Alvin Seng is a counsellor at WE CARE with specialisations in Sex, Porn and Love addictions. He facilitates group therapy sessions including SMART and the NOCOSO (Non-Contact Sexual Offending) programme - a group therapy programme designed to help individuals with non-contact sexual offending compulsive behaviours.
Alvin holds a Master of Counselling from Monash University as well as a Diploma in Compulsive Sexual Behaviour and Sex Addiction. He is trained in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, and is a Certified Self-Management Recovery Training (SMART) Facilitator. He is also a Certified Clinical Trauma Specialist, a Clinical Member with the Singapore Association for Counselling (SAC), a Professional Associate with the College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists and a recognised member of The Association for the Treatment of Sexual Addiction and Compulsivity (ATSAC).
Before embarking on his career at WE CARE, Alvin was a counsellor at the Singapore Anglican Community Services and a case manager at Boys’ Town. He has extensive experience in case management and crisis management, including reunification work with children/young-persons (CYP).
WE CARE has a support group called “Family and Friends Support Group”. Facilitated by WE CARE counsellors, this group is meant for caregivers, spouses, partners, family members or friends affected by an addicted loved one.
"Family & Friends" teaches effective strategies for self-care and how to cope with the recovering addict. The support group focuses on changing the way you interact with the recovering loved one. Using the CRAFT Model and SMART Recovery tools, we will touch on important topics that family members and friends experience, including:
The goals for "Family & Friends" are
"Family & Friends" takes place twice a month. For details, check out the schedule here.
If you are an affected caregiver. family member or friend and you wish to attend "Family & Friends", call: 3165 8017 or email to: email@example.com to register.
SMART stands for Self-Management & Recovery Training. Participants learn tools for addiction recovery based on the latest scientific research and participate in a world-wide community which includes free, self-empowering, science-based mutual help groups. All facilitators are registered SMART Recovery Facilitators.
SMART is an ongoing closed group and caters to individuals with a history of addiction. Interested participants are required to undergo a clinical intake before attending SMART Recovery.
If interested, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Details of the schedule for SMART can be found here
Mindfulness For Recovery
Mindfulness for Recovery is an open group to learn and practice mindfulness. Mindfulness helps participants to break away from their own destructive habitual patterns. All facilitators have personal experience practising mindfulness. This group is catered for people with a history of addictions, reactive behaviours and/or mood disorders.
Details of the schedule for Mindfulness can be found here
To register: call 3165 8017 or email email@example.com