Join the Superdiversity Institute as we host a Question & Answer panel session about Superdiversity and Mental Health, introduced by Chair of Superdiversity Institute, Mai Chen, and moderated by David Tse, Superdiversity Institute Council member, NZAL Emerging Leader and Director of Sales and Marketing at Jade Software.
We have organised a great line up of mental health experts and entrepreneurs, including our own Superdiversity Institute Council member and clinical psychiatrist, Dr Hinemoa Elder; NZAL Young Leader and CEO of Clearhead, Dr Angela Lim; NZAL Established Leader and National Director of Asian Family Health Services, Kelly Feng; CEO of HealthTRX, Anil Thapliyal; and Shaneel Lal, Co-Founder of Conversion Therapy Action Group and Trustee of Rainbow Youth.
Registration is free for all NZAL, SDI and SDW members (we will send you the promo code). Tickets for non-members are $45 + GST.
Kelly Feng, NZAL and SDW Established Leader, National Director of Asian Family Services' qualified medical doctor in China; and New Zealand registered social worker. Kelly also led the pilot project for Asian Mental Health Services for Waitemata District Board in 2007, and is a champion for Asian Mental Health. Asian Family Services provides professional, confidential, nationwide face-to-face or telephone support to Asians living in New Zealand.
Adjunct Professor Anil Thapliyal, CEO of HealthTRX; Adjunct Professor and eMental Health Lead at the Centre of e-Health, Auckland University of Technology; former advisor to the joint Advisory Group for the National Depression Initiative. HealthTRX is a global organsation that specialises in the proliferation of the role of digital technologies in improving access to care for mental health and addiction patients with activities such as information provision, patients engagement, self-help, self-management, and online treatment applications to social support post discharge.
Shaneel Lai, Co-founder of Conversion Therapy Action Group and Open Government Partnership Youth Collective. Shaneel is also the member of Amnesty International's Global Youth Taskforce and executive board member of Rainbow Youth and former Youth MP for Manukau East and member of Ministry of Education's Youth Advisory Group. The Conversion Therapy Action Group works toward achieving a ban on 'conversion therapy' in Aotearoa New Zealand.
David Tse (Facilitator), Director of Sales and Marketing, Jade; Superdiversity Institute Council member, NZ Asian Leader Advisory Board Member: NZAL Emerging Leader. David is also a Board member of NZ Health IT and Aktive, Information Technology Association of NZ and numerous Chinese Associations and Communities (including the NZ Chinese Association and Future Dragonz).
Hope to see you online, stay well and safe