More than 100 "Neighboring Mums" for children in difficulty were
trained On August 5 at Jing-Guo-Yuan.
Gu Xiujuan from SWF elaborated
on the "Neighboring Mum" project, including its background, aim of training and
requirements for the operation of the project at the beginning. She urged the mums
to give enough attention to the training and share each other their best
practices and help each other to gain as much as possible from the
Prof. Lin Yufang, a registered psychologist
lectured on being a good neighboring mum who know her child under custody best.
During her lecturing, she covered the topics as a general picture of children
born in year of 2000 and since, their psychological status in particular and how
to learn to be a good accompany. Her presentation was so vivid that trainees
not only listened to but also interacted with the lecturer. Most "Neighboring
Mums" enjoyed the training much. More lectures were offered in the afternoon,
including a picture of public welfare program in Shanghai by a staff from
Shanghai Authority for Civil Affairs and a case study on children in difficulty
by Yuan Weiye from a welfare institute.
In the end, trainees admitted
that they gained much from the project and pledged to apply what had learnt
into practice soon.