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Student Workshop of "Not Homebody, Not Nobody. Autism can be Somebody"

Unit for Students with Special Educational Needs
01 APR 2021

2 April, 2021 is the World Autism Awareness Day. The Unit for Students with Special Educational Needs, Office of Student Affairs, co-organizes a series of joint-university awareness promotion inclusive activities with the Heep Hong Society. It aims at enhancing participants’ knowledge, understanding and awareness of supporting young adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder. A webinar student workshop on "Not Homebody, Not Nobody. Autism can be Somebody" will be held on 1 Apr 2021. If you are interested in this topic, please click here to complete your registration on or before 29 March 2021. 

Date: 1 Apr 2021 (Thur) 

Time: 14:00-16:00

Language: Cantonese

Mode: Online via ZOOM 

Speakers: 

  • Ms Elsie Chung, Project Manager (Registered Social Worker) of Heep Hong Society 
  • Mr Vergo Cheng, Educational Psychologist of Heep Hong Society
  • Ms Queenie Chan, Registered Social Worker of Heep Hong Society
  • Ms Umen Ngai, Training & Employment Officer of Heep Hong Society 
  • Youth member of Heep Hong Society

Activity Description:

  • Introduction of the Autism Awareness Week
  • Acknowledge the diverse characteristics of individuals on campus and across social contexts
  • ASD Young people-led activity: 「自閉症與宅」
  • Career planning interactive workshop 

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