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Good News for all VWOs!

We are pleased to announce that the SAC Counselling Symposium 2015 has received pre-approval for VCF Funding for eligible Staff and Volunteers (Singaporeans and PRs) of NCSS member VWOs and MSF-funded VWOs!

The pre-approved funding is at 80% of the Registration fee of $458.00. Applicants only need to pay $91.60 for the 2-day Symposium. VCF Local Training Fund Application is to be made through the VWO Corner at least ONE month before the date of the Symposium. Please send the approval email from VCF to as proof of eligibility for VCF Funding when submitting your application through the Symposium website

We look forward to seeing you at the Symposium – Organising Committee.

We are pleased to have Dr Amy Khor, Senior Minister of State for the Ministry of Health and Ministry of Manpower  as our Guest of Honour at the SAC Counselling Symposium 2015. Members are encouraged to visit the Symposium website at to view the programmes, the Keynote Speakers, the other presenters and exciting topics that have been lined up just for you.

Registration is filling up fast and members and counselling practitioners are encouraged to register quickly. Click here for the Registration details.

The aim of this Counselling Symposium is to bring together counsellors, psychotherapists, and related mental health and educational professionals in Singapore and the ASEAN Region to discuss the progressive and emerging trends in counselling practice. This SAC Counselling Symposium will also showcase the Singapore Association for Counselling as we celebrate our 33rdAnniversary!

Following are some of the highlights of the SAC Counselling Symposium 2015:

1.   the new SAC Membership categories recently approved by the Registry of Societies, (you would have already received an official letter on your new category of membership).

2.   the establishment of 2 new Boards for the Register of Counsellors and the Course Recognition of Training Providers, and

3.   the Official Launch of the SAC Ethics Manual of Procedures by our Guest of Honour, Dr Amy Khor.

The venue for the SAC Counselling Symposium 2015 is The Academia, 20 College Road, Singapore sponsored by the National Cancer Centre Singapore.

The EXCO and Organising Committee look forward to seeing you there!


  • JOIN US AND REGISTER NOW FOR THE SAC COUNSELLING SYMPOSIUM 2015 : EVIDENCE INFORMED PRACTICE “Towards a Better State of Well-Being”. Click here to visit the website.