Meet The Team

Eugene Chong

​Director / Principal Counselling Psychologist

BSc (Psych), MSc (Coun. Psych), MACA, MSPS, MAPACS (L4S), Certified MBTI/DISC facilitator, NLP Practitioner, Prepare/Enrich Seminar Director, T-JTA Trainer, PwC Facilitator, CTRTC, SFBT, Ericksonian Hypnosis, EMDR (L2), Schema (L2), Gottman (L3) & Registered Supervisor (ACA & APACS)

Eugene Chong is the Director / Principal Counseling Psychologist with Seeding Minds. He is also an adjunct lecturer at various schools that offer approved psychology and counseling training programmes, from Diploma to Masters Levels.

Eugene has extensive experience in working with youth with mental health needs in psychiatric rehabilitation and educational institutions. Eugene also worked in clinical settings in hospital and rehabilitation centres provides clinical counseling and group therapy for patients with Schizophrenia, Depression & Anxiety disorders. He uses an array of psychometric tools, ranging from Intelligence, Personality, Behavioural & Cognitive to assess the functionality of an individual. His therapeutic approach mainly revolves around post-modern concepts, brief work with clients through the theories of SFBT and CTRT. Other approaches like Schema therapy, EMDR, and Erkisonian Hypnosis were used appropriately. 

He provides two certification courses for participants who are keen in personality and marital issues, as a seminar director for 
Prepare/Enrich Accreditation, a psychometric instrument for couples and T-JTA trainer for couple’s personality profiling. In couples counselling, he utilized Gottman approach in the intervention and completed Gottman Level 3 training. As for specific team dynamics, conflicts management, career counselling, he uses MBTI & DISC as tools to guide teams into resolution. He also conducts mental wellness talks in various organisations ie, corporate, education, and religious settings and is an associate consultant with Workplace OptionsHMI Institute of Health Sciences, Health can be fun and Optum

Besides the clinical aspects, he was involved as one of the pioneers in the setup of the Hope counseling services under 
Hope Centre (Singapore) and currently oversees the counselling in Hope Church Singapore. In addition, he is also the founding member/committee member for the Association of Psychotherapists and Counsellors Singapore (APACS) and the ex-board member of Family Life First (FLF). He is a full member of the Singapore Psychological Society (SPS), International Member of Australia Counselling Association (ACA) & APACS-L4S. He is also a registered supervisor with ACA & APACS.   

He is able to conduct therapy in English, Mandarin as well as Cantonese.

Please email 
eugenechong@seeding-minds.com for booking of appointment at least 2 days in advance.

Jeslyn Lim

Developmental Psychologist / Psychotherapist

BA (App Psych & Org Psych), MEd (Dev Psych), Advanced Certification in 5-PATH Hypnotherapy, Certified 7-PATH Self-Hypnosis Teacher, Registered Practitioner & Supervisor (APACS) & ACTA

Jeslyn Lim is the Managing Director. Developmental Psychologist and Certified Hypnotist at Mind Culture. Trained in Applied Psychology and Organisational Psychology at an undergraduate level, Masters degree in Developmental Psychology, and post-graduate as a Hypnotherapist.

She is a certified practitioner of Integral Eye Movement Therapy (IEMT) and a member of 
Association for IEMT Practitioner. Jeslyn is also a full member of Singapore Psychological Society (SPS), as well as a Board Comittee Member in Association of Psychotherapists and Counsellors Singapore (APACS). With extensive experience working in the service and education sectors, she had attained vast opportunities to work with disadvantaged and disenfranchised children, youth, as well as adults (with a specialty in the psychological dysfunction, intellectually disabled individuals and their families).
As a psychologist and a hypnotherapist, she took charge of clinical assessment and program, individual behavioural plan (IBP) development, clinical supervision and clinical meetings with parents. With experience in behavioural and language intervention (trained in ABLLS™‐R, ABA & VB techniques/ physiology) and alongside with hypnotherapeutic work, she is 
National Guild of Hypnotists (NGH) Certified with an Advanced Certification In 5-PATH®, as well as a 7th PATH Self-Hypnosis Teacher. ​Jeslyn works closely with clients in achieving individualized learning goals progressively. Apart from her work experience in the social service industry, Jeslyn also spent years in the private sectors at management level, ensuring employees’ well-being by performing conflict resolution, and providing counselling services. This further fortified her skills in dealing with clients regarding matters of safety, crisis, and restorative management. She developed therapeutic interventions to promote motivation and heighten work morale as well as work ethics. Additionally, Jeslyn is experienced in the medical sector as a senior surgical operating assistant, dealing with patients and cases that included financial hardship, phobias, and socio-emotional needs.

Please email 
jeslyn.lim@mindculture.com.sg for booking of appointment at least 2 days in advance.

Jacquelyn Peh

Counselling Psychotherapist

MSc (Prof Counselling), Dip (LDM, Child Psych), Registered Practitioner & Supervisor (ACA & APACS), Prof Member (ACCS), DISC Administrator, Cert Behavioral Consultant & Career Coach

Jacquelyn is a Counselling Psychotherapy Practitioner with Masters Degree training in Social Sciences Professional Counselling and a Diploma major in Learning Disorder Management and Child Psychology. 

