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HKSTA Study Group July 2019: Symbol Study – Time and Timepiece

For our July 2019 study group, Dr. Tracy Wong will lead us exploring the symbolic meaning of timepiece (e.g. clocks, watches) and time. Time is often symbolized by the wheel, by the twelve signs of the Zodiac, describing the circle of … Continue reading

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HKSTA June 2019 Study Group: Book Study “Killing Commendatore” (刺殺騎士團長) by Haruki Murakami (村上春樹).

For our June 2019 Study Group, Bobby will lead us inquiring into a man’s hero journey through the Japanese novel “Killing Commendatore” (刺殺騎士團長) by Haruki Murakami (村上春樹). The hero’s journey is an archetypal theme. In a hero’s journey, the hero … Continue reading

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HKSTA May 2019 Study Group: The Language of the hand

For our May Study Group, Carol Lo and Bhakta Ng will lead us exploring symbol of the hand. Hands are crucial to human being and particularly to our daily living. In Sandplay therapy, clients touch and mould sand inside sandbox, … Continue reading

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HKSTA April 2019 Book Study: A Psychotherapeutic Approach to the Psyche by Dora Klaff

For our April Study Group, Karen Lau will lead us reviewing the “must read” classic book in Sandplay therapy: A Psychotherapeutic Approach to the Psyche by Dora Klaff, whom was the founder of sandplay therapy.  This book offers the reader … Continue reading

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HKSTA March 2019 Study Group: Camera – Reflecting the Shadow

Our eighth AGM will be held in March 27, 2019.  After the AGM we will have our March Study Group and we are pleased to have Mr. Poon Yat Sun to share his personal journey in writing the symbol paper … Continue reading

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HKSTA February 2019 Article Study: Challenges to Containment in Sandplay Therapy with Children

Happy New Year, we wish you good health, happiness and success in the coming year.  We would like to invite you to join our association and the 2019 membership form is attached below. We have announced that Jill Kaplan from the United … Continue reading

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HKSTA January 2019 Article Study: “Sandplay Therapy with individuals on the Autism Spectrum” by Dori Pelz-Sherman & Stephen Olmsted

We have invited Jill Kaplan from the United States to offer sandplay therapy training in April 13 – 14, 2019.  Please save the dates.  Jill is a very experienced sandplay therapy trainer particularly in working with children.  Her topic is … Continue reading

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