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Sarah
Psychotherapist
14 Years Of Experience
Chinese,English

SGD 160 per session

The joy of witnessing healing and transformation of my clients is what keeps me motivated and inspired everyday of my life. I look forward to be a change catalyst to the version of self you most enjoy.

  • Work experience:
Sarah had worked in Institute of Mental Health for ten years since 2008. She had worked in its Medical Social Work department for more than three years before she joined Psychotherapy Services unit for next six years. Her last held job position was Senior Counsellor. Prior to working in IMH, Sarah had worked as a social worker in Family Service Centre where she provided counselling on parenting issues, domestic violence and family issues.
  • Highest qualification and certification:
Sarah's highest education level is Master of Social Sciences (Professional Counselling) conferred by Swinburne University of Technology. She was a Registered Social Worker with Singapore Association of Social Workers from 2009 to 2013. She is accredited by MSF (formally MCYS) as qualified practitioner for Mandatory Counselling Program for domestic violence. She is certified in Trauma-Centre Trauma Sensitive Yoga (TCTSY), Psychodynamic, Hypnosis and CBT Psychotherapy.
  • Specialty:
Sarah has worked with many on Developmental and Complex Trauma and is especially knowledgeable and experienced in depth psychology. People who are interested to find out the unconscious underpinning of their behaviour and relationships can look to Sarah in assisting them to achieve greater personal freedom and empowerment when unconscious material is gently understood in its proper context (both in the past and in the present).
  • Therapy approach:
Sarah seeks to provide a safe listening mental space with her clients. Many who are willing to welcome personal transformation found it while working with her. In the course of her psychotherapy career in IMH, she has worked with people diagnosed with Depression, Anxiety, OCD, Eating Disorder, Gender Dysphoria, Paraphillia, Personality Disorders, Social Phobia, addictions, Kleptomania, and Schizophrenia.  Sarah's therapy style is integrative and holistic. Her intuition and ability to attune with client's body and mind is the heuristic factor towards her clients personal success.

Video Url: https://youtu.be/RuEwIAAfstE

  • Attachment
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioural CBT
  • Ericksonian Hypnotherapy
  • Gestalt
  • Gottman Method
  • Humanistic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Solution Focused Brief SFBT
  • Transactional_analysis

5  Review(s)

Average Rating

4.8
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    Weeho Poh

    3 months ago

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    J S

    5 months ago

    When I first started therapy, I wasn’t sure of what to expect. I only knew that I needed help. I had many questions about therapy and often felt uncertain with regards to its effectiveness. Furthermore, it was difficult for me to open up to who I perceived as a stranger. However, having been with Sarah for more than a year now, I can honestly say that going to therapy was one of the best decisions I have ever made. I got to understand myself a lot better as she has offered many insights and alternative perspectives that questioned my behaviours and thought processes. I really appreciate how she is always open to feedback and often changes her approach to suit what I’m comfortable with as well as allowing me to progress at my own pace. I would highly recommend Sarah to anyone who is looking for a therapist to work with. Though it is not always easy, thank you for guiding me throughout this journey!

  • Reviewer

    c l

    5 months ago

    Sarah is my first counselor (and hopefully the last). Being new to counselling, I feel inadequate to accurately measure Sarah’s abilities and effectiveness. Yet, I felt heard and listened to during the sessions. Especially after going through a few sessions, I feel impressed that she makes me feel that there is a lineage to my current experience and feelings. She makes me feel comfortable enough to be honest with her. I would continue this journey with her as I can identify some improvements.

  • Reviewer

    R W

    5 months ago

    I first met with Sarah 3 months ago, and already I am seeing the effects and benefits of our meetings. I look forward to each one and come away feeling calmer and more in tune with my emotions, thoughts and actions. Sarah is warm, kind, a fantastic listener and incredibly perceptive; she really makes me think about myself on a deeper level and understand the why behind actions/behaviours/thoughts. Sarah is professional, reliable and I cannot recommend her services enough.. if in doubt or new to therapy, go for it – Sarah will make you feel 100% comfortable and you won’t regret it!

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    Kris C

    5 months ago

    I’ve been with Sarah for some time now, and what I like about her approach is that she would listen and help me identify/frame the recurring themes from my experiences. She also uses a mixture of different exercises such as meditation, visualization and reflection so that I can either go deeper to release the pent-up emotions or view the situations I face from a different perspective. Thank you for being there to support me in this healing journey!

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Title: Top Student in a unit prize

Date: 27 Jul, 2015

Description: This is awarded to top student of Module PSC 80011 Professional Practice and Counselling Setting, which is a key module in Master of Social Sciences (Professional Counselling) program conferred by Swinburne University of Technology.

  1. Title: Master of Social Sciences (Professional Counselling)

    Institute: Swinburne University of Technology, Australia

    Start Date: May,2014

    End Date: Jul,2015

    Description: