Ho Yan Lin

Educational Qualifications:

  • • Masters in Guidance and Counselling, James Cook University
  • Bachelor of Arts (with Honors) in Psychology, cum laude, Yale-NUS College

Certifications:

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Psychological First Aid

Professional Registration:

  • Graduate Member, The British Psychological Society (2021 – 2022)

Clientele:

  • Children (0 - 12 years old)
  • Adolescents
  • Young Adults (18 – 21 years old)
  • Adults

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Ho Yan Lin

Counsellor & Psychotherapist

Ho Yan Lin

Yan Lin is a dedicated and compassionate counsellor and psychotherapist specialising in adolescent mental health and wellbeing. She creates a safe and welcoming space for clients using evidence-based therapeutic modalities like Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), person-centred therapy, and solution-focused brief therapy.

With a diverse background spanning both community and clinical settings, Yan Lin has honed her skills in providing individual and group counselling, wellbeing and positive psychology programs, and crisis interventions to young clients. Her experience has equipped her with a deep understanding of the complexities of mental health issues in adolescents and adults including but not limited to:

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Perfectionism
  • Procrastination
  • Special Educational Needs
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Interpersonal Relationships
  • Stress Management
  • Trauma
  • Oppositional and Disruptive Behaviors

Committed to empowering young people and fostering positive change, Yan Lin’s warm and empathetic manner creates a nurturing therapeutic environment where clients can explore their emotions, develop coping skills, and achieve personal growth. She believes in a collaborative approach to therapy, working closely with clients and their families to develop tailored treatment plans that address their needs and goals.

Outside of work, she is an active volunteer with Action for Happiness, facilitating both in-person and online group sessions on happiness. She enjoys the outdoors, yoga, and animals, having worked with rescued animals at a children’s show.

She has previously worked in healthcare strategy and operations, and her work has been published in peer-reviewed medical journals.

She provides therapy in English.

Psychologists

Dr. Sanveen Kang

Director & Lead Clinical Psychologist

Samantha Ng

Principal Counselling Psychologist & Therapy Lead

Veronika Schindler

Senior Clinical Psychologist

Aneesha Sathiananthan

Senior Educational and Developmental Psychologist

Benjamin Low

Senior Clinical Psychologist

Sonya Branson

Clinical Psychologist

Psychotherapists/Counsellors/Coaches

Giana Sharma

Counsellor/Psychotherapist

Diandra Andersen

Counsellor & Health Coach

Christabel See

Psychotherapist

Ho Yan Lin

Counsellor & Psychotherapist

Stephanie Lee

Case Manager & Counsellor-in-training

Art Psychotherapists

Joshua Tan

Senior Psychotherapist & Art Psychotherapist

Michelle Baraba

Psychotherapist & Art Psychotherapist

Choi Young Jin

Psychotherapist & Art Psychotherapist

Occupational Therapists

Kaitlin Morgan

Principal Occupational Therapist & Head of Allied Health Services

Susan Ferguson

Principal Occupational Therapist

Abelle Wee

Senior Occupational Therapist

Claire Soh

Occupational Therapist

Speech & Language Therapists

Azealia Kadir

Principal Speech and Language Therapist

Blakesley Orr

Senior Speech and Language Therapist

Kerensa Chew

Speech and Language Therapist

Educational Therapists

Mathana Balan

Senior Educational Therapist

Dr. Zainab Shaukat

Senior ADHD Coach & Educational Therapist