Counsellor’s Ramblings – October 2020

October is here! We have successfully concluded two webinars for Caregivers. They are "Coping with Caregiver Stress & Burnout" by Ms Vivien Lai in August 2020, and "Managing Caregiver Stress & Burnout During COVID-19 Pandemic" by Mr Kevin Pillay in September 2020. Special shout out to them for a job well done! It is not surprising that many people do not know what goes on in the counselling room (hint: ...
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Counsellor’s Ramblings – September 2020

August has been a busy month for The Lion Mind team. Our in-house Clinical Psychotherapist, Vivien, facilitated a webinar titled "Coping with Caregiver Stress & Burnout". Dhivya, our in-house Associate Psychologist, and I facilitated the mid-year run of the course "Graduate Certificate in Psychotherapeutic Approaches (Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Specialization). In addition, my team has expanded our services to include Psychological Diagnosis. Kevin, our in-house Principal Counsellor and Psychologist, will be ...
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Counsellor’s Ramblings – August 2020

August is here! The Lion Mind team is working hard to contribute to the community despite the limitations of the COVID-19 pandemic. In July, Associate Psychologist Mr Tan Wei Jie has presented on how to manage OCD during the COVID-19 pandemic. This topic is especially close to our hearts because we see an increase in new clients suffering from stress and OCD-related issues. In the preparation for phase three onward, ...
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Counsellor’s Ramblings – July 2020

We have officially entered the second half of 2020. Although there are many unfortunate circumstances during this COVID-19 pandemic, there are many good and beautiful moments too! The human race is strong and resilient! In June, I have facilitated a webinar entitled "Managing Depression during COVID-19 Pandemic". In the webinar, I mentioned about how the current situation has made everyone feels less productive even though we are putting in so ...
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Counsellor’s Ramblings – June 2020

It is a new era! As this newsletter is being sent to all friends of The Lion Mind, this should be the last day of the extended Circuit Breaker. While it is time for us to rejoice and integrating slowly back to normalcy through the three phases announced on 19 May 2020, let us not forget the hard work everyone has put in by staying at home and the hard ...
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