 

She has been in counselling practice since 2008 and has journeyed with many across the sectors of youth, adults and the Senior community going through chronic mental illness and emotional health issues. Her extensive experience involves clinical rehabilitation work with adults and the senior community diagnosed with Schizophrenia condition in the psychiatric rehabilitation centre as well as a repertoire of school-based counselling work with at-risk and special needs adolescences and youths in the education settings. Her main clinical based approach is Cognitive Behavioral and Psychotherapy with the direction of advancing towards the use of creative and integrative approaches for the effective holistic intervention in the therapeutic process. Jacquelyn is a registered Practitioner and Supervisor with L4S accreditation under the Association of Psychotherapist and Counsellors Spore (APACS) and a Professional Member under the Association of Christian Counsellors Spore (ACCS).

 

With the past 12 years of corporate career experience in the TV media and broadcasting industry, her services have extended to areas of career coaching and consulting support, helping with workplace and career issues. She is also an affiliate counselling service provider for the Employee Assistance Program (EAP) under the Workplace Options. 


Please email jacquelynpeh@seeding-minds.com for booking of appointment at least 2 days in advance.  

Pauline Leong

Counselling Psychotherapist

Master of Social Work, Master of Social Science (Professional Counselling), Bachelor of Health Science (Nursing), Registered Counsellor (SAC), Registered Social Worker (SASW)

Pauline has 16 years of experience working with children, teenagers, families, individuals, and couples. She started her counselling career with a voluntary welfare organization, providing counselling, case management, and managerial services for persons with mental illness. Pauline also enjoyed counselling youths-at-risk in schools, conducted workshops for parents and youths, and counselling individuals, couples, families, and ex-offenders. Pauline worked extensively as a social worker with children suffering from chronic illnesses and potentially life-threatening illnesses, and their families. She has a great passion for providing counselling and case management of the elderly with dementia and mental health issues, and their caregivers. Pauline also provides supervision to social workers and counsellors in their work and facilitate learning through different approaches. With the extensive counselling and social work experiences, Pauline’s passion is to provide psychosocial support to the clients through private counselling practice. The main interests are family therapy, cognitive behavioural therapy, social work, mental health and parenting talks, training and supervision.

Pauline’s specialty in counselling and case management of persons with mental health issues such as depression, anxiety, bipolar disorders, and schizophrenia.  She is trained in counselling couples with issues such as conflict, divorce, and separation. She provides family counselling with issues such as caregiving stress, parenting, financial, addiction, family violence. Pauline has experience in counselling children and adolescents with issues such as identity, self-esteem, mental health, behavioural problems, school refusal, addiction, school stress.  She has experience counselling individuals with issues related to stress, self-esteem, anger, grief and bereavement, interpersonal conflicts, finding meaning and purpose in life.  She is trained in counselling caregivers and the elderly with biopsychosocial issues such as chronic or terminal illnesses, depression, anxiety, self-harm, caregiver stress, advanced care planning, elder abuse.  She is experienced in facilitating group work/therapy and training for parents, caregivers, children, adolescents and adults.  She has been involved in supervising and training social workers, counsellors, case managers, and caseworkers. 

Pauline is trained in Systemic Family Therapy, Bowen Family Therapy, Gottman Couple Therapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Ecological Systems Theory in counselling, case management, family work, group work and supervision of counsellors and social workers.

 

Pauline is conversant in English, Mandarin, Teochew, and Hokkien.

Please email jade1eaf@yahoo.com for booking of appointment at least 2 days in advance.

Blythe Chong

Counselling Psychotherapist

Master of Counselling (M.Couns), MACA, MAPACS (Level 4S),

Master Solution Focused Brief Therapy Practitioner, Registered Practitioner & Supervisor (ACA & APACS)

Blythe is the Director at Our Journey Counselling and Wellness. She is also the Vice-President of the Association of Psychotherapists and Counsellors Singapore (APACS). Blythe is dedicated to improving the lives of others and one of her greatest strengths is her ability to build strong therapeutic alliance with her clients.

Blythe is passionate about helping people overcome their life challenges and started her social work career in 2007.

She has worked extensively with schools in Singapore providing counselling services, talks and workshops. She led a team

of youth workers in school-based outreach and is experienced with development of programmes. In the past two years,

she started designing self-care toolkit for individuals and conducted self-care trainings at different institutions (Doverpark Hospice, Children's Aid Society, Lee Ah Mooi, Gladiolus Place etc). Also, she believes that when a person is given a safe space, he/she has the freedom to explore his/her life in order to learn and work through areas of tension keeping them stuck. She adopts a solution focused approach where she assist her clients achieve their goals through development of resources

and insights, she firmly believes that every person can find joy and fulfilment in their life if they are willing to invest in

self-discovery and personal growth.

Blythe is fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese. 

Please email blythe@journey.sg for booking of appointment at least 2 days in advance. 

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