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How to cope with or help one with Eating Disorders over the Holiday Season

How to cope with or help one with Eating Disorders over the Holiday Season

Written by: Henny Tan, Senior Clinical Psychologist Most of us look forward to the festive season. After all “‘tis the season to be jolly”. It is a time for family and friends to be gathered together, often with the accompaniment of special treats and food. However,...

Circular Causality in Family Issues: How to raise emotionally and mentally healthier children

Circular Causality in Family Issues: How to raise emotionally and mentally healthier children

Written by: Dr Mark Toh, Senior Consultant Psychologist What Is Circular Causality?: Understanding Your Child’s Reactions The American Psychological Association defines ‘Circular Causality’ as a sequence of causes and effects that leads back to the original cause and...

Henny Tan Shares With The Straits Times About The Sensitivities Of Speaking With Someone With Eating Disorders

Henny Tan Shares With The Straits Times About The Sensitivities Of Speaking With Someone With Eating Disorders

Henny was interviewed by the Straits Times for her views on "What to say - and not to say - to someone with a suspected eating disorder". Here's a snippet from her quotes: a patient may misinterpret comments like "You look well" or "You look healthy" to mean "You look...

June Fong shares with Straits Times on her thoughts about the uptick in young people seeking help for mental health issues

June Fong shares with Straits Times on her thoughts about the uptick in young people seeking help for mental health issues

The Straits Times spoke with Senior Forensic Psychologist June Fong about her thoughts about "Some clinics see an uptick in young people seeking help for mental health issues". She shared: "I think the incident... has actually opened a lot of parents' eyes to the...

Youths’ lax mindset, liberal attitudes on drugs pose stiff challenge to S’pore authorities’ zero tolerance stance

Youths’ lax mindset, liberal attitudes on drugs pose stiff challenge to S’pore authorities’ zero tolerance stance

TODAY Online interviewed Dr Sandor Heng of Visions by Promises, the addictions treatment arm of Promises Healthcare, about his views regarding the current methods taken towards those suffering from drug addictions. Here is his quote: Dr Sandor Heng of Visions by...

This elderly man with Alzheimer’s killed his granddaughter. He says he doesn’t remember

This elderly man with Alzheimer’s killed his granddaughter. He says he doesn’t remember

CNN Digital spoke with Dr Jacob Rajesh to give his views regarding a case that shocked the nation of Japan where a teenage girl was stabbed to death by her elderly grandfather. Here's his quote: Jacob Rajesh, a senior forensic psychiatrist at the Promises Healthcare...