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 as of February 10, 2021.  In brief, the certification process includes (1) a personal processContinue reading “Sally Chan is Certified as an ISST Sandplay Therapist”

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 wise old man” through his action of granting three wishes to Aladdin. And thus weContinue reading “HKSTA Study Group March 2021”

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, and centuries. Aladdin released in 2019 is an American live-action animated musical fantasy film producedContinue reading “HKSTA Study Group February 2021”

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 the practical considerations and guidelines for mental health professionals who are at the beginning stageContinue reading “HKSTA workshop – The Five Ws, Part II in Sandplay Therapy Training”