Counsellor’s Ramblings – December 2020

Happy Holidays everyone! This has been a busy year for The Lion Mind team despite the current COVID-19 Pandemic Representing The Association of Psychotherapists And Counsellors Singapore (APACS), I have met up with Mr Melvin Yong, NTUC Assistant Secretary-General, and Cherie, SPS President for a breakfast meeting on 18 November 2020 (Wednesday) for workplace mental well-being. We discussed about the importance of helping employees with their work stress and burnout ...
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Counsellor’s Ramblings – November 2020

The winter season has arrived! October marked the World Mental Health Awareness Month. It has been a busy month for my team as we worked hard to provide community education via community outreach and corporate talks. Vivien, our in-house Associate Psychologist, has provided a live webinar entitled "蒙福关爱下午茶系列 – 倾听我说" with Monfortcare on 2 October 2020, and a talk on "The Definitive Guide to Combating Workplace Stress & Burnout" on ...
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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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