DPsych (Clinical), BSc (hons) Psych
Dr Kum Yew Siew has been with Promises Healthcare since 2010. He has been providing psychotherapy to persons with alcohol, drug, gambling, shoplifting, pornography and sex addiction since 2009. Previously, he was with Tan Tock Seng Hospital and Shan You Counselling Centre, providing individual and group therapy to persons with psychological problems like anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, psychosis, and insomnia.
Kum Yew is trained in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, psychometric assessment, and the psychological treatment of anxiety, depression and alcohol, drug, gambling and sexual addiction. He adopts a person-centered integrative approach to helping clients cope with and surmount the psychological and emotional challenges of life. He sees these challenges as opportunities for learning and growing, and bringing greater meaning and fulfillment to one’s life. He believes in the innate capacity of every person to grow and heal, and bring forth an essence that is accessible at all times, hope.