MS Art Education/Art Therapy, Florida State University, U.S
PGDip in Applied Psychology, City University of Hong Kong, HK
PGDip in Education, Chinese University of Hong Kong, HK
BA Graphic Design, Hong Kong Polytechnic, HK
藝術創作者, 藝術治療師, 教師及照顧專業訓練導師.
通過創作過程, 內心感受和想法得以化成看得見及觸摸得到的形態、讓大家去多體會理解自己。藝術本就是生活, 是一個旅程: 無論環境際遇如何我們都可以從容面對、 享受途中景色。
Kayan Lam is a Visual artist, Teacher, and Trainer for caring professionals. Art Therapy is not about making ‘art that pleases the eyes’, it is a door that brings out the beauty within and resolve inner conflict. She sees the creative art process as a powerful tool to understand; an expression that makes thoughts & feelings visible. She believes art unfold who we are, help us to meet the challenges in life, to regain focus and to find balance while enjoying the scenes of whatever seasons and situations in the journey.
She has been working as Mental Health Therapist and Substance Abuse Counselor in varies setting in Florida, including; incarcerated high risk female and incarcerated moderate risk male adolescent, hospital behavioral unit (crisis intervention), adult day care center, correctional institution for male inmates.
While in Hong Kong, she has been working as an art therapist with elderlies at day care center, adolescents with emotional and behavioral needs in special school; also partnering with NGOs to work with adults with mental health challenges, as well as inmates. She has also been working with victims of human trafficking in Nepal.