Areas of Expertise
Dr. Sam has specialized training and experience in the assessment and treatment of a full range of mental health issues, including:
East meets West
Throughout her career, Dr. Sam has developed and maintained an approach that harmonises eastern practices of mindfulness and meditation with contemporary western approaches to psychotherapy. Dr. Sam utilises a technique that integrates mindful awareness with clinical hypnosis when treating a variety of disorders and has found this mode of treatment to be very beneficial to her patients.
Committed to life-long learning, Dr. Sam strives to engage with the latest treatment techniques. As well as individual sessions, she enjoys facilitating regular mindfulness groups, and utilises mindfulness practice in her own busy life. Dr Sam has worked extensively with individuals who have been sexually, physically and emotionally abused from different cultural background and age group.
Dr Sam utilises a variety of intervention including Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) and Clinical Hypnosis with many of her clients. She also utilises Psychodynamic approaches, Sensorimotor Psychotherapy, Psychosensory Therapy and Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR) for dealing with traumatic life experiences and helping them make sense of their stories.