Senior Clinical Psychologist
Anba is a senior clinical psychologist and is registered with the Singapore Register of Psychologists (SRP) and the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and holds a professional membership with the Singapore Psychological Society (SPS). He has experience in the assessment and intervention of various mental illness and cognitive functioning. His experience in treating a range of mental health issues include but not limited to anxiety disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), mood disorders, adjustment disorders, stress and behavioural problems. He also works on psychological aspects of managing and coping with chronic pain, psychosomatic concerns, medical conditions, Tourette Syndrome (TS) as well as dealing with sleep problems and anger management issues.
Previously, Anba has provided psychological services at both local and overseas hospitals and mental health services (community, inpatient and outpatient). Anba’s intervention framework is determined from a client-focused perspective. He believes that when therapeutic interventions are tailored effectively to clients’ needs, the doors to recovery open. Through his interest in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Mindfulness based therapy and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Anba has developed a variety of therapeutic intervention skills to assist clients from different cultural backgrounds manage challenges that life inevitably brings.
Anba has also experience in administering a wide range of psychometric assessments, especially in child and adolescent populations (IQ, academic, attentional, memory, behavioral and emotional testing). Additionally, he prepares psychological reports for SPED school applications as well as for academic accommodations/special considerations for students at all levels.
Born in Singapore and having lived, studied and worked in various countries (USA, France and Australia), Anba understands the different challenges and adjustments faced by the international community. He is multilingual – fluent in English and Tamil and is also keen to provide therapy to those who are comfortable speaking in both French and English in sessions
To make an appointment please contact us at +65 6397 7309 or email CLINIC@PROMISES.COM.SG