DR ONG KWEE HIONG CLARE
B.Sc.(Spore); M.Sc (USA); Ed.S. (USA); PhD (USA)
Senior Faculty /Instructor (WGI USA & Singapore)
Specialist Diploma in Satir’s Model (Canada)
EMDR Level I & II
Clare has been a practising psychologist since 1991. She was RT Certified in 1991 and became a Faculty Member/Instructor in 1993. She has been a CTRT instructor since 1999. She conducts psychological assessments and uses approaches that she is trained in Reality Therapy, CBT, Virginia Satir, EMDR and Play Therapy in her work children, adults and families. She supervises Master program students in Psychology and Counselling, lectures at higher institutions, and conduct workshops for schools and private companies. She is a Senior Faculty member of the William Glasser Institute (US), a Full Member of APA, NASP, APT, SRP, SAC and a Registered Psychologist, Counselor and Supervisor.
FACULTY (BASIC INSTRUCTOR & PRACTICUM SUPERVISOR)
M.Soc.Sc. in Counselling (University of South Australia)
CTRTC and Approved Faculty (WGI(S) & WGI), Certified Human Behaviour Analyst (DISC)
Emotion-Focused Therapy, Level 3, (EFT Clinic, York University, Canada)
Emotionally-Focused Couple Therapy, Advanced (ICEEFT, Canada)
Principal Counsellor, Psychotherapist,Clinical Supervisor
Evelyn is a Registered Counsellor and Clinical Supervisor of the Singapore Association for Counselling (SAC), Professional member of the American Counselling Association (ACA), Registered Social Service Practitioner with Singapore Association of Social Workers (SASW), and a Faculty member of William Glasser Institute (Singapore) (WGI(S)) and William Glasser International (WGI). Since Certified as a Faculty of WGI(S) & WGI in 2009, she has supervised and taught Choice Theory & Reality Therapy to the Malaysians, Hong Kongers and Nepalis' counselors, social workers and psychologists.
In 2003, Evelyn started counseling and working with youths, adults, parents, couples and families on issues ranging from emotional, behavioural, relational, motivational, grief, life-stage difficulties, parenting and marital to mental health issues. She provides consulting, counselling, training and supervision work with counselors, social workers, youth workers, case workers, psychologists from Family Service Centres (FSCs) and other Voluntary Welfare Organisations (VWOs), school counselors from Ministry of Education (MOE) as well as career coaches from Workforce Singapore. With her extensive training experiences, she is also an external lecturer and clinical supervisor with Swinburne University of Technology as well as a clinical supervisor with Edith Cowan University, Monash University and James Cook University.
In her work with Social Service Institute (SSI), she consulted and developed program, as well as provided training to professional helpers in supporting and working with people facing loss and grief issues. With the Health Promotion Board (HPB), she consulted and developed Peer Support Program for youths and had provided numerous training to youth leaders from NTU, SIM, ITE and Polytechnics. She takes great joy in facilitating others in their process of achieving personal and professional growth.
FACULTY (BASIC INSTRUCTOR)
M. Soc. Sc (Counselling),
CTRTC and Approved Faculty (WGI, USA)
Clinical Certified Hypnotherapist (ACHE, USA)
Trauma Focused (CBT, USA)
Grief Recovery Specialist (USA)
Jungian Sandplay Therapist
Jacintha, a Registered Social Service Practitioner (SASW) and a member of International Association of Counsellors & Therapist (IACT), has been working in the counselling arena for more than a decade.
She has been trained in Structural-Strategic Therapy by Salvador Munichin and Cloe Madanes, Gottman Method Couples Therapy by John Gottman, Inclusive Therapy by Bill O’Hanlon,
Her experience as a psychotherapist, mediator, facilitator, supervisor, and trainer includes working with groups, couples, families, individuals, youth, and children. She is the founder of Sandplay Therapy Singapore which specialized in Jungian Sandplay. She is also a Senior Consultant Counsellor to the Tampines Family Service Centre, which is government endorsed. She is an adjunct lecturer and clinical supervisor with Swinburne University of Technology, as it is also her passion to share her knowledge and expertise with others. She is married and has two adult children, all who are very supportive of her work.
LINDA WAN-KOH AI SIM
FACULTY (BASIC INSTRUCTOR & PRACTICUM SUPERVISOR)
M. Soc Science (Counselling), BA (Psychology & Communication)
CTRTC & Approved Faculty (WGI International & Singapore)
EMDR II & EMDR Facilitator (EMDR Inst, USA) & Consultant (EMDR Asia)
Affect Regulation Therapy certified (Australia)
Linda is a psychotherapist, supervisor and trainer in private practice. She has 20 years of counselling experience, 16 of which she has also been facilitating clinical supervision and training. She has been actively involved in WGI (Singapore) since 2004. Linda is also trained and qualified in EMDR and is an EMDR Institute Facilitator & Consultant. She is also certified in Affect Regulation Therapy. Her most recent training development is as a Neurofeedback Practitioner. Linda is a registered counsellor, clinical supervisor and trauma counsellor with Singapore Association for Counselling, a Professional member of the American Counselling Association, and she holds Association memberships with WGI (International & Singapore) and EMDR Singapore.
Linda has conducted several Basic Training groups, and also several Basic Practicum and Advanced Practicum in CT/RT since 2005. Participants have included counsellors and other helping professionals in varying sectors, teachers, and individuals from other walks of life. Linda lives and breathes Dr Glasser’s key philosophies in CT/RT and internalizes his ideas and techniques in her personal as well as professional life. She firmly believes that if everyone could learn how to relate constructively, positively and in non-controlling ways with one another (a key idea in CT/RT), while being able to satisfy their Basic Needs in non-destructive ways, people will certainly be much happier!
NICHOLAS GABRIEL LIM
FACULTY (WGI International & Singapore)
Basic Instructor and Practicum Supervisor
Registered Psychologist, Singapore (SRP)
Approved Clinical Supervisor, Singapore (SRP)
SRP Reg. No: 008090148
M.A. Applied Psychology (Singapore)
B.A. Psychology (Australia)
Certified Practitioner for Adventure Therapy
Certified Associate in Emergenetics Profiling
Certified Practitioner in Therapeutic Behavior Management
As a Choice Theory influenced psychologist, Nicholas has developed a deep interest in the way thinking affects people’s behaviours. As a result, he leverages neuroscience to further inform his practice. He also promotes healthy development of thoughts and behaviours, and the understanding of how it can be achieved. He believes individuals can improve their quality of life through effective management of their thoughts and behaviours.
Nicholas volunteers his time and expertise as much as he can to different causes. The one that he is most passionate about involves families and young persons. He volunteers on advisory councils, boards of non-profit organisations; he also educates young and learned minds in psychology, and supervises budding psychologists in their field practicums. In his free time, he enjoys spending time being with his wife and three children.