MEET THE PEOPLE

 

AMINDSET counsellors have varying levels of experience and price points to match. All are qualified to practice and are supervised by our Clinical Supervisor, Liz. Their training includes techniques as varied as cognitive behavioural therapy, addiction & couples therapy. Many have particular niches or specialities which you can browse below. They are all dedicated to providing a professional and effective counselling service. Our Counsellors offer affordable counselling to our Hong Kong and Global audience with multiple language capabilities and varied cultural backgrounds

The Team

Liz and Anoush are our primary, experienced professionals

Please select below for more details and fee information

Liz McCaughey

Liz McCaughey

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...

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Anoush Davies

Anoush Davies

PARENT COACHING | LIFE COACHING | HYPNOTHERAPY.  Languages: English & Russian.  Anoush is a certified clinical hypnotherapist, a professional life and family coach, an NLP master practitioner and the founder of Upbright Global, a boutique coaching and training business based in Hong Kong....

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Our Level 1 Counsellors

Our Level 1 counsellors have completed their Master of Counsellor course. They have experience both as counsellors and in real life and are well into their professional careers. They all attend Clinical Supervision with Liz McCaughey to enhance their knowledge and efficacy and to ensure the continuing high standard of the AMINDSET team

The following Counsellors charge HK$850 per Session

Anoush Davies

Anoush Davies

LIFE COACHING.  Languages: English & Russian.  Anoush is a certified life coach (ACC ICF), NLP master practitioner and certified hypnotherapist (EKAA, IDMHA) based in Hong Kong and practising online across the planet. Her holistic approach brings clarity, direction and positive support for her...

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Nimishaa Mohinani

Nimishaa Mohinani

Master of Counselling, Monash University, HK. Languages: English. As a counsellor, Nimishaa wants to empower her clients with a greater understanding of themselves as well as tools they may need to enhance their own well-being. Nimishaa believes counselling sessions are a collaborative and safe...

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Lara Melwani

Lara Melwani

Master of Counselling, Monash University, HK. Languages: English. Lara is a mother of two teenagers and has lived and worked in HK for over 20 years, having previously lived and worked in Africa and the UK.  As a counsellor, she is passionate about the positive impact therapy can have on the...

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Monisha Dadlani

Monisha Dadlani

Master of Counselling, Monash University, HK. Languages: English. Monisha is a trained paediatric nurse who has worked in private practice for close to two decades. In the last five years, she specialised in working with OBGYN patients and was continually depended on for her calm bedside manner...

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Janet Cheung

Janet Cheung

Master of Counselling, Monash University, HK. Languages: English, Mandarin and Cantonese.  Janet grew up in Hong Kong and Singapore and has a keen interest and appreciation of different cultures, bringing a sensitive, culturally-informed approach to her therapeutic work. Having been in education...

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Cecilia Yu

Cecilia Yu

Master of Counselling, Monash University, HK. Languages: English and Mandarin.  I am originally from Taiwan and moved to Hong Kong in 2003 after studying in the United States. I worked in multinational corporations, tech start-ups and educational institutions. I am familiar with the challenges of...

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Rachel Juriansz

Rachel Juriansz

Master of Counselling: Monash University, HK.  Languages: English.  Hello. My name’s Rachel and I truly believe counselling offers a scientifically proven path to help people manage various troubling emotional, psychological and other issues. In life, it’s easy to become negative, lost, stuck and...

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Sarah Buerckner

Sarah Buerckner

Master of Counselling, Monash University, Hong Kong   Sarah’s counselling style is based on the creation of respectful and trusting relationships with her clients. She is a warm and caring person who is genuinely interested in helping and supporting people. Sarah creates a safe and welcoming...

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Our Level 1 Counsellors in Waiting

These counsellors have completed their Master of Counselling and can no longer practice under the auspices of  Monash University. But, until they receive their certificates, join a counsellor’s association and be eligible for insurance, they cannot practice professionally. Therefore, they are waiting eagerly for the administration to be completed and they are able to join their colleagues in the LCC  Level 1 team in October 2021

Evgeny Evseev

Evgeny Evseev

Master of Counselling, Monash University, HK.  Language: English.    “Having been the object of adversities and diversity in my life, I have learned that the dominant dissimilar common matter underlying everyone’s state is one’s inherent energy, which affects their behaviour; state of health;...

