Timothy Chua

Mr Timothy Chua

Senior Lecturer, Social Work Programme

S R Nathan School of Human Development

Tel: +65 6248 0396

Email: dGltb3RoeWNodWFobEBzdXNzLmVkdS5zZw==

Educational Qualifications

  • 2012

    Master of Arts in Applied Psychology (Counselling Specialisation) – National Institute of Education

  • 2009

    Master of Social Science in Professional Counselling, Swinburne University of Technology, Specialisation in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

  • 1995

    Bachelor of Arts in Social Work and Psychology, Pass with Merit, National University of Singapore

Academic and Professional Experience

  • 2010 - 2016

    Principal Medical Social Worker, Ng Teng Fong General Hospital, Jurong Health Services

  • 2005 - 2010

    Senior Medical Social Worker, National Healthcare Group Polyclinics

  • 1999 - 2005

    Senior Medical Social Worker, National Heart Centre

  • 1997 - 1999

    Social Worker, Youth Guidance (branch of Singapore Youth For Christ)

  • 1995 - 1997

    Social Worker, Students Care Services

2012 - Present
Clinical Member, Singapore Association of Counsellors

2006 - Present
Registered Social Worker, Singapore Association of Social Workers (RSW00-10)

Organising Committee – The 8th International Conference on Social Work in Health and Mental Health

2012 - 2013
Social work consultation with Home Nursing Foundation

Emotional Wellness and Spirituality

Systemic and Integrative Model of one’s thoughts, feelings, and behaviours

Oral Abstract Presentation: THL Chua. Spirituality and Emotional Distress (Submission ID#16813). The 7th International Conference on Social Work in Health and Mental Health, Los Angeles, California, 23-27 June 2013.

Oral Presentation: THL Chua. Social Work Intervention in Total Wellness. Inaugural Medical Social Work Research Interest Group Symposium, Singapore, 25 September 2010.

Oral Abstract Presentation: THL Chua. The Role of Behavioural Therapy in Obesity Management (1151). 38th European Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies (EABCT) Annual Congress, 10 – 13 Sept 2008, Helsinki, Finland.

THL Chua, Behavioural Modification for Obese Patients – A Personal Reflection (P40). Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Healthcare Transformation: Primary Care Focus. Annals of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore Volume 37 (Supplement), Number 5, May 2008.

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