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Coely

Counsellor

Coely is a licensed counsellor who understands the struggles of caring for one’s mental wellbeing, which drives her passion in assisting others in their own mental health journeys. She believes in ensuring a safe and non-judgmental space for clients to experience the cathartic potential of communication. Her aim is to provide clients with newfound skills or insights that will remain with them beyond the therapeutic setting. 

Coely has previously worked with adolescents, university students, and elderly individuals with varying issues such as depression, anxiety, stress, guilt, and interpersonal matters. Her previous involvements in Humankind’s Expressive Sandwork project and Kechara Soup Kitchen’s street counselling also allowed her to provide therapeutic care in unconventional settings.

Coely holds a Masters in Counselling and a Bachelor of Psychology (Hons). She is registered with the Board of Counsellors of Malaysia (KB09614, PA09241) and proficient in English. 

Karen

Counsellor

Karen is a licensed counsellor and enthusiastic professional with a passion to work with individuals, groups, and communities to improve mental health. She works with university students, working professionals, youth, children and families, through individual and group counselling. She sees her role as a journey companion to her clients, and enjoys seeing them find hope for themselves. Her motivation stems from the desire to help others find their full potential.

Karen has counselling experiences in organisations such as Malaysian Mental Health Association (MMHA), Malaysian CARE and SHELTER Home for Children. Prior to that, she has 5-years experience mentoring campus students through a faith-based organisation.

Karen graduated with a Masters in Counselling and Bachelor of Psychology (Hons), and is a registered counsellor with the Board of Counsellors of Malaysia (KB09443, PA09066). She is proficient in English, Mandarin and Malay. 

Wai Luen

Counsellor

Wai Luen is a licensed counsellor who has experience working with teenagers, young adults and also the elderly. He sees counselling as a process to help clients explore and learn about themselves.

Wai Luen has experience of working with Malaysian Mental Health Association (MMHA) and PTF Community Health Care Clinic (PTF CHCC). In MMHA, he helped clients diagnosed with mental health disorders by teaching them coping styles, listening to them and acting as a companion. In PTF CHCC, Wai Luen had experience working with LGBTQ clients who were affected by psychosocial issues such as stress, relationships and family matters. He also helped spread awareness on sexual health by participating in roadshows organized.

In counselling sessions, Wai Luen listens without judgement, focuses on being supportive, and provides clients with a safe space. He helps clients explore their issues and look at them from different perspectives. He also educates clients with knowledge, techniques or skills such as psychological knowledge, relaxation techniques and social skills.

Wai Luen holds a Master of Professional Counselling degree. He is registered with the Board of Counselors of Malaysia (KB08677, PA08280) and is proficient in English, Mandarin and Cantonese.

Brandon

Counsellor

Brandon is a licensed counsellor who enjoys working and interacting with new people. He strongly believes that the “Pursuit of One’s True Self” is generally the way one achieves true happiness in life. Many who are having emotional issues and struggling in their lives find him to be helpful as he is always able to assist his clients in discovering new things about themselves and looking at issues from varying perspectives.

Brandon is experienced in working with young adults, adolescents and also married couples. He works with relationships & family matters, and people who suffer from depression, anxiety, and self-esteem issues as a result of that. He helps people take control of improving their lives by learning to make better choices. He has been involved with people from different backgrounds including corporates, LGBTQ, homeless & refugee communities in the past.

Brandon holds a Masters in Counselling Psychology and a Certification of Family Therapy (Australia). He is registered with the Board of Counsellors of Malaysia (KB09259, PA08877) and is proficient in English, Mandarin, Cantonese and Malay.

Kanthini

Counsellor

Kanthini a licensed counsellor who works with adolescents, young adults and elderly individuals. She sees counselling as a process to facilitate learning, exploration, and to increase self-awareness to help client seek clarity on their personal struggles. 

Kanthini has experienced working in NGOs such as All Women Action’s Society (AWAM), Community Health Care Clinic (CHCC) and also Young Women’s Christian Association (YWCA) Vocational Training Opportunity Centre (VTOC). These have given her opportunities to work with various group of people of different ages and challenges including the LGBTQ community.

Kanthini graduated with a Master’s in Counselling from HELP University, as well as with a Bachelor of Psychology (Hons) from HELP University. She is also officially registered with the Board of Counsellors of Malaysia (KB09440, PA09063). She is proficient in Bahasa Melayu, English and Tamil.

