Fiona has a Masters Degree and Diploma in Counselling with significant experience in face to face therapy. She is originally from Ireland and has lived and worked in Singapore for the past fifteen years. She has also lived in Germany, the UK and China so has a good appreciation and understanding of the challenges that face both the local and international communities.
Fiona’s background is in Secondary & Adult Education, where she has gained a wealth of experience working with both adults and children. Her work experience range from counselling, teaching and training. She works with families, couples, and individuals.
Fiona adopts a person-centered approach in her work and believes that having a strong and positive relationship with the client is very important in helping the client feel safe, comfortable and protected during therapy.
She uses an integrative approach and understanding of the counselling process. Fiona tailors her therapeutic approach depending on the presenting issues of each client, which involves assessing and delivering interventions and adapting treatment to a client’s individual needs. Psycho-education is something of value that she offers and teaches.
She works in a wide range of areas including but not limited to:
- Relationship problems,
- Family issues,
- Stress management
- Anger management
- Marital/Couple Therapy
- Adolescent Counselling
- Parenting Issues
- Depression and Anxiety related issues
- Identifying life-traps and how to deal with them,
- Codependencyandrelationship issues