Counselling - Ho Chi Minh City

Our Counsellor offers confidential support to individuals, couples, and families, and works closely with our medical team, taking a holistic approach to the maintenance of mental, emotional, and physical well-being.

Our Counsellor provides care for both adults, children, youth & families. She can provide counselling for adults in English language and children in either English or Vietnamese.

Counselling can help adults to deal with life's difficulties. Counselling can help you:

• Cope with a bereavement or relationship breakdown
• Cope with redundancy or work-related stress
• Explore issues such as sexual identity
• Deal with issues preventing you achieving your ambitions
• Deal with feelings of depression or sadness, and have a more positive outlook on life
• Deal with feelings of anxiety, helping you worry less about things  
• Understand yourself and your problems better
• Feel more confident
• Develop a better understanding of other people's points of view.
We are skilled at working with kids & teenagers from 3 years (verbal) to 18 years with (but not limited to) the following issues:

• School problems:  Peer pressure/Bullying
• Trauma:  abuse, neglect, domestic violence situations
• Adjustment/transitions
• Grief/loss
• Depression
• Anxiety
• Sleep problems
• Fears/phobias
• Anger management
• Asperger’s/autism spectrum
• Social skills
• Low self-esteem
• Family issues (divorce, social, parenting, etc.)

We provide age-appropriate play therapy for young children, and uses a large variety of techniques in working with all other age groups.  We can also provide education, support and culturally-appropriate consultation to parents and guardians regarding parenting, developmental issues, as well as the full range of other questions regarding children's problem behaviors.  We like to work from a strengths perspective, building and capitalizing on what children and families already do well, while teaching new cognitive behavioral skills and tools to compensate and address social, emotional or behavioral stressors.

As specialists at Family Medical Practice we can refer or consult with other professionals (physicians, teachers, specialists, etc.) to ensure proper medication management and/or school success.  All personal information is completely private and confidential. If there are any issues not listed here in which you need services, please feel free to ask. 


95 Thao Dien Street, District 2, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Tel:           +84 8 3744 2000