Speaker Profile

Dr

Yat Peng Chew

Principal Counsellor, O’Joy Limited

Chew Yat Peng is a registered counsellor with SAC and a registered social worker with SASW. She graduated with a PhD in Biochemistry from the Institute of Cancer Research, London, UK, a Specialist Diploma in Counselling and Guidance from Temasek Polytechnic, Singapore and a Master of Social Work from Singapore University of Social Sciences. She began her career in social services in 2001 and joined O’Joy in 2009. She is currently a Principal Counsellor at O’Joy Limited, providing counselling and clinical case management services for older persons and their caregivers, as well as adults with depression and/or anxiety. She trains and supervises para-counsellors who pay regular home visits and provide psycho-emotional support for older persons and/or their caregivers.