Fax: 2311 2627
Season Commercial Building, 5/F.,
Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong.
Mrs. Julia Luk
Individual, Marriage and Family Therapist
Somatic Experiencing Practitioner
Mrs. Julia Luk is a psychotherapist with over 20 years of experience in individual, marriage and family therapy.
She is an Approved Supervisor, a Certified Counsellor and an Associate Fellow of the Hong Kong Professional
Counselling Association (HKPCA). After graduation from The University of Hong Kong in the early 80s,
she worked as a social worker offering counselling to individual
and family in crisis or trauma. She then pursued further training in theology and counselling at China Graduate School
of Theology. During her subsequent years of working at Breakthrough Counselling Centre, she dedicated herself to
offering psychotherapy to people with emotional disturbance and personality issues. Meantime she was one of the
pioneering workers in Hong Kong in promoting and conducting pre-marital counselling. Starting from 2000,
she worked as a psychotherapist in private practice.
M.C.S. (Counselling) (CGST, HK)
B.A. (Psychology) (U Ottawa, Canada)
B.So.Sc. (Social Work) (HKU)
Cert. in Psychodynamic Psychotherapy (CityU, HK)
Professional Cert. for Supervisors in Counselling (HKPCA, HKPU)
Cert. in Somatic Experiencing(www.traumahealing.com)(USA)
Enneagram Training Program(www.enneagraminstitute.com)(USA)
Nurturing the Gifted and Talented Extension Course (HKPU)
Associate Fellow (HKPCA)
Approved Supervisor (HKPCA)
Certified Counsellor (HKPCA)
Mrs. Luk is compassionate and patient in working with people in trauma. She keeps on doing reflection and
integration of psychotherapy and soul-caring to bring about service to people in the most appropriate way.
She has received professional training in psychodynamic psychotherapy, clinical supervision, somatic experiencing
(trauma therapy), enneagram training, parenting for the gifted and talented children. She is now receiving training
and supervision on sandplay therapy and dream analysis.
In her clinical work, Mrs. Luk adopts psychodynamic approach, somatic experiencing, sandplay therapy, dream analysis and systemic
family approach in doing psychotherapy. She works extensively with adults and adolescents who suffer from mental
and emotional disturbance (depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress, schizophrenia), sexual trauma, sexual orientation
conflict, childhood trauma, personality disorders, relationship conflicts and parenting difficulties. She is experienced in
helping families having children with special needs, such as, being gifted and talented, having Autistic Spectrum
Disorder, dyslexia, sensory integration disorder.
Mrs. Luk believes suffering and blessings are paradox in life. In confronting the shadow in our life and tapping the
energy in the pain, we encounter the blessings in disguise and find the way to transformation. It is the mission
of Mrs. Luk to journey with people to help them to live the contradictions in life and to help them to live through
the pain and suffering to reach a transformed and enriched life.
Mrs. Luk has considerable experience in providing clinical supervision. She is a clinical supervisor at Breakthrough
Counselling Centre. She also conducts clinical supervision and training to other practising counsellors and therapists
on individual and group basis.
Mrs. Luk is a visiting psychotherapist at Evangel Hospital. She offers psychotherapy to patients and the hospital staff,
and also conducts workshops to the staff and the public. Mrs. Luk is a visiting lecturer for ladies theology studies
at Baptist Seminary and China Graduate School of Theology. She was an appointed group facilitator in premarital
counselling camps of Breakthrough Counselling Centre for many years. She delivers talks and conducted workshops
by invitation on self development, emotions management, courtship, marital enrichment and parenting.