Jointly organised by the Christian Centre for Gambling Rehabilitation (CCGR) and the Social Work Professional Practice Centre of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University
In view of the relaxation of gambling laws in the UK, it is expected that the number of pathological gamblers will increase. Hence, in order to meet the demand for the service provided by the CCGR, the CCGR has organised a training programme to equip more workers to take up this Christian service.
Church leaders, pastoral staff, teachers, social workers, medical professionals, counsellors and lay Christians wishing to play a part in the gambling rehabilitation ministry.
Medium of Instruction:
English (supplemented by Mandarin or Cantonese)
Lectures, VCD, case studies, discussion, role-plays, class exercises and interviews with gamblers.
60 Hours (including 40 hours classroom lectures, 12.5 hours fieldwork and agency visits, and 7.5 hours for completing exercises, course assignments and literature review or self-study)
Monday 2 July to Friday 6 July 2007; Classes from 9.30 am to 5.30 pm
£600.00 (A deposit of £100 to be paid upon confirmation of successful application. The deposit is not refundable. The balance must be paid by 2 April 2007 as required by the Hong Kong Polytechnic University)
Chinese Methodist Church, King’s Cross, London, UK
12.5 hours of practicum and related written assignment (i.e. an assessment report on a problem gambler’s problems)
Certificate of Attendance:
To be issued to participants who have attended all the training sessions and have fulfilled other course requirements (e.g. class exercises, home assignments and fieldwork)
Available from Mr Peter Chan, CCGR, Tel. 020 7833 8626 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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