Speaker Profile

Ms

Porsche Poh

Executive Director, Silver Ribbon, Singapore

Ms Porsche Poh currently serves as the Executive Director of Silver Ribbon (Singapore) and holds several other portfolios, namely, Board Member of World Federation for Mental Health, Social Service Fellow, Associate Trainer of Civil Service College and Mental Health First Aid Trainer, certified by Mental Health First Aid Australia & Mental Health First Aid Singapore.

To promote mental health literacy, she launched four publications, including Mental Health Revolution – Making Things Happen (2011), Mental Health Matters: Handbook for Grassroots Leaders (2015), Mind: Your Business (2015) and Get Started: Investing in Mental Health @ Workplace (2017). In addition, she has presented at local & overseas mental health conferences and shared her views on mental health issues on radio programmes including 95.8FM & 96.3FM and responds to queries posted by the listeners.

For her contribution in mental health advocacy & promotion, she received a list of awards including The Outstanding Young Persons of Singapore (TOYP) Award from the Junior Chamber International (2008), Community of Practice Mental Health Champion from the Social Service Training Institute (2013), Singapore Woman Award (2013), and Social Service Fellowship Award from NCSS (2016).