Wynne Wong
Counsellor

B Comm (UNSW) , LLB (UNSW)

Grad Dip Counselling (ACAP)

MASS Counselling (ACAP)

Member of Hong Kong Professional Counselling Association

Wynne graduated from the University of New South Wales, Australia, with a Bachelor of Commerce and a Bachelor of Laws.  After working in the legal and banking fields for several years, Wynne decided to pursue her passion in therapeutic work and subsequently obtained her Post Graduate Diploma in Counselling and Master of Applied Social Science (Counselling) with the Australian College of Applied Psychology.


She is experienced in working with adults, couples and children. With her prior experiences in the commercial world, she understands the stresses and struggles faced by managerial executives and professionals.  She also works with expatriates in Hong Kong and Asia who do not have adequate personal support and experience difficulties in adjusting to the new culture.


She is particularly experienced in helping individuals to actualise their potential, enhance their self-awareness and confidence and gain clarity in their personal goals. She believes that we are stronger and more resourceful than we perceive ourselves. As we slowly discard our old beliefs and habits and develop positive routines, we become more resilient in handling the stresses in life and become a happier person.  Our enhanced emotional well-being also helps us to build more harmonious and authentic relationships with others.


Wynne is gifted in connecting with children and teenagers. She believes that every child is unique and each has an inner jewel within, awaiting our discovery.  She is particularly experienced in working with children with emotional, behavioral and developmental needs. She believes that there are always reasons for children to behave or react in certain ways. As we learn to discover the underlying causes and develop positive parenting practices, children are better able to regulate their emotions and behaviour.   


Being a naturally patient and creative counsellor, Wynne adopts a variety of therapeutic techniques, tailored for the specific needs of each individual.  She also offers workshops for stress relieve in the corporate setting.  Her life experience and passion in developing her second career as a counsellor makes her very all-rounded in providing support and guidance to diverse cultural groups and professionals in all walks of life.



She offers online counselling to people who may not be able to attend face-to-face counselling due to work and family commitments or other geographical restrictions.  

She is fluent in Cantonese and English.

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Training of Wynne

 

  • An Introduction to Family Therapy by Ms. Jacqueline McDiarmid (Family Therapist)

  • Working with Couples in Crisis by Ms. Jacqueline McDiarmid (Family Therapist)

  • Working with School Refusals by Ms. Jacqueline McDiarmid (Family Therapist)
     

  • Basic Certificate Course in Family Therapy, Asian Academy of Family Therapy

  • Play Therapy Essentials for All by Dr. Jodi Mullen (APT RPT-S)

  • Common Challenges in Play Therapy by Dr. Jodi Mullen (APT RPT-S)

  • Play Therapy Approaches and Techniques for Children with Autism (APT RPT-S) by Dr. Robert Jason Grant (APT RPT-S)

  • Kids Who Come into The Playroom: Anger in The Playroom by Dianna Green (APT  RPT-S)

  • Death and Play Therapy by Allan Gonsher (APT RPT-S)

  • The Neuropsychological Challenges of the Special Needs Child by Dr. Esther B Hess (APT RPT-S)
     

  • A Developmental Relational Play Therapy Approach for the Special Needs Child Including Autism Spectrum Disorder and Sensory Processing Challenges by Dr. Esther B Hess (APT RPT-S)
     

  • Play Therapy for Childhood Trauma, Sexual Abuse and Directive Play Therapy Intervention by Ms. Sueann Kenney-Noziska (APT RPT-S)
     

  • Child Development and Play Therapy in Clinical Perspective
    by Ms. Mui Carmen Cheuk (APT RPT-S)

     

  • Child-centered Play Therapy Training and Practicum Certificate by Ms. Lottie Lau
     

  • Child-centered Group Play Therapy: Introduction Training Certificate by Ms. Lottie Lau
     

  • Directive Group Play Therapy for the Treatment of ADHD, Low Self-Esteem and Traumatized Children Training Course Certificate by Norma Leben (APT RPT-S)
     

  • Object Relations Play Therapy Certificate by Dr. Helen Benedict (APT RPT-S)

Message from Wynne

 

"Life is a commitment to ourselves for inner growth. We might not be able to control certain life situations but we can shift our perspectives and gain insights to those situations. I am happy to accompany you in your journey to search for more inner peace and happiness."

Wynne’s favourite quotes


“Every student can learn, just not on the same day or in the same way.” - Geroge Evans


“All endings are also beginnings, we just don’t know it at the time.” - Mitch Albom


“Happiness is not something ready-made. It comes from your own actions.” - Dalai Lama XIV


“Don’t let yesterday use up too much of today.” - Will Rogers


“How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.” - Wayne W. Dyer

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