• Novena Medical Centre

    #09-23, 10 Sinaran Drive
  • Opening Hours

    Monday to Friday: 9am - 6pm
  • For an Appointment, Call:

    +65 63977309
By - Cynthia

Care Community Fun Fair : 5 August 2017

HMI Institute of Health Sciences in support of the FestivalForGood (organised by raiSE) invites you to join us for hands-on experiences on caregiving through training simulations and fun activities. Some takeaway knowledge include: Knowing how to create a safe home environment for your aged parents/grandparents Safe feeding skills for Caregivers Understanding Caregivers’ stress & preventing/relieving these stresses Understanding how your aged parents/grandparents feel Recognising

By - Cynthia

NeuroStar TMS Therapy®

How Does NeuroStar TMS Therapy® Work? Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) uses a targeted pulsed magnetic field, similar to what is used in an MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) machine. While the patient is awake and alert, NeuroStar TMS Therapy stimulates areas of the brain that are underactive in depression.2 NeuroStar TMS Therapy is an in-office treatment that takes 37 minutes, is

By - Cynthia

A Play in Psychodrama

As I mentioned in my first article, the phrase,”reverse roles” was very much what I heard at my first psychodrama workshop. As this was uttered by the group leader, two people on the stage switched places and began playing the opposite role.   “This is it! “, I thought as I began to think of how I could use it in

By - Cynthia

What is Psychodrama?

This is a series of article about the Action Method of Psychodrama by Sharmini Winslow. “Reverse roles!”, the group leader shouted, and two people switched roles on stage and began enacting the opposite part. I was in the middle of my first Psychodrama workshop and all seemed chaotic and yet pleasantly therapeutic. What was going on? My desire to explore

Promises Healthcare Singapore Psychosis Jesudas Soundhraj
By - Cynthia

Psychosis

Psychosis can be a debilitating experience for individuals experiencing it. Hearing voices or thinking unusual or disturbing thoughts is common in psychosis. Having psychosis makes it difficult to figure out what is really happening and there is a break from reality. It results in individuals not being able to do the things they usually do—such as going to work or

Part Time Diploma in Counselling, Singapore
By - Cynthia

Diploma in Counselling

Part Time Diploma in Counselling, Singapore    Don’t miss out – programme starts September 016   The Diploma in Counselling programme is registered with the Council of Private Education (CPE). This programme is next scheduled to run in Singapore from September 2016. This is a part time programme which can be completed in 7 months. The Counselling programme aims to

Sociodrama Psychodrama Children Rebecca Walters Promises Healthcare
By - Cynthia

Sociodrama and Story in Childrens Groups

We are very excited to be presenting a sociodrama workshop for working with children run by Rebecca Walters from the Hudson Valley Psychodrama Institute.  Sociodrama is a natural, powerful and playful method for helping children develop problem solving skills and try out new behaviors and roles. It helps children learn how to self-regulate and develop impulse control as well as to

addiction
By - Cynthia

Understanding Addiction Series – What is Addiction?

All compulsions, whether to substances or behaviors are usually characterized and observed to have 3 distinct elements for it to be classified as an addiction. There is preoccupation or obsession: The individuals spend a large amount of time thinking and planning towards acting out their behavior or to obtain substances. There is also an increased amount of finances used to

relationship tune-up
By - Cynthia

What is a relationship tune-up?

Everyone who owns a car knows that it needs servicing periodically. We don’t wait till the car has broken down before we send it to the workshop. We do regular tune-up for the car so that we can ensure its smooth running and lifespan. What does it mean when we apply the analogy to a relationship? Relationships are just like

event sexual compulsivity
By - Cynthia

Working with clients who grapple with sexual compulsivity

This is an introductory workshop presented by Samuel Lee on the various theories of sexual compulsivity ( also sometimes referred to as ‘sexual addiction’) and its development. Case studies will be shared to illustrate how various psychotherapeutic interventions can be applied when working with such clientele. Target Audience This course will be useful for all those in helping professions like

63977309