts Therapy program), President of Hong Kong Dance/ Movement Therapy Association and President of Hong Kong Child Life Association.
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).
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 (HKADT).
Dorothy has been working in the areas of brand marketing and corporate training in recent years. She participates in brand development projects, and is responsible for staff development programmes, specialising in corporate culture and customer services. She acquired the China National Vocational Qualification on Corporate Management Training.
Dorothy has a particular commitment in 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..
余漢傑先生 Mr. Eddie Yu
Eddie is a UK registered Arts (Drama) Therapist and a HK registered Social Worker with an MA in Drama & Movement Therapy (Sesame) from The Royal Central School of Speech & Drama, University of London and Bachelor of Social Work from the University of Hong Kong. He is the President of The Hong Kong Association of Drama Therapists. Eddie works as a Drama Psychotherapist at The Boys’ & Girls’ Clubs Association of Hong Kong, Honorary Lecturer and Placement Supervisor at The Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, and a private practice drama therapist serving people with various needs such as emotion disturbance, mental illness, bereavement, family/ interpersonal relationship and special education needs.
In addition, Eddie has been actively offering performances, team building, training courses, self exploration and personal growth workshops, consultations and supervision through Drama and Movement Therapy and Playback Theatre in Hong Kong as well as other cities. He is a Graduate of the Centre for Playback Theatre, USA and Artistic Director of Encounter Playback Theatre.
馬勵勤先生 Mr. Kevin Ma Lai Kan
BA UBC, PgDip HK, MA CSSD, RDT UK, Godly Play Teacher-Trainer UK
Made in Hong Kong, modified abroad. Kevin studied theatre and psychology at the University of British Columbia in Canada, East/West Theatre Studies at HKU School of Professional and Continuing Education, Drama in Education at the Universityof Central England in Birmingham. He received a British Council Arts Scholarship to obtain a postgraduate diploma, and later a Master of Arts, in Drama and Movement Therapy (Sesame Approach) at University of London’s Royal Central School of Speech and Drama.
Kevin is a fully trained and qualified arts (drama and movement) therapist and a state-registered arts (drama) therapist of the Health and Care Professions Council in the United Kingdom. He has provided, since 1999, individual and group therapy for children, adolescents and adults living with autism, mental handicap, learning difficulties, sensory and physical impairment, emotional disturbance, behavioural issues, mild to severe mental illness, substance abuse, crisis pregnancy as well as childhood sexual abuse. He has also been allying with Christian, arts, healthcare, social service, educational and corporate organizations to provide personal growth and professional development programs for creative, pastoral, teaching, helping, healthcare and business professionals as well as students, parents and volunteers.
The foundation and core value of Kevin’s therapeutic practice is Christ-centred, spirituality-oriented and bible-based, responding to a person’s inner yearning for somato-psycho-spiritual health. Kevin believes that Jesus Christ is the only, thorough, complete and long-lasting way towards holistic healing.
Kevin also studied childhood theology and children’s spirituality at Cambridge Theological Federation and Anglia Ruskin University in the U.K., qualified as an accredited Godly Play teacher and trainer from Godly Play U.K. and the Centre for the Theology of Childhood in the U.S. and is now the co-founder of Godly Play Hong Kong and Hong Kong’s regional trainer. He uses Godly Play at children’s worship, youth Sunday school, short-term mission trips, arts therapy sessions, Boys’ Brigade company meetings as well as retreats for churches, schools and NGOs.
Kevin has been an adjunct lecturer (theatre and performing arts) at HKU SPACE Community College since 2000, adjunct professor (creative arts, play, adventure and camp ministries, play therapy) at United Wesleyan Graduate Institute since 2006, registered officer and company chaplain of The Boys’ Brigade, Hong Kong since 2005..