Greetings! CHEERS (cheer-us) is a team of Educational Psychologist, Counsellors, Educational Therapists and Academic Specialists based in Singapore.
CHEERS is unique as we combine educational psychology in our academic intervention services!
We work with:
As a child specialist centre, we also liaise closely with hospital personnels, school personnels, occupational therapists, speech and language therapists, and parents.
At CHEERS, we pride ourselves for teaching skills that can be measured and transferable to our client’s school and home environments.
Ming YingEducational Psychologist/ Therapist
Ms Ming Ying is a registered educational psychologist (SPS) and therapist (RETA). She graduated with distinctions from the NTU Master of Arts (Applied Psychology) Programme. As a former MOE teacher, she accumulated more than 10 years of teaching experiences in mainstream and special schools. She had served at Pathlight before joining School of the Arts (SOTA). Ming Ying is trained in Orton-Gillingham, ABA and TEACCH Approaches. In her free time, she conducts assessments at the DAS, Mindchamps Allied Care and Carecorner, lectures at the College of Allied Educators and is a NIE supervisor to AED trainees.
VictorCounsellor/ Educational Therapist
Mr Victor is a teacher at a special school for the past 5 years. He holds a Masters in Counselling qualification. Victor has extensive experience working with children and teenagers such as Autism Spectrum Disorder, Aspergers Syndrome and ADHD. Mr Victor is a patient and nurturing individual whom believes in using the fun element to engage his students in learning.
Ms Mel is an ex-MOE and current special needs educator specializing in the teaching of English at the primary level. She has more than 14 years of experience, previously working in mainstream schools and an Autism-focused special school. Ms Mel is a well-trained teacher with a General Diploma in Education and a Degree in Special Education. Her students find her to be a dedicated and patient teacher. She is confident in guiding children on the autism spectrum and those with multiple learning difficulties.
Ms Yin FungCounsellor/ Academic Specialist
Ms Yin Fung has a Bachelor in Counselling and a Diploma in Learning Disorder Management and Child Psychology. She enjoys working with children and adolescents and has been an enrichment teacher and private tutor with more than 10 years of teaching experience. Ms Yin Fung specialises in the teaching of English and Chinese. She is a firm and responsible teacher who earns the respect of her students.
Ms AllenaAcademic Specialist
Allena has a Masters in Psychology of Education and a Specialist Diploma in Learning Differences. She has 5 years of experience in teaching and is passionate about helping children with various learning difficulties. She believes that every child learns differently and she is equipped with various teaching strategies to help them.
Ms NabilahAcademic Specialist
Ms Nabilah has a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and a Diploma in Child Psychology. She enjoys working with children from pre-school to primary school levels. She has been giving specialised tuitions and teaching in enrichment centres for the past 7 years. With her background in teaching and child psychology, she hopes to make lessons engaging and help children learn better.
CHEERS provide quality psychological assessments for your child’s needs. Whether it is an enquiry into cognitive functioning and giftedness, academic attainment, attention issues, emotional control, adaptive functioning or social skills, CHEERS can deliver. CHEERS psychological reports are widely accepted by hospitals and government ministries e.g. MOE and Mindef.
- Building Self-Confidence
- Motivation and Resiliency training
- Coping with school related stress and anxiety (e.g. peers, test and exams)
- Social Skills training (e.g. start and end a conversation, giving personal space and taking perspective)
Turn taking video link 1
Benefits for all children link 2
Our academic specialists are well trained to work with children and teenagers with diverse needs. We make lessons fun and engaging to maximize learning.
- All subjects – Primary and Secondary
- Schoolwork and Homework guidance
- Understanding concept thinking process
- Strategies for Tests and Examinations
Is educational therapy = tuition? link 1
Teaching to inspire. link 2
Counselling is providing a listening ear without judgment or giving solutions. Sometimes we all need someone to listen to us and acknowledge our existence. By asking the right questions or reflecting your child’s thoughts, our counsellor can guide your child to a happier and more meaningful path.
- School Acceptance not Refusal
- Anxiety and/or Depression Management
- Anger/ Emotional Control Management
- Building Self-Confidence
- Friendship/Social Skills Management
- Sibling/Family Counselling
- Parent’s Skills Training
Counselling works link 1
Video: Jack’s story link 2
For your reference, the following are a list of school and external agencies we have liaised with:
Anglo-Chinese School (Barker Road)
Anglo-Chinese School (Junior)
Cantonment Primary School
CHIJ (Our Lady Queen of Peace)
Evergreen Primary School
Fu Chun Primary School
Henry Park Primary School
Keming Primary School
Methodist Girls’ School
Nanhua Primary School
Nanyang Primary School
Palm View Primary School
Qifa Primary School
Raffles Girls Primary School
Tao Nan School
Unity Primary School
Waterway Primary School
Westwood Primary School
Yew Tee Primary School
Balestier Hill Secondary School
Regent Secondary School
Presbyterian High School
Spectra Secondary School
St. Andrew Secondary School
Swiss Cottage Secondary School
ARC – WeCAN
School of the Arts (Singapore)
HPB – Child Guidance Clinic
MCYC Community Services
Dyslexia Association of Singapore – RETA
Olive Tree Development Centre
ACE @ Work
Pebble Place Child Development Centre
Children’s Cancer Foundation
College of Allied Educators
NUH – Children’s Clinic
One World International School
Society for the Promotion of ADHD Research and Knowledge (SPARK)
Singapore International School – Hong Kong
In the maxim that every child matters, CHEERS aims to provide quality services for children with diverse needs.
CHEERS current psycho-educational assessment rate is $600 per test while our intervention/counselling rates is between $120-$180 for an individual session.
We provide a variety of psychological assessments
Our academic intervention services are suitable for children and youths who
Our counselling services are suitable for children and youths who
At CHEERS, we believe in serving our clients whole-heartedly. There is no hidden charges – no registration, report nor material fee required!
Call or whatsapp @ 8495 5465 to book an assessment date/ trial lesson/ consultation.
Send us an enquiry through our online form and we will get back to you on the same working day!
Main Office: Blk 133 Jurong Gateway Road #04-301 S600133
Other Offices: Spazio Kovan (weekdays) and Medini Malaysia (weekends)
Home-Based Sessions Available Island Wide
Mon to Fri: 10am-9pm
Closed on Public Holidays.
As our sessions are back to back, please make an appointment @ 8495 5465 before visiting.