Nicolson Siu Yat Fan

Nicolson Siu Yat Fan

Master of Counselling Student, Monash University, HK.

Fee: HK$350 per 50mins. 

Languages: English, Cantonese

Nicolson has a very rich fundamental background, based on his teaching role as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Counselling and Psychology of Hong Kong Shue Yan University, and his solid research experience gained from running the Positive Psychology Laboratory. After more than 10 years of teaching, he has become well-equipped and experienced in mentoring and counselling – particularly with the young.

Nicolson is also a Registered Horticultural Therapist (RHT). He gained good practical experience through engaging in different horticultural therapy programs. The role of RHT exposed Nicolson to different types of clients, from children, adolescents, parents, working adults, and the elderly.

Being a Master of Counselling student at Monash University, where Nicolson learns professional clinical techniques, he has gradually established himself as an empathetic and non-judgmental counsellor.

Combining knowledge, practical experience and clinical techniques, Nicolson is able to offer clients a safe, respectful and supportive environment, explore their issues together and address them appropriately.

​Nicolson is available for Low-Cost Counselling (LCC) sessions in English.

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Deborah Hanley

Deborah Hanley

Master of Counselling Student, Monash University HK.

Fee: HK$350 per 50mins. 

Languages: English. 
 

Deborah is dedicated to making a difference in people’s lives. She understands the complex factors relating to a person’s  health, physical, emotional, psychological and social needs.

Originally from the United Kingdom, Deborah has lived in Hong Kong since 2007. As a pastoral leader in international education, and a physical and health educator, she has worked successfully with young families from a wide range of cultural backgrounds.  She is looking to work with individuals who have specific needs relating to their family relationships, friendships, education, work and health. She is committed to helping individuals manage their day-to-today challenges and find realistic and achievable goals through a person-centred approach.

Deborah is dedicated to enhancing her professional abilities throughout her career. She is currently practicing traditional counselling methods such as cognitive behavioural therapy and positive psychology, and is broadening her skills to take into account an individuals’ overall well-being to incorporate a more holistic approach.

Deborah is available for Low-Cost Counselling (LCC) sessions in English. 

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Liz McCaughey

Liz McCaughey

NOTE: Liz is not accepting any new clients.  ANALYTICAL PSYCHOTHERAPIST, CLINICAL SUPERVISOR, COUNSELLOR, PRESENTER, and BUSINESS & CAREER MENTOR

Language: English. 

Liz McCaughey is the Co-Founder of AMindset, her HK-based company, and Kumara which is based in Australia. She has over 15 years of clinical experience in the treatment of general psychological disorders. She specialises in depression, anxiety, work or study stress & relational conflicts.  Liz is also a presenter of multiple workshops relating to psychological and spiritual subjects.

She is renowned for bridging the gaps between psychology, spirituality, and human potential. Using her psychology training, life experience, and spiritual knowledge she weaves modern science with ancient spiritual text and brings about real solutions at an individual and group level.

Liz has supported and facilitated group therapy sessions and presented workshops for large corporations, as well as at universities and military locations. In her workshops, Liz’s teaching is filled with wisdom – but also laughter. Liz teaches from a perspective of personal experience by drawing on her rich and varied life. With a career structure that includes being an air traffic controller, corporate businesswoman, psychotherapist, mentor, mother, and spiritual entrepreneur, Liz has a depth of awareness and expertise to benefit all people – young to old.

Liz’s therapy provides a supportive and safe environment that enables clients to explore their present difficulties and find ways of resolving them. Liz assists people to empower themselves through, knowledge, psychological awareness, and stress-relief techniques of mindfulness and meditation.

Born in Scotland, Liz did not wait long to start travelling and enjoying the rich experiences that places like India, the USA, Germany, Hong Kong, Australia, Africa, China, New Zealand, South America, Poland, Central America, Scandinavia, and Russia have to offer. She has lived and worked in the UK, Germany, Australia, and Hong Kong.

Through her Daily Mind Matters Page Liz offers free audio meditations and practical techniques to cope with the various problems that present in life.

Liz lives in Hong Kong with her husband, Roger. When Rog and Liz are not working they spend their time travelling the world and also visiting their 3 sons in the various locations of the UK and Australia.

The Therapy sessions that Liz offers can be found HERE.

The Workshops that Liz presents can be found HERE

Her workshops are presented at various locations in Central, HK.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Clinical Supervisor, ACA College of Supervisors (2019)
  • Master of Counselling, Monash University (2018-2019)
  • Graduate Diploma Analytic Psychotherapy, Churchill Clinic, Australia (2009)
  • Diploma Analytic Psychotherapy, Churchill Clinic, Australia (2005)

Liz is our Senior Therapist and her fees are:

HK$ 1,800 for one 50mins session  –  HK$ 6,000 for a package of 4 sessions

Online Booking is available
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Contact Liz via What’s App:   +852 6270 9109

 

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Cecilia Yu

Cecilia Yu

Master of Counselling, Monash University, HK.

Fee: HK$1,150 per 50mins.

