Pre-Conference Workshop
Presenter*

Mrs. Maria Kong

Mrs. Maria Kong is an experienced marriage and family counselor in the social work and counseling field in Hong Kong. She worked for the HKCMAC for over 25 years. In her professional work, she was actively being a pioneer member promoting various services, namely Marriage Counseling, Family Life Education, Family Mediation, FOCCUS and Sex Therapy in the HKCMAC.

Mrs. Kong has been practicing EFT directly under the supervision of Professor Leslie Greenberg since 2002. She has completed EFT Level I, Level II &Level III and Couple Work Skills Training at the Emotion-Focused Institute in Toronto, Canada. She is an EFT Trainer (Individual Therapy & Couple Therapy), an EFT Supervisor, an EFT Training Facilitator and an EFT Therapist (Couple Therapy) certified by the EFT Clinic, York University in Toronto, Canada and the HKCMAC since 2007.

Mrs. Maria Kong is an Accredited Family Mediator and Family Mediation Supervisor (HKIAC) and a FOCCUS Trainer and Facilitator (Foccus Inc. USA). She was an executive member of the Hong Kong Professional Counseling Association. She has delivered training programs, seminars and fieldwork supervision for various social service agencies, social work and counseling students of various post-graduate programs.

Mrs. Kong is a Registered Social Worker (RSW) and currently a private practitioner. She received her Master of Social Work from the Chinese University of Hong Kong.

*Presenters are introduced according to the chronological order of presentation.