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Autism
Funded Projects Science and Technology for Autism Remediation (STAR) Limited
A challenging issue calls for a novel solution! STAR serves children with ASDs and their parents through personalised programmes based on social robots, who are determined to help these kids better communicate.
Stories “Struck dumb!” TCM practitioner on meeting families with autism for the first time
The second half of our interview was an “AmoGood-style” crash course on oriental history. While Prof Catherine So received Western education, her project partner Dr Jianguo Zhang, a specialist in tuina massage and qigong, was born and raised in Shandong Province, China. He generously shared with us the culture shocks he experienced since coming to the city, as well as his health regimens.
Stories “I found the essence of studying in psychology”: Prof Catherine So founds social enterprise for children with autism
Born and bred in Hong Kong, Catherine - incumbent Associate Professor of the Department of Educational Psychology at CUHK - first stumbled upon the subject of psychology in secondary school, and she was outright enchanted.
Funded Projects Promote Psychological and Behavioural Well-beings of Preschool Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders by Implementing a TCM Paediatric Massage Program
Autistic children struggle with social interactions and learning. The team adopts a novel approach of massage therapy to improve their conditions.
Funded Projects Pro-Talent Association Limited
From neuroscience to self-enhancement, Pro-talent strives to bring out the best in SEN children with assessments, training and consultation.
Stories If Music be the Key to the Heart
Disappearing into a wide block of traditional Chinese tenements at the end of Shanghai Street, Prof. Agnes Chan, a CUHK clinical psychologist, ascends the steep and narrow steps that lead up to her newly opened Music Neuropsychology Training Centre.