Knowledge, Care, and Community

17 October 2024 | 9am-5pm (GMT+8)
PMQ, 35 Aberdeen Street, Central, Hong Kong

early bird offer ends








Save The Date for the most impactful edition of NCPC Hong Kong

Fully in person | 8+ Interactive Sessions | 12+ renowned Speakers | 200+ attendees | CPD Credits

This exclusive event gathers the industry’s finest minds, right in the heart of Hong Kong. Dive into an enriching learning experience with leading experts in counselling, psychotherapy, and mental health. Engage in meaningful interactions with fellow practitioners and professionals who share your passion.

HKICP members can enter the National Counselling & Psychotherapy Conference as CPD activity in their online CPD log. The Education and Professional Standards Committee will vet each member’s CPD log and confirm the final CPD points earned for 2024 CPD year.

Sessions & Speakers

Why attend

What to expect: Dive deep into the challenges and opportunities facing mental health and wellbeing. Empower ourself with the latest research based tools and expert techniques whilst expanding your network.

  • Expert-led training through thought leadership
    Access to experts will share their latest research, learnings and knowledge and their real life application
  • Timely topics contextualised to local setting
    A spotlight on current ‘hot button’ topics contextualized to Hong Kong society and its unique needs and challenges
  • 8+ hours of real time, live interactions
    All sessions are interactive with dedicated Q&A to answer your questions
  • Community building
    Dedicated networking breaks and opportunities for you to expand your network and build connections in the community


2024 Speakers

Sonia Samtani

Sonia Samtani

Clinical Hypnotherapist

Founder – All about You Wellness Centre, Hong Kong
Maryam Samar

Maryam Samar

Integrative Counsellor and Doctoral Candidate for Counselling Psychology

Ascetic Therapy
By Beth Wright

By Beth Wright

Health Coach/ Functional Medicine / Nutritionist


Mary Foxworth

Mary Foxworth

Inclusive Sexologist, Sex Therapist, & Founder

Foxworth Institute
Dr. Sonal Hattangdi-Haridas

Dr. Sonal Hattangdi-Haridas

Nutritional Medicine Specialist and Homeopathic Physician

Maya Health Institute
Dr. Amanda Oswalt Visher

Dr. Amanda Oswalt Visher

Director of Psychological Services and Clinical Psychologist

SPOT Children’s Therapy Centre

Angela Watkins

Angela Watkins

Head Counsellor

Red Door Counselling

Dr. Alex W. K. Li

Dr. Alex W. K. Li

Lead Psychologist

St John’s Cathedral Counselling Service
Dr Jessica Tang

Dr Jessica Tang

Senior Lecturer

University of Hong Kong
Bhakti Wong

Bhakti Wong

Somatic Psychotherapist, Yoga & Meditation Teacher, Mindfulness Mentor

Agenda Overview

9.10 – 9.50

Ethical considerations in AI for mental health

9.50 – 10.30

Breaking sexual stereotypes of the menopausal woman

11.00 – 11.40

Teenagers translated

11.40 – 12.20

Experiential workshop: art therapy – uncovering emotions through creativity

1.20 – 2.00

Holistic health in the workplace: strategies for promoting mental, physical, and emotional wellbeing

2.00 – 2.40

Unveiling the world of sexology: Insights, beliefs, and transformative experiences

2.40 – 3.20

The impact of online dating on mental health within the context of attachment styles and the phenomena of ghosting

3.50 – 4.30

The role of diet and nutrition in mental health

4.30 – 5.00

Attention, Allergies and Anxiety: A Homeopathic and Nutritional Perspective

Past Speakers