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Hands-on approach to mental illness

With the aim of combatting the fear and misconceptions surrounding mental illness, Castle Peak Hospital’s Mind Space museum enables visitors to experience hallucinations, similar to the sensory experiences mentally ill patients encounter, by way of rooms that utilise virtual reality (VR) technology.   A group of secondary students recently embarked on a journey through Mind Space after registering and receiving patient wristbands. This unique mental health experience museum provided them with a comprehensive understanding of the development of psychiatric services in Hong Kong.   Displays in the museum showcase intriguing relics, including the evolution of restraints and handwritten patient records. Additionally, the students were given the opportunity to explore a mock protection room designed to provide a calming environment for patients.   Furthermore, students could learn about the scientific aspects behind the causes of mental illness at the Brain Tour zone. One of the

No new COVID-19 cases reported

The Centre for Health Protection said no new confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been recorded as of 12am, July 12, leaving the number of confirmed cases in Hong Kong at 11,951 so far.   A total of 34 cases were reported in Hong Kong in the past 14 days, including one import-related case and one local case with unknown sources.   For information and health advice on COVID-19, visit the Government's dedicated webpage.
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