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Is Social Media Harming our Teens’ Health?

The digital world and its multiple social media channels place increasing pressure on teenagers to have a presence online.   It’s an open debate as to whether there is a causal link between social media use and mental health. With the number of likes a post generates becoming a proxy for popularity, teens inevitably compare […]

Operation Santa Claus Supports Coolminds

We’re delighted that Operation Santa Claus is supporting Coolminds, with a grant to the youth mental health initiative led by KELY Support Group and Mind HK, in partnership with The Weez Project.  The Operation Santa Claus launch ceremony was held at the amazing Tai Kwun building, the former prison and police station turned arts centre […]

Children can Talk about Mental Health

The younger brother of one of Jamie’s friends created this skateboard for a school graffiti project. He told his teacher why he chose these images. Developing emotional literacy in children is an important part of their education and we shouldn’t be fearful of talking about mental health, just be careful to do so in words […]

Mental Health not a priority for Hong Kong Govt

The Chief Executive’s policy address fell on World Mental Health Day. That could have been an opportunity to talk openly about the problems faced by people struggling with their mental well-being, to show compassion.  It could also have provided a stage to outline practical policy measures to help alleviate the endemic under provision in our […]