The Team

Dr. Valerie Jaques

PhD in Clinical Psychology

Valerie Jaques is the first Malaysian psychologist to venture into the organizational world in addition to a therapeutic clinical and community practice. Besides being skilled in psychological assessment, she is experienced in the areas of employee assistance programs, coaching & counselling, crisis management, career direction and customized training. She obtained a Bachelor of Science (Hons) Degree from Universiti Sains Malaysia in 1987 and a Master of Arts Degree in Psychology in 1997 from the Ateneo De Manila University Philippines and recently in 2018, completed her PhD in Clinical Psychology where the focus of her dissertation was on shame as a trait in personality pathology. Read more…


She has been involved in stress management since 1999 after she obtained her Bachelor of Psychology (Hons) from the University of Hertfordshire, UK. Besides her working at the Malaysian Mental Health Association, Fazlin’s work expanded into research and bio-feedback training as well as stress management programmes while working at UKM Faculty of Medicine. Read more..

Siew Lin

Siew Lin’s deep interest in human psychology and her passion to work with people and to see them grow individually motivated her to pursue a Masters in Counseling from University Malaya. She is passionate to work with people and to see them grow individually as well as in groups being influenced positively through various therapeutic approaches including process painting. Read more..



A licensed counsellor, holds two Masters Degrees (Social Work and Counselling). She began working with women, and families from all walks of life, mainly having issues of abuse ranging from types of physical, psychological and sexual violence. Her interests range from individual therapy, marriage counselling and employee assistance programs to work life balance. Read more..


He specialises in therapy for children and adolescents with special needs. Graduated in 2004 with a Master of Arts in Developmental Psychology from Ateneo de Manila University in the Philippines, he continued to garner Erasmus Mundus, Master of Arts in Special Education Needs and Inclusive Education from the Roehampton University (London), Fontys University (Netherlands) and Charles University (Prague) in 2010. Read more..

Maznah Binti Ibrahim

She has extensive experience working with pre-school children and youth especially in the area of child sexual abuse. She obtained her Masters of Science (Guidance & Counselling) in 2006 after her basic degree in Bachelor of Science (Human Development) from Universiti Putra Malaysia. She is one of the few mental health professionals in Malaysia that uses creative and play therapy in her sessions with children. Read more..

Chris Ng

A consultant in programme development and training for various corporate clients and organizations. He is also a play therapist. He works with individuals and groups in corporate or community settings on stress management. He believes in creativity and incorporates creative work in his training modules as well as interventions. Over the years Chris has worked primarily with children and youths as well as working with adults who work with children and youths in various areas and capacities. Read more..

Geraldine SzetoGerry, with a Masters in Social Science (Counseling) from the Edith Cowan University, Perth, Australia, is actively involved with various organizations in Singapore in her capacity as a counselor. A licensed member of Singapore Association of Counselors and the Action Group for Mental Illness (AGMI) Singapore, Geraldine is also a much sought-after consultant for stress-related issues. Read more..
Johann Sagmit

Johann Andrew V. Sagmit, or more warmly known as AJ, is an active theory builder in the field of clinical assessment and personality psychology. He spends hours in construction and validation of scales towards achieving Asian norms. He teaches both graduate and undergraduate psychology courses at the renowned schools of Ateneo De Manila and La Salle in the Philippines and is known to many as a knowledge seeker. Read more..

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