Ms Tang Wen-Tian, Vanessa
Associate Psychologist / Clinical Psychotherapist
AssocMAPACS, MCoun (Candidate), MLitt (Managing in the Creative Industries) (Dist), GradDip Counselling, BA (Psych) (Summa Cum Laude), Dip Art Therapy
The Lion Mind
Vanessa is a mental health clinician with The Lion Mind. She has more than two years of experience providing counselling, coaching, and psychotherapy to youths and young adults suffering from stress, anxiety, depression, social anxiety, interpersonal problems, self-esteem issues, and life transitions. Vanessa works well with the women population, the millennial generation, youths, and working adults to successfully overcome mental health issues and achieve positive life outcomes.
Clinical Knowledge & Skills
Vanessa has a Graduate Diploma in Counselling from Swinburne University of Technology, Australia, a Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) from the University of San Francisco, USA, and a Diploma in Art Therapy from the College for Educational and Clinical Art Therapy (CECAT), Australia, Singapore. Her other qualification includes a Master of Letters in Managing in the Creative Industries. She is currently pursuing her Master of Counselling at Flinders University, Australia.
Vanessa adopts an integrative counselling approach to tailor to the needs of each client. She is well-versed in Person-Centered Approaches, Psychodynamic approaches, Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT), and Transactional Analysis. Outside of clinical practice, Vanessa has interests in existential and transpersonal psychology, which explore the spiritual and transcendent aspects of the human condition. She adopts a holistic view of mental wellness, attending to the psychospiritual domain of the individual to understand one’s higher nature and purpose in life.
Vanessa is an Associate Member with the Association of Psychotherapists and Counsellors Singapore (APACS), a certified coach by Collective Change Institute, and was credentialed by International Coach Federation (ICF) as Associate Certified Coach (ACC).
Vanessa has a wealth of experience in Arts, Human Resources, and Education. She has taught visual art to children from 3 years old to teens, including drawing, sketching, and watercolour. She has experience conducting outreach and supporting seniors in the community through an Active Ageing Centre.
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