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Notice for the Tenth Annual General Meeting, 2021

Dear Members, The Hong Kong Sandplay Therapy Association will hold our Tenth Annual General Meeting on 24 March 2021 (Wednesday). It will be followed by our March study group on a symbol – Genie: a mentor within, presented by Bhakta … Continue reading

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Sally Chan is Certified as an ISST Sandplay Therapist

We would like to congratulate Ms. Sally Chan Shook Yim who has become the fifth locally trained Certified Sandplay Therapist in Hong Kong.  Ms. Chan has been certified by the International Society for Sandplay Therapy (ISST) as a Certified Member … Continue reading

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HKSTA Study Group March 2021

Are you aware of the character Genie in the Walt Disney film of Aladdin? We will explore on the psychological dimensions of the story to better understand Genie on both of his opposite aspects that involve “the trickster” and “the … Continue reading

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HKSTA Study Group February 2021

Joseph Campbell, the acclaimed American mythology academic and famous author postulates that the ‘hero’s journey’ motif or monomyth which he identifies has been present in all cultures and times. The same hero wearing different mask appears throughout mythology, religious, literatures, … Continue reading

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HKSTA workshop – The Five Ws, Part II in Sandplay Therapy Training

Warmest 2021 New Year greeting from HKSTA! HKSTA will offer a training course in sandplay therapy for beginners in Mar 2021. We have offered this course since 2018 and have received remarkably positive feedback respectively. This course aims to provide … Continue reading

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HKSTA Study Group January 2021

In this study group, we shall look into the symbol of Tiger .  Animal represent a lot of different meaning in Sandplay , A Tiger , the king of the Jungle, Tiger is most commonly associated with strength and courage, … Continue reading

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HKSTA Study Group December 2020

“Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.” Carl Jung. In this study group, we shall look into dreams and Sandplay.  David Capitolo looks at sandplay … Continue reading

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HKSTA Study Group November 2020

“So you have to write a symbol paper!”  This is the title of an article written by Barbara Weller in 1997. In this study group, Jennifer will lead us to look at Barbara’s view on what a symbol paper is … Continue reading

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HKSTA Study Group October 2020

Who will you think of when hearing the story of the “Sleeping Beauty” ? Is it Princess Aurora? Prince Philip? Or the evil fairy Maleficent?  Maleficent (黑魔后) is known for her curse to Princess Aurora and she is associated with … Continue reading

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HKSTA Six Sessions of Online Sandplay Therapy Training from Nov. to Dec. 2020 by Dr. Amy Leung Wai Yin

We are glad to announce that Dr. Amy Leung Wai Yin will offer a series of six Zoom sessions of Sandplay Therapy workshop from Nov. to Dec. 2020 which will fulfill 15 hours of theoretical training required by the International … Continue reading

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