Joint School Talent Show
138 HIM Teens from 12 participating schools joined the Joint School Talent Show held at HHCKLA Buddhist Ma Kam Chan Memorial English Secondary School on 30th April 2016, to promote mental health and anti-stigmatization on person-in-recovery, from what they learned in the 2-year Health in Mind programme.
Ms. Esther Wong, Executive Director of Mindset, and Mr. Kenneth Bell and Mr. Danny Luk, Members of Executive Committee of Mindset, as well as Dr Cheryl So, Senior Clinical Psychologist of Kwai Chung Hospital were invited to be the judges for the performance.
Every school was given 15-minute on stage to present what they have learned from this 2-year programme. After several months of effort modifying the scripts & rehearsal, all the school has performed well and he audience enjoyed a show with very high standard.
When it came to the end while it was the time to announce the results, all students were so excited. Christ College won the Innovative Award. Pui Kiu Middle School and CCC Ming Yin College shared the Popularity Award, which was voted by the students themselves. Pui Kiu Middle School also won the Educational Award. CCC Ming Yin College won the Entertainment Award and Grand Jury Award.
Through the talent show, HIM Teens tried different kind of methods to promote mental health, encourage the acceptance for person-in-recovery and social inclusion.