Student Forum: Becoming a Psychologist
This forum aims to to tackle questions on life after graduation as well as queries on career and study prospects to further work in this field. Keynote presentations by:
Clare Yeo (President, Singapore Psychological Society)
as well as Psychologist talking about their respective psychological pathways including: Clinical, Community, Forensic, Organisational, Educational and Developmental Psychology.
Nicholas Lim: Welcome Address and Developmental Psychology
BPsych (Aus) MA Applied Psych (Sin)
Clare Yeo: Keynote Presenter and Clinical Psychology
BPsych (W Aust) MPsych (Clin & Health) (Curtin)
Senior Principal Clinical Psychologist
Department of Psychology Institute of Mental Health (IMH)
Adrian Toh: Clinical Psychology
Tan Tock Seng Hospital
Jennifer Teoh: Forensic Psychology
MPsych (Forensic) (Aus)
Director and Senior Principal Forensic Psychologist Clinical and Forensic Psychology Service
Ministry of Social and Family Development
Tey Beng Huan: Organisational Psychology
BSc Applied Psych (Aus) MPsych (Occupational) (UK) PGDip (Sin)
Psychologist, OPRA-Asia Pte Ltd
Peter Tan: Community Psychology
Psychologist / Leader of Community Psychology Hub
Dr Chelsea Chew: Educational Psychology (Session 1)
Dpsych (Educational) (Aus)
Lecturer in NIE, NTU
Angelia Chua: Educational Psychology (Session 2)
BSc (Psych) (Sin) PGDE (Physical Education) (Sin) MPsych (Educational) (UK)
Senior Educational Psychologist
Psychological Services Branch, Ministry of Education
Missed out? Fret not! Here are some write ups from our student volunteers
Photos from the day:
PEC team Carlin Lee introducing and welcoming all students and guest at the beginning of the day!
Public Education Chair Nicholas Lim giving his welcome address
President of SPS Clare Yeo delivering her keynote address
Clare continuing to address important issues for Psychologist in Singapore
Jennifer Teoh providing insights into the realm of Forensic Psychology
Jennifer helping students understand the difference between Clinical and Forensic Psych.
Nicholas Lim giving a discussion about what Developmental Psychologist do
Adrian Toh providing insight into what Clinical Psychologist do from a hospital perspective.
Dr Chew highlighting the role of Educational Psychologist in Singapore.
Peter Tan, Head of Community Psychology Hub helping students understand what Community Psychology is all about.
Clare Yeo providing more insight into who Clinical Psychologist are
Angelia Chua providing the second talk on Educational Psychologist in Singapore.
Happy troopers having lunch after a very successful seminar!
A great turnout!
The happy team behind this forum! SPS thanks everyone for joining us in our first ever student forum and we hope that you will continue to grow and learn together as one solid profession!
Do stay tune for more upcoming events! We have a whole load of events lined up in the coming months and you would not want to miss out!