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Rebecca Bushell

Rebecca Bushell

Master of Counselling, Monash University, HK. Languages: English. Rebecca has degrees in Midwifery, as well as Biology and Psychology, acquired before moving to Hong Kong in 2014. Since arriving in Hong Kong, Rebecca has worked in private settings - both hospital and clinic - as a midwife and an...

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Our Level 2 Counsellors

Our Level 2 counsellors are Master of Counsellor students who are already counsellors but need counselling practice as part of their Masters course. They offer very affordable counselling under our Low-Cost Counselling scheme, with the mutual benefit of helping both the students and their clients. They all attend Clinical Supervision with Liz McCaughey to improve their progress and to ensure the continuing high standard of the AMINDSET team

Our Level 2 Counsellors charge HKD350 per Session

Amanda Sheppard

Amanda Sheppard

Master of Counselling Student, Monash University, HK. Languages: English.  Amanda is committed to helping clients navigate life’s difficult moments, from dealing with unplanned changes to developing everyday coping skills to strengthen their emotional wellbeing. An advocate of person-centred...

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Nicolson Siu Yat Fan

Nicolson Siu Yat Fan

Master of Counselling Student, Monash University, HK. Languages: English.  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...

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Melody Funk

Melody Funk

Master of Counselling Student, Monash University, HK. Languages: English & Cantonese.  Life can be stormy at times and we can get lost in it. No matter what your struggles are, be hopeful, storms will eventually subside. Melody truly believes that taking up the Master of Counselling program at...

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Chris Dudgeon

Chris Dudgeon

Master of Counselling Student, Monash University, HK. Language: English.  My name is Chris.  As a counsellor, I enjoy working with people who feel stuck or overwhelmed and want to find new ways of living. Whilst life is complicated, our wellbeing is rooted in our capacity to cope and respond to...

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Elise Phillipson

Elise Phillipson

Master of Counselling Student, Monash University, HK. Languages: English, German and Dutch.  Elise is a counsellor who is committed to helping those going through transitions in their lives – voluntary or involuntary - and including LGBTQ+ communities. She helps them learn how to accept and...

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Janette Yuen

Janette Yuen

Master of Counselling Student, Monash University, HK.  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...

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Megan Chang

Megan Chang

Master of Counselling Student, Monash University, HK.  Languages: English, Mandarin, or Cantonese.  Megan moved to HK from Taiwan 11 years ago. While pursuing a Master’s Degree in Marketing, she found that her interest resided in psychology related studies and so she focused on consumer behaviour...

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Angela Walker

Angela Walker

Master of Counselling Student, Monash University, HK.  Languages: English.  Talking about our innermost emotions and experiences is not always easy, so it is normal to feel anxious when attending counselling. Angela understands all relationships are based on trust and counselling is no exception....

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Kelly Hutchison

Kelly Hutchison

Master of Counselling Student, Monash University, HK.  Languages: English.  Kelly is a corporate executive by background, with 20+ years working in senior Human Resources roles across a range of industries around the world.  Most recently, she has been focused on helping people navigate the...

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Melissa Chim

Melissa Chim

Master of Counselling Student, Monash University, HK.  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...

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Karuna Kapoor

Karuna Kapoor

Master of Counselling Student, Monash University, HK.  Languages: English.  Karuna is from India and has been residing in Hong Kong for almost 25 years which she now considers her home. Although she has worked in multiple industries in the corporate sector, her attentiveness to mental wellness has...

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Dr. Jaideep Sengupta

Dr. Jaideep Sengupta

Master of Counselling Student, Monash University, HK.  Languages: English.  Jaideep is a university professor in Hong Kong and has taught and interacted with audiences across the world (US, UK, Russia, India, China), ranging from undergraduates to senior executives. Jaideep became interested in...

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