Languages: English and Mandarin. 

Cecilia Yu is originally from Taiwan and moved to Hong Kong in 2003. She has worked in multinational corporations, tech start-ups, and educational institutions throughout her career. Familiar with the challenges of working in demanding work environments, and managing complex teams, Cecilia also has expertise in positive parenting and helping families with special needs children.

Cecilia is passionate about providing psychological support for diverse individuals and groups to rebalance their lives towards healthy changes. She has trained to help clients with diverse needs and especially those with traumatic experiences to learn to process their overwhelming emotions. Cecilia offers a safe and confidential space to understand the client’s struggles and together they will explore thoughts, feelings, and behaviours, as well as learn how to handle hardships while moving towards a richer and more meaningful life.

Each session provides emotional support but also has a mission to set treatment plans collaboratively as a team. Cecilia provides counselling therapy methods best suited to the client’s needs. These methods include Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT),  Emotional Focus Therapy (EFT), Internal Family System Therapy (IFS), Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing Therapy (EMDR), and the Gottman Method for Couple’s Therapy.

 
Cecilia offers Counselling and Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing Therapy (EMDR) services in English and Mandarin
 
 
HK$1,150 per 50 min session – (Note that 4 x sessions are the minimum booking for the EMDR therapy – discounted packages of 4 are available via the link below)
 
 

Education & Qualifications: 

Monash University, Australia – Master of Counselling  /  University of Southern California, USA – Bachelor of Business Administration

EMDR Basic Training- Pursuing EMDRIA Certified Therapist status  /  Gottman Method Couples Therapy Training – Level 2 Certified

Prepare/Enrich Premarital & Marital Assessment Facilitator  /  Emotion-Focused Individual Therapy (EFIT) Level 1 Certificate Course

Certified Autism Spectrum Disorder Clinical Specialist (ASDCS), Evergreen Certifications

Member of the Australian Counselling Association (ACA)  /  Member of the EMDR International Association (EMDRIA)

Member of the Hong Kong Professional Counselling Association (HKPCA)  /  Member of the Hong Kong Society of Counselling and Psychology (HKSCP)

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Articles by Cecilia:

Befriend your Nervous System

Say No to Emotional Blackmail

Negative Emotions Can Be Good for You

Trauma & EMDR Therapy

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Melissa Chim

Melissa Chim

NOTE: Melissa is unable to take on any NEW clients at present. 

Master of Counselling, Monash University, HK.

Fee: HK$1,150 per 50mins. 

Languages: English, Cantonese and Mandarin. 

Melissa is a Hong Kong and England and Wales qualified lawyer. She is also a mediator and has worked in the financial services industry before she joined a statutory body. Her time in the legal and finance sectors gives her insight into work-related issues, such as stress, anxiety, sleep disorders, burnout and depression. Melissa enjoys working with adults on professional development and, in particular, helping working women develop a healthy and balanced approach to career progression. Melissa believes in a person-centred approach to therapy, tailoring each session to the needs of each client. The aim is to work with clients to untangle issues that may be holding them back and to formulate a clear path towards achieving their goals.

Melissa has spent most of her life in Hong Kong and considers this home. She studied in Hong Kong, Malaysia and Singapore and, having travelled extensively for work, Melissa is also familiar with issues that both children and adults face as a result of relocation. She is passionate about helping clients harness their own strengths to navigate major transitions.

Melissa is also an advocate for LGBTQ rights in Hong Kong and would love to offer a safe and confidential space to discuss any issues you may have.

Melissa is available for counselling services in English, Cantonese and Mandarin.

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Articles written by Melissa:

A Quarantine Survivors Guide

How and Why to be more Assertive

NOTE: Melissa is unable to take on any NEW clients at present. 

 

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Janette Yuen

Janette Yuen

NOTE: Janette is unable to take on any NEW clients at present. 

Master of Counselling, Monash University, HK.

Fee: HK$850 per 50mins. 

Languages: English, Cantonese and Mandarin. 

Janette has worked in various roles in the higher education industry for over 8 years. She has extensive experience working with teenagers, parents and adults from different countries within APAC and is familiar with the common challenges and struggles teenagers and their families have. She also has an in-depth understanding of Asian and Western cultures and values. She is now pursuing her passion and is studying for a Master of Counselling at Monash University.

Janette is patient, empathetic and open. She has a special interest in helping children, adolescents and families. She aims at providing a safe, non-judgmental and private space for her clients and building a strong therapeutic relationship with them. Janette believes each of her clients is unique and tailors her therapeutic approach to the individual’s needs and preferences. Working with clients collaboratively, she helps address and change unhealthy patterns in an empathetic, systematic and holistic way.

Originally from Hong Kong, Janette has lived and worked in Australia for over 10 years. Janette is fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin.

Janette is available for Low-Cost Counselling (LCC) sessions – More details here.

HK$850 per 50 min session – (Note that discounted packages of 4 sessions for HK$3,000 are available via the link below)

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NOTE: Janette is unable to take on any NEW clients at present. 

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