Special disaster social work team in Sichuan

The Department of Civil Affairs of Sichuan Province, China has recently set up a special disaster social work team. The team aims to provide immediate and organized post-disaster services and management for the province. Among the appointed 19 expert supervisors and 22 social workers, 14 of them are current or former members of APSS and the Sichuan Expanded Mental Health Project. They are:

 

“Expert Supervisors”

Ms DENG Yong Jun [graduated from APSS Master of Social Work programme] [APSS PhD Candidate – current]
ZHU Yuxin [graduated from APSS Master of Social Work Programme]
Mr. LIU Yixiang [Yingxiu Social Work Station Supervisor, 2009 - 2011]
Mr. QI Huadong [Yingxiu Social Work Station Supervisor, 2012 – 2013] [graduated from APSS Master of Social Work programme]
JIANG Hairong [graduated from APSS Master of Social Work programme]
SUN Xing [graduated from APSS Master of Social Work programme]
ZHANG Zhihui [graduated from APSS Master of Social Work programme]
Mr. CHEN Huiquan [Hanwang Social Work Station Supervisor, 2009 – 2013; Yingxiu Station Supervisor, 2013 -] [graduated from APSS Master of Social Work programme]
HUANG Hao [Hanwang Station Social Worker, 2010 – 2013] [graduated from APSS Master of Social Work programme]
Dr. CUI Ke [Yingxiu Station Postdoctoral Research Associate, 2012 – current]
LIANG Lihong [graduated from APSS Master of Social Work programme]

 

“Social worker”

Mr. LI Chao, local supervisor of Yingxiu station [2010-2012; 2014 – current]
Mr. LIU Yang, social worker in Yingxiu station [2012-2015] and APSS research assistant [current]
SONG Litang [graduated from APSS Master of Social Work programme]

 

 

With recognition of the Department of Civil Affairs of Sichuan Province, APSS will continue supporting Sichuan with multi-disciplinary approaches through the Institute of Disaster Management and Reconstruction (jointly established by Sichuan University and PolyU).

 

For details, please refer to http://www.scmz.gov.cn/InfoDetail.asp?ID=15836.