Ms. Yvonne Yuen

Yvonne YuenYvonne is a Director of the Asia Pacific Certification Board. She is concurrently a Psychotherapist with Promises Health Care Pte Ltd and the Programme Director at Promises Pte Ltd, a mental health & addictions consulting and training company established to help healthcare professionals and individuals in Singapore. She focuses on providing counselling intervention for persons recovering from addictions.

With over 25 years of experience working in Multi National Companies, such as Floor Drilling, Hewlett Packard, DMG Securities, Bank of America, OCBC, etc., in various administrative, support and management roles, Yvonne has over the last five years become more actively involved in and focused on addiction counselling.

An active member of the Lions Club of Singapore City since its inception in 1988, Yvonne participated in numerous service projects and fund-raising activities that benefited charities. She had chaired and co-chaired the Children’s Charities Christmas Fairs in 1994-96. As District Chairman for Youth Exchange, she spearheaded the international exchange of youth with the goal of international understanding. In addition, Yvonne served as Club President in 1994-95, and Club Secretary in 1992-93, 1993-94 and 1999-2000. Having served on the Management Board of the Club and the Lions Home for the Elders as Director for many years, Yvonne has vast experience in corporate governance and the operations of voluntary welfare organisations.

Yvonne has a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Southern Queensland, and a Master in Social Science (Counselling) degree from the University of South Australia. She is a Certified Gambling Addiction Therapist accredited by The Association of Professional Substance Abuse Therapists (APSAC).