CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Join us for our talks and events throughout the year to celebrate our 40th Anniversary
THE COUNSELLING JOURNEY – “WHERE DO I FIT IN?”
27th May 2022, Friday
Join Rev Sam Kuna as he shares the 6 stages in the development of a counsellor/psychotherapist formed out of his more than 35 years of practice, to unfold the question “The Counselling Journey – “Where do I fit in?”
MOTIVATIONAL INTERVIEWING AND THE LANGUAGE OF CHANGE
24th Jun 2022, Friday
Mr Viknesan provides a sneak preview to motivational interviewing approach that draws out intrinsic motivation from an individual to consider or make positive changes in their life.
THE ART OF VITAL-ISING SELF-CARE
22nd Jul 2022, Friday
As professionals whose art and core focus is to support and enhance the psychological and emotional well-being of individuals, it is imperative for us to engage in everyday micro moments of self-nourishment. Ms Rena Sivadas shares on how we can apply vital and vitalising everyday self-care techniques.
THE TRAUMA IMPACT OF COVID-19 PANDEMIC ON CHILDREN & ADOLESCENTS
19th Aug 2022, Friday (Rescheduled)
Due to the pandemic, mental health professionals observed that children and adolescents exhibit PTSD-like symptoms which resulted in a range of mental health-related issues. The presentation by Ms Michelle Koay will explore how counsellors can support young people to process their experiences and to gain a more constructive and positive meaning of what they have gone through.
SAC'S 40TH ANNIVERSARY SYMPOSIUM
20 Oct 2022, Thursday
Raffles Town Club
Join the Singapore Association for Counselling (SAC) in celebrating 40 years of caring for the Nation!
In conjunction with SAC 40th Anniversary, we will be organising the first SAC Symposium 2022 after a long period of hiatus. The Symposium would feature a keynote address by Dr Lee Boon Ooi. Dr Jessica Leong and Ms Ruth Chua would also share interesting topics you would not want to miss.
There will also be a breakout room segment where you will be able to sign up for topics you are interested in.
SAC'S 40TH ANNIVERSARY APPRECIATION DINNER
25 Nov 2022, Friday
Orchid Country Club
For SAC Members Only
Join the grand finale event for our 40th Anniversary celebrations as we express our deepest appreciation to the members and volunteers for their valuable contributions to make this possible.