• Professional Indemnity Insurance
  • Medical Benefits
  • Discounts for Journal Subscription
  • Dining Privileges
  • Shopping Privileges

Looking to access your benefits? Check under Publications in your member’s portal! 

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Professional Indemnity Insurance

Charterlloyd Insurance Brokers Ltd.

(Full members only)


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HKAST collaborates with Charterlloyd Insurance Brokers Ltd to provide a Professional Indemnity Insurance package to our Full Members, which protects speech therapists against any unfair allegation of professional misconduct at the hearing of professional association by the support of legal presentation and its associated expenses, which may be a huge sum of cost.

Individual Professional Indemnity Insurance is also mandatory for speech therapists to register for Hong Kong Institute of Speech Therapists (HKIST).


Medical Benefits


(Full members only)


Bowtie Insurance has offered their BowtieGo package to HKAST! Full Members are entitled to member-only price for network doctors for outpatient General Practitioner consultation, Chinese Medicine consultation, 24 types of specialist consultation, dental consultation and physiotherapy consultation depending on plan level of your choice. Log into the member’s portal to access your HKAST-exclusive activation code for BowtieGo registration and enjoy the benefits!


Disclaimer: While HKAST assists to connect members with Bowtie Life Insurance Company Limited (a licensed virtual insurer in Hong Kong) (“Bowtie”), we do not have any partnership, agency, distributorship, employment or joint venture relationship with Bowtie in any respect. HKAST takes no part in any transaction(s) entered into between any HKAST member and Bowtie. Under no circumstances shall HKAST be held responsible or liable in any way for any claims, damages, losses, expenses or liabilities whatsoever arising from the said transactions.


Discounts for Journal Subscription

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (40% off)

(Full members only)


asha journals

ASHA publishes four peer-reviewed scholarly journals pertaining to the general field of communication sciences and disorders (CSD) and to the professions of audiology and speech-language pathology. These journals are the American Journal of Audiology; American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology; Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research; Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools. These journals have the collective mission of disseminating research findings, theoretical advances, and clinical knowledge in CSD (Source: ASHA).

Full Members of HKAST can now purchase online/electronic version of all four scholarly journals at a 40% discount. This offer is only valid for NEW SUBSCRIPTION, and does NOT apply to print version.


Disclaimer: HKAST connects members with ASHA. HKAST takes no part, nor any responsibility, on the negotiation, and/or the entering into of any transaction between HKAST members and ASHA. 


Dining Privileges

Eclipse Hospitality Group (20% off)

(Full members only)


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Our Full Members are entitled to receive a VIP dining card offered by Eclipse Hospitality Group and can enjoy a 20% discount on a la carte food and drinks deals at all of the Group’s restaurants.



Shopping Privileges

Sidefame Group

We are delighted to inform you that the Sidefame Group will be offering exclusive year-round discounts to HKAST full members (valid from 2022/4/15 to 2023/4/14) – 10% off on regular-priced items at Cocktail, Atsuro Tayama, 45R, Anteprima, Anteprima Wirebag and Marimekko, and 5% off regular-priced items at The Little Shop. There is also discount for online shopping at The eDM will be distributed to full members by email and avaiable within the member’s portal.

The HKAST connects members with the Sidefame Group. The HKAST takes no part, nor any responsibility, on the negotiation, and/or the entering into any transaction between HKAST members and the Sidefame Group.