“Pain doesn’t tell you when you ought to stop. Pain is the little voice in your head that tries to hold you back because it knows if you continue you will change.”
- Kobe Bryant
Agatha boasts over a decade of corporate expertise within the dynamic landscape of the e-commerce industry, having contributed her skills across diverse realms such as marketing and human resources. Her professional journey has been enriched by extensive travel throughout Southeast Asia, fostering a deep appreciation for the intricacies of various cultures and an acute sensitivity to the diverse tapestry of nationalities.
Motivated by a personal journey through depression and anxiety, Agatha discovered a profound interest in counselling and psychology. Overcoming a challenging bout of postpartum depression fuelled her commitment to self-discovery and personal growth, prompting her to pursue additional education in counselling. Her firm belief in the inherent strength and resilience within every individual propels her mission to guide clients through challenges, facilitating a path to more fulfilling lives.
Agatha is dedicated to establishing a secure and compassionate space for her clients. Recognizing the uniqueness of each individual, she employs an eclectic therapy approach, tailoring her methods to suit the specific needs of her clients. Drawing from a diverse set of modalities such as PCT (person-centred therapy), CBT (cognitive behavioural therapy), psychodynamic therapy, and narrative therapy, she aims to provide a holistic and personalized counseling experience.
In her role as a trainee counselor, Agatha has engaged with clients facing a spectrum of challenges, including depression, anxiety, parenting burnout, work burnout, childhood trauma, and relationship issues. Her special emphasis on supporting parents is complemented by ongoing training in mindfulness, a tool she eagerly anticipates incorporating into her practice to enhance client support.
Beyond her professional endeavors, Agatha finds solace and joy in reading, leisurely walks, and travel adventures. At the heart of her world are her two young children, with whom she delights in playful moments, adding a layer of warmth and authenticity to her multifaceted life.
Postgraduate Diploma in Counseling Psychology
Bachelor of Social Sciences
Singapore Association for Counselling (SAC) (pending approval)
Reviews for Agatha
Agatha has been someone I'm comfortable with. I felt like she actually cared and genuinely took interest in my wellbeing. It's quite rare to find someone as professional and warm as her. I would say she had been the right fit for me