DR PENNY TOK
Director and Head Psychologist (Educational and Developmental)
B.A. (Psychology), M.A. (Applied Psychology), PhD (Psychology)
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B. SocSci. (Hons.; Psychology), M Psych (Clinical)
Ms Lin is a Registered Psychologist with the Singapore Register of Psychologists (SRP). She obtained her Master of Psychology (Clinical) from the National University of Singapore in 2012, and further completed a Professional Programme in Trauma-Informed Interventions from UC Berkeley Extension, USA in 2019. She provides psychological assessment and intervention to children, adults and families who experience behavioural, emotional, learning as well as social communication challenges.
Prior to private practice, Ms Lin was a Clinical Psychologist at the Ministry of Social and Family Development, working with children and families within the Child Protection Service. She also worked at the Association for Persons with Special Needs (APSN), performing assessments and interventions for children and adults with mild intellectual disability, autism and attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Ms Lin uses a variety of evidence-based therapies in-session, including Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy. She believes in working closely with her clients to attain their therapy goals, and proactively engages their support network to achieve the best outcome.
B.A. (Hons.; Psychology), M.Ed. (Special Education)
Ms Adeline Chin is a Registered Psychologist of Singapore Registered Psychologists (SRP), International Affiliate Member of Australian Psychological Society (APS), and Full Member of IAAP, International Association of Applied Psychology (US). She specializes in assessing and supporting (intervention) children and adolescents with additional needs.
She is Orton Gillingham trained and a Certified Triple P (Positive Parenting Programme) facilitator. She has more than 20 years of working experience (since 1995) as a psychologist in various settings, such as schools, Boys’/Girls’/Children’s Home, hospital (KKH), Voluntary Welfare Organization and private settings. She has been providing positive parenting training, Standard (Individual/group) or Standard Pathways (Individual/group) for Clinical Forensic and Psychology Branch (CFPB), Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) since 2006.
She was a supervisor of the Master students (Applied Psychology) of National Institute of Education (NIE), Nanyang Technological University (Singapore) and provided supervision for the Junior psychologists of CFPB, MSF and other psychologists in the Voluntary Welfare Organization. She was also involved in a joined Research Project (as a psychologist volunteer) - HASI Test Study, by The Law Society of Singapore, Ministry of Social and Family Development and Singapore Psychological Society in year 2012.