 

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Qiao Shuang (QS)

Counsellor

Qiao Shuang(QS) is a licensed counsellor, who enjoys accompanying the people she meets, to walk the journey of becoming a better and happier person. She will work together with you to explore the struggles and your strengths.

QS is experienced working with young adults, and working on issues surrounding future career, study stress, family expectations, relationships and sexual/gender identity. She believes that problems come from past experiences, and family dynamics play a big role in making you what you are today. She will share with you plenty of ways to cope with your presenting issue, while reading between the lines, there could be underlying issues that are waiting to be discovered. However, you will always be respected to decide when or how you like to work with your issues.

QS holds a Master of Professional Counselling degree and Bachelor of Science (Honours) Psychology. She is registered with the Board of Counsellors of Malaysia (KB08670, PA08273), and proficient in English and Mandarin.

Jo Yen

Counsellor

Jo Yen is a licensed counsellor who works with young and working adults as well as the LGBTQ community who suffer from problems related to stress, anxiety, procrastination, self-care, interpersonal relationships, and suicidal ideation and behaviour.

Jo Yen previously worked in an international school, where she provided counselling sessions for primary to pre-university students, and group counselling to pre-university students. She was also involved with Community Health Care Clinic, PT Foundation as a volunteer and counsellor with community affected by HIV. Jo Yen has also previously volunteered with Befrienders to provide emotional support for the callers.

Jo Yen holds a Master of Counselling degree and a BSc (Hons) in Psychology. She is registered with the Board of Counsellors of Malaysia (KB09413, PA09036), and proficient in English and Mandarin.

Yvonne

Counsellor

Yvonne is a licensed counsellor who works with adolescents, young adults, elderly individuals, as well as couples with the various challenges that they face as they transition through their respective lives. She is an advocate of the human connection and the essential role it has in healing, and that everyone is unique and deserves an individualised, holistic process. She believes that each individual is the expert of their own life, and that therapy is a sacred space for enabling self-exploration.

Yvonne was previously involved with the YWCA Vocational Training Opportunity Centre, where she provided individual and group counselling for young women and girls from economically disadvantaged backgrounds of all ethnicity, religion, and sociocultural upbringing. She continues to volunteer providing online psychological support to various religious organisations.

Yvonne holds a Master of Counselling degree. She is registered with the Board of Counsellors of Malaysia (KB09459, PA09084), and proficient in English, Malay, and Mandarin.

Clinical Psychologists

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Anita

Clinical Psychologist

Anita is a clinical psychologist who works with individuals experiencing mental health concerns such as mood disorders, anxiety disorders, neurodevelopmental disorders (e.g. autism, and ADHD), grief, trauma, stress and interpersonal issues. While Anita primarily employs cognitive behavioral therapy, she also incorporates techniques from other therapy approaches based on the needs of her clients.  

As a therapist, Anita aims to provide a safe space for her clients to share their stories and gain new insights. She believes that it is important to acknowledge that none of us can carry the world on our shoulders, and we all need some assistance every now and then. Anita emphasizes on working collaboratively with clients in developing coping strategies to address their concerns.

Anita holds a Master of Clinical Psychology degree and a BSc (Hons) in Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience. She is registered with the Malaysian Society of Clinical Psychology (CP1-0335), and proficient in English and Malay.

Nasrun Clinical psychologist

Nasrun

Clinical Psychologist

Nasrun is a clinical psychologist who works with various age groups such as children, adolescents, and adults. He is experienced in dealing with emotional distress, depression, anxiety, panic disorder, grief, and childhood trauma. He also has a special interest in dealing with undiagnosed neurodevelopmental among adolescents and adults such as Autism, ADHD, and intellectual problems.

Nasrun believes in the human-centered approach where each individual has their own story and uniqueness. Everyone needs good guidance to grow and flourish in life. Nasrun also gives talks to spread mental health awareness.

Nasrun holds a Master of Clinical Psychology  and a B.A (Hons) in Social Sciences (Psychology). He is registered with the Malaysian Society of Clinical Psychology (CP1-0302), and is proficient in Malay and English.

Alicia

Clinical Psychologist

Alicia is a clinical psychologist who works closely with individuals experiencing psychological difficulties including neurodevelopmental disorders (e.g. autism, and ADHD), mood disorders, trauma disorders and stressor-related disorders.

