OUR TEAM

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Sarah Yung Kah Yan

Manager / Counsellor (Reg. No. KB05969 PA05380) 

MCounselling (HELP), BPsy Hons (HELP)

Sarah is a licensed and registered counsellor who has worked with clients from diverse backgrounds and age groups. Sarah has worked in both clinical and academic positions in various educational institutions; she has also worked with individuals from the LGBTQ community, disadvantaged youth and populations affected by HIV, particularly from her experiences as a volunteer and counsellor at Community Health Care Centre, PT Foundation. Sarah has experience working with individuals struggling with loneliness, interpersonal relationships, meaning-making in life, sexuality and self-acceptance, among others. Sarah believes in working together with individuals to empower themselves in facing their challenges and making meaningful personal choices. Her experiences have also contributed to her belief in the resourcefulness and resilience of individuals and communities, which she incorporates in her work.

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Ronald Lee Wei Shiong

Counsellor (Reg. No. KB06469)

MCounselling (HELP), BA (Psych) (Monash)

Ronald has been working at the Centre for Psychological and Counselling Services, HELP University since February 2016. He is also an active volunteer counsellor and trainer at the Community Health Care Center, PT Foundation. Ronald has experienced working with individuals with anxiety, depression, low self-esteem, adjustment difficulties, and grief. His area of interest is in health psychology, specifically on health behavior change and lifestyle management. He frequently incorporates mindfulness techniques in facilitating therapy and change.

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Allistair Adam

Clinical Psychologist (MSCP Reg. No. CP1-0258)

MClinPsych (UoC), BSc (Hons) Psych (IMU)

Allistair is a clinical psychologist graduated from University of Cyberjaya (UoC). He completed his clinical practicum at UiTM Specialist Clinic, Medical Faculty Selayang campus from 2018-2019. Concurrently, Allistair worked as a therapist that cater needs for children with austism at a private centre. Thus, he has experience in working and administering assessments to children dealing with neurodevelopmental disorders (Autism, ADHD, learning difficulty, intellectual disability and selective mutism). Additionally, his experience in UiTM Specalist Clinic has exposed him to individuals with various psychiatric disorders such as depressive disorders, anxiety disorders, bipolar disorder, obsessive compulsive disorders and personality disorders. His area of interest is in neurodevelopmental disorders, specifically Autism as he believes psychoeducation and early intervention is crucial in order to help both parents and children to understand, manage and cope with the condition.

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Sandy Clarke

Counsellor (LKM Reg. No. S-22)

Masters, Counselling (Monash); Media Theory BA (University of West Scotland)

Sandy is a licensed and registered counsellor in Malaysia and practices Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), having received training from its creator, Prof. Steven C. Hayes, and renowned ACT trainer and author, Dr. Russ Harris. His areas of interest include mindfulness, resilience, post-traumatic growth, grief, anxiety, and depression. Sandy has worked with clients who have experienced various issues from anxiety and depression, to relationship problems, career change, personal growth and development, in online and face-to-face settings. He has conducted numerous workshops on subjects such as mindfulness, meditation, and resilience, and he co-presented on the topic of Post-Traumatic Growth: Overcoming Grief and Loss with Mindfulness at the 2018 International Conference on Existential-Humanistic Psychology alongside Assoc. Prof. Dr. Eugene Tee. He is also an active volunteer for Relate Malaysia, supporting the NGO's social media and marketing, which ties in with his previous career, working as a journalist and broadcaster for over 10 years before moving to Malaysia in 2015. Sandy writes the bi-weekly 'Sunny Side Up' column in The Star newspaper and is the author of 'Mindfulness and Emotions: Understanding Your Mind and the Benefits of Being Present', which was published by MPH in 2019."