Counsellors

Carney, Yip Man Wai (Hong Kong)

In which country you are residing now:
Hong Kong

Availability for counselling:
Sunday(am, pm and evening)
Something particular about you:
Being a counseling psychologist traninee, I am passionate to see the growth of my clinent in a holistic base, assist them building their new perspectives under self-awareness to see the world, and assist them to achieve the balance of life and optimum self under strength based processing are my aspirations.
The approaches that I would normally applied are CBT together with schema therapy, CCPT incorporated with directive behavioural or psycholodynamic approach. Career Counseling together with strength based career assessment. Mindfulness approach and Psycholodynamic approach together with Adler’s approach.
Languages:
Chinese, English, conversational Putonghua
Academic Background:
Bachelor of Art in Accountancy (City U), Master of Psychology (HKSYU), Master in Counseling (HKU), Master in Counseling Psychology (Final year HKSYU)
Professional Training:
Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (8 week certificate course), Mindfulkids, Coach and Master Coach (total 36 hours in 12 weeks certificate course), Hypnotherapy (9 months, 16 hours per weeks, including practicum hours certificate course)
Professional Status / Membership:
Graduate Member, HKPS, Full Member, HKPCA, Mindfulness Teacher, IMMA, Hypnotherapist, NGH, DFA Floral Arranger, Fellow, ACCA
Working Experience:
COUNSELLING-RELATED WORKING EXPERIENCES
3/2020-present Private practicing, Heart Inception (previously known as Mind & Heart Company Limited)
Rsponsibilities: Conducted individual and group counselling; administered and interpreted screening assessments
Client issues: Anxiety, Attention-Deficit/ Hyperactivity Disorder, Autistic Spectrum Disorder, grief, family dynamic, parenting, career development; developed an 8-session Mindfulness course for children under MindfulKids structure.

8/2019-2/2020 Private practicing under supervision of qualified HKPCA supervisor, Mind & Heart Company Limited
Responsibilities: Conducted individual and group counselling; administered and interpreted screening assessments
Client issues: Anxiety, Attention-Deficit/ Hyperactivity Disorder, Autistic Spectrum Disorder, grief, family dynamic, parenting, career development
Clinical Supervisor: Ms Winnie Lee & Ms Sharon Chau Sau Lan

OTHER WORKING EXPERIENCES
1997-present Auditing, Accounting & Financial management
Deloitte Touch Tomasu
Dairy Farm Company Limited
Signal Communication Limited
Draco Company Limited
Manulife International Limited
Responsibilities: Provide auditing and business advisory services to clients, maintaining company’s financial account and annual reports printing, deliver project enhancement, supervising subordinates and coordinating financial related job tasks, financial risk assessment etc.

Expertise /Interest in Counselling:
Child Play Therapy, Parenting, Anxiety, Depression, Phobia, Personality Disorder, Relationship issue. Counseling group in mindfulness for child and adults / parents.