 She works collaboratively with clients and primarily employs cognitive behaviour therapy and person-centered therapy. She has been volunteering with Safe Space Covid-19 Malaysia since March 2020 throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, mainly providing community support for healthcare workers. She believes therapy is a collaborative journey with clients to empower them, recognise their strengths, and equip them with effective coping skills to manage their psychological and emotional difficulties.

Alicia holds both Master of Clinical Psychology and Master of Developmental Psychology. She is registered with the Malaysian Society of Clinical Psychology (CP1-0310), and proficient in English, Malay, Mandarin, Cantonese, and Hakka.

Vera

Clinical Psychologist

Vera is a clinical psychologist who provides psychotherapy on depression, anxiety disorders, stress, grief, trauma, interpersonal issues, and cognitive disorders (e.g., ADHD). She has experience in working with clients of various population such as children, university students, domestic violence survivors, abuse survivors, and refugees (Afghanistan, Yemen, Syria, & India).

She has spearheaded support groups for therapists and working adults during the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic. She also provides talks and trainings on various topics regarding mental health to corporates and NGOs. She believes that everyone has their own story of struggles and deserves to heal from their pain.

Vera holds a Master of Clinical Psychology degree and a BA in Psychology. She is registered with the Malaysian Society of Clinical Psychology (CP1-0315), and proficient in English, Mandarin, and Malay

Carmen Clinical Psychologist

Kah Mun

Clinical Psychologist

Kah Mun is a clinical psychologist who works mainly with adults dealing with a variety of mental health difficulties such as mood disorders, anxiety disorders, stress and interpersonal issues. 

Kah Mun has experience working with individuals of different backgrounds which has contributed to her passion in advocating for mental health awareness. In therapy, she aims to provide a safe space for individuals to discover about themselves and to discover better coping mechanisms in hopes of improving functioning in areas of their lives. 

Kah Mun holds a Master of Clinical Psychology degree and a BA in Psychology. She is registered with the Malaysian Society of Clinical Psychology (CP1-0324), and proficient in English, Malay, and Cantonese.

Jean

Jean

Clinical Psychologist

Jean is a clinical psychologist who provides psychotherapy and works with vulnerable and marginalised communities, including refugees and asylum seekers, survivors of gender-based violence, as well as those who suffer from problems related to depression, anxiety, trauma, relationship issues, interpersonal issues, and stress.

Jean continues to be involved with the Women’s Aid Organisation empowering trauma survivors and supporting their recovery process. She provided consultations regarding legal rights and psychological first aid, as well as led community talks and sessions to educate and increase awareness on how to be effective supporters and helpers to those in need.

Jean holds a Master of Clinical Psychology degree and a BSc (Hons) in Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience from the University of Nottingham. She is registered with the Malaysian Society of Clinical Psychology (CP1-0280), and proficient in English, Malay, and Mandarin.

Yasmin

Yasmin

Clinical Psychologist

Yasmin is a clinical psychologist with experience providing psychological assessments and psychotherapy to clients of various age groups, from children to older adults dealing with emotional distress, behavioral difficulties, and psychiatric illness. This includes major depressive disorder (MDD), anxiety disorder, panic disorders, stress, phobias, and obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) with the supervision of experienced clinical psychologists. She also worked with athletes dealing with emotional distress during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Yasmin worked with a team of wellness professionals to provide talks on stress management and building mental resilience during the COVID-19 pandemic. She has also conducted mental health screenings for the public and provided coping strategies to improve their well being as part of her community work.

Yasmin holds a Master of Clinical Psychology degree with a BSc (Hons) in Human Development and Developmental Psychology minor. She is registered with the Malaysian Society of Clinical Psychology (CP1-0291), and proficient in English and Malay.

Chen Wen

Chen Wen

Clinical Psychologist

Chen Wen is a clinical psychologist who works mostly with adults who suffer from mood, anxiety, and personality disorders, primarily through acceptance and commitment therapy. She has also worked with children and adolescents struggling with emotional and behavioural issues, as well as couples and families who needed help establishing healthy boundaries and effective communication.

Chen Wen worked with the Malaysian Mental Health Association (MMHA) as a facilitator to help plan, organise, and execute activities for its rehabilitation individuals, where she helped prepare them for the responsibilities of independent living. She is driven to understand how long-standing beliefs that individuals hold play a role in shaping their thought process and influences their emotions, and to explore the personal values of individuals and guide them in setting their goals.

