Lee Sock Kuan, Director
Lee Sock Kuan spent years working with children, adolescents and their families. Besides counselling and psychology, she received specialized training in Gestalt Play Therapy, Gestalt Therapy, Play Therapy, Sandplay Therapy, art facilitation and Emotional-Focused Therapy.
As the first certified Gestalt Therapist with Children and Adolescents (West Coast Institute) in the SE Asia region, Sock Kuan is excited to further her work with children and their families on coping with stress, attachment, challenging behaviours and loss issues in the Gestalt approach. Sock Kuan is also the approved WCI trainer and supervisor for candidates in the WCI Certification Programme.
As a registered Clinical Member and Clinical Supervisor of the Singapore Association for Counselling, she is also extensively involved in the training and supervision of therapists, psychologists and social workers in the mental health profession. Besides being certified with West Coast Institute, she is also a Certified Practitioner in Therapeutic Play Skills with Play Therapy International (UK).
Dr. Alicia Pon, Consultant
Alicia has been a child psychotherapist and social worker for over 20 years. Her training is in General Psychology, Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Play Therapy, Sandplay Therapy, Somatic Experiencing®, Grief Counseling and Social Work. Her experiences and specializations include divorce & separation, grief & loss, complex trauma, adoption & attachment, developmental stresses, and parent-child relationship.
Alicia spent the last 16 years in Hong Kong in a private practice group as well as serving as Honorary Assistant Professor with the University of Hong Kong and Hong Kong Shue Yan University. She lectured and supervised undergraduate and post graduate students as well as being involved in the research on Somatic Work, Psycho-oncology, Play Therapy and End of Life in the University department.
In 2017, Alicia relocated to Singapore where she is now serving as a Senior Lecturer with the National University of Singapore. She also provides consultation services to support children and their families who have to deal with complex trauma, grief & loss, and death and dying issues.
Alicia is a Registered Play Therapy – Supervisor (RPT-S: S1618) for both the Association of Play Therapy (US) and Play Therapy International (HK). She is also an Approved Play Therapy Provider (APT Provider: 10-279).