Adeline Tan

Adeline Tan, Masters of Arts Counselling

Registered Counsellor (SAC)

Senior Counsellor

About Adeline

Adeline is a specialist trauma counsellor, couples counsellor and marriage therapist that helps couples resolve issues, and facilitate healing and change to improve relationships. Her other clinical experience include working with children and adults. She is experienced in working with individuals with anxiety, panic disorder, depression, obsessive, compulsive disorder, borderline personality, narcisstic personality, family and relationship issues, sexual trauma, post-traumatic stress disorder, domestic violence, physical and emotional abuse, grief, life transitions.

Adeline is passionate and energize to support clients in their journey, taking an empathetic, client-focused and empowering approach to heighten self-awareness and understanding.  She believes in building and enlarging client’s ability and capacity during the journey to address client’s present challenges while also enable and prepare them to handle life situations across their life stages.

Adeline has been practicing as a Counsellor since 2016.  Prior to that, she was working in the Corporate world for almost 20 years where she realizes and sees many life demands that caused psychological and emotional distress and challenges, are not being attended to.  This has inspired her to join the people helping professional community.

Adeline has experience in working with clients across all age groups, children, teenager, young adult, adult, parent-child, couple and elderly.  She has experience in helping clients with mental health issues, emotional issues, intrapersonal/interpersonal issues, experiences of emotional neglect, abuse and trauma, self-identity issues, loss and bereavement, family violence, stress and anger management, parent-child relationship and life stage transition adaptation challenges. 

Adeline holds a Masters of Arts (Counselling) degree and Masters of Management.  She is also a Registered Counsellor with Singapore Association for Counselling.  Adeline has obtained certification from the International Association of Trauma Professional as a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional level II and Certified Child and Adolescent Trauma Professional.

Certifications and Qualifications

Registered Counsellor, Singapore Association for Counseelling

Clinical Member, Singapore Association for Counselling

Certified Clinical Trauma Professional (Level II), Evergreen Certification

Certified Children and Adolescent Trauma Professional, Evergreen Certification

Master of Arts in Counselling, TCA College, Singapore

Focused Population

Couples, Adult, Youth, Children, Parent-Child


Trauma, couples counselling, marriage therapy, anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, depression, self esteem, phase of life transitions, work stress, burnout, academic/school stress, bullying, personality disorders, relationships, workplace harassment, parenting challenges and problems, anger management, care-giver stress, domestic violence and abuse, and social anxiety.

Therapeutic Approach

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Solutions Focused Behavioural Therapy, Emotional Focused Therapy, Person-Centered Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Dialectical Behavioural Therapy, Behavioural Therapy, Mindfulness training, Trauma Informed Therapy, Narrative Therapy, Gottman Method.