“Profile of adolescents seeking treatment for excessive computer gaming at an addiction treatment service in Singapore” (Wei M, Le H. ANZJP 2016)

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In 2015, Dr Le received Australian Federal Funding to work in Internet Addiction clinics and school programs for teenagers in Singapore. Many of these programs were implement following the famous longitudinal study looking a pathological gaming in 3000 students over 2 years (published in Pediatrics 2011 by Gentile and Khoo). There was much opportunity to observe and collaborate with local Singaporean services so that one day similar services might be implemented in here in Australia. Continue reading “Profile of adolescents seeking treatment for excessive computer gaming at an addiction treatment service in Singapore” (Wei M, Le H. ANZJP 2016)

Dr Le Keynote at The Adelaide Student Mental Health Symposium

“The State of Wellbeing” Symposium:
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(L to R) Ilona Boniwell positive psychology expert (UK), Shawn Kasbergen Director of Student Wellbeing Scotch College, Annette Bulling Project Lead SAHMRI, Dr Huu Kim Le Child Psychiatrist and Lead Author CGI Clinic

Scotch College in conjunction with South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI), invited Dr Huu Kim Le to speak with 150 students from 15 Schools across Adelaide at “The State of Wellbeing”, a student focused Mental Health Symposium on Monday 26 September. He was joined by leading experts in positive psychology and wellbeing from Adelaide and internationally.

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Dr Huu Kim Le awarded IACAPAP World Congress Fellowship 2016 in Canada

The IACAPAP Donald J Cohen Fellowship Program
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Dr Le at his RANZCP induction ceremony in Hong Kong at Congress 2016

CGI Clinic is proud to announce that this year Dr Huu Kim Le has been awarded a prestigious Donald J. Cohen Fellowship Program (DJCFP) for International Scholars in Child and Adolescent Mental Health.

Dedicated Mentorship and Leadership

The DJCFP is the dedicated mentorship arm for the International Association of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professionals (IACAPAP ) World Congress.  Its main goal is to “facilitate access of aspiring leaders to the international organised community of child and adolescent mental health”.

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Student Education and Well-being in the Digital Age – Scotch College Talk

This week Dr Le was delighted to give a talk to the teachers and staff at Scotch College titled “Student Education and Well-being in the Digital Age” at the Torrens Park Campus in Adelaide.

Dr Le’s key message was this:

“No matter how sophisticated or advanced technology gets, we cannot forget the human aspect of learning. We must continue to invest in teachers who care about student education and well-being.”

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How teachers can help students balance Internet technology effects

Dr Le is excited to go to Vancouver this September to meet and collaborate with Cris Rowan, Canadian pediatric occupational therapist, biologist, international speaker, and author of the critically acclaimed book Virtual Child.

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