About the Speaker

Ms. Wai Wai Kwok

Ms Wai Wai Kwok is the Project Manager (Clinical) of JC JoyAge in HKU and a Clinical Psychologist trained in the University of Melbourne. Ms. Kwok’s work focuses on establishing various clinical intervention initiatives, practice protocols, training and supervision for frontline social workers and mental health workers. She is currently leading the clinical intervention and service development, management consultation, and crisis intervention of the entire JC JoyAge Project, among the HKU research team. As a clinical psychologist, she is passionate in working with older adults, especially those who suffer from mental health issues and chronic pain. She is also interested in practicing Acceptance and Commitment Therapy.
Opportunities: Clinical Journey of Developing Community-based Mental Health Intervention Program for Older People in Hong Kong