Chen Wen holds a Master of Clinical Psychology degree and a BSc (Hons) in Psychology. She is registered with the Malaysian Society of Clinical Psychology (CP1-0317), and proficient in English, Mandarin, and Cantonese.

Audrey

Clinical Psychologist

Audrey is a clinical psychologist who works closely with individuals experiencing psychological difficulties including mood, behavioral, relational, and neurodevelopmental disorders. She works collaboratively with clients and primarily employs cognitive behaviour therapy and person-centered therapy to help them understand themselves better.

Audrey has a strong desire to eliminate the stigmas associated with mental health. She has been involved in many community programmes and family workshops to increase mental health awareness among children, adolescents, and adults. Audrey strongly believes in eliminating the stigmas associated with mental health, and that every individual should be able to access mental health services regardless of their age, gender, disability, socioeconomic status etc, and to have a safe space to share their experiences, develop new insights, and learn to cope with their issues.

Audrey holds a Master of Clinical Psychology degree from HELP University and a BSc (Hons) in Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience. She is registered with the Malaysian Society of Clinical Psychology (CP1-0314), and proficient in English and Malay.

Trainees

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Jovyn

Trainee Counsellor

Jovyn is a Trainee Counsellor from Monash University Malaysia. Her key areas of interest include depression, anxiety, stress, interpersonal/relationship issues, and self-development.

She is trained in Cognitive behavioural therapy and Person centered therapy.

Jovyn strongly believes that everyone deserves psychological help regardless of their economic status or background and she is passionate to help people in any ways that she can. She hopes to provide a comfortable and safe space for individuals to express themselves and to work on addressing their concerns. Her goal is also to facilitate individuals in their journey of self-discovery and growth.

Jovyn holds a Bachelor’s (Hons) in Psychology from HELP University and is currently pursuing her Masters in Professional Counselling. She is proficient in English.

Nabilah Clinical Psychologist trainee

Bella

Trainee Clinical Psychologist

Bella is a Trainee Clinical Psychologist from UCSI University. She previously worked as a career development executive, and is now on her journey to become a certified clinical psychologist. Her key areas are mood disorders, neurodevelopment disorders, panic and anxiety issues, and behavioural issues. She is trained in administering psychological assessments and conducting psychotherapy predominantly in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and Solution- Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT) approach. She has worked with children, adolescents and adults; including minorities, refugees and indigenous people.

Bella is passionate about raising mental health awareness and breaking the stigma in society. She is also determined to make a difference and aspire to help one’s growth. She believes that everyone should have the same opportunity to get psychological services regardless of their background and economic status.

Bella holds a Bachelor’s (Hons) in Psychology of Industrial Organisation from University Malaysia Sabah and is currently pursuing her Masters in Clinical Psychology. She is proficient in English, Malay and Bahasa Indonesia.

Eunice Trainee Clinical Psychologist

Eunice

Trainee Clinical Psychologist

Eunice is a Trainee Clinical Psychologist from UCSI University. She works closely with adults and adolescents who are concerning about their psychological wellbeing. Her key areas of interest include interpersonal/relationship issues, mood disorders, trauma-related issues, and emotional difficulties.

Eunice believes that by focusing on here and now, individuals have the power to change their quality of life. Eunice also aims to create a safe and secure space for individuals to express their feelings and thoughts. By exploring their strengths and areas of improvement, therapy can address their concerns and issues.

Eunice holds a Bachelor (Hons) in Social Science (Psychology) and is currently pursuing her Master in Clinical Psychology. She is proficient in English, Mandarin, and Hokkien.

Kah Yee

Trainee Clinical Psychologist

Kah Yee is a Trainee Clinical Psychologist from UCSI University. Her key areas of interest include depression, anxiety, stress, interpersonal relationship, emotional & behavioral issues, post-traumatic stress disorder, self-development, and personal doubt.

She works closely with adults to overcome their psychological concerns. Through psychotherapy, she aims to help them facilitate social, vocational, and personal adjustments and allow them to lead more meaningful and fulfilling lives. Kah Yee has a strong dedication to serving clients in a meaningful way, listening to their concerns, and helping them learn how to approach their mental, emotional, and behavioral problems. She previously worked as a volunteer listener and associate to provide psychological services,  and psychological assessments.

Kah Yee holds a Bachelor’s (Hons) degree in Psychology and is currently pursuing her Masters in Clinical Psychology. She is proficient in English and Chinese.