• Novena Medical Centre

    #09-22/23, 10 Sinaran Drive
  • Opening Hours

    Monday to Friday: 9am - 6pm
  • Appointment Only

    Contact 63977309
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The Relationship Between Media Multitasking and Executive Function in Early Adolescents

The increasing prevalence of media multitasking among adolescents is concerning because it may be negatively related to goal-directed behavior. This study investigated the relationship between media multitasking and executive function in 523 early adolescents (aged 11-15; 48% girls). The three central components of executive functions (i.e., working memory, shifting, and inhibition) were measured using self-reports and standardized performance-based tasks (Digit

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Myth Busting Mental Health – Youth Suicide

Let’s take a look at some common mental health myths about youth suicide and set the record straight. Attempted suicides are just a cry for attention. A suicide attempt should never be dismissed as ‘just a cry for attention’. A young person is highlighting that their level of internal distress is unmanageable and unbearable. They need help, not judgement. A

event sexual compulsivity
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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

Wonder of Spontaneity Psychodrama
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The Wonder of Spontaneity

For those of us who experience life as monotonous and rather soul-sucking there’s good news! Through accessing your spontaneity and creativity you can feel ALIVE. Our psychodrama and sociodrama workshops assist the return of playfulness and fun. One of the participants, Geralidine, commented “In my first workshop, I didn’t know what was going on, but the positive energy drew me

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Chill Skills – Managing Anger for 14 – 16 Year Olds

A CBT-based approach to helping your teenager manage his/her anger. Adolescents in this group will be encouraged to identify their angry feelings, problem solve and express them in various productive ways. Parents will also be required to attend 2 sessions where they will be taught strategies to help support their child. Thursday 4.30 – 5.30 pm (9 week programme) *Limited

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Dr. Munidasa Winslow

MBBS, M.Med.(Psych), CMAC, CCS, FAMS Dr Winslow has worked in general psychiatry and addiction medicine at IMH since 1988. He was one of the pioneers responsible for the setting up and development of addiction services both in the hospital and in the community. His last appointment was as chief of the Addiction Medicine Department, IMH. He has been a